Driver / Applicator / Laborer
Hunter Grain Company is a local farmers' cooperative. Our diverse business activities include grain, agronomy, and propane. We believe local control with regional partnerships is the best way to ensure the level of customer service we strive to provide our patrons.
Hunter Grain offers a competitive compensation package. Benefits include: Health, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Health and Day Care Savings Accounts, Paid Vacation, and 401K Matching.
You will assist with a variety of tasks in a professional manner and promote a positive image of yourself and the coop. You must have a pleasant attitude, be helpful, and be willing to work the hours required by the seasonal nature of our business.
Purpose of this Position: This position completes a variety of tasks related to operating a full-service cooperative as assigned by your supervisor. Depending on the time of year and the needs of each department, you will move between our grain, agronomy, and propane departments.
*Treat patrons in a courteous and professional matter.
*Make deliveries in surrounding area from Hunter or Gardner.
*Apply fertilizer and chemicals according to labels and applicable rules.
*Verify that equipment and support vehicles are in good working order.
*Perform warehouse work to include: driving loader, operating forklift, and loading products.
*Perform shop work to include: mechanics and maintenance of vehicles and equipment.
*Perform housekeeping inside and outside all facilities.
*Complete safety reports and record keeping as assigned.
*Follow all company policies and procedures and attend safety training as required.
*Identify and communicate workplace hazards and correct or seek guidance to correct unsafe actions or conditions.
*Perform other duties as assigned and work extended hours as needed to meet seasonal needs.
Basic Qualifications: (required)
*High school diploma or GED.
*Ability to lift 75 pounds and complete other physically strenuous activities.
*Ability to operate loaders, forklifts, and tractors.
*Ability to work in dust and adverse weather conditions and temperatures with the proper protective equipment.
*Ability to work long hours to meet business demands.
*Must pass random drug screens.
*Ability to work off location without direct supervision.
Preferred Qualifications: (desired)
*Hazmat and tanker endorsements.
*Custom applicators license.
*Valid CDL driver's license
We are an equal opportunity employer.