Key Cooperative is a member-owned, rural Iowa cooperative serving agriculture producers. We are essential business partners through Agronomy, Energy, Grain and Feed.

The Grain & Agronomy Operations Attendant is responsible for grain handling and plant maintenance at the location.

Grain Quality & Handling

  • Take responsibility for good grain condition, and monthly facility inspections, as by OSHA inspection standard.
  • Maintaining grain inventory moistures and temperatures of silos and tanks.
  • Performs the dumping and receiving of producers’ grain.

Work Schedules

  • Completes all assigned tasks according to work order estimates and their daily work schedule.
  • Delivers to customers products and services that are sold by the branch on schedule.
  • Displays reliable attendance and schedules time-off with advance notice.

Customer Service

  • Keeps the Location Manager informed of operational, customer, vendors, or employee issues that may arise.
  • Promotes the business with existing and potential customers.
  • Projects a positive attitude to customers and employees at all times; exhibits good customer relations skills.

General Maintenance

  • Performs required preventative maintenance and have all preventive maintenance reports turned in on time.
  • Assist in chemical shed with automated load out system.
  • Assist with NH3 plant and dry fertilizer plant.

Safety & Organization

  • Cleans up grain spills; assists in keeping all inside and outside work areas extremely neat and orderly.
  • Continuously follows the company employee policies, safety guidelines and safety programs established by Key Cooperative.
  • Completion of safety reports and required records.
  • Assists with grain movement between bins as needed; assists in emptying bins as needed using proper bin entry procedures.
  • Completes other duties as assigned.

Education and/or Experience

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED); and one to three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

  • Pest Control Applicators License of grade 7-E would be beneficial.
  • Class A CDL with Endorsements preferred.
  • A minimum of a registered technician, or a 1-A applicator’s license preferred.


About Key Cooperative

Key is a member-owned, rural Iowa cooperative serving agriculture producers. With locations in 13 communities and 6 counties, Key Cooperative provides Agronomy, Energy, Feed, and Grain with a small-town, yet professional feel. Our employees take pride in our identity and they’re committed to the success of our owners by delivering innovation, leadership, and performance. If you’re looking for a place where you can grow and be proud of what you do each day – you can find this kind of career at Key Cooperative. Apply below!

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