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Field Technology Coordinator, Full-Time, Seasonal

http://www.wilburellis.com/careers/

Healdsburg, CA

Job Description:

Are you a college student majoring in Agriculture, Plant Science or Horticulture? Do you possess excellent math skills? Do you have the ability to work overtime when necessary? If you said yes to these questions, and you have good interpersonal skills, we’d like to hear from you!

For nearly a century, Wilbur-Ellis has experienced success and growth in marketing and distributing agricultural products and services. Join us and grow your career with a strong and profitable industry leader offering competitive compensation, tremendous growth and development opportunities, and a people-first work environment. Come grow with us!

General Purpose and Scope of Position

Wilbur-Ellis is seeking a Field Technology Coordinator to provide in field data collection, processing and general sales support duties in a fast-paced, customer-focused sales environment. Assist in all aspects of cutting edge agricultural technology data collection in the field and data assessment in the office.

Key Skills and Abilities Include:

College student majoring in Agriculture, Plant Science, or Horticulture
Knowledge and/or experience with agricultural operations (preferred)
Intermediate level proficiency with standard software including MS Office Suite
Ability to safely operate a company vehicle within state laws and company policies and guidelines
Excellent math skills and the ability to maintain accurate counts
Ability to repetitively bend, kneel and walk long distances while working in a non-climate controlled environment and outside in inclement weather


Key Personal Attributes Include:

Requires excellent interpersonal skills between both customers and fellow employees
Dependability/reliability.
Willingness and desire to work overtime hours during busy seasons. Occasionally may need to work Saturdays.


Specific Responsibilities and Key Deliverables Include:

Assist Branch Manager with organization and data collection of field plot and or pilot technology that supports the Field Technology Services
Use GPS technology to map fields
Become proficient with our AgVerdict Software Program
Comply with company safety standards
Take field samples as needed or directed by Branch Manager
Assist Branch Manager with any other projects
Compensation and Benefits:

Competitive hourly wage commensurate with experience and other factors
Comprehensive employee health and retirement benefit offerings


COMPANY CULTURE

Wilbur-Ellis is a company you can be proud to call your employer

Wilbur-Ellis markets and distributes agricultural products, animal feed and specialty chemicals and food ingredients. A privately held and consistently profitable company, we employ more than 4,000 people throughout North America and Asia-Pacific.

Wilbur-Ellis is for and about people

Wilbur-Ellis has enjoyed over ninety-three years of success and growth, all thanks to our people. Our employees are both leaders and team players who thrive on creativity, entrepreneurial spirit and a dedication to quality work, our customers and each other.

Wilbur-Ellis invests in the industry’s best workforce

Wilbur-Ellis invests heavily in our employees by offering skill development and training, competitive compensation and benefits and a tradition of promoting from within for a broad range of career opportunities. And we foster a supportive, people-first work environment.

Additional Information:

Job Posted:
Wednesday, June 13th
Type of Work:
Full Time
Job Category:
Reference No:
NEXAG06