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Irrigator I

Jackson Family Wines

Geyserville, CA

Job Description:

General Description of Duties:

This person will operate and maintain all forms of Irrigation Systems, including: drip, macro, and micro sprinklers.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:(works with all forms of irrigation including drip and sprinkler):

•  Check for leaks and maintains and repairs sprinklers before frost.
•  Maintain irrigation systems (filters, sprinklers heads, drip systems, etc....).
•  Assist with irrigation systems repairs (uncovering problem).
•  Assist with fertilizer injection and applications.
•  Must be able to operate an ATV.
•  Must follow all of the company's safety rules and regulations at all times.
•  Directly perform the duty or repairing all systems.
•  Will be responsible for the correct utilization of all pumps/filters/injectors.
•  Is responsible for the maintenance of all irrigation equipment
•  Is responsible for providing a safe and clean working environment around his workstation which includes: pumps, reservoirs, filters, wells, etc.
•  Must be able to read and write in order to maintain proper records, as well as utilization of a calculator.
•  Will work with little to no supervision.
•  Operates pumps and perform all levels of maintenance.
•  Troubleshoot and identifies what the specific parts are needed for repair.
•  Responsible for all irrigation related duties.
•  Reading maps and identifying material needed for new system installation.
•  Pressure bomb reading.
•  Data collection, cluster count, petiole sampling, sugar sampling.
•  Responsible for keeping all records for all tasks performed by his department.
•  Computer inputting for all records.
•  General operation of trencher and low skilled tractor operations.
•  California driver's license.

Immediate Staff:

Oversees small installation crew.

Experience and Training:

In order to perform this job successfully, an individual needs to be able to performs the following duties:

•  Operate an ATV (safely).
•  Operate pickup (safely).
•  Must be able to read and write (English a plus).
•  Maintain safety, quality, and efficiency, at a job at a high level.
•  Will need two (2) or more years' experience and/or learn the position quickly by meansof on the job training.

Physical Demands and Work Environment:

In addition, the employee will be exposed to potential hazardous working conditions. (i.e. trenches, equipment, materials (large pipe), high water pressures, chemicals/fertilizers, and drip line cleaners (e.g. chlorine).

Additional Information:

Job Posted:
Tuesday, September 10th
Type of Work:
Full Time
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