Top Agriculture Jobs of the Week

For the week of 5-6-19

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. 

Recruiting & Sourcing Intern for AgHires

A little about the business: AgHires is an agricultural job board and recruiting company. For agricultural employers, we provide a variety of recruiting services from simply job postings, to recruitment social media advertising, to exclusive contingency (full service recruiting) and pride ourselves on developing tailored solutions. We’re working hard to promote our industry, its culture, and showcasing what we have to offer in today’s agriculture job market.

What you would be doing: 

  • Assist with sourcing (reaching out to potential candidates) for open positions
  • Support with writing and editing job descriptions
  • Research company names and create lists
  • Develop and create message templates to send to candidates
  • Support recruiting staff

Qualifications: 

  • Must be working towards a degree in HR and/or related field; ideally have completed 2 years of college
  • Strong writing skills and detail oriented
  • Ability to prioritize and multi-task
  • Be a self-starter
  • Ability to work as part of a team

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Feed Delivery Driver for Central Valley Ag

 A little about the business: Central Valley Ag (CVA) is a member-owned farmers cooperative located in central and northeastern Nebraska. Established in 2003, CVA has 365 employees across our trade area that provides agronomy, grain, and feed services to over 10,000 farmers and ranchers.

What you would be doing: 

  1. Responsible for prompt feed delivery in bulk, bag or liquid. 
  2. Performs daily truck inspections and documentation. 
  3. Maintains and services feed truck to make sure it is in proper working order.  
  4. Assists in monitoring inventories of bulk, liquid and bagged feed. 
  5. Helps with physical inventories of feed products. 
  6. Follows policies and procedures of HACCP program. 
  7. Helps with the loading of feed products for customers. 
  8. Assists with scale and counter operations 

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In-House Sales Representative for Sidhu & Sons Nursery

A little about the business: Sidhu & Sons Nursery is a nursery wholesaler and propagator with over 600 acres for growing premium quality plants in Mission, BC. We produce high-quality broadleaf evergreens, conifers, deciduous shrubs, trees and perennials, including blueberry plants for fruit production. All our plants are grown using the latest production methods on-site in our state-of-the-art tissue culture lab and propagation house.

What you would be doing: 

  • Source new sales opportunities through inbound lead follow-up, outbound cold calls as well as researching accounts to identifying opportunities
  • Maintain contact with all existing customers throughout the year to understand and meet their needs
  • Provide content for marketing and social media campaigns
  • Assist external sales staff
  • Inventory – counting and entry.

Qualifications: 

  • You have a passion for plants
  • You have strong interpersonal communication skills on the phone and in person
  • You are well-organized, multitask, prioritize and manage time efficiency
  • You have excellent computer skills- including good knowledge of database management
  • You have a degree in botany, horticulture, biology or related field

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Seasonal Agronomy Driver for CHS

A little about the business: CHS is a diversified Fortune 100 company providing essential grain, food and energy resources to businesses and consumers. CHS is a cooperative system owned by farmers, ranchers and their local cooperatives from the Great Lakes to the Pacific Northwest and from the Canadian border to Texas. CHS is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action, Minority, Female, Veteran, and Disability employer.

What you would be doing:

  • Pick up and deliver product to customers in a safe, timely, and professional manner, ensuring the truck is operated in a safe manner at all times.
  • Follow all guidelines and regulations for hauling Seed, fertilizer, other bulk liquid products.
  • Perform visual inspection of truck before leaving premises and complete maintenance report on all deficiencies.
  • Report all accidents, traffic violations, and damage to vehicles.
  • Complete daily maintenance report and notify supervisor of any needed repairs.
  • Ensure on time loading and unloading and communicate with customers and operators if delays occur.
  • Provide excellent customer service, treating all customers in a friendly and courteous manner.

Qualifications: 

  • Must meet minimum age requirement
  • Class A or B CDL
  • Must pass a DOT required physical and drug screen
  • Must meet DOT and Company requirements
  • Ability to read, write, and communicate in English

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Research & Development Lab Assistant for CSS Farms

A little about the business: CSS Farms, a multi-state agricultural business, strives to provide innovative solutions and superior quality and service to our customers. We proudly and relentlessly continue to meet the highest standards of stewardship when it comes to the three things we value most: our land, our employees, and our communities.

We are a team-oriented company with a high trust, entrepreneurial culture. We value our employees’ opinions, we have a strong work ethic, and are focused on growing great vegetables and developing our operations profitably. People who are most successful at CSS Farms are energetic, self-directed, and pragmatic.

What you would be doing: 

  • Conduct planter accuracy checks
  • Collect plant progress data during the growing season
  • Assist with plot layout and design Monitor plot development on a weekly basis
  • Harvest and data collection of trials
  • Input data and results into farm data base
  • Help with weekly sugar analysis
  • Insure product meets quality standards
  • Work in conjunction with others on farm with pest trapping network
  • Conduct in-season yield sampling

Qualifications: 

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Demonstrated math, reading, and writing skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Computer Skills- ability to use Excel, Word, and Outlook
  • The ability to learn farm data management systems
  • Possesses good communication skills and is able to work in a team atmosphere
  • Able to work in a variety of environments

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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.

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