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Grain and Agronomy Operations

Job ID:  1222

Akron, CO, US, 80720-1808

Date posted:  Jun 2, 2022
Employment Type:  Hourly
Schedule:  Full Time
Job ID:  1222

CHS Inc. is a leading global agribusiness owned by farmers, ranchers and cooperatives across the United States that provides grain, food and energy resources to businesses and consumers around the world.  We serve agriculture customers and consumers across the United States and around the world.  Most of our 11,000 employees are in the United States, but today we have employees in 19 countries. At CHS, we are creating connections to empower agriculture.


CHS has an opportunity in our Country Operations Division in the Brush, Akron and Otis locations. We are looking for an individual to join our team working in Operations. You will assist patrons in a professional manner and promote a positive image of the coop. You must have the ability to adapt, think and make decisions quickly; have a pleasant attitude, be helpful, and customer focused.


  • Provide excellent customer service by working with patrons in a courteous and professional manner
  • Load/unload grain, agronomy, and energy trucks/railcars in a timely and safe manner
  • Monitor and maintain inventories
  • Perform preventative maintenance on equipment and vehicles
  • Perform housekeeping inside and outside of all facilities
  • Perform operation of vehicles, forklift, skidster, and loaders
  • Deliver agronomy and energy products to customer site or other locations
  • Follow all company policies and procedures
  • Complete all safety reports and required record keeping
  • 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.
  • Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned


Minimum Qualifications (required)

  • High School diploma or GED
  • Ability to lift 75 lbs, climb rail cars, ladders, stairs and bins
  • Ability to operate loaders, conveyors, tractors, and track mobile
  • Ability to work in dust and adverse weather conditions and temperatures
  • Ability to work long hours to meet business demands
  • Must pass pre-employment drug screen

Preferred Qualifications

  • CDL license or ability to attain one with HAZMAT endorsement

Compensation Data

  • Salary range: $12.31-$19.46
  • This position may be an opportunity for promotion

CHS offers a competitive total compensation package. 

Compensation: This includes base wage and may consist of other earnings depending upon position within CHS, consisting of bonuses, incentives, commissions, merit pay.  This position may be an opportunity for promotion. 
Benefits: Health, Dental, Vision, Hearing, Life Insurance, Health, and Day Care Savings Accounts, Paid Vacation, 401K, Company Funded Pension, Profit Sharing, Long and Short-Term Disability, Tuition reimbursement, and Adoption assistance.

CHS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Effective January 6, 2020, the U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) requires employers to conduct a pre-employment verification full query against the newly established License Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse prior to beginning employment in a position that requires a valid commercial driver’s license (CDL). Candidates seeking employment in a position that requires a commercial motor vehicle license must voluntarily enter their information into the FMCSA and must provide disclosure authorization, at the time of offer, to CHS or an authorized third-party agent of CHS to verify the information.