Field Coordinator – Project Liberty (Emmetsburg, IA)

SUMMARYThe Field Coordinator is responsible for multiple aspects of Biomass collection, storage and transportation starting with pre-commercial work during the fall harvest. Field Coordinators will interact with producers, renters, farmers, equipment manufacturers and dealers regarding the safe and efficient use of the equipment associated with Biomass collection. The Field Coordinator will also be responsible for the creation and execution of the biomass baling, collection, storage and delivery program, ensuring timely deliveries of all biomass products as required to supply the cellulosic bio-refinery.EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS/COMPETENCIES To perform the essential functions of this position successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:High school diploma or equivalent required.Associates degree or greater in Ag-Business or Marketing or other formal training preferred.Planning, logistical and Just-in-Time inventory management skills and experience or equivalent required.Become familiar with biomass contracts in coordinating the custom harvest and working with the plant on deliveries.Experience with farm operations including farming practices and equipment operation preferred.Excellent organizational skills, communications skills, the ability to multi-task, and most importantly, the ability to work well in a team.Knowledge in Word, Excel, Power point and Outlook as well as the ability and willingness to learn new software applications.Must possess valid driver?s license with proof of insurance.POET is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)


Systems Reliability & Production Associate – #019Z3

Twenty years from now, the earth???s population will need 55% more food than it can produce now.  Today, Monsanto is working with farmers around the world to do something about it.  In over 60 countries, Monsanto has established industry-leading products because we give professionals the freedom to make real decisions.  Monsanto is an Employer Of Choice with an outstanding professional development program and a history of building careers.   Make an impact by joining the team that is working to solve one of mankind???s greatest challenges. Monsanto is seeking a highly talented Systems Reliability & Production Associate in one of the largest high-throughput genotyping laboratories in the world. The production facility in Ankeny, IA supports Monsanto???s molecular breeding efforts with the ultimate aim of aiding breeders in bringing new traits and new higher yielding elite lines of row crops to market in a timely manner. Daily responsibilities include upkeep and repair of production automation systems, contributing to production throughput in DNA extraction, genotyping and chipping, adherence to ISO standards, and focus on overall equipment effectiveness.


Sr. Automation Engineer – #01ACM

Monsanto is seeking highly a motivated individual to join the growing Automation Engineering team in our R&D organization. The Sr. Automation Engineer will propose, integrate, configure, commission, and maintain hardware and software components of engineered solutions related to high throughput lab and field automation systems


Illinois Regional Process Engineer – (Farmer City Based) – #01AL2

Title:  Illinois Regional Process Engineer DescriptionThe Monsanto US Row Crops Organization has an immediate opening for a highly motivated Regional Process Engineer to join our organization.  The scope of the role includes providing ongoing support and troubleshooting of plant and as needed field operations which may include multiple sites; leading continuous improvement efforts focused on process optimization, seed quality, and safety; and identifying projects to include in the capital plan as well as serving as the site manufacturing representative on large and small capital project teams.   The Process Engineer will maintain a strong relationship with the QMS/Compliance Lead, ESH Specialist, Production Lead and Managers, Automation Engineer and other site personnel at all assigned production facilities to resolve production challenges.  The successful candidate will need to be able to adapt quickly to changes in our business, courageously face new challenges and opportunities and leverage the talents, skills and resources of team members and peers.  ResponsibilitiesSupport plant and as needed field operations by tracking performance metrics, resolving production and downtime issues, planning yearly maintenance activities, and ensuring the site(s) are capable of meeting monthly, quarterly, and yearly business objectives Identify opportunities for continuous improvement and optimization related to facilities and equipment, safety, capacity, quality, and costActively participate as a member of the Plant Operations Network(s) and identify, and where possible, standardize process improvements and equipment at the site and across the networkOwn the capital plan for the site(s), identify potential projects for inclusion in the plan, and be the site manufacturing representative on large and small capital project teams lead by Global EngineeringRepresent the site(s) in the identification, evaluation and testing of innovation initiatives                                                                                                                                                  Qualifications:Qualifications ???


Systems Reliability Technician – #01AOC

Twenty years from now, the earth???s population will need 55% more food than it can produce now.  Today, Monsanto is working with farmers around the world to do something about it.  In over 60 countries, Monsanto has established industry-leading products because we give professionals the freedom to make real decisions.  Monsanto is an Employer Of Choice with an outstanding professional development program and a history of building careers.   Make an impact by joining the team that is working to solve one of mankind???s greatest challenges. Monsanto is seeking a highly talented Systems Reliability Technician in one of the largest high-throughput genotyping laboratories in the world. The production facility in Chesterfield, MO supports Monsanto???s molecular breeding efforts with the ultimate aim of aiding breeders in bringing new traits and new higher yielding elite lines of row crops to market in a timely manner. Daily responsibilities include upkeep and repair of production automation systems, enhancing and upgrading these systems, and focus on overall equipment effectiveness.


