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Date: Jan 15, 2022

Location: Gooding, ID, ID, US

Company: Glanbia

At Glanbia Nutritionals Inc., our portfolio centers around dairy and non-dairy nutritional ingredients. We co-innovate and deliver ingredient solutions and precision premixes for use in the mainstream food and beverage, infant and clinical, and functional nutrition markets. We are the number one provider of whey-based nutritional ingredients globally and the number one producer of American-style cheddar cheese. Our protein systems have transformed the bar and beverage categories — bringing increased levels of protein, cleaner labels and greater product functionality to market. We have a direct presence in 21 countries, with manufacturing facilities in the US, Germany and China, and international sales and technical offices around the world.


Job Summary

Maintain the irrigation equipment assigned to the specific work areas. Responsible for the irrigation application of plant effluent, surface irrigation water, and ground water to pivot irrigated farm site in Gooding, ID.  By following the conditions of a land application permit; properly distribute wastewater to the different fields with the assistance of farm operators, under the direction of the Irrigation Foreman.


Essential Functions

  • Daily monitoring and reporting of metered data from wells, pumps and pivots as assigned
  • Weekly irrigation scheduling for a variety of forage crops
  • Practice Safety and safe work practices, policies and procedures.
  • Complete all related paperwork as assigned daily.
  • Check vehicles to ensure mechanical, safety, and emergency equipment is in good working order, take appropriate action as needed
  • Ensure operability of assigned land application  irrigation equipment, infrastructure.
  • Operate power equipment and hand tools to install, and maintain irrigations systems
  • Check Systems for proper operation and timing.
  • Provide seasonal maintenance.
  • Regular attendance is required
  • Each employee shall comply with occupational safety and health standards and all rules, regulations, and orders issued pursuant to the Occupational Safety and Health  Act which are applicable to his/her own actions and conduct



Additional Functions

  • Ability to be on-Call during required seasons.
  • Operate Backhoe Loader, and other equipment as needed.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
  • Ability to work in all types of weather conditions.
  • Must be able to supply own basic tools for the position









Glanbia Values


Delivering on Glanbia’s Values:

  • “Showing Respect” - Research issues & incidents with internal teams, business partners and customers in a collaborative manner that includes professional, honest and transparent communication.
  • “Find a Better Way” - Work with internal and external teams to implement process improvements and/or procedural changes that eliminate non-value added activities and drive more business value.
  • “Winning Together” - Assist with training of new team members.  Facilitate or oversee training and standard operating procedure reviews to ensure new hires develop proficiency of role.
  • “The Customer’s Champion” – Proactively engage to support our customer needs on an end to end basis and strive to meet or exceed SLA timelines.  Take ownership of customer requests and engage with internal teams as needed and within a timely manner.
  • Performance Matters” – Meet or exceed all key metrics in line with expectations for role.  Continually update knowledge of products, product changes, processes and services offered to deliver a dynamic customer experience



  • Requires a High School Diploma or Equivalent or one year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.  Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. 
  • Ability to do basic math (addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division)
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions.
  • Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.
  • Basic personal computer skills.
  • Handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Ability to read, write and communicate in English as it relates to the job and the safety regulations
  • Valid Driver’s License



Typical Physical Activity

Physical Demands

  • Regularly involves talking, listening, sitting, and the use of hands and fingers.
  • Regularly involves reaching with hands and arms, standing and walking.
  • Regularly involves crouching, stooping, kneeling and/or climbing or balancing.

Physical Requirements

  • Must be able to lift and carry items weighing up to 100 pounds.
  • Manual dexterity sufficient to reach/handle items, works with the fingers, and perceives attributes of objects and materials.
  • Involves moderate physical activity performing somewhat strenuous daily activities of a primarily product/technical nature.
  • Should be able to identify and distinguish colors, see clearly at 20 inches or closer and 20 feet or more, observe an area that can be seen up and down or to the left and right while eyes are fixed on a given point, and judge distances and spatial relationships.
  • Must be able to climb ladders up to 20’ off ground.



Typical Environmental Conditions

  • May be exposed to moderate noise levels (i.e. office equipment, light traffic).
  • May be exposed to humidity, intense heat and cold, and outdoor weather conditions.
  • May work in areas with mechanical moving parts, or areas with risk of electrical shock.





Must perform the essential duties and responsibilities with or without reasonable accommodation efficiently and accurately without causing significant safety threat to self or others.  The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this classification.  They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and/or skills required of all personnel so classified.


Are you someone who likes to make it happen, make it better and make it fun? If so, our company offers you an excellent opportunity to do really interesting work and develop a career in a dynamic and innovative environment that is all about making you and our business successful.

Nearest Major Market: Twin Falls