Progressive northern Illinois agronomy company is seeking an Agronomy Operations Manager to oversee and manage all agronomy operations and personnel.
This job is ideal for a custom operator candidate who is ready to take on more responsibilities.
The responsibilities of this role are hiring and managing of applicators and part-time drivers. You will take care of all mixing, loading, dispatch, inventory, equipment and facility maintenance, safety, and work with the General Manager concerning new equipment needs. You may have some crop scouting responsibilities, but the focus of the job is operational.
The company prefers a candidate with a minimum of 3 years agronomy retail experience. You must have a high level of expertise with equipment, cropping practices, ag chemical and fertilizer uses and rates, and be of a mechanical mind. You'll need a demonstrated track record of leadership and communication skills coupled to supervisory and organizational abilities.
This job will provide you excellent training to promote to a department manager.
This may require extended seasonal hours.
You'll be paid a competitive salary plus excellent benefits.
$50-80,000++ BOE plus benefits.
Contact Jim Fleming.