Job Details

Agronomist Senior Consultant - Nature Turf Sport Surfaces

ETP Turf

Victoria
Permanent
23 September 2020
19 October 2020
on application
Grant Greenway

If your passion is natural turf sports surfaces then this is an outstanding opportunity to join a dynamic independent turf agronomy and sportsfield design consultancy and work in a supportive, friendly, and teamed focused environment.

You are a turf agronomist or expert, turf manager or turf construction project manager, designer, curator, or golf course superintendent?

Your primary responsibilities will be to provide our clients with high quality turf agronomy consultancy services by planning, executing, evaluating, and providing expert and in-field qualified turf recommendations, assessments, and reports. You will work on turf agronomy projects, sports surface audits, design and construction specifications and projects progress and outcome reports on numerous natural turf sports surface specific construction projects. You will maintain and grow existing relationship with clients, local government authorities, golf courses, turf producers, turf construction contractors and assist with current and future research projects.

The position will also focus on promoting Endeavour Turf Professionals expertise and project results via networking with our established client base and potential customers. This will be achieved through client visitations, attending industry seminars and field days and general technical and agronomic support to the commercial turf industry.

You have relevant tertiary qualifications in agricultural science and or agronomy, and or together with experience in, and knowledge of, the applications of consultancy services in the commercial turf, agricultural or horticultural sectors. 

The salary rewards of this position are industry competitive and reflect the calibre of the individual sought and the expected contribution from that individual. The overall salary package includes superannuation, work tools such as laptop, phone, etc. and a fully maintained motor vehicle. Of equal importance is the rewarding challenge of working in a high-profile niche industry sector of the natural sports turf industry along with being involved in a supportive, friendly, and cooperative work environment.

Preferred applicant selection criteria:

  • You have a passion for natural turf surfaces and probably have current turf industry experience.
  • You can demonstrate a knowledge of commercial consultancy services. 
  • You have excellent verbal and written communication skills as they are the basis of this position.
  • You come from our have had a background in turf and amenity, agriculture, or horticulture industries.
  • You have tertiary education, industry experience or a combination of both.

How to Apply.

Please send your confidential application to:

Grant Greenway by e-mail on: grant.greenway@etpturf.com.au

Applications close: Monday 19th October 2020

A brief job description including key selection criteria is available on request:

  • Address the minimum selection criteria in a cover letter
  • Email attached cover letter and resume.

Applications close Monday 19th October 2020. ETP Turf reserves the right to make an interview appointment prior to the closing date.

To learn more about ETP Turf visit our website: https://www.etpturf.com.au

Note: Applicant must have a legal right to work in Australia

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