Proper application of crop protection products and dry fertilizer are required. Experience in semi-tractor driving, self-propelled sprayers and dry fertilizer floaters are a desire. Safety is a top priority when working for CPS and critical value for this job.
•Responsible for keeping field equipment clean and in safe operating condition.
•Responsible to apply the correct amount of product to each acre and in a manner consistent with the product label.
•Requires mixing, loading, and application of pesticides/fertilizers
•Performs daily vehicle inspections
•Ability to crosscheck products, rates and timing effectiveness vs. targeted/non targeted pest/crops.
•Keep abreast of the dangers and hazards of products and take proper precaution.
•Complete application records as required by the Company and government regulations
•Operates computers on equipment and familiar with GPS equipment
•Handles and delivers seed.
•Pick up and deliver product to customers as needed
•Perform other duties as assigned
Basic Qualifications: (required)
•Must meet minimum age requirement
•High school diploma or GED
•CDL or ability to obtain within 30 days
•Able to lift/carry up to 75lbs
•Must pass pre-employment drug screen
•Must meet DOT and Company requirements
•Detail oriented with excellent communication skills both verbal and written.
•Able to work additional hours to meet business demands