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Custom Applicator-Alden, MN

Custom Applicator-Alden, MN

System ID 
2017-6076
Number of Positions 
1
Job Locations 
US-MN-Alden
Posted Date 
9/25/2017
Job Category 
Warehouse
Eligible for Relocation 
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Job Description

Job Description:

Handle the proper application of crop protection products. You must be detail oriented with excellent communication skills both verbal and written.   

 

Job Duties: 

  • Operates all spray equipment
  • Able to spray and calibrate pesticides
  • Operates computers on equipment
  • Requires mixing, loading, and application of pesticides/fertilizers
  • Performs daily vehicle inspections
  • QAL/QAC may be required
  • Handles and delivers bulk and packaged chemicals
  • Cleans and maintains equipment
  • Assists mechanic
  • Maintain application/spray records
  • Pick up and deliver product to customers as needed
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Training Provided:

  • Crop protection product mixing
  • Operation of application equipment

Basic Qualifications: (required) 

  • Must meet minimum age requirement
  • High school diploma or GED
  • CDL Class A with Hazmat and Tanker Endorsements
  • Able to lift/carry up to 75lbs
  • Must pass pre-employment drug screen
  • Must meet DOT and Company requirements
  • Able to read, write, and communicate in English
  • Able to work additional hours to meet business demands

Preferred Qualifications: (desired) 

  • Applicator's and Fumigation License is a plus
  • Chemical application education
  • Previous application experience
  • Farming background

*EOE Plus AA Employer

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If you live safety always and have a strong desire to build a better tomorrow then look to the company who helps feed the world.

 

Cultivating Excellence is Crop Production Service's culture of ownership and joint accountability. At its heart, Cultivating Excellence is about achieving superior results with integrity together while connecting and collaborating across the entire organization.

 

While we have great people, it is not just about that; it’s the ability to lead your own engagement.  It’s the opportunity to grow and develop your career in ways you never envisioned while teaming up with people with a passion to make a difference in the world.

 

Who You Will Work With

 

You will work daily beside teams of people who care about your safety on the job and at home. Together, you will have a Commitment to Zero and follow our 3 Safety Principles: Do It safely or not at all, There is always time to do it safely, and Care for each other’s health, safety and security.

 

Your team will bring out the best in you by enabling you to achieve goals and reach your full potential.  You will find innovative ways to deliver on our vision of feeding the world responsibly while working side by side in an inclusive culture.


Why Crop Production Services?

 

Winning together; our culture coupled with great people, who deliver results with integrity, is what sets Crop Production Services apart from other career opportunities. We’re dedicated to winning together and that is what consistently makes Crop Production Services an award winning company. We are listed as one of the best places to work both in Canada and the U.S.

 

Crop Production Services, an Agrium company, is committed to building an inclusive workplace and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We welcome applications from all qualified women and men, including members of visible minorities, persons with disabilities and veterans. Additionally, our Employee Resource Groups – the Women's Inclusion Network and the Young Professionals Network, create awareness and opportunity for constructive action and dialogue.

 

Those passionate about this challenging opportunity please apply in confidence directly at www.cpsagu.com/careers.  While we appreciate all applications we receive, we advise that only applicants under consideration will be contacted.