Turf Operations Support Erlanger, KY


Erlanger, KY, US, 41018-1079

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.


Under general direction of Location Supervisor, performs a variety of job responsibilities related to the fulfillment of customer orders which includes unloading and proper storage of turf care products from commercial trucks, and then the delivery of same products to customers utilizing company provided (Class A) delivery vehicles.  Maintenance of material handling equipment and warehouse facility is required to help ensure facility is operating in a safe, efficient, and clean manner.

Key Responsibilities

  • •    Unload chemicals, seed, and fertilizer products from commercial delivery trucks by use of forklift and properly store throughout the warehouse.  
    •    Load company delivery vehicles with same product by use of forklift (or by hand) and deliver to customers in a timely and courteous manner.
    •    Monitoring and maintenance (by outside parties) of both company vehicles and material handling equipment as well as adherence to all safety protocols while operating either.
    •    Ensure cleanliness and orderliness of facility inside and out daily. 
    •    May assist with recordkeeping related to warehouse/inventory responsibilities. 
    •    Additional Key Activities: Seasonally, long hours may be required. 
    •    Miscellaneous duties such as assisting with special projects, attending training sessions, providing back-up when needed, etc. 

Typical Education

High school diploma or general education degree (GED)

Relevant Experience

•    Forklift experience is preferred.
•    Computer skills (including Excel) preferred. 
•    Knowledge of the local geography is preferred to assist in locating golf courses.  
•    Ability to maintain maintenance records for equipment and vehicles.
•    Ability to take on dispatching and administrative duties when necessary.  
•    Ability to lift 50lbs multiple times throughout the day.  
•    Ability to follow written and oral instructions.  

Other Information

Disclaimer - These statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. 
•    Combination of education, training and/or experience will be considered for this position. 
•    Position is eligible for relocation

Job Requisition ID: 17238

Travel Required: None

Location(s): T&H Retail - Erlanger 

Country: United States

**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. **