Duperow Co-op is hiring an Operational Support Sales Agronomist at our Agro Center in Biggar, Saskatchewan
Who we are:
Co-op does business differently. As a co-operative, we believe in working together to serve Western Canadians, delivering profits back to our communities and investing in sustainable growth.
What you’ll do:
This position is a senior position reporting directly to the Crop Inputs manager, assisting with a variety of tasks to support the crop inputs and sales teams. Duties include but not limited to:
Operational support and assistance in operating chemical sales warehouse and Bulk Seed Treater
Combination of in office sales duties and farm calls
General Agronomic duties including Crop scouting, weed/pest/disease identification, product knowledge & rates
Why it matters:
Our team provides a range of products and services to support our member-owners. Through the work that we do, we help to build, fuel, feed and grow Western Canadian communities together.
Who you are:
You are looking for a career in Agriculture and:
You have minimum 3-5 years experience in a related occupation
You’re familiar with working with producers on all levels and all sizes from seeding to harvest
You’re honest and trustworthy, are results-oriented and strive to be the best in what you do.
You believe in building relationships, trust, and good communication, both with producers and within our own tight knit team
Post secondary education preferred, preference given to candidate with relevant on-job experience or Agriculture background
Our Team Members receive competitive salaries, a comprehensive benefits package and an employer-contributed pension plan. This position will also be eligible for our yearly STIP employee bonus program. We encourage our Team Members to take advantage of learning opportunities, to grow and develop and to foster a culture of teamwork and innovation.
At Co-op, we embrace diversity and inclusion, and we’re working to create a workplace that is as diverse as the communities we serve. We support and provide an environment that allows all to bring their whole selves to work.
Apply online by October 15, 2021 or contact Ashton@duperowco-op.com or inquire in person at the Biggar Agro Center for more information.