Boiler Maintenance Supervisor – #01B6I

Thank you for your interest in career opportunities with Monsanto. We are seeking a highly motivated Boiler Maintenance Supervisor to join our Monsanto Vegetable Division in Woodland, CA. The position will be involved in all areas of plant maintenance including mechanical and plumbing


Maintenance Supervisor-3rd Shift

? Maintenance Supervisor-3rd Shift Position Summary Supervises and coordinates activities of skilled trade workers engaged in maintaining and repairing equipment, structures, utility systems, buildings, conveyors, motors ??and grounds. Essential Duties & Responsibilities: Oversee workers and engage in major projects, repairs, electrical wiring, controls, heating, and ventilation systems Supervise workers that install, repair mechanical equipment, maintain equipment and service the plant Utilizes working knowledge of electrical systems, both controls and industrial wiring systems, pipe fitting, plumbing, welding and shop machinery


I/T Internal Auditor

Your specific duties as an IT Internal Auditor will include: Responsible for the verification and audit of Information Technology general controls and application controls, documentation, and issuance of management reports on the design and effectiveness of controls across the enterprise. ? Coordinate with IT governance team to develop solutions to address IT control deficiencies, and monitoring of related action plans Provide guidance to Information Technology groups as it relates to control interpretation, applicability and practice


Sales Manager – Livestock Nutrition

A global leader in the livestock nutrition industry is looking to add a Sales Manager to the Western Division! This well-known company has been in business over 50 years and they pride themselves on offering high quality feed and customer service to dairy and beef cattle producers. This is a crucial position as you will make a direct impact and drive success for the company! This person will have direct management of sales personnel and be responsible for developing strategic plants, so applicants with extensive sales/management experience in the livestock feed industry are strongly encouraged to APPLY TODAY! About the Position:Utilize market research to develop and implement strategic plans, promotions and dealer developmentMaintain business relationships by working with key accounts and attending eventsHire, train and manage sales personnelResponsible for setting a budget and setting goals that align with company plansPrepare reports and sales activities Minimum Requirements:Must have sales and management experience in the livestock feed industryBachelor’s Degree or higher in Agriculture related field is preferredStrong technical nutrition knowledge for dairy and beef cattleMust be willing relocate to company locationFlexible on travel and overnights Compensation and Benefits:Competitive base salary $100,000-$150,000 with company bonusCompany offers full health Insurance, 401K, Dental, Vision and Retirement ProgramCompany provides Phone, Computer, Vehicle and Expenses If you would like to hear about this opportunity, please contact Chad Smith with gpac at 605-978-5433. We work strictly confidential.  Applicant's identity will be protected. Only Candidates with Sales and Management experience in the Livestock Nutrition industry will be contacted further Keywords: VP, Director, Regional, Territory, Manager, Agriculture, Ag, Livestock, Division, Feed, Ingredients, Leader, Marketing GPAC (Growing People and Companies) is an award winning search firm specializing in placing quality professionals within multiple industries across the United States over the past 23 years.


Sales Manager – Livestock Nutrition

A global leader in the livestock nutrition industry is looking to add a Sales Manager to the Western Division! This well-known company has been in business over 50 years and they pride themselves on offering high quality feed and customer service to dairy and beef cattle producers. This is a crucial position as you will make a direct impact and drive success for the company! This person will have direct management of sales personnel and be responsible for developing strategic plants, so applicants with extensive sales/management experience in the livestock feed industry are strongly encouraged to APPLY TODAY! About the Position:Utilize market research to develop and implement strategic plans, promotions and dealer developmentMaintain business relationships by working with key accounts and attending eventsHire, train and manage sales personnelResponsible for setting a budget and setting goals that align with company plansPrepare reports and sales activities Minimum Requirements:Must have sales and management experience in the livestock feed industryBachelor’s Degree or higher in Agriculture related field is preferredStrong technical nutrition knowledge for dairy and beef cattleMust be willing relocate to company locationFlexible on travel and overnights Compensation and Benefits:Competitive base salary $100,000-$150,000 with company bonusCompany offers full health Insurance, 401K, Dental, Vision and Retirement ProgramCompany provides Phone, Computer, Vehicle and Expenses If you would like to hear about this opportunity, please contact Chad Smith with gpac at 605-978-5433. We work strictly confidential.  Applicant's identity will be protected. Only Candidates with Sales and Management experience in the Livestock Nutrition industry will be contacted further Keywords: VP, Director, Regional, Territory, Manager, Agriculture, Ag, Livestock, Division, Feed, Ingredients, Leader, Marketing GPAC (Growing People and Companies) is an award winning search firm specializing in placing quality professionals within multiple industries across the United States over the past 23 years.


