Locations currently hiring for this position: Milford, Utah - Spanish Fork, Utah

Valley Agronomics
is a company motivated by service. We have been helping farmers and ranchers build their homes and businesses since 1920. Our mission is "To provide quality products and services at a value both the company and customer enjoy. We do this with respect to the communities we do business in and the environments that we impact." 
 
RESPONSIBILITIES & DUTIES
Valley Wide Coop / Valley Agronomics is looking for additional Crop Advisors. A person in this position is responsible for attracting new customers while also developing and supporting relationships with the location’s customer base. You will be responsible for developing long-term relationships with identified customers and working face to face with grain producers on the farm. The ideal candidates will possess experience in Agronomy Inputs, Seed, Crop Protection, Fertilizer and Precision Agriculture. Job responsibilities include (but are not limited to):
 

  • Promotes and coordinates the sales of fertilizer, crop nutrition products, crop protection products, seed, seed traits and seed treatments to maximize yield.
  • Implements marketing and sales plans; establish and meet sales goals; and network with industry representatives to expand sales opportunities.
  • Examines fields for yield, quality, adaptation to specific soils or climates, and resistance to diseases and pests.
  • Help growers discover best methods of planting, cultivation, harvesting, and effects of various climatic conditions on crops
  • Scouts fields and develop methods for control of noxious weeds, crop diseases, and insect pests.
  • Strictly follow all company policies which includes safety and regulatory.
  • Monitor competitive products and marketing activities.
  • Communicate information regarding products and services with customers.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
 
JOB REQUIREMENTS
  • Minimum of 2 years agronomy experience.
  • Must have strong technical knowledge of fertilizer, chemical and seed products.
  • Must be a Certified Crop Advisor, Certified Professional Agronomist or ability to become certified.
  • Must have strong communication skills; ability to communicate in appropriate, professional manner with managers, supervisors, employees, customers, vendors and general public
  • Must maintain appropriate and expected levels of customer service.
  • Must have strong relationship building skills.
 
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
  • Bachelor’s degree in Ag Business or other Ag related degree preferred, or equivalent experience.
  • 5+ years of agronomy operations experience with the understanding of seed and crop production practices preferred.
 
HOURS / DAYS / SCHEDULE
This is a full time, 40+ hours per week position, typically Monday - Friday. Qualified applicants must be available to work evenings and/or weekends as needed, especially during times of high seasonal demand.
 
SALARY / WAGE / BENEFITS
A wage will be discussed during the interview process. In addition to generous employee discounts, the company offers medical, dental and life & long-term disability benefits to full time employees. Employees may also participate in the company’s 401(k) plan after meeting eligibility requirements.
 
TO APPLY
Submit formal resume with valid email address and phone number to one of the following:
 
Email:                     careers@valleywidecoop.com  (reference “Crop Advisor” in subject field)
 
Website:               https://www.valleyag.com/About/Careers
 
 
All applicants are subject to pre-employment drug testing and may be subject to pre-employment background checks.  Candidates must be eligible to work in the US as well as meet the qualifications listed above in order to be considered for the position. Submit your applications today!