Seasonal Truck Driver (DOT Operations Support) (Franklin, KY)


Franklin, KY, US, 42134-9603

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.


Simplot Grower Solutions is looking to fill a seasonal Truck Driver/Warehouse position. Full-time, temporary, position with full benefits and the opportunity for substantial over-time hours. The primary responsibility is to operate trucks, deliver fertilizer and chemicals and assist with plant operations.

Key Responsibilities

  • Operate fertilizer truck, fill application equipment, and support plant operations as needed.
  • May assist with recordkeeping related to warehouse/inventory responsibilities. 
  • Maintain and keep trucks clean.
  • Performs varied responsibilities such as: equipment and plant maintenance including welding, pump and engine overhauls, painting, and general housekeeping responsibilities;
  • Loading and delivering fertilizer and chemicals to customers
  • Miscellaneous duties such as assisting with special projects, attending training sessions, providing back-up when needed, etc. 


Disclaimer - The above 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.

Typical Education

High school diploma or general education degree (GED)

Relevant Experience

  • Truck driving experience preferred
  • Knowledge of local rural geography is a plus
  • Knowledge of farm operations is a plus
  • Must be able to lift 50lbs
  • Must be able to perform all essential functions of the job

Required Certifications

  • Must hold and maintain a Class A or B CDL and appropriate driving record
  • HazMat & Tanker Endorsements required

*This position is not eligible for relocation. 


Job Requisition ID: 17232

Travel Required: None

Pay Grade: Hourly 

Location(s): SGS Retail - Franklin KY 

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. **