Agronomy Operations Manager

If you are looking for an Agronomy management role with an extremely stable and growing organization in Missouir, this is an opportunity you do not want to miss out on. A growing and very reputable Agronomy retailer is looking for an Agronomy Operations Manager. This company takes a great deal of pride in its employees, both personally and professionally and support is top notch.  Manager Functions:Assist in managing a full service agronomy operation, including dry and liquid fertilizer, seed, crop protection products and custom applications                                                Assisting in marketing plans                                                Work with management and other key positions on programs, pricing, and overall strategy for the Agronomy division                                                Research, analyze, and monitor financial, technological, and demographic factors                                                Manager Requirements:3 or more years of experience in Ag management or sales                                              Currently working within the Agronomy Industry                                                CCA Certification Preferred, but not required                                                Agronomy Degree is preferred           Contact Aaron Aylward at aaron.aylward@gogpac.com  or 605-978-5441 if interested in this opportunity.


Grain Location Manager

Country living with the amenities of bigger towns nearby for dining, shopping and employment opportunities for a spouse. Our client, a financially sound and well-respected Ag company is searching for a "hands on" Operations Manager at one of their grain facilities. For an experienced individual looking to join a company with upward career advancement potential this is an opportunity worth discussing. Duties and Responsibilities:Manage and assist a team of operations employeesLoad and unload trucksAbility to blend grain/maintain grain qualityIdentify maintenance needsHold safety meetings and ensure compliance with safety program Background Experience and Requirements:2+ years of experience in grain facility operationsManagement experience is beneficialDegree in Ag Business, Ag Economics or related degree preferred Compensation and Benefits:$50,000-$70,000 base salaryPaid vacationRetirement planComplete health insurance package Advance your career...APPLY NOW!! My name is Scott Rose and I specialize in placing professionals in the Ag industry. To confidentially discuss this or other opportunities I encourage you to give me a call at (605)978-5446.   GPAC (Growing People and Companies) is an award winning search firm specializing in placing quality professionals within multiple industries across the United States over the past 26 years


Custom Applicator

A multi location Agronomy company in Missouri is looking to hire an experienced Applicator.  Operator Duties:Apply crop protection products in a timely, effective manner                                                           Read and understand label information regarding pesticides, fertilizers and other products containing dangerous chemicals                                                           Spread fertilizer and mix various crop protection products                                                           Prepare, organize and maintain accurate records                                                           Operate various rigs for spraying/fertilizer                                                           Operator Qualifications:Experience spraying fields                                                           Skills operating agriculture machinery                                                           Good mechanical abilities                                                           Dependable and determined                                                           Class A CDL                                                           Compensation:$40,000 - $50,000 DOEBenefits available  Please contact Aaron Aylward directly at aaron.aylward@gogpac.com  or 605-978-5441 for more information on this or any other positions you may beinterested in.   Custom Applicator, Agronomy, Fertilizer, Chemical, Seed, Driver, Equipment Operator, CDL


Agronomist

A well respected and growing company in the state of Oklahoma is looking for an experienced Agronomist. This position will have sales requirements at times.


Sales Manager – Livestock Nutrition

A global leader in the livestock nutrition industry is looking to add a Sales Manager to the Western Division! This well-known company has been in business over 50 years and they pride themselves on offering high quality feed and customer service to dairy and beef cattle producers. This is a crucial position as you will make a direct impact and drive success for the company! This person will have direct management of sales personnel and be responsible for developing strategic plants, so applicants with extensive sales/management experience in the livestock feed industry are strongly encouraged to APPLY TODAY! About the Position:Utilize market research to develop and implement strategic plans, promotions and dealer developmentMaintain business relationships by working with key accounts and attending eventsHire, train and manage sales personnelResponsible for setting a budget and setting goals that align with company plansPrepare reports and sales activities Minimum Requirements:Must have sales and management experience in the livestock feed industryBachelor’s Degree or higher in Agriculture related field is preferredStrong technical nutrition knowledge for dairy and beef cattleMust be willing relocate to company locationFlexible on travel and overnights Compensation and Benefits:Competitive base salary $100,000-$150,000 with company bonusCompany offers full health Insurance, 401K, Dental, Vision and Retirement ProgramCompany provides Phone, Computer, Vehicle and Expenses If you would like to hear about this opportunity, please contact Chad Smith with gpac at 605-978-5433. We work strictly confidential.  Applicant's identity will be protected. Only Candidates with Sales and Management experience in the Livestock Nutrition industry will be contacted further Keywords: VP, Director, Regional, Territory, Manager, Agriculture, Ag, Livestock, Division, Feed, Ingredients, Leader, Marketing GPAC (Growing People and Companies) is an award winning search firm specializing in placing quality professionals within multiple industries across the United States over the past 23 years.


