COMPANY: Agriland FS

HIRING MANAGER: Rob Meade

LOCATION: Harlan, IA

Responsibilities:

  • Learn crop scouting strategies from an experienced agronomy professional
  • Observe crop condition, pest concerns in contracted acres using crop scouting and integrated pest management strategies
  • Will walk fields to get the best sample of crop condition
  • Write reports on every field scouted and present reports to assigned customer / crops specialist and precision farming coordinator
  • Will operate a company vehicle in a safe and appropriate manner
  • Assist location team members as assigned

Requirements:

  • Currently studying Agriculture in a 2 or 4 year college program with the ability to learn quickly on the job
  • Proven experience working under little supervision
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Excellent driving record
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Strong maturity demonstrating excellent decision making skills

Position Offers:

  • Hands on agronomy training using integrated pest management strategies
  • Strong exposure to precision farming
  • Excellent interaction with customers and employees to improve communication skills
  • Summer long work experience that will look great on your resume
  • Exposure to a premier agriculture retail cooperative offering a variety of career choices
  • Company vehicle and scouting tools / info

AGRILAND FS, a financially strong and dependable cooperative serving customers in southern Iowa, eastern Nebraska, and northern Missouri, is looking for an energetic, goal-oriented college student to work over the summer. The right individual will be provided with excellent training and support with the freedom and responsibility to make an immediate impact on the business. He or she will also have the opportunity to take advantage precision technology and integrated pest management.

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