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Driver / Applicator 

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MOUNTAIN VIEW CO-OP

JOB DESCRIPTION

 

Job Title: Driver/Applicator

 

JOB PURPOSE/SUMMARY

 

 This position is responsible for driving tasks as related to delivery of products. All decisions and actions will be consistent with company policy and procedures.

 

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS & RESPONSIBILITIES 

 

Responsible for accurate application of fertilizer and/or chemicals per blend sheet specifications.
Communicates with managers and sales staff to assure safe, accurate quality, efficient and timely application
Comply with safety regulations and maintain clean and orderly work areas.  
Drive trucks to haul crops, supplies, or tools.

Adjust, repair, and service farm machinery and notify supervisors when machinery malfunctions; Conducts machine setup, troubleshooting, repairs as necessary.
Use a variety of hand and power tools, electric meters and material handling equipment in performing duties.
Observe and listen to machinery operation to detect equipment malfunctions.
Manipulate controls to set, activate, and adjust mechanisms on machinery.
Interact with employees in person and on the phone.
Interacts with customers in a professional manor
Provide a custom spraying service to customers of Mountain View Co-op.
This requires the ability to drive a tandem axle truck with a trailer to the fields, mixing the chemical as recommended by the agronomy center manager, and spraying the field. 

 

Other Areas of Responsibility

Attention to detail and a strong sense of ownership in his/her work and application equipment used
Responsible for compliance with the safety policy as outlined in the Employee Handbook.

Attend training sessions as they relate to this position.

Complete any and all tasks assigned by department manager or other supervisor, whether in the assigned division or another division of MVC.

Comply with company policy at all times

Perform all other duties as assigned or needed.

Exhibits attitude and actions consistent with policies
Works in any area of operation or production as assigned

 
Position Requirements

 

QUALIFICATIONS/REQUIREMENTS

Minimum Education:                      Requires a high school diploma/GED. Requires a valid Commercial Driver’s License.

 

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:            Knowledge of equipment operation, Application experience, Chemical application education preferred, operation of light and heavy equipment,             have the ability to operate a front end loader and forklift.

 

Other qualifications:                       Be a team player with a positive attitude and a willingness to do whatever is required to meet the goals of the team           

 

MENTAL AND PHYSICAL DEMANDS

 

Sitting                                                 28%                                     Reaching                                           Some

Standing                                            27%                                     Manual Dexterity                             Frequent

Walking                                             45%                                     Telephone                                         Some    

Kneeling                                             Some                                   Computer Screen                             Some

Bending                                             Some                                   Lifting                                                 70 lbs

 

 

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed  They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel as classified.

 
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Division Agronomy  
Location 500 Agronomy  
EOE Statement We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.  

This position is currently not accepting applications.

To search for an open position, please go to http://MountainViewCo-op.appone.com




 


 
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