Custom Applicator

$55,000 - $65,000 yearly
  • Agricruit
  • Peru, IL, USA
  • Apr 13, 2024
Full-time Agronomy

Job Description

Typical Career Responsibilities:

  • Operates specialized equipment such as sprayers, spreaders, and applicators.
  • Skilled in the precise application of fertilizers, pesticides, herbicides, and other agricultural inputs.
  • Knowledgeable about different types of crops, soil conditions, and weather patterns to optimize application timing and effectiveness.
  • Collaborates with farmers to develop customized application plans tailored to their specific needs and goals.
  • Maintains equipment, troubleshoots technical issues, and performs routine maintenance to ensure optimal performance.
  • Keeps detailed records of application activities, including types and quantities of inputs applied, areas treated, and any observations or recommendations.
  • Adheres to safety protocols and regulations.

What we have to offer?

  • PAID TRAINING – we will teach you how to operate farm machinery.
  • Financial assistance and course training to achieve Class A CDL.
  • Great work culture and friendly work environment.
  • We are a fast-growing, multi-location company that offers long-term career growth opportunities.

Are You Qualified?

  • Able to work overtime and occasional weekends.
  • Must have a valid driver's license.
  • Must be willing and able to maintain a Class A CDL and appropriate endorsements (with our assistance).
  • Must be willing to submit to a DOT drug test and background.