Job - Agricultural Sprayer Operator

Job Title: Agricultural Sprayer Operator

Job Order #: KG-8925

Location: Eastern Washington

Salary Range: $0 - $60000

Commission / Bonus: Possible Bonus

Benefits: 401K Retirement + Concierge Physician 100% Paid + Dental Insurance + Employee Health Care + Housing Negotiable + Paid Time Off

QUALIFICATIONS:

- 2-3 years of self-propelled spray application experience
- Agronomy degree or Ag Degree is a plus
- Ability to read product mix recommendations and accurate measure and tank mix products with relative ease
- Need complete understanding of chemical labels, MSDS sheets, Washington State and Federal laws involving correct application
- Will need to obtain Washington Pesticide Applicators License and maintain recertification credits
- Organize, track chemical and fertilizer used in various fields, as well as inventory at warehouse

- Utilize and operate VRT, GPS guidance systems and application software
- Maintain the facility and repair equipment in a safe and dependable operating condition, which enhances operation efficiency and product quality

- Work extended hours during busy season, with ability to direct and monitor work of seasonal help as needed
- Strong farm equipment operation in support roles during planting and harvest seasons
- Ability to lift 50 lbs to load agricultural products into trucks and application equipment
- Solid work ethic, good communication skills, record keeping skills, team player as well as work independently
- Wanting long term career minded individual with a passion for agriculture

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Hansen Agri-PLACEMENT is looking for a qualified individual for this eastern Washington farming operation. The operation consists of growing wheat, canola, grass seed, and alfalfa at the present time. Looking for a Spray Application Specialist that is a team player, who is hardworking and takes pride in their work. Employer offers a great working environment with long-term opportunities. Need someone with better than average skill set in operating and maintaining a self-propelled sprayer with continued desire to learn and better themselves. A strong agronomic/farm background with passion to continue to learn soils, drainage, fertilizers, chemicals, insects and diseases, crop rotation, and weed control are all a plus. Individual needs to keep up on paperwork, inventory, and be contentious on application of products safely and with precision as prescribed according to the label. Area is great place to raise a family, good schools, and reasonable distance to Spokane for shopping and entertainment as needed.



Contact Info:
To be considered for this position, please refer to the Job Order # above and email your resume to Kerry Glandt at kerry@hansenagriplacement.com or call 308-382-7399. Please fill out our online application if you are not currently registered.

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