The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses. The J.R. Simplot Company is a true farm-to-table company with operations that touch every aspect of agriculture, including seed production, farming and ranching, plant sciences, fertilizer manufacturing, food processing, commercial product development, and distribution.
This Chemical Applicator is responsible for applying pesticides through chemical application to crops.
Successful candidates must possess a current Oregon Commercial Pesticide Applicator License or be willing and capable of obtaining a license.
Operating vehicles, ATV and or UTV Equipment.
Performing required applicator equipment setup/maintenance.
Monitor processes, materials and surroundings.
Performing general physical activities that require considerable use of tour arms and legs an moving your whole body, such as climbing, lifting, balancing, walking, Stooping and handling of materials.
Documenting /Recording information.
Inspecting equipment or materials.
Problem solving skills-analyzing information and evaluating results to choose the best solution.
Ability to communicate with customers and co-workers as needed.
The ability to follow verbal and or written directions.
Maintain a clean and orderly work environment.
Maintain clean and orderly equipment.
High school diploma or general education degree (GED)
1+ years related experience and/or training
Oregon Commercial Pesticide Applicator License or willing to obtain.
Knowledge of basic farm equipment and operation. Skills: Ability to do a variety of tasks in succession, i.e., blending products together, loading a truck, and driving the truck to a farm.
Job Requisition ID:4133
Travel Required:Less than 10%
Location(s):SGS Retail - Umatilla
**The J.R. Simplot Company is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, marital status, or any other protected status.**
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