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Irrigator 1 Grandview Farm 1 LL

The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses. The J.R. Simplot Company is a true farm-to-table company with operations that touch every aspect of agriculture, including seed production, farming and ranching, plant sciences, fertilizer manufacturing, food processing, commercial product development, and distribution.

Summary

This role irrigates crops using syphon tubes and flood irrigation, in order to provide adequate water application while maximizing water utilization and irrigation equipment. Operates a four-wheeler or pickup truck as needed for transportation and assisting in irrigation to get the job done. As directed, assists in spring and fall pasture, field, and ditch preparation.

Key Responsibilities

  • Performs various tasks as assigned by the Farm, Feedlot, and/or Area Manager.
  • Irrigates crops by setting and adjusting syphon tubes, and flood irrigation according to an irrigation schedule established by the Farm Manager/Foreman.
  • Cleans and maintains ditch banks by burning and spraying weeds to ensure an adequate flow of water to the farm, and prepares ditches and fields for irrigation by cleaning ditches or dragging pastures.

Typical Education

High school diploma or general education degree (GED)

Relevant Experience

Required Certifications

Other Information

Job Requisition ID: 3702

Travel Required: None

Location(s): Farm - Grand View 

Country: United States

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