Fertilizer Applicator

August 09 2017

Locations currently hiring for this position: Hansen, ID; Rexburg, ID; Spanish Fork, UT

Valley Wide Cooperative 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."

If you are looking for an opportunity to work for a progressive company with advancement opportunities APPLY TODAY!

JOB SUMMARY:
•    Loading and mixing fertilizer formulas.
•    Ability to follow and interpret fertilizer and pesticide labels
•    Maintaining application logs and other records as necessary.
•    Reading field maps and global positioning devices.
•    Working around and handling hazardous materials properly.
•    Performing daily inspection of equipment and minor repairs as needed.
•    Perform other duties as assigned.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
•    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 have strong communication skills; ability to communicate in appropriate, professional manner with managers, supervisors, employees, customers, vendors and general public.
•    Must exhibit a professional and positive image.
•    Willing to work extended hours. 

REQUIREMENTS:
•    High School diploma or GED preferred.
•    Must currently have or ability to obtain Idaho Professional Applicators license with all applicable endorsements.
•    Must have a Class A CDL with HAZMAT endorsement.

BENEFITS AND PERKS:
•    Competitive total compensation package.
•    401K, Health, Dental, Vision and Life benefits.
•    Long term and short term disability options.
•    Paid time off and paid holidays. 
 

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Valley Wide Cooperative is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, veteran status, physical or mental disability, marital status, and any other status protected by applicable federal and state laws.
 
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.