SUMMARY: Operates machinery that applies fertilizers and chemicals to fields for the production of corn, soybeans and other cash grain crops. Performs routine maintenance on equipment and answers customer questions when needed.ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following: SeasonalOperates application equipment.Maintains accurate log books on applied acres. Performs maintenance and calibration on application equipment.Ensures the wearing of proper protection equipment. Makes customer deliveries or performs hauling duties when needed.Off-Season Attends applicator equipment workshops. Performs maintenance on other equipment and fixed facilities. Pulls soil samples. Mixes fertilizer and chemicals.Picks up and delivers farm chemicals, fertilizer and seed. Other duties as assigned by supervisor/manager. Reliable and regular attendance is expected. QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE: High school diploma and experience in operating large equipment. OTHER SKILLS and ABILITIES:Mechanically inclined. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Agricultural background. . CDL and pesticide license. Excellent driving record. Ability to read field maps. Professional competence to safety. Ability to pass a CDL physical examination. Ability to work without direct supervision. PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, of feel objects, tools, or controls and talk and hear. The employee frequently is required to stand, walk and sit. The employee is occasionally required to reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds. WORK ENVIRONMENT: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee occasionally works in wet, humid conditions (non-weather), near moving mechanical parts, in high, precarious places, and is exposed fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, outdoor weather conditions, extreme cold (non-weather), extreme heat (non-weather), and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to loud. Resumes submitted without salary requirements will not be considered. Pre-employment drug screen.EEO/AA/M/F/Disabled/Veteran. // save job//Apply for this job.