Irrigator I S

Vineyards Petaluma, California


Position at Jackson Family Wines

This person will operate and maintain all forms of Irrigation Systems, including: drip, macro, and micro sprinklers.
Works with all forms of irrigation including drip and sprinkler  
Beginning Irrigator:
  • Check for leaks and maintains and repairs sprinklers before frost.
  • Maintain irrigation systems (filters, sprinklers heads, drip systems, etc.…).
  • Assist with irrigation systems repairs (uncovering problem).
  • Assist with fertilizer injection and applications.
  • Must be able to operate an ATV.
  • Must follow all of the company’s safety rules and regulations at all times.
Intermediate (In addition to beginning) Irrigator:
  • Directly perform the duty or repairing all systems.
  • Will be responsible for the correct utilization of all pumps/filters/injectors.
  • Is responsible for the maintenance of all irrigation equipment
  • Is responsible for providing a safe and clean working environment around his
  • workstation which includes: pumps, reservoirs, filters, wells, etc.…
  • Must be able to read and write in order to maintain proper records, as well as utilization of a calculator.
Advanced (In addition to beginning and intermediate) Irrigator:
  • Will work with little to no supervision.
  • Operates pumps and perform all levels of maintenance.
  • Troubleshoot and identifies what the specific parts are needed for repair.
  • Reading maps and identifying material needed for new system installation.
  • Pressure bomb reading.
  • Data collection, cluster count, petiole sampling, sugar sampling.
  • General operation of trencher and low skilled tractor operations.
The base pay for this role ranges from $18.50- $20.00 per hour. Compensation will be determined by candidate experience, skills, and location. 
  • Health Benefits – Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability & Life insurance
  • 401k with employer match
  • Vacation accrual; 12 paid holidays; 72 hours for Health & Wellness
  • Paid volunteer time - 16 hours per year
  • Learning & Development opportunities
  • Modern Health virtual mental health & coaching visits
  • Wine discounts!
At Jackson Family Wines, we respect, celebrate, and take pride in each other’s differences. Together we nurture a culture that embraces fairness, acceptance and belonging. We believe that diversity, equity, and inclusion drive our best innovation, enrich our employees, and connect us to our customers and global community. We aspire to evolve in our commitment for a better future and one that is rooted for good.