Seed Divison Manager
CHS Aligned Solutions is working with a progressive member cooperative in Oregon to hire a Seed Division Manager. This position requires experience in seed sales as well operating and maintaining equipment in seed, grain or similar production environment. In this position you will work closely with other on-site personnel in an effort to continuously improve our processes and consistently establish the highest standards in the industry for safety, seed quality, cost, and supply reliability. Responsibilities: Manage sales in order to meet profit margin objectivesDevelop new prospects and interact with existing growers to promote seed sales in order to meet and exceed sales objectivesScout fields and develop methods for the control of weeds, crop disease, insects and pests while adhering to crop safety standardsInteract with seed growers to ensure adequate quantities and varieties of seed are available for saleInventory managementSeed procurement including inspection and certificationDevelop planting schedulesMaintenance: responsible for preventive maintenance of equipment & compliance with industry standardsConditioning: seed cleaning, and treatment applicationPackaging: packaging, labeling and tagging seedWarehousing: organizing, moving and placing seed into storage, maintaining inventory accuracy utilizing electronic inventory systemsDistribution: prepare seed for shipment to other locations and customers, receive seed Required Skills / Experience: Possess or be capable of obtaining a class A CDL with necessary endorsementsPossess or obtain a Pesticide applicators license with necessary endorsement within 3 months of hireMechanical abilities (able to operate and trouble shoot equipment)Familiarity with Windows Operating Systems / Basic computer skills Additional Details:This member cooperative is an equal opportunity employer and offers a competitive salary and benefits.All interested applicants should apply online.Apply for this job.