Valley Wide Cooperative/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."  The company is seeking candidates for an Ag Pesticide Applicator.
 
RESPONSIBILITIES & DUTIES
The Agronomy Driver A person in this position will assist patrons and the location in a professional manner and promote a positive image of the cooperative.  Job responsibilities include (but are not limited to):
 

  • Assist customers with buying bulk fertilizer, chemicals and seed as well as delivering of grain commodities to the terminal.
  • Load and Unload railcars in a timely manner as they come into the business.
  • Blend and load Agronomy products.
  • Unload grain commodities as they are received.
  • Deliver products such as fertilizer, chemical, seed, or other to customer site.
  • Perform warehouse work to include: driving loader, forklift, mechanics, and maintenance.
  • Perform housekeeping inside and outside of all facilities.
  • Responsible for completing all safety reports and required record keeping.
  • Follow all company policies and procedures.
  • Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
  • Responsible for verifying equipment and supporting vehicles are in good working order.
 
JOB REQUIREMENTS
  • High School diploma or GED preferred.
  • Maintain current license that apply to the position.
  • Maintain and promote a strong safety culture and follow all safety policies, procedures and regulations.
  • Identify and communicate workplace hazards and correct or seek assistance in correcting unsafe actions or conditions.
  • Must be able to make appropriate decisions and execute them according to policy.
  • Must maintain appropriate and expected levels of customer service throughout the location.
  • Must exhibit a professional and positive image.
 
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
  • High School diploma or GED 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@valleyag.com  (reference “Agronomy Laborer” in subject field)
 
Website:               Apply directly on our website at https://www.valleywidecoop.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!