Victorian State Government - Department of Economic Development Published: July 12, 2017
Job Type


• $57,206 - $78,418 (Plus Superannuation)
• Fixed Term – 3 Years
• Usual hours of work: Full Time (flexibility may be available)
• Usual work location: Maff ra (flexibility may be available)

The Irrigation Extension Officer will join the irrigation team to help achieve the objectives of the Gippsland Sustainable Irrigation Program, by contributing to the development and delivery of extension programs, and working with landholders and regional stakeholders.

You will be responsible for assisting with the development, implementation and evaluation of targeted projects that engage and assist landholders to improve their management and infrastructure to achieve best practice farm irrigation systems.

Engaging and assisting landholders will be achieved by a mixture of case management, on farm demonstrations, presentations at discussion groups, running field days and providing technical advice.

You will gain a sound understanding of sustainable farm planning and irrigation systems, as well as building your extension skills.

For a confidential discussion, please call Sarah Killury, Senior Irrigation Extension Officer on 03 5147 0845.

For further information on the position, including a position description, and to apply please visit and refer to #020723.

Applications close 30 July 2017.
Authorised by the Victorian Government,
1 Spring Street, Melbourne