Custom Applicator

A multi location Agronomy company in Oklahoma is looking to hire an experienced Applicator.  Operator Duties:Apply crop protection products in a timely, effective manner                                                           Read and understand label information regarding pesticides, fertilizers and other products containing dangerous chemicals                                                           Spread fertilizer and mix various crop protection products                                                           Prepare, organize and maintain accurate records                                                           Operate various rigs for spraying/fertilizer                                                           Operator Qualifications:Experience spraying fields                                                           Skills operating agriculture machinery                                                           Good mechanical abilities                                                           Dependable and determined                                                           Class A CDL                                                           Compensation:$40,000 - $50,000 DOEBenefits available  Please contact Aaron Aylward directly at aaron.aylward@gogpac.com  or 605-978-5441 for more information on this or any other positions you may beinterested in.   Custom Applicator, Agronomy, Fertilizer, Chemical, Seed, Driver, Equipment Operator, CDL


Ag Service Technician

A Full-service Cooperative in Wisconsin is looking for a Mechanic for one of their locations. They are seeking someone with a broad based set of skills who must be able to repair light-duty thru heavy-duty vehicles and off-road application equipment.  Requirements:DL requiredExperience preferredMust have Own Tools Will be mainly 1st shift with some weekends and on call during peak season.  This position will not be open for long and will be a great opportunity! Please Apply now OR contact Dave Reichelt at (605)809-8552 for more information on this position.  GPAC ( Growing People and Companies ) is an award winning search firm specializing in placing quality professionals within multiple industries across the United States over the past 24 years. We are extremely competitive, client-focused and realize that our value is in our ability to deliver the right solutions at the right time  Keywords: agriculture, mechanic, diesel, farm, heavy equipment, repair, maintenance, ASE, applicator, spray rig, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota 


Sales Manager – Livestock Nutrition

A global leader in the livestock nutrition industry is looking to add a Sales Manager to the Western Division! This well-known company has been in business over 50 years and they pride themselves on offering high quality feed and customer service to dairy and beef cattle producers. This is a crucial position as you will make a direct impact and drive success for the company! This person will have direct management of sales personnel and be responsible for developing strategic plants, so applicants with extensive sales/management experience in the livestock feed industry are strongly encouraged to APPLY TODAY! About the Position:Utilize market research to develop and implement strategic plans, promotions and dealer developmentMaintain business relationships by working with key accounts and attending eventsHire, train and manage sales personnelResponsible for setting a budget and setting goals that align with company plansPrepare reports and sales activities Minimum Requirements:Must have sales and management experience in the livestock feed industryBachelor’s Degree or higher in Agriculture related field is preferredStrong technical nutrition knowledge for dairy and beef cattleMust be willing relocate to company locationFlexible on travel and overnights Compensation and Benefits:Competitive base salary $100,000-$150,000 with company bonusCompany offers full health Insurance, 401K, Dental, Vision and Retirement ProgramCompany provides Phone, Computer, Vehicle and Expenses If you would like to hear about this opportunity, please contact Chad Smith with gpac at 605-978-5433.


Agronomy Specialist

 Purpose:The Agronomy Specialist will support the Agronomy Sales Representative in the sales of seed, chemical & fertilizer products. The position also includes crop scouting, soil testing and the solving of agronomic issues for producers in the area. Responsibilities:Effectively define and communicate advantages of the agronomy products provided by this company to key customers and distributorsAssist the Sales Agronomist in day to day efforts to sell agronomy products while visiting current customers and assisting in technical advisory roleRequirements/Education:Bachelor's degree in Agronomy, Ag Business, Ag Engineering, Soil or Weed Science1-3 years of experience in agronomy (seed, chemical, fertilizer): internship experience is a plusAbility to work extended hours in-season If interested in or have any questions regarding this position apply or contact Jordan Evans at jordan.evans@gogpac.com.  Agronomy, Soil, Weed, Ag, Seed, Fertilizer, Chemical, Technical Agronomist, Agronomist, Agriculture, Crop Scouting, Crops, Grain, Custom Applicator, Application