Job Opening: Crop Protection Applicator
Crop Protection Applicator (Expired)
Agricultural facility needs help! Do you have experience in crop protection application? Do you enjoy working outdoors? Would you be able to get a CDL?
Professionally apply fertilizers and crop protection products to crops and fields using specialized equipment. Play a critical role in helping growers maintain healthy crops and maximize yields.
Duties include but are not limited to the following:
• Prepare equipment and crop protection for application, ensuring that all equipment is clean and in good working order and that crop protection is mixed according to labels.
• Apply crop protection to crops and fields using specialized equipment, such as sprayers or spreaders.
• Use GPS and other technology to ensure precise application
• Follow all safety procedures to minimize the risk of accidents or exposure to crop protection.
• Monitor the application process to ensure that fertilizers and crop protection are being applied at the correct rate and that the equipment is functioning properly. Adjust application rates or equipment settings as needed to achieve the desired results.
• Maintain detailed records of all applications, including the types and quantities of materials, the dates and times of application, and any observations or notes about the conditions or results of the application.
• Maintain equipment in good working order, performing routine maintenance and repairs as needed. Coordinate with mechanics or other professionals to perform more complex repairs or upgrades.
• Follow all safety procedures, including wearing protective equipment and ensuring that fertilizer and crop protection is stored and handled safely. Participate in safety training or other programs to improve knowledge of safe handling practices.
• Communicates with customers and supervisor/agronomy consultant to discuss application plans and to ensure that they are satisfied with the results of applications.
• Assist in other Elevator Operations as needed during down time or off season.
Minimum Requirements • High School diploma or equivalent • 2 to 3 years experience preferred, or related field
This is a direct hire opportunity. For consideration, please send resume to [email protected]
Pay depends on experience level.