Top Agriculture Jobs of the Week
For the week of 10-22-18
AgHires works hard to be the number one resource for top jobs in agriculture. The agriculture industry provides a variety of job opportunities that range far and wide. Take a moment to search through the thousands of current job openings on AgHires.com, and check out this week’s top Agriculture Jobs of the Week below.
A little about the business: Our team specializes in working with sellers, buyers, and managing agricultural and recreational land over the Midwest. We work closely with each landowner to understand their goals and develop land and asset management strategies that aligns with those goals. We secure the best return on their investment from negotiated land leases to property improvements.
What you would be doing: We are currently hiring in the following territories: Iowa, Minnesota, and South Dakota. At LandProz, we are always looking for Brokers, Agents & Auctioneers to add to our team. Whether you are brand new to the business or a seasoned professional, we are interested in hearing from you. After all, there is so much more that goes into this business than just a title. To us the background of the individual, knowledge of the Agricultural and Recreational industry, experience in any relevant field, and personality is what makes a great LandProz team member.
- You love farming, hunting, being outdoors, and anything to do with land.
- You have a passion for building relationships and are known for being the “networker” in your area.
A little about the business: Welcome to OMEX! We have a longstanding history in the fertilizer industry in the United Kingdom and have spent the last 20 years serving growers in the Western United States. We’re now expanding our footprint to the Midwest to provide complex liquid formulations where we focus on working with specialty crop and greenhouse producers.
What you would be doing: We’re currently looking for a Territory Sales Manager/Agronomist to join our team. You will focus on expanding a new territory, working closely with growers and ag retailers to promote the benefits of the OMEX products., working in an advisory role with growers to maximize their crop health and yield by providing the right products for agronomic need. You will have no direct reports in this position. This role is home-based from anywhere within Southeast Missouri, Western Tennessee, or Northeast Arkansas with travel throughout the territory.
- Have agronomy experience working with specialty crops or have a specialty crop farming background
- Have a passion for agriculture and are highly interested in treating our customer’s crop as if they are your own; high integrity recommending only the right products
- Ability to work independently and develop new relationships across the territory
A little about the business: TriOak Foods a second-generation family corporation that has transformed into a top 15 pork producer in the United States, is currently seeking candidates for our Sow Units located in Iowa.
What you would be doing: We are looking for people to fill both full time and part time Swine Technician positions. Check feeding system to make sure all animals are receiving feed and water through the barn, check animals for stress, sickness, vaccinate, treat/medicate as needed and manage sick animals following farm protocols and check production environment and cleanup where needed. Complete heat checks of animals to determine readiness for breeding. Complete steps to artificially inseminate sows to meet weaned pig goals for the farm. Maintain swine semen inventory, determine breeding needs and orders as appropriate and more.
If you have a strong work ethic, great communication skills and are self-motivated then come grow with us.
A little about the business: CHS Inc. is a leading global agribusiness owned by farmers, ranchers and cooperatives across the United States. Diversified in energy, grains and foods, CHS is committed to helping its customers, farmer-owners and other stakeholders grow their businesses through its domestic and global operations. CHS supplies energy, crop nutrients, grain marketing services, animal feed, food and food ingredients, along with insurance, financial and risk management services. The company operates petroleum refineries/pipelines and manufactures, markets and distributes Cenex® brand refined fuels, lubricants, propane and renewable energy products.
What you would be doing: CHS has an exciting opportunity in our Country Operations Division. We are looking for a Grain/Merchandising Department Manager to lead an experienced Grain Team, to merchandise grain and be responsible for the overall profit and loss of the department. You must be self-motivated, hardworking, have good time management skills, able to make decisions and work independently. You must be detail oriented with excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
- Degree with 5-plus years of experience with Grain merchandising and elevator operations
- Grain handling experience
- Valid driver’s license
A little about the business: Ag Partners provides products, services and market access in the areas of grain, agronomy, feed and petroleum. Formed in 1997, the company represents a joint venture between Alceco, an Iowa cooperative, and Cargill. The company’s locations include retail and wholesale agronomy outlets, grain facilities and feed mills throughout Iowa.
What you would be doing: Supports the Precision Ag Department with the sale, installation and customer service of Precision Ag equipment sold through Ag Partners.
- Valid driver’s license with a good driving record.
- Pursuing an associate’s or bachelor’s degree in an Ag related field.
- Minimum GPA of 2.5 or higher
The opportunities within the agriculture industry are endless. Whether you are looking to start your journey or take the next step in your agriculture career, there is a place for you. Go to AgHires.com to search thousands of current job openings, ranging from agronomy jobs to marketing jobs to service technician jobs. New jobs are uploaded to our website daily.