Agriculture, Field Services (Job # 4136)
Can you repetitively bend and lift up to 80 lbs.?Are you willing to work overtime hours during busy seasons? Do you have a positive outlook and excellent communication skills? If so, we want to hear from YOU! For nearly a century, Wilbur-Ellis has experienced success and growth in marketing and distributing agricultural products and services. Join us and grow your career with a strong and profitable industry leader offering competitive compensation, tremendous growth and development opportunities, and a people-first work environment. Come grow with us! General Purpose and Scope of Position:Wilbur-Ellis is seeking a seasonal Agricultural Field Service professional to provide transportation and set-up services of agricultural equipment for customer or branch use. This position will also provide general service and equipment maintenance duties. Key Skills and Abilities Include:High School Diploma or equivalentForklift Driver and Driving Certification (offered on the job)Ability to operate required equipmentAbility to understand instructions in EnglishAbility to repetitively bend and lift boxes and bags up to 80 lbs.Mechanical skills and understanding of fabrication techniques Key Personal Attributes Include: Valid driver s license with CDL and Hazmat endorsement (or ability to obtain within 6 months)Knowledge and/or experience with agricultural operations (preferred)Requires excellent interpersonal skills between both customers and fellow employeesWillingness to operate material handling equipment including forklift, order picker, pallet jack and other equipment as requiredWillingness and desire to work overtime hours during busy seasons Specific Responsibilities and Key Deliverables Include: Oversee all aspects of field service supportTake out, set up, and calibrate equipment to be used by the growers in the fieldMove and set-up tanks as neededOversee the daily maintenance of all application and support equipment at branch facility. This may include trucks, tractors, implements and any other support equipment assigned to that specific branch.Present a professional image to our customer through personal appearance and overall branch cleanlinessAttend product training sessions and meetings when necessaryEnsure that the correct materials are being used at all timesEnsure that safety gear is properly used at all timeInteract with customers in a professional manner. Contact Salesperson to resolve any disputes.Operate vehicles and equipment in a safe and legal mannerOther duties as required and assigned Compensation and Benefits:Competitive hourly wageComprehensive employee health and retirement benefit offerings COMPANY CULTURE Wilbur-Ellis is a company you can be proud to call your employerWilbur-Ellis markets and distributes agricultural products, animal feed and specialty chemicals and food ingredients. A privately held and consistently profitable company, we employ more than 4,000 people throughout North America and Asia-Pacific. Wilbur-Ellis is for and about peopleWilbur-Ellis has enjoyed over ninety-three years of success and growth, all thanks to our people. Our employees are both leaders and team players who thrive on creativity, entrepreneurial spirit and a dedication to quality work, our customers and each other. Wilbur-Ellis invests in the industry s best workforceWilbur-Ellis invests heavily in our employees by offering skill development and training, competitive compensation and benefits and a tradition of promoting from within for a broad range of career opportunities. And we foster a supportive, people-first work environment. Wilbur-Ellis Company is an Equal Opportunity EmployerApply for this job.