Irrigation Supervisor

Our client is a large and well known  farming organization with operations ranging from Bakersfield to Fresno. This family run company is a multi-generational organization passionate about their industry and employees. They offer room for advancement, and a stable and pleasant environment. This role is highly visible reporting directly to ownership and working across a broad span of their operations.

Summary of Job Functions:

  • Work hands on with Ranch Supervisors to ensure accurate and successful irrigation schedules.
  • Communicate with each Ranch Supervisor on irrigation water, fertilizer and harvesting date expectations
  • Develop an understanding of company's water supply assets and goals
  • Develop and execute strategies to further these goals through effective communication and coordinated efforts
  • Analyze various water entity supplies, rules and regulations, operations and management
  • Work with internal and external resources to develop and execute strategies to address regional and local water issues in support of the company, including the Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA)
  • Build and maintain working relationships with both internal and external contacts
  • Communicate and guide the distribution of key water information to the field management team
  • Analyze and develop recommendations on annual water budgets and outlook projections
  • Routinely inspect all pump stations and accompanying equipment 
  • Observe/record pump and irrigation control system to ensure adequate water supply is being delivered.
  • Maintain and oversee all regulatory compliance regarding permitting and submit all required records 
  • Assist in the design and implementation of irrigation upgrades, improvements, and additions.. 
  • Ability to coach team members, assign work efficiently, and educate team to increase departmental knowledge 
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) is required. A minimum proficiency of conversational Spanish required. 



Experience :
1-2 years
Wage :
Job Location :
Bakersfield,CA & Fresno, CA
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