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AFS currently has two open positions at the Rake, IA location

Plant Nutrition Agronomist

AFS is hiring a Plant Nutrition Agronomist in Rake, IA.  Job requirements include listening to customer concerns about the management of their crop protection needs. Recommend treatment options. Sell and service products to the customer base. Manage projects for plots and First to the Field trials. 

Requirements and Qualifications 

• Prefer Minimum Associates Degree in Ag-Related Field or equivalent work experience
• Certified Crop Advisor Certification (CCA). If not certified, must become certified within 5 years of employment. Must maintain active CCA certification.
• Strong sales and customer service skills.
• Excellent time management, communications, decision-making, presentation, and organization skills.

Plant Nutrition Operations

AFS is hiring a Plant Nutrition Operations staff in Rake, IA. Job requirements include performance of all aspects of warehouse including shipping, receiving and facility equipment maintenance and requirements. This position will require more trucking and delivery time than warehouse time. 

Requirements and Qualifications

• High School Diploma or equivalency.
• Ability to monitor and track inventory information.
• Able to perform physical activities that require considerable use of your arms and legs and moving your whole body, such as climbing, lifting, balancing, walking, stooping, and handling of materials.
• Able to drive a forklift.
• Driver Licenses: Class A with Tanker and Hazards Materials endorsements.
• Handler’s license may be required if loading Hazardous Materials.