Jobs Listing Branding
Company WaterForce
Location Gore, Southland
Listed Thu 2 Nov, 8:52 am
Type Full time, Permanent
Reference Cadet/Gore
Cadet opportunity with a growing irrigation company in Gore. Industry training will be provided.

Cadet - Irrigation

Channeling water for arid land during long, hot summers. Stopping a frost from ruining a season's crop. Turning dirty water into crystal clear drinking water.

This is what our people, and their wisdom, can achieve, and that's what makes them WaterForce's greatest asset.

Across New Zealand, our team is working to get water right where it needs to be to make our land more productive and sustainable for tomorrow.

They're exceptional, and we should know; we hand-picked and trained them ourselves. Our investment in them, and industry leading technology means we're fully equipped to help farmers, growers, businesses, and even the green thumbed gardener.

We have a permanent full time position based in our Gore operation for a junior irrigation person. We are seeking a person who enjoys working outdoors and has a passion for the rural sector.

Key responsibilities:
  • Learning the irrigation and pumping industry by working along side experienced people in the industry
  • Field installation of systems – pumps, pipelines, valves and control systems
  • Servicing irrigation and pump systems
  • Able to work overtime as required

Key attributes:
  • Honest and hardworking, with excellent attention to detail
  • Well organized, practical and methodical
  • Excellent people skills with the ability to communicate on all levels
  • Ability to work as a team or independently unsupervised
  • An interest in mechanical and electrical equipment
  • Ability to get the job done (able to work extra hours when necessary)
  • Computer skills

The position provides variation, flexibility and the opportunity to work in a company with great people and progressive customers.

It is important that the successful applicant holds a current New Zealand drivers license. This position may require the person to travel away from home for project work. Training as required will be provided to assist the successful applicant with this position.

If this sounds like a career you would be passionate about, then please e-mail your Curriculum Vitae, and covering letter to:


Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.