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Agronomy Applicator - Kenton, OH


Location: Kenton, OH

 

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Develop the skills that are necessary to safely, accurately and efficiently apply fertilizer and pesticides including the following

  • Safe operation of liquid flotation and post spray application equipment including controller setup and proper speed, nozzle size, and pressure required to apply the desired rate
  • Safe operation of dry fertilizer application equipment including controller setup to apply the desired rate
  • Calculating rates per acre to determine number of loads and amounts required per load
  • Proper loading and mixing procedures
  • Learn VRT file maintenance including loading, selecting, removing and saving electronic files
  • Follow proper maintenance procedures and schedules for application equipment
  • Follow all company polices and perform all assigned tasks in an efficient and safe manner
  • Keep all equipment and work areas neat and clean
  • Always represent and promote the company in a positive light
  • Other duties as assigned by your supervisor

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Class A CDL, or willing to make an effort to obtain CDL within 90 days
  • Custom Applicator License, or willing to obtain license within 2 years
  • Good math skills
  • Willing to work extended hours and weekends when needed
  • Good mechanical skills
  • Excellent organizational and time-management skills
  • Live Brand Culture and Values at every opportunity with employees, customers, partners and vendors.
  • Promote the vision of customer focus.
  • Lead by example with respect, integrity and ethics.

WHY HERITAGE?

  • Coaching from peers and supervisors
  • Competitive Pay
  • Medical and Dental Benefits
  • Paid time off
  • 401k match after 6 months

WORKING TOGETHER. WINNING TOGETHER.

Work Authorization

Evidence of work authorization upon employment is required in compliance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986. Completion of USCIS form I-9 will be required in order to verify employment eligibility within 3 business days of the first day of employment.

AAP/EEO Statement

Heritage Cooperative provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Heritage Cooperative complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Heritage Cooperative expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Heritage Cooperative’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge






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