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Professional Applicator

The position will have the following responsibilities:

  • Operate the company’s dry fertilizer application equipment in a professional manner using all available technology to deliver products both timely and accurately, leaving the customer with a positive experience
  • Daily inspection and maintenance of equipment in such a manner to optimize efficiency and accuracy as well as minimize downtime
  • Participate in and promote a positive team environment

The successful candidate will have the following qualifications:

  • Valid AZ or DZ license and experience operating agricultural equipment an asset
  • Confident with current computer technology and various GPS software platforms
  • Comfortable operating farm equipment and delivery trucks
  • Customer service oriented with a professional and personal manner
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment both as an individual and part of a team, and willing to work seasonably long hours as required
  • Good oral and written communication skills and attention to detail

Junior Sales Agronomist

The position will have the following responsibilities:

  • Utilize your customer service skills by communicating directly with customers in the office setting, while learning about Holmes Agro’s products and services
  • Support operational activities in one of our warehouses throughout the spring (fertilizer, seed, or crop protection), including shipping and receiving, and inventory management
  • Participate in crop scouting and pest management efforts throughout the growing season, and soil and tissue sampling in late summer and fall
  • Accompany a senior agronomist on customer visits, helping to position agronomic tools and services to maximize customers crop performance
  • Develop crop plans and agronomic actions using our MyFarm database to improve customers’ crop production
  • Promote Holmes Agro and the products, service & programs we deliver to our customers
  • Support customers stewardship efforts such as 4Rs, Precision Agriculture, Pest Assessments, & Record Keeping

The successful candidate will have the following qualifications:

  • A positive, team-first, attitude and a dedication to personal improvement and skill development
  • Strong time management and organizational skills
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills to allow you to provide a positive experience and work well with customers, suppliers and co-workers
  • Willing to work seasonably long hours in spring and fall
  • Strong agronomic knowledge, with the ability to apply technology to help customers succeed
  • Passion for Agriculture
  • Willing to achieve CCA designation (having CCA would be considered an asset)