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Custom Applicator

Job ID:  7275
Location: 

Philip, SD, US, 57567

Date posted:  Nov 17, 2022
Employment Type:  Hourly
Schedule:  Full Time
Job ID:  7275

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 10,000 employees are in the United States, but today we have employees in 19 countries. At CHS, we are creating connections to empower agriculture.

Summary

Want to make a difference and impact in your local community? Come join CHS, Inc as a Custom Applicator in Philip, SD today!

CHS Offers:

  • Competitive Hourly Rate
  • Benefit eligible employees receive:
  • Medical, Dental, Vision & Life Insurance + Long & Short-Term Disability
  • Paid Holidays + Paid Time Off (Vacation & Sick Pay)
  • Retirement Benefits -
    • 401K with Company Match
  • Company Funded Pension
  • Profit Sharing

 

Apply a sense of responsibility and self-reliance as you work independently as a Custom Applicator. You will:

  • Create relationships with local farmers to acquire knowledge on their chemical and fertilizer needs
  • Manage your time in the field by operating a sprayer/airflow machine while loading and applying products safely, accurately and efficiently.
  • Receive hands on experience and technical skills by handling many types of machinery and routine equipment maintenance

Take this opportunity to work with one of the largest coops in the U.S, while still making an impact in our local communities. Our fun and safe work environment is waiting for you, apply today!

Responsibilities

  • Apply crop protection products with a high clearance sprayer or floater.
  • Apply fertilizer and crop protection products.
  • Work with patrons in a courteous and professional manner.
  • Educate patrons on products being applied to fields, techniques utilized, and how you can continue to support them with products and services.
  • Assist the sales staff in ensuring orders are correct and patron needs are met.
  • Perform warehouse work to including driving loader, forklift, mechanics, and maintenance.
  • Pick up and deliver product to customers as needed.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
  • Work additional hours to meet business demands.

Minimum Qualifications (required)

  • 1+ years in Production and/or Operations
  • Class B CDL (or ability to obtain)
  • Tanker endorsement (or ability to obtain)
  • Ability to work more hours in busy seasons based on business demand.

Additional Qualifications

  • Farming Background
  • Experience with agronomy products

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to lift 75 lbs
  • Ability to climb rail cars, ladders, stairs and bins, and into back of trailer
  • Ability to work in dust and adverse weather conditions and temperatures

CHS offers a competitive total compensation package. Benefits include 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.


Nearest Major Market: South Dakota