Custom Applicator - Entry

Landus Cooperative

Early , Iowa

Landus Cooperative is currently seeking a Custom Applicator! Do you have a passion for agriculture and operating large equipment/applicators? Would you consider yourself reliable and detail-oriented? Then come join our team!

We are seeking a motivated individual who can apply crop protection products and assist in our agronomy and grain operations. At Landus Cooperative, you’ll find a fun team atmosphere and a stable career that offers excellent benefits for full-time employees!

Essential Duties & Responsibilities: Includes but not limited to the following:

  • Apply and understand the use of agronomy products to customer’s fields including dry and liquid fertilizer, chemicals, NH3, and lime. In addition, record daily application logs.
  • Operate various application equipment, tender trucks, and NH3 equipment.
  • Maintain and record maintenance of application equipment, tending equipment, NH3 equipment, pickups and side dress units.
  • Operate dry fertilizer plants, chemical containment buildings, and NH3 plants.
  • Assist in housekeeping and maintenance of facilities & grounds.
  • Provide prompt, professional, and courteous customer service.

Required Qualifications:

  • Must have or be able to obtain a Class A CDL with air brake, tanker, and HazMat endorsements.
  • Participate in company DOT drug and alcohol program and maintain current DOT physical.
  • Must have or be able to obtain a commercial pesticide applicators license with 1A, 1B, and 1C endorsements.
  • Must be able to move/lift up to 50 pounds; occasionally up to 100 pounds.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Associate degree (A.A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; or high school diploma or general education degree (GED) and related experience and/or training.
  • Good computer skills.
  • Understand the seasonality of an agricultural cooperative and the in-season time commitment.

Our Values:

  • Teamwork: Works hard to emphasize team success ahead of individual success.
  • Safety: Protects the well-being of our employees, customers, and consumers.
  • Consistent Quality: Accepts responsibility to provide quality work in a timely manner.
  • Empowered: Enjoys working hard and has initiative to do what’s right.
  • Integrity: Displays honesty by doing what they say they will do.

HOW TO APPLY

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