Sales Agronomist – Wetaskiwin Co-operative
Wetaskiwin Co-operative is currently recruiting for a Sales Agronomist to join our Ag Team. As a member of our Ag Team, the successful applicant will be dedicated to outstanding customer service, be well organized, and have the ability to work both independently and as a member of a highly motivated team.
The successful applicant will be responsible for providing professional information on all aspects of crop production to local area farmers. This includes advising farmers on cropping plans, seed and soil assessments, fertility, pesticide use, resistance management and harvesting decisions.
As a skilled communicator, you are passionate about the future of Agriculture and Agri-business and are comfortable meeting with producers either on the farm or in a group setting. As such, you will be responsible for maintaining and administering an aggressive farm contact program with present and prospective customers to promote the sales and agronomic services of Wetaskiwin Co-op.
- 1-3 years agronomist experience
- Valid Class 5 Alberta Drivers Licence
- Must possess a degree or diploma in Agriculture, Agri-business and/or Certified Crop Advisor Designation
Wetaskiwin Co-op offers competitive salaries, a comprehensive benefits plan, company matched pension contribution plan as well as excellent training and advancement opportunities.
We invite applicants to submit a cover letter and resume to the following:
4707 – 40th Avenue Wetaskiwin, Alberta, T9A 2B8
We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.