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 Replenishment Buyer.
 
RESPONSIBILITIES & DUTIES
We currently have Agronomy Intern positions available. Job responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Help examining 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
  • Pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in Ag related field.
  • Support Agronomy Sales Consultants.
  • Good 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 a valid driver’s license.
  • Must exhibit a professional and positive image.
 
HOURS / DAYS / SCHEDULE
Hours and days worked will vary. Qualified applicants must be available to work evenings and/or weekends as needed, especially during times of high seasonal demand.
 
SALARY / WAGE / BENEFITS
This is a paid internship. A wage will be discussed during the interview process.
 
TO APPLY
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. Don’t delay! First consideration is given to applications as they arrive. Submit your applications today!