GROWMARK, Inc. Seasonal CDL Driver - AgVantage FS - Aplington, IA in Aplington, Iowa
AgVantage FS is headquartered in Waverly, Iowa with branches in Northern and Eastern Iowa. AgVantage FS has about 400 employees (including seasonal workers) and approximately 23,000 customers. The cooperative does business in agronomy, energy, grain, precision agronomy, agri-finance, and crop insurance. AgVantage FS is part of the GROWMARK System, an agricultural cooperative serving more than 100,000 customers across North America and Ontario, Canada.
- WHAT YOU’LL BE DOING*
If you enjoy operating single, tandem, or multi-axle configuration trucks and are interested in picking up agronomy and/or energy products following specified time schedules to/from the company or customer locations to achieve profitable business growth, then we can’t wait to talk to you! We are looking for a CDL Driver that is eager to go above and beyond helping our customers reach their goals by transporting products in a safe and timely manner. A few key areas of emphasis include:
Loading and unloading containers, pallets, or materials and products, safely on trucks, trailers, or railcars by hand or by forklift truck
Ensuring that all deliveries and pickups are made in accordance with time schedules and performs duties in a manner that promotes superior customer service and professionalism within the company and the industry.
Ensuring that all associated documentation, such as bill of ladings, delivery slips, and invoices are completed accurately and returned to the branch location at the end of the day in order to ensure timely receiving and payment of invoices
Check out this video to learn more: https://youtu.be/KQfNRqZVjaM
WHAT YOU BRING TO THE TABLE*
High School Diploma
Two years of relevant driving experience
The ability to obtain and maintain a CDL license with required endorsements and any other applicable certification, license or permit, valid medical card, and satisfactory driving record
The ability to work extended hours and on-call as business conditions warrant
The ability to obtain and maintain other applicable certifications, licenses, and permits
The ability to lift 51-70 lbs.
The ability to work in an extreme range of weather, height, and noise conditions
WHAT WE BRING TO THE TABLE*
We value relationships and people first and foremost
We are a company that give back to the community
We emphasize sustainability practices and stewardship of our resources
For /some/ past seasonal employees, this position has acted as a stepping stone to a full-time career with the company.
We provide the potential opportunity to work flexible shifts/ (location depending)/
WHAT YOU DIDN’T KNOW ABOUT US*
- AgVantage FS* takes community development seriously. They donated money to over 30 local organizations and associations last year.
We are an equal opportunity employer, including protected veterans and qualified individuals with disabilities. Employment may be contingent upon receipt of an acceptable and job-related background check, drug test, motor vehicle report, and/or reference check, as applicable and permissible by law.