Irrigation specialist are responsible for the sales, programming, operating and maintenance or irrigation systems to help producers, produce a more beautiful crop.
What responsibilities will I have?
What education and training is required?
A high school diploma is required and an associates or higher, degree in turf grass management, ag engineering or landscape architecture could be beneficial depending on the type of job you are pursuing.
To pursue a career as an irrigation specialist:
The following high school courses are recommended: agricultural education, biology, business, and Spanish.
Where can I work?
Irrigation specialist can work for landscaping companies, produce companies, golf courses, or irrigation system companies in sales, marketing, technical support, product development etc.
Future Job Market / Outlook
The job outlook for feed irrigation specialists will be good over the next five years.
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