Fertilizer Applicator

Locations currently hiring for this position: Idaho Falls, and Rexburg Idaho

Valley Wide Cooperative is a company motivated by service. We have been helping farmers and ranchers build their homes and businesses since 1920. Our mission is "To provide quality products and services at a value both the company and customer enjoy. We do this with respect to the communities we do business in and the environments that we impact."
We proudly offer a competitive total compensation package. Benefits include: Health, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Vacation, 401K, Long and Short Term Disability, and other benefits for benefit eligible positions. This position will have opportunity for growth.
The position of Fertilizer Applicator is of great significance to Valley Wide Cooperative. A person in this position is responsible for operation of custom application equipment in the application of fertilizer and chemicals to customer’s fields in a safe, accurate, efficient and timely manner as well as promote the proper use of crop protection products. If you are looking for an opportunity to work for a progressive company with advancement opportunities APPLY TODAY!

  • Loading and mixing fertilizer formulas.
  • Ability to follow and interpret fertilizer and pesticide labels
  • Maintaining application logs and other records as necessary.
  • Reading field maps and global positioning devices.
  • Working around and handling hazardous materials properly.
  • Performing daily inspection of equipment and minor repairs as needed.
  • Willingness to work extended hours as needed.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
  • High School diploma or GED preferred.
  • Must currently have or ability to obtain Idaho Professional Applicators license with all applicable endorsements.
  • Must have a Class A CDL with HAZMAT endorsement.
  • Maintain and promote a strong safety culture and follow all safety policies, procedures and regulations. Identify and communicate workplace hazards and correct or seek assistance in correcting unsafe actions or conditions.
  • Must have strong communication skills; ability to communicate in appropriate, professional manner with managers, supervisors, employees, customers, vendors and general public.
  • Must exhibit a professional and positive image.

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Valley Wide Cooperative is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, veteran status, physical or mental disability, marital status, and any other status protected by applicable federal and state laws.
All applicants are subject to pre-employment drug testing and may be subject to pre-employment background checks.
Candidates must be eligible to work in the US as well as meet the qualifications listed above in order to be considered for the position.