Spray Driver/Custom Applicator-La Grande, OR

  • Nutrien
  • La Grande, OR 97850, USA
  • Jul 12, 2018
Other

Job Description

**Job Description**

**Spray Driver/Custom Applicator, La Grande, OR**

Why work at Nutrien Ag Solutions? Great question!

Safety is a core value at Nutrien Ag Solutions. Keeping every employee safe, healthy and secure is our top priority. Nothing is more important than seeing our people go home safe at the end of every single day.

While working here you will have the opportunity to grow your career while helping us feed the future. We pride ourselves in hiring from a variety of backgrounds and truly believe that it is our differences that make us stronger so we hope you will join us.

In addition to exciting and challenging opportunities, Nutrien Ag Solutions offers competitive salaries, great benefits and performance based incentives.

Outside of the skills and necessary qualifications, you will be committed to sustaining our safe and positive work environment while welcoming working side by side others in a diverse culture. Culture at Nutrien Ag Solutions is the core of everything we do and all employees are respectful of diverse opinions and views.

**Key Tasks:**

+ Operates all spray equipment

+ Able to spray and calibrate pesticides

+ Operates computers on equipment

+ Requires mixing, loading, and application of pesticides/fertilizers

+ Performs daily vehicle inspections

+ QAL/QAC may be required

+ May be required to speak and read English

+ Handles and delivers bulk and packaged chemicals

+ Cleans and maintains equipment

+ Assists mechanic

+ Maintain application/spray records

+ Pick up and deliver product to customers as needed

+ Perform other duties as assigned

**Training provided:**

+ Crop protection product mixing

+ Operation of application equipment

**Qualifications:**

Required:

+ Must meet minimum age requirement

+ High school diploma or GED

+ Must have experience in Terra Gator?s and self-propelled sprayers

+ CDL or ability to obtain within 30 days

+ Able to lift/carry up to 75lbs

+ Must pass pre-employment drug screen

+ Must meet DOT and Company requirements

+ Able to read, write, and communicate in English

+ Detail oriented with excellent communication skills both verbal and written.

+ Able to work additional hours to meet business demands

Desired:

+ Applicator's license

+ Chemical application education

+ Previous application experience

+ Farming background

Nutrien Ag Solutions is committed to creating an inclusive workplace. We encourage applications from all well qualified candidates who reflect the diversity of the regions where we operate. This includes recognizing the voluntary identification of status such as gender, sexual orientation, visible minority, Indigenous status, persons with disabilities, and veterans, where applicable.

If this sounds like a good match, apply now. You may be required to undergo a background check and substance test in accordance with Nutrien Ag Solutions' policies.

While we appreciate all applications we receive, we advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted.

**System ID** _2_

**Job Category** _Manufacturing, Operations & Trades_

**Number of Positions (Vacancies)** _1_