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Custom Applicator


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Job Title: Custom Applicator
Location: Oregon, Idaho, West United States, USA
Company: Helena Agri-Enterprises, LLC
Industry Sector: Agribusiness
Industry Type: Chemical, Pesticide and Fertilizer
Career Type: Custom Applicator/Pest Control
Job Type: Full Time
Minimum Years Experience Required: 1
Salary: DOE
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Helena Agri-Enterprises, LLC, a national agricultural-chemical company, has an immediate opening for a Custom Vegatation Management Applicator in the Oregon/Idaho area.

 

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be 21 years or older to operate application equipment weighing 10,000 pounds or more.
  • High school diploma and experience in operating large equipment.
  • Mechanically inclined.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Agricultural and/or Industrial Vegetation Management background.
  • Basic knowledge of Industrial Vegetation management pesticides and weed identification.
  • CDL and pesticide license.
  • Excellent driving record.
  • Ability to read field maps.
  • Professional competence to safety.
  • Ability to pass a CDL physical examination.
  • Ability to work without direct supervision.
  • Flexibility to travel overnight for multiple nights per week

 

JOB DUTIES:

Seasonal:

  • Correctly mixes pesticides for application.
  • Performs maintenance and calibration on application equipment.
  • Identifies weed species.
  • Ensures the wearing of proper protection equipment.
  • Maintains all records of applied chemicals, rates of product, and wind and weather conditions at the time of application
  • Oversees the billing to ensure that all products and applications are billed correctly.
  • Coordinates treatment applications with sales reps and customers including informing customers of product to be used, product rates, and cost per acre.
  • Provides input on purchases of new equipment regarding selection and justification relative to income.
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor/manager.

Off-Season:

  • Continues education for maintaining pesticide applicator license.
  • Attends applicator equipment workshops.
  • Performs maintenance on other equipment and fixed facilities.
  • Pulls soil samples.
  • Mixes fertilizer and chemicals.
  • Picks up and delivers farm chemicals, fertilizer and seed.

 

 

 

 

 

We offer an excellent working environment and an outstanding compensation and benefits package.

 

 

Helena Agri-Enterprises, LLC, is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with a disability.

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Job Post Date: 04/10/19
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