• the andersons
  • $35,780.00 -50,150.00/year*
  • Highland , IN
  • Agriculture
  • Full-Time
  • 9045 Erie St

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Welcome to The Andersons! What began as a single grain elevator and one man s dream has grown into a publicly traded company with diverse interests that include agribusinesses such as grain and plant nutrients as well as railcar leasing and repair, industrial products formulation, turf products, and ethanol operations. Join our Plant Nutrient Group that formulates, stores and distributes crop protection and nutrients through our agricultural retail locations and extensive network.

We are hiring a full-time, year-round Applicator to join our Waterloo, IN team. Located in northeastern Indiana, our Waterloo Farm Center sells dry and liquid fertilizers, herbicides, fungicides, insecticides and many custom blends. You would be mixing, hauling, spreading, and applying liquid and dry fertilizer and crop protection by operating our sprayers and spreaders to provide accurate and timely custom application to customer s farm fields. You would be key part of the team as you will be responsible for ensuring correct application rates and proper handling of equipment. You will also be assisting in other areas at the agronomy farm center. Enjoy operating heavy equipment, being outdoors and seeing the impact of your work.

We are willing to train! If you have prior agriculture operating experience and/or if you have been a heavy equipment operator in construction, military or related field we will work to train you on our equipment and procedures.

Key Responsibilities

  • Understand product label specifications and operational procedures/standards for custom application
  • Deliver a courteous, pleasant and positive attitude in providing extraordinary service to all customers, coworkers and others ensuring open lines of communication.
  • Complete and deliver timely and proper applicator logs, delivery paperwork, field application forms, and other paperwork to appropriate personnel and customers.
  • Assist in regular facility duties, operations duties, and deliveries, as needed, to meet seasonal demands.

Minimum Qualifications & Skills

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent required
  • Valid driver s license
  • Must be willing and able to obtain Commercial Applicator s License & CDL upon hire
  • Physical Requirements and Working Environment
  • Must be able to stand/sit for an extended period
  • Ability to frequently lift/push/pull up to 60 pounds
  • Must be able to climb/stoop/kneel at heights up to 100 feet
  • Works indoors and outdoors in varying weather conditions and temperatures
  • Working conditions could include: dust, fumes, moderate noise and uneven surfaces
  • Exposure to industrial chemicals

This job description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed. It does not include all responsibilities and skills required of the job and may be changed at any time. All responsibilities must be completed in compliance with all safety protocols, policies, procedures and consistent with the spirit and philosophy of The Andersons Statement of Principles.

Note: The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed, but are not to be seen as a complete list of responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. Also, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the employer. The Andersons, Inc. is a Drug-Free Workplace. The Andersons, Inc. is an EO employer M/F/Veteran/Disability/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation.

We do not accept resumes from headhunters, placement agencies, or other suppliers that have not signed a formal agreement with us.

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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