Simplot Applicator (Operations Support 3) (Hampton, IA) in Hampton, Iowa
Applicator (Operations Support 3) (Hampton, IA)
Hampton, IA, US, 50441-7444
The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses. The J.R. Simplot Company is a true farm-to-table company with operations that touch every aspect of agriculture, including seed production, farming and ranching, plant sciences, fertilizer manufacturing, food processing, commercial product development, and distribution.
Under general direction, this role performs a variety of job responsibilities which may include operation of a newer model application equipment, delivery of fertilizer and chemical products to customers, equipment and plant maintenance and fertilizer blending.
Product application, calibrating application equipment, application equipment maintenance, and cleaning and storing application equipment
Loading and delivering fertilizer and chemicals to customers
General plant equipment maintenance and housekeeping responsibilities
Receiving and unloading product deliveries and warehouse/inventory responsibilities
Misc. duties such as special projects, attending provided trainings, providing back-up when/where needed
Disclaimer ‑ The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified.
High school diploma or general education degree (GED)
Two plus years related experience and/or training.
Knowledge of the local geography/roads/farms and ability to develop trust with management that moderate to heavy traffic can be negotiated effectively.
Ability to assist in equipment rebuilds
Ability to calibrate a variety of application equipment
Ability to maintain maintenance records for equipment
Ability to set up and calibrate injection equipment is a plus
Basic knowledge in the areas of mechanical, electrical welding and metal fabrication are a plus
Have or able to obtain a Pesticide Applicator License.
Have or able to obtain a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) with endorsement to drive a ten wheeler and trailer with air brakes on the highway; generally referred to as a Class A; Endorsements of Tanker and HazMat will be required at this level.
Combination of education, training and/or experience will be considered for this position.
*This position is not eligible for relocation.
Job Requisition ID : 14067
Travel Required : None
Pay Grade: Global Grade 1
Location(s) : SGS Retail - Hampton
Country: United States
*The J.R. Simplot Company is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, marital status, or any other protected status. *
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