Irrigation Manager (KG-7830)
PLEASE NOTE: We will not reply if your resume does not meet position requirements. Please understand your education and experience must match our job listings for you to be considered. You must be a U.S. Citizen or a Permanent Resident to be considered for any U.S. positions. There is NO closing date on this position. This position will remain open until a suitable candidate is found. QUALIFICATIONS: – Certifications such as (CAIS) Certified Agricultural Irrigation Specialist is desirable- Basic mechanical and electrical aptitude- Experience in equipment management, irrigation, basic agronomy, budgeting, record keeping, and Microsoft software programs- Must be very hands on and willing to spend a lot of time outdoors in varying weather conditions- Must be fluent in English, bilingual English/Spanish is desirable but not required- Good organizational and analytical skill set in working through problem solving- Positive attitude with high integrity to work as a team or individual projects JOB DESCRIPTION: Hansen Agri-PLACEMENT is seeking an experienced Irrigation Manager to oversee the use of water resources to maintain healthy soil and crops in Idaho. Responsibilities include preparing water budgets, creating irrigation schedules, measuring water usage and monitoring plant health. The Irrigation Manager also develops a maintenance schedule for the irrigation system and work closely with the Farm Managers and other personnel to implement the schedule. Must professionally represent the company by communicating with all clients/vendors regarding status of systems, water conservation recommendations, proper watering schedules, etc. Applicants must have a strong work ethic, be self-motivated, able to multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment. Any industry licenses or certifications are a plus. CCA and additional IPM, Agronomy, experience working with Potatoes and/or Sugar beets will be a plus. Salary is determined by experience, character, stability, and references. Great location to raise a family with good schools, roads, shopping, and additional employment opportunity if spouse is looking for work. BENEFITS: Funds for Individualized Healthcare for Self/Family, IRA with Company Match, Vehicle or Vehicle Allowance, Other Benefits are Negotiable ALL INQUIRIES ARE KEPT CONFIDENTIAL. NO FEES TO APPLICANTS.If you feel that you are not a candidate for this position, but know someone who is, we do offer a Referral Bonus if we place your referral into this position.Apply for this job.