Water Delivery Technician Trainees

We are searching for highly motivated individuals to undertake a traineeship with our Water Delivery Team. This traineeship (2 years) provides the opportunity to build skills in operating water delivery infrastructure, controlWater Delivery Technician Trainee in the field systems (SCADA) and technical maintenance so that we can provide the water delivery services our customers want, in the best way. These full-time positions have an initial two-year term, and will include training in a wide range of technical and automation skills. Griffith and Leeton location, Riverina, NSW.

The array of skills learnt in this traineeship will provide options for career paths in multiple industries.

For further details about this role please refer to the following:  Qualifications/Skills (listed below), Position Description (PDF 142.5KB) (PDF 141.8KB) (PDF 175.1KB) (PDF 187.4KB), Position Summary (PDF 179KB) (PDF 178.9KB) (PDF 176.7KB) (PDF 181.8KB) (PDF 168.8KB) and Advertisement (PDF 118.8KB) (PDF 92KB) (PDF 91.9KB) (PDF 136.8KB) (PDF 114.2KB).

We will support you with both on-the-job and formal training, including Water Operations (Cert III).  Mature-aged trainees are encouraged to apply.   

A roster arrangement will be worked during the Irrigation Season.

Applications close: Friday 26 February 2021

Qualifications / skills

The successful applicants will have:

  • a strong desire to be part of a team whose performance supports successful farming enterprises and a vibrant community;
  • a thirst for learning;
  • good computer skills; and
  • a 'C' class Driver Licence.

A Higher School Certificate and an aptitude for technology would be desirable. 

For specific position enquiries, contact Lindsay Golsby-Smith (Senior Coordinator - Water Delivery) on (02) 6962 0200.

How to apply

Please complete the following online Application for Employment, and attach the following documents:

  • Cover letter addressing your ability to meet the Selection Criteria (listed as 4 dot points immediately below) - please include details and any evidence of relevant work experience and qualifications (at least one paragraph for each dot point)
  • CV / Resume

If you require further information, please refer to the Frequently Asked Questions, or email: Karen Robertson, HR Officer.

Selection Criteria

Please include details and any evidence of relevant work experience on how you meet the following:

  • I understand the importance of safety in the workplace
  • I can work in teams to achieve a common goal
  • I can deliver excellent customer service and support
  • I have an aptitude for technology


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Phone: (02) 6962 0200
Email: info@mirrigation.com.au
Postal: Locked Bag 6010 Griffith NSW 2680

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