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Chemical Applicator Apprentice - several locations in northeast Nebraska

Employer: Farmers Pride

Job Description:

Position Purpose -This position is responsible for operation and maintenance of agronomy application equipment. This includes, handling, blending, delivery, and application of agricultural chemicals for customers. Other responsibilities include all agronomy operations and general activities consistent with the corporate objectives, purpose, and mission of the company. Responsibilities -Well-maintained facilities and equipment -Maintain good working relationship with customers and employees -Following all safety & regulatory policies and procedures -Exhibit integrity and professional attitude -Respect for all people Essential Duties -Operate agronomy floater and sprayer machines and all other agronomy equipment -Assist customers with loading/unloading of products -Assist in the mixing, loading, unloading and transporting of chemicals and fertilizers -Loading/Unloading warehouse with inventory -Maintenance/repair of agronomy equipment and facilities -Loading/Unloading equipment with agricultural chemicals -Communication with supervisor and employees regarding weather conditions during customer applications -Operate agronomy equipment (mixing/loading/blending) -Operate straight-truck for delivery to applicator/field -Communication with supervisor or location manager of inventory -Operate forklift, bobcat/skid-steer to load products as needed -Assist with other location duties as assigned

Job Requirements

Work Environment/Activity Management -Position requires ability to work in a fast-paced team environment. Position requires work in various climates and temperatures outdoor and indoor.

Job Details

Job Type: Full Time, Apprenticeship
Job Category: Agriculture, Apprenticeship

Contact Information

Kimberly Andersen
Associate Director of Apprenticeship
Phone: (402) 844-7121    

Application Method(s)

  • Apply Online,
  • Email

Listed Until: August 18, 2024


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