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Farming Support Officer

Farming Support Officer

Recruitment information for a Farming Support Officer position at North East Water.

Position Information

Position number R21/22.39
Salary $58,076 to $61,953
Hours per week Full-time, 4-year limited tenure
Location Wangaratta
Position enquiries Simon Palframan, Coordinator Farming & Irrigation, 0428 590 908
Applications close 3 July 2022
Mandatory Requirement In order to be considered for any role at North East Water, candidates must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as per Government regulations.


About the role

The Farming Support Officer will support the Farming and Irrigation Coordinator to ensure the compliance of North East Water’s reuse sites and associated systems. The Farming Support Officer will demonstrate a strong commitment to health and safety and a passion for farming and sustainability. This role will also provide administrative support in the development and documentation of policies and procedures that create a framework for the ongoing success of our farming and irrigation practices. 

For further detail on the role, please refer to the Success Profile below.

Key selection criteria

To be in consideration for this position please address in your application how you meet the following key selection criteria:

  • Willingness to undertake further studies in agribusiness, specifically regarding irrigation awareness.
  • Some experience in a diverse range of agricultural activities is desirable, but not essential.
  • Willingness to gain licencing or competence for a range of courses relevant to the role.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Current car drivers licence.

Success profileApply here

Applications, including statements against the key selection criteria, must be submitted via the above online application form before the closing date/time. Applications via email will not be accepted. 

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