Custom Applicator – Gateway FS – Chalfin Bridge, IL
COMPANY: Gateway FSHIRING MANAGER: Derek HoffmanLOCATION: Chalfin Bridge, ILSummary Performs a wide range of duties and services, mainly at the Chalfin Bridge Location and occasionally other Gateway FS facilities. Primary responsibilities will be the professional application of chemicals, fertilizer, and lime. Other duties shall include, but are not limited to, maintenance, deliveries, operating, and the handling of: grain, seed, chemicals, fertilizer, and petroleum products. Essential Job FunctionsPerform quality custom application of chemical, lime, and fertilizer through the effective operation of custom application machinery and equipment.Assist in sales and marketing of all products.Assist in grain handling.Unloading/loading and stacking of fertilizer, seed, feed, and chemical product and packaging.Operating equipment such as: forklift, loader, trucks, and custom application equipment.Handle, load, and deliver: Anhydrous Ammonia, dry fertilizer, and chemicals.Perform housekeeping and maintenance to all equipment, vehicles, and facilities.Work at various other locations as directed.Desired QualificationsHigh school diploma/GED or a one-year minimum of related work experience. Basic computer skillsCurrent CDL (Class A preferred), DOT Physical, and Drug TestMust be willing to work seasonally long hours and overtime when needed.Physical Demands:Must be able to work in all weather conditions.Must be able to sit, stand, walk, climb, stoop, kneel, crouch, and/or crawl for various lengths of time.Must be able to lift a minimum of 50lbs.Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to achieve said qualifications. Experience operating large farm or construction equipment desiredApply for this job.