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Feed Truck Driver - Mankato Mill

Job Description Overview
Responsible for the safe and accurate delivery of finished feed product to customers.

Essential function

  • This position is expected navigate roadways and farm sites to accurately deliver finished feed to customers.
  • Must develop a knowledge of the product you are hauling, animal biosecurity issues, and HACCP standards.
  • Must be aware of and follow all applicable safety and environmental regulations with respect to the product you are handling
  • Understand the proper operation of semi tractors and feed trailers, This includes basic maintenance of trucks and trailers
  • Assist in housekeeping of the feed mill and facility grounds as directed by the mill manager.
  • Immediately notifies supervisor of any irregularities in the finished feed product.
  • Follow established policies and procedures, along with proper communication, when operating feed handling equipment
  • Immediately reporting of any accidents and/or injuries
  • Safe operation of semi tractors, trailers, skid loaders, pickup trucks, and other feed handling equipment.
  • Perform other duties as assigned
  • Ability to be flexible, work is usually completed by 5pm, but sometimes can run as late at 8pm.

Required Skills

  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment
  • Ability to work in a highly quality controlled environment
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a safety conscious environment
  • Some mechanical background including the ability to recognize signs of operation failure
  • Basic written and verbal communications skills
  • Ability to maintain a good working relationship with other facility personnel

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Walking
  • Climbing stairs and ladders to open bin hatches, sometime 30 feet off the ground.
  • Lifting up to 50 lbs
  • Bending/Stooping
  • Shoveling spilled product
  • Working outdoors in a broad range of climate conditions

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Custom Applicator- Farmers Coop of Hanska
Description
 
Job Description
Operator of custom application equipment in the application of fertilizer and chemicals to customer’s fields in a safe, accurate, efficient and timely manner as well as promote the proper use of crop protection products.
 
Job Duties

  • Responsible for accurate application of fertilizer and/or chemicals per blend sheet specifications
  • Maintains and repairs equipment according to maintenance schedule, policies and procedures
  • Communicates with managers and sales staff to assure safe, accurate quality, efficient and timely application
  • Works in any area of operation or production as assigned
  • Interacts with customers in a professional manor
  • Works safely following safety rules, regulations, and PPE requirements
  • Exhibits attitude and actions consistent with policies
  • Attention to detail and a strong sense of ownership in his/her work and application equipment used
 
Qualifications
 
Basic Qualifications
  • High School Diploma or equivalent and basic math skills.
  • Possess or ability to obtain CDL with Hazmat and Tanker endorsement.
  • Good driving record.
  • Ability to lift 75 lbs.
  • Ability to work long hours in season.
  • Possess or ability to obtain a commercial applicators license.
  • Must pass pre-employment drug screen.
  • Willing to work other duties as assigned by supervisor.
Preferred Qualifications
  • Farming background
  • Application experience

 


 

Hanska is an Equal Opportunity Employer
For more information on these positions please contact Brandon Mohr via email at  bmohr@hanskaco.com or 507-439-6014

 
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