Custom Applicator - Yale, SD

Location
Yale, South Dakota
Salary
DOE
Posted
Oct 12, 2017
Industry
General

South Dakota Wheat Growers is an innovative grain and agronomy cooperative with more than 5,400 active member-owners in eastern North and South Dakota. Despite the name, our members now grow more corn and soybeans than they do wheat. Wheat Growers markets approximately 160 million bushels annually – and has been serving member-owners with pride and integrity since 1923. Wheat Growers is currently looking to fill a Custom Applicator position in Yale, South Dakota.

 

Summary: 

Responsibilities to include chemical and fertilizer application, plant food mixing, transportation and crop management. Strong preference for someone with computer and GPS systems knowledge, however, will train the right candidate.

 

JOB DESCRIPTION:

  • Responsible for operating and maintaining spray equipment.
  • Operate and maintain fertilizer and chemical equipment.
  • Perform necessary maintenance.
  • Blend and apply fertilizer and chemicals according to labeled directions or recommendations.
  • Assist to achieve accurate and efficient unloading and delivery of products.
  • Scout fields to help determine appropriate chemical and fertilizer recommendations as necessary.

 

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:
Minimum of 1-2 years of related field experience. Working knowledge and general understanding of machine operations and maintenance. Working knowledge of machine settings.

 

Health Insurance, Vision/Dental Insurance, Profit Sharing, 401k, Clothing Allowance, Sick, Vacation, Holidays, Employee Retention Bonus and MORE!

 

To apply, please visit www.wheatgrowers.com and click on the careers and internships tab. Or send your resume by email to jobs@sdwg.com or by mail to:
Wheat Growers
Recruiter
908 Lamont Street S
Aberdeen, SD 57401

 

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