GROWMARK, Inc. Ag Equipment Operator - Agriland FS - Indianola, IA in Indianola, Iowa

Company: Agriland FS

Hiring Manager: Rob Meade

Location: Indianola, IA

[AGRILAND FS]

/ AGRILAND FS,/ /a financially strong and dependable cooperative serving customers in southern Iowa, eastern Nebraska, and northern Missouri,// is looking for a motivated, dependable and mechanically inclined individual who enjoys working outdoors to fill the role of agronomy/energy operations specialist. This individual will provide exceptional customer service, operate and maintain location facilities as well as a variety of agriculture equipment, and benefit from the opportunity to gain additional responsibility and grow within the company. /

  • Responsibilities:*

  • Operate a variety of agriculture-related equipment, including agronomy application equipment, propane and liquid fuel delivery trucks, and anhydrous equipment

  • Perform repairs and preventative maintenance on equipment and facility

  • Assist with delivery and service of energy products

  • Service and operate anhydrous equipment

  • Provide assistance with inventory control

  • Service customers at the facility and on their farms/homes

  • Requirements:*

  • Experience running farm field equipment or construction equipment preferred

  • Demonstrate the ability to work with hazardous materials (anhydrous, plant protection products) in a safe and professional manner

  • Stable work history with no more than three (3) jobs in 10 years

  • Experience working hours beyond normal, position requires long hours during spring and fall

  • Excellent work ethic and team work skills

  • Good customer service skills and a strong mechanical aptitude with the ability to problem solve

  • Exceptional math skills, and written/verbal communication skills

  • Must be able to lift up to 75 pounds, stand, sit, crawl, climb and reach difficult areas as job demands

  • Be able to obtain a Class A CDL with hazmat endorsements

  • Must be able to pass a pre-employment physical and drug test.

  • Position Offers:*

  • Agriculture experience recognized & rewarded

  • Excellent on the job training

  • Extensive benefits including company funded pension plan, 401(k), health, vision and dental insurance

  • Opportunity to gain additional responsibility and grow within the company

  • Work variety (job is different everyday)

  • Opportunity to operate excellent equipment