CHS Member Cooperative Career Center

Sales Agronomist

Location: Southwestern, North Dakota
Date Posted: 04-05-2018
CHS Aligned Solutions is partnering with a progressive member cooperative in beautiful Southwestern North Dakota to hire a Sales Agronomist.  The successful candidates will be promoting and supporting the marketing strategy, sales and services of crop nutrients, crop protection products and seed; to improve the producer’s production efficiency and profitability.
This will be an exciting opportunity for a driven, self-starter who is seeking an opportunity to be a part of working with growers to achieve maximum production.  Be a part of a team where your contribution leads to producer success and builds a lasting partnership.
  • Promote the proper use of crop protection products, seed and precision agriculture to customers to grow market share.
  • Spend a majority of time in the country working with farmers to earn business.
  • Create and recommend specific agronomy programs based off of yield results, crop scouting and seed knowledge to customers.
  • Understand the business functions of employee team and assist the team in improving the efficiency and profitability of the locations assigned.
  • Coordinate with fertilizer applicators and tanks on the spreading, spraying and delivery of bulk fertilizer to assure the cost effective use of equipment.
  • Ensure that federal and state regulations pertaining to chemicals and fertilizers are observed and adhered to.
Basic Qualifications:
  • 4 year degree in Agronomy, Ag Econ, Ag Business, Ag Ed, Ag engineering, Soil or Weed Science.  (Related job experience may substitute for education.)
  • Experience in agronomy, seed, crop protection products
  • Demonstrate strong communication / persuasive / business skills
  • Strong work ethic
  • Proven self-starter with the ability to form fast and strong business relationships
Additional Details:
This co-op member is an equal opportunity employer and offers competitive salary and benefits. All interested applicants should apply online. For more information, please contact Brian Slaughter at or (701) 721-7247.
this job portal is powered by CATS

To also apply for jobs within CHS and its cooperatives, please click here. If you’re interested in applying for careers with both CHS and member-cooperatives, it is necessary to fill out two separate applications.