Agriculture Jobs of the Week 4-5-21

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Top Agriculture Jobs of the Week

For the week of 4-5-21

AgHires works hard to be the number one resource for top jobs in agriculture. The agriculture industry provides a variety of job opportunities that range far and wide. Take a moment to search through the thousands of current job openings on AgHires.com, and check out this week’s top Agriculture Jobs of the Week below. 

Associate Brand Manager for Lallemand Animal Nutrition

A little about the business: Lallemand Animal Nutrition is a global leader in microbial fermentation using yeast and bacteria in animal agriculture.

Lallemand develops, produces and markets high-value yeast and bacteria products including probiotics, silage inoculants, and yeast derivatives. These innovative solutions positively impact animal nutrition and well-being, forage management and the animal environment.

Using sound science, proven results and knowledge from experience, Lallemand applies the right strains for the right applications to have the greatest impact for our customers.

What you would be doing:

  • Conduct research to identify market trends and target customers’ preferences
  • Create marketing plans to increase brand awareness
  • Ensure strong brand presence in online and offline channels
  • Review packaging and positioning of products and suggest improvements
  • Research competition and identify opportunities for growth
  • Design advertising campaigns for new products/services

Qualifications: 

  • 2+ years of experience as an Associate Brand Manager, Assistant Brand Manager, Marketing Associate or similar role
  • Experience with product pricing, packaging, and positioning
  • Familiarity with distribution channels and media marketing campaigns
  • Knowledge of digital and social marketing tools and techniques is a plus
  • Ability to conduct market analysis (and the know-how to use and interpret spreadsheets and charts)

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Grain Sustainability Program Lead for Greenfield Global

A little about the business: Greenfield Global is a leading producer and supplier of high-value, mission-critical raw materials, ingredients, and additives that are vital to businesses and integral to a lower-carbon economy. From start-ups to the largest brands in the world, customers trust Greenfield’s extensive portfolio of premium products, regulatory expertise, and industry-leading service to improve people’s lives and the health of the planet.

What you would be doing: 

  • Work with the teams involved in business development projects that require agronomy assistance (ISCC will be a main item) and the Federal Clean Fuel Standard. Note: here we expect to get a higher price for lower CI ethanol
  • Develop an agronomist and grain processing program that will lower the carbon intensity of agriculture in Ontario, targeting current and future customers of Greenfield. This will be a partnership with the growers and Greenfield. Program will be aligned with reducing greenhouse gases and reducing global warming
  • Agronomist will work with industry leaders across the country to understand emerging farm practices and technologies to reduce carbon intensity of agriculture

Qualifications: 

  • Degree or Diploma in Agriculture, Agribusiness, Crop & Soil Science or a relatable field
  • Five or more years of crop industry and agronomy experience
  • Must be Bilingual (French/English)
  • Experience in the agri-food and/or retail industries and strong knowledge of the commodities market an asset
  • Knowledge of modern farming practices, various precision ag equipment and related technologies

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Inside Sales for BioWorks

A little about the business: Welcome to BioWorks Inc!  We’re a leader in providing environmentally responsible, safe, and effective biologically-based pest control and plant nutrition products for the horticulture, and specialty agriculture markets for more than 25 years.  Together, with our team of experts, our customers are enhancing conventional programs as well as developing leading edge pest control and plant health programs. 

What you would be doing:

  • Proactively make outbound sales calls to small & mid-sized customers and prospects
  • Provide support (technical, marketing, product detailing, etc) by email and phone to assigned customer base and makes product recommendations to growers & distributors.
  • Sales Process: Prospecting and Qualifying, Researching and Mining for Data
  • Identify new lead prospects through internet research and social media.
  • Qualifying opportunities, right effort on the right opportunity

Qualifications: 

  • Education:  Bachelor’s degree in agriculture, horticulture, or equivalent experience in a related field preferred, not required.
  • Experience:  1-5 years of inside or field-based sales experience
  • Complexity of Decision Making:  A wide variety of work. Considerable judgment.  Make decisions guided by policies and precedent.
  • Accountability:  Functions with little guidance. Direct accountability for operational, human and/or fiscal resources.   

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Farm Operator for Wildman Farms

A little about the business: Wildman Farms is located in Clayton, IN (just east of Indianapolis). We are a family-owned, farm operation growing corn and soybeans on 2500 acres. We are passionate about agriculture where we embrace a family-atmosphere and want you to feel part of the operation.

What you would be doing: 

  • Operate farm machinery and construction equipment such as excavators & backhoes
  • Haul grain and drive semi when needed
  • Perform light maintenance and repairs on implements, equipment and tractors
  • Perform general labor on the farm such as ground maintenance and cleaning equipment
  • Work with precision ag equipment – GPS in all our John Deere tractors
  • Work additional hours during peak season
  • Lift up to 75lbs and be able to work on your feet throughout the day

Qualifications: 

  • Experience on a farm or background in agriculture operating equipment.
  • Truck driving experience, preferred CDL or willingness to obtain
  • Mechanical ability to work on equipment
  • Driven personality, willing to do what it takes to get the job done right
  • Understanding of farming/agriculture knowing there are some longer days in spring and fall

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General Production Worker for Cargill

A little about the business: Cargill Animal Nutrition is a global business that serves large-scale feed mill operators and retailers, as well as individual farmers. Our business has provided better nutrition for better lives for more than 120 years. By leading, innovating and transforming the animal nutrition & health industry, we ensure that the customers we serve, the animals we feed, and the consumers who rely on that protein, thrive.

What you would be doing: 

  • Operating equipment throughout facility such as mixers, mills, grinders, packing, palletizers, etc.
  • Collecting product samples and supervising tank levels, utilizing computer systems to input and record data as necessary
  • Manufacturing products to ensure that they meet specifications
  • Interacting regularly with peers and management to pursue continuous improvement of facility operations and promote a teamwork-focused environment.

Qualifications:

  • Eligible to work in the United States without visa sponsorship.
  • Be 18 years or older
  • Ability to perform physical job duties which may include bending, lifting up to 50lbs., kneeling, climbing, crawling, and twisting safely, with or without reasonable accommodation
  • Ability to work in varied indoor and outdoor conditions which may include heat, cold, dust, loud noise, etc., with the use of personal protective equipment (PPE)

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The opportunities within the agriculture industry are endless. Whether you are looking to start your journey or take the next step in your agriculture career, there is a place for you. Go to AgHires.com to search thousands of current job openings, ranging from agronomy jobs to marketing jobs to service technician jobs. New jobs are uploaded to our website daily.

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Karyn Moyer

Karyn Moyer

Karyn Moyer is the Client Success & Marketing Manager at AgHires. Karyn enjoys learning and discovering new ways to help job seekers and clients to reach their goals. AgHires helps agricultural and food production companies find the employees they need to run a successful business.