CHS Member Cooperative Career Center

Agronomy Location Manager

Location: Northeastern, Indiana
Date Posted: 08-14-2018
CHS Selection Services is partnering with a progressive member cooperative in Northeastern, Indiana to hire an Agronomy Location ManagerOur ideal candidate will be a customer facing individual that has a knack for developing new business potential as well as retaining current patrons.
 
Responsibilities:
Direct supervisory responsibilities of all employees in accordance with the organization's policies. Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, directing work and performance appraisals.

 
  • Cost controls and budgeting within the trade area.
  • Promotes and supports all agronomy programs.
  • Assists in the development of annual farmer/customer programs that include soil testing, field mapping, product recommendations, timely and accurate application, field scouting as needed, record keeping, and follow-up calls.
  • Maintains facility and equipment so that they have a good appearance and are always in working order.
  • Complete written activity support documents as required.
  • Maintain all records required by OSHA safety procedures.
  • Oversees plant personnel training so that tasks are performed properly and safely.
  • Controls inventories for proper seasonal levels.
  • Assist the grain department as needed.
  • Maintains periodic customer contact as needed, as well as a continual prospect list that is contacted appropriately.
  • Adheres to the credit guidelines.
  • Develops an atmosphere of teamwork among peer management staff.
 
Qualifications:
 
  • Bachelor's degree from four-year college or university; or 5-10 years or more related experience and/or education; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Valid driver’ license (commercial driver’s license with hazardous material endorsement preferred)
  • Preferred Commercial Pesticide Applicator License 1A
  • Preferred CCA certificate
 
Additional Details:
This organization is an equal opportunity employer and offers competitive salary and benefits. Interested applicants should apply online. For more information, please contact Brian Slaughter at brian.slaughter@chsinc.com or (701) 721-7247.
 
 
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