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Seasonal CDL / Class A or B Drivers

Valley United Coop is seeking seasonal CDL drivers/agronomy operations people. This role will primarily be responsible for the safe transport of various cargo as assigned by the grain operations manager or agronomy location manager. You will be working with the VUC team to determine which duties are the highest priority on any given day.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Maneuver trucks into loading or unloading positions
  • Deliver grain or fertilizer to customer locations
  • Maintain a clean tractor and trailer
  • Off-season fertilizer plant maintenance
  • Basic service of agronomy fleet including trucks, sprayers, and floater equipment
  • Assist in receiving dry and liquid fertilizers
  • Assist in order assembly and delivery of wholesale chemical
  • Application of fertilizer to varied crops based on customer orders
  • Inspect vehicles for mechanical items or safety concerns and perform preventative maintenance
  • Treat seed and blend liquid and dry fertilizer

 

Education and Experience Required:

  • High School diploma, GED or equivalent work experience
  • Must possess a CDL license with HazMat/tanker endorsement or the ability to obtain
  • Hold a valid Medical Card issued by a FMCSA Certified Doctor
  • Must be able to meet all FMCSA requirements to drive a tractor trailer
  • Ability to long hours and travel regularly (home every night)
  • No recent moving or driving violations
CDL/Floater/Operations /Halstad, MN Area

CDL/Floater Operations- Halstad MN Area

Valley United Coop is seeking a full-time floater/agronomy operations person in the Halstad, MN area. This role will primarily be responsible for the maintenance of facilities and equipment as well as warehouse duties, seed treating, blending fertilizer, and some custom application. You will be working with the location manager, shop foreman, and agronomy staff to determine which duties are the highest priority on any given day. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Maneuver trucks into loading or unloading positions.
  • Deliver products to customer locations.
  • Maintain a clean tractor and trailer.
  • Operate a floater.
  • Off-season fertilizer plant maintenance
  • Assist in receiving dry and liquid fertilizers.
  • Application of fertilizer to varied crops based on customer orders.
  • Treat seed and blend liquid and dry fertilizer
  • Assist in order assembly and delivery of wholesale chemical.
  • Assist in receiving inventory.
  • Assist in order assembly and delivery of the product.
  • Basic service of agronomy fleet including trucks, sprayers, and floater equipment
  • Inspect vehicles for mechanical items or safety concerns and perform preventative maintenance.

Education and Experience Required:

  • High School diploma, GED, or equivalent work experience
  • Must possess a CDL license with HazMat/tanker endorsement or the ability to obtain.
  • Hold or be able to obtain a Medical Card issued by an FMCSA Certified Doctor
  • Must be able to meet all FMCSA requirements to drive a tractor-trailer.
  • Ability to work long hours during our busy season (home every night)
  • Acceptable Driving Record
Agronomy Operations/ Halstad, MN

Agronomy Operations

Valley United Coop is seeking a full-time agronomy operations person in the Halstad, MN area. This role will primarily be responsible for the maintenance of facilities and equipment as well as warehouse duties, seed treating, blending fertilizer, and some custom application. You will be working with the location manager, shop foreman, and agronomy staff to determine which duties are the highest priority on any given day.  

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Maintain warehouse and accurate inventory.
  • Perform the respective services offered.
    • Treat Seed
    • Blend Liquid and Dry Fertilizer 
    • Load & Record Liquid Fertilizer 
  • Load and deliver wholesale products directly to farms. 
  • Maintain a clean yard and facility. 
  • Work as a team to demonstrate Valley United’s core values.
  • Create and complete soil samples.  
  • Continue to learn and be educated in agriculture practices as well as Valley United’s product line.
  • Assist in receiving inventory. 
  • Basic service of agronomy fleet including trucks, sprayers, and floater equipment 
  • Inspect vehicles for mechanical items or safety concerns and perform preventative maintenance. 
  • Help at the elevator (as needed)

Education and Experience Required: 

  • High School diploma, GED, or equivalent work experience 
  • CDL license with HazMat/tanker endorsement preferred or the ability to obtain. 
  • Hold or be able to obtain a Medical Card issued by an FMCSA Certified Doctor 
  • Must be able to meet all FMCSA requirements to drive a tractor-trailer. 
  • Ability to work long hours during our busy season (home every night) 
  • Acceptable Driving Record 

Job Application

Please fill out the below information along with your resume. If you prefer a paper application, use one of the links below and send the filled out application to jenny@valleyunited.ag.

VUC-Driver-Application
VUC-Employee-Application

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