September 25, 2022

CAREERS: SEASONAL AGRONOMY

Seasonal Agronomy

Department:      Agronomy

Location:             Stewartville, MN

Date Posted:       September 9, 2022

Status:                  Open


Truck Driver

  • Drive co-op owned trucks to deliver dry or liquid bulk material to our customers.
  • Follow company protocol and safety regulations and comply with applicable regulations as required.

Qualifications

  • Class A or B CDL with tanker endorsement preferred; a seasonal (180 day) CDL may be adequate in certain circumstances.
  • Valid DOT health card.
  • Demonstrated proficiency of truck operation and maneuvering.

Skid Loader/Forklift Operator

  • Operate skid loader/forklift for loading dry granular fertilizer into blending equipment.
  • Maintenance and light repair of skid loader, forklift, and other equipment.
  • Follow company protocol and safety regulations and comply with applicable regulations as required.

Qualifications

  • Proficiency with forklift and skid loader operator.
  • CDL desirable but not required.

Loading Dock, Customer Service, and Yard Work Assistant

  • Aid co-op staff with outside activities including (but not limited to) loading customers with feed, seed, and pesticide products.
  • Loading bulk pesticide and fertilizer products.
  • Equipment maintenance and light duty repair.
  • Receive and unload shipments of products.
  • Follow company protocol and safety regulations and comply with applicable regulations as required.

Qualifications

  • Attention to detail.
  • Sufficient product knowledge to identify and load correctly.
  • Proficiency with skid loader and forklift operation desirable but not required.
  • CDL desirable but not required.

Additional requirements for all positions:

  • All Positions will require a valid class D or Commercial driver’s license.
  • Ability to shift focus between departments as workload and labor needs dictate.
  • Ability to communicate daily with co-workers, supervisors, and managers to perform needed tasks.
  • Neatly and accurately complete written record keeping as required by the company and regulations.
  • Ability to prioritize multiple tasks during peak workload times.
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 55 pounds.
  • Meet the physical and mental demands of working extended hours, repetitive heavy lifting, and climbing ladders to perform tasks at elevated or below-grade locations.
  • Ability to understand and comply with state and federal regulations.
  • Work efficiently while always keeping yourself and others safe.