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Custom Applicator Associate--Rake

Landus Cooperative

Rake IA 50465

Job Description:
Landus Cooperative is currently seeking a Custom Applicator Associate!
We are seeking a motivated individual who can learn to apply crop protection products and assist in our agronomy and grain operations.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities: Includes but not limited to the following:
•Learn how to 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.
•Learn how to operate various application equipment, tender trucks, and NH3 equipment.
•Learn how to maintain and record maintenance of application equipment, tending equipment, NH3 equipment, pickups and side dress units.
•Learn how to 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.

•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.
Shifts: Days, Variable
Benefits: Medical,Holidays,Pension/401k
Additional Information:
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!

At Landus Cooperative, you’ll find a fun team atmosphere and a stable career that offers excellent benefits for full-time employees!

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.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

Apply at:

Kami McDonough

11/05/19 through 03/20/20

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