Irrigation Technician (EH-8401)
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: – 2-4 years of experience in irrigation related field- Pesticide Applicator License (can be acquired after hire)- Experience in potato operations, preferred- A working knowledge of electrical and mechanical repair and maintenance procedures is a real plus for this position- The ability to work with computers, tablets, and other technology in your daily routine- Self-starting and able to work independently- Detail oriented and goal driven- Have a valid driver's license with a clean driving record JOB DESCRIPTION: Hansen Agri-PLACEMENT is searching for an Irrigation Technician for a central Wisconsin farm for daily operation, maintenance and repair of the irrigation equipment. The technician will coordinate fertigation and irrigation adjustments as requested, calibrate equipment and products used and troubleshoot and problem solve on daily irrigation route. Need someone who's is consciously aware and educated about the watering needs of crops and soil. Off-season duties include repair and maintenance of irrigation equipment and farm equipment, assisting with seed cutting, planting and harvest operations, as assigned. Throughout the year this person will assist in the shipping and handling of the potato crop and other duties as assigned by the Irrigation Manager. The Irrigation Technician work schedule is highly dependent on the time of year and weather conditions. Employees will be expected to work as needed, which will require flexibility during irrigation and harvest seasons; winter hours scheduled with adequate flexibility. Must be able to lift 50-75 pounds and up to 100 pounds occasionally. Must be able to clearly understand verbal and written communications, intentionally safe, professional and respectful to others. BENEFITS: Health Insurance, 401k, Earned Paid Time Off, 5 Paid Holidays, Work Vehicle 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.