Irrigation & Pumping Tradesman

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Description: Be at the forefront of our irrigation operations, in a role where you will be installing high-quality reticulation, custom-designed by our engineers with your input, and leading the crews on site to execute to a high standard of work.

Salary & Benefits: on 'Apply Now' link and below.

Location: We work across Perth and its surrounding suburbs, from Gingin to Serpentine and inland.

Day to Day: This is a full-time role (from the start) on the field, in a high-intensity environment that requires discipline, knowledge, and a great attitude!

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Team: You will be working with Andy Blake, our Irrigation Crew Manager, and our Trade Assistants on the field; and you will be in contact with Andy Pond, our Operations Manager, for job execution and general support. We are a small team, you will get to know all of us.

BD Water - Now & In the Future

Who we are, and who we will be with you in our team.

At BD Water, we're a small team that is incredibly driven to be one of the best operators in this space. We work with great people and with up to date technology, and we are always looking to innovate and improve ourselves.

We love our work and our industry. We're a young business and we've done some incredible things - such as integrating different water services to provide a holistic, full scope of works for anyone looking to get water.

Our goal is to be the go-to for our selected service offering, for high-end residential & small commercial properties around Perth. We want to make a real difference in the water industry - by setting a high standard of work, excellent customer service, timely work, and transparent pricing & delivery.

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What you can expect in this role

Irrigation systems technician job briefing.

Training (First 4 Weeks)

  • As a starting point, you'll be working with our experienced technicians, to learn everything you need to know about the job.
  • Andy Blake will be your mentor. He has many years of experience in the water industry and is one of the leaders at BD Water.

The goal is that you learn your way around our irrigation service offering:

  • Submersible and Centrifugal Pump Installations;
  • Off-Grid Solar Bore Pumping Systems Installations;
  • Standard Bore Services - Pump Maintenance, Chemical Dosing, Assessments, etc;
  • Bore Meter Installations;
  • Irrigation System Construction and Maintenance, particularly in the small Agricultural space.

Tasks and Responsibilities (After Training)

  • Once you're ready, you'll be running your own jobs with the support of our Ops Manager, Andy Pond.

You will be responsible for:

  • Making decisions to get the best outcome on the field;
  • Managing your site;
  • Interacting with clients and expectation setting;
  • Upholding our high-quality standard of work.

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Water pump irrigation hiring meeting with the team.

What we're looking for

Experience and personal traits

BD Water team hiring irrigation technician in Perth.
  • Experience in a similar role in the water services industry (required).
  • Knowledge in working with water bores and submersible pumps (preferred).
  • Dedication to the job, our teams love what we do and we do not compromise on that. If you're looking for just the next job, this is not it.
  • Initiative and eagerness to learn and improve.
  • Diligence and attention to detail, we want you to be proud of the work you deliver.
  • Teamwork and support of other team members to the best of your ability.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills for both team and client interactions.Good time management and efficiency.
  • Ability to adapt to the different products & services we offer, sites (farms, equine, residential, etc), and locations we work on.
  • Critical mindset and feedback within the business.

What you can get

Benefits in this role

  • Salary on 'Apply Now' link
  • Be a part of an amazing team-based and supportive culture.
  • Help building a young business with great growth opportunities.
  • Training and career development opportunities (eg. electrical experience).
  • Modern 4x4 Ute with all the required equipment and tools for the job (no BYO).
  • Fuel expenses covered.
  • Monthly team catch-up events.
Benefits from working in irrigation and pumps at BD Water.

Hiring process

  • Job Application Form - this has 6 simple questions that will allow us to get to know you better and make sure we are a good fit for each other (we'll contact you in ~2 weeks)
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  1. Phone Interview (we'll contact you in ~1 week)
  2. Face to Face Interview (we'll contact you in ~1 week)
  3. Field Trial Day(s) (we'll contact you in ~1 week)



Hiring irrigation and pumping tradesman for water services business.
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