Aquaflo Irrigation is a family-run business that specialises in irrigation, water tanks, and pumps. Providing water management services to the residential, rural, and commercial sectors in both ACT and South-East NSW.
We are seeking a highly motivated Irrigation Technician to join our growing team on a full-time basis. This role is primarily responsible for ongoing daily maintenance and repair of irrigation systems, and irrigation installation projects as needed. You will be required to work across the ACT and surrounding regions, providing strong technical abilities and support, whilst adhering to WHS policies and procedures. This role may be required to undertake other duties in support of Aquaflo Irrigation from time to time.
Duties include but are not limited to:
Maintenance/ diagnosis/ repair of irrigation systems
Installation of new residential, rural, and commercial irrigation systems of various size
Repairs to irrigation system, pipes and irrigation heads as needed.
Performs regular stock control checks and advises logistics of stock needs
Automated irrigation systems
Basic low voltage fault finding
Carry out installation of irrigation pump/filtration stations
Interpret irrigation installation drawings
Maintain a clean and safe worksite and vehicle
Skills and experience desired but not essential:
Experienced in pipe work with UPVC, HDPE, LDPE, Electrofusion, and butt welding
Knowledge of controllers, solenoids, and various irrigation systems
Operating and maintaining irrigation systems
Can coordinate and supervise where necessary
Thorough understanding of irrigation pumps, ability to install, service and repair pumping systems, set ups in bores, rivers, and dams.
Can undertake and assist with installations, repairs, and maintenance projects
Keep up to date with industry developments including new techniques and procedures
Committed to ensuring all WHS, Environmental and Quality assurance is achieved
An ability to show initiative and problem solve efficiently would be highly regarded
Excess of 2 years industry experience
Good organisation skills
Good oral and written skills
Knowledge and experience in irrigation installation and maintenance practices
Flexible and positive approach to working in a team environment as well as being able to work autonomously
Please note this position requires travel throughout South-East NSW, which may include overnight stays.
Full training, competitive employment package and a friendly, supportive working environment offered for the successful applicant.
Applicants must be eligible to live and work full time in Australia. Only successful applicants will be contacted.
07/09/2020$0ACT1 Trades & Services
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