CHS Eastern Farmers has an opportunity in our Country Operations Division in Magnolia MN. We are looking for a Custom Applicator. Your primary role from March through fall will be as a Custom Applicator. You will promote the proper use of crop protection products. You must be detail oriented with excellent communication skills both verbal and written.
This opportunity has growth potential and offers mobility within CHS.You will: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.Lift & load up to 75lbs packages of Crop Protection products, 1-2 hours per day.Pick up and deliver product to customers as needed.Perform other duties as assigned.Work additional hours to meet business demands.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.Training provided:Crop protection product mixingOperation of application equipmentBasic Qualifications: (required)Must meet minimum age requirementCDL or ability to obtain within 30 days Ability to lift/carry up to 75lbsMust pass pre-employment drug screenApplicators License or ability to obtain one within 30 days Must meet DOT and Company requirementsAbility to read, write, and communicate in EnglishAbility to work additional hours to meet business demandsPreferred Qualifications: (desired)Applicators license Chemical application education Previous application experienceFarming background