Irrigation Maintenance Officer (2 roles)

What we can offer you

This position is full-time, three year opportunity classified as Level 3 ($69,681) within our City of Palmerston Enterprise Agreement 2020. You will have six weeks annual leave, salary continuance insurance, discounted health insurance, vehicle salary packing options plus many more attractive employee benefits. Furthermore, City of Palmerston provides a team-oriented work environment and supports your continuous professional development.

About the Opportunity    

Are you ready to step into an exciting and progressive organisation committed to sustainable initiatives in an Irrigation Maintenance role? Are you enthusiastic, have a passion for customer service and enjoy working to improve open space amenities within your community?  We'd love to hear from you. 

As the Irrigation Maintenance Officer you will be responsible for the repair, installation and maintenance of irrigation infrastructure with the goal of continuous improvement and improved sustainability for our community. You will undertake inspections of assets and irrigation infrastructure and respond to irrigation related customer enquiries championing the customer service charter. It's important you can operate vehicles, trailers, small plant and equipment and are available to work after hours as part of the departments on-call rostered response team.

We are looking for a team contributor with a Certificate II in Irrigation along with demonstrated practical experience in the maintenance and installation of commercial irrigation systems. Your interpersonal skills will enable you to communicate effectively both written and verbally and build rapport across our organisation and community in the role. It would be desirable if you have a MR NT Driver's License too. If this sounds like you, we would love to receive your application and have you join the outdoor workforce team.

At City of Palmerston we deeply value our diverse workforce including people with lived experience of disability, those who identify as LGBTQIA+, people from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) backgrounds and older people. We strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and individuals from CALD and other diverse backgrounds.

To view a copy of the position description and to 'Apply' please see below.

Applications Close: 5pm Tuesday 7 December 2021

For information on submitting your application click here: Applying for a position

Vacancy Description - 20211112 - Irrigation Maintenance Officer - P4021 - P4022.pdf (606 kB)
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