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Ag Innovation Apprentice (Kindersley)

Location: 

Kindersley, SK, CA, S0L 1S0

Simplot Canada (II) Limited is a wholly owned subsidiary of the J.R. Simplot Company. 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.

Summary

This Ag Innovation Apprentice supports the Ag Innovation team in providing services and ensuring customer satisfaction and positive user experiences for a predetermined territory. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Ag Innovation Service Support
•    Execute consultations, data entry and administration for Field Moisture Service with customers within territory. 
•    Conduct installations, technical support, maintenance and removals of equipment for Field Moisture Service for customers within territory. 
•    Execute administration and preparation on SprayConnect projects for customers in territory.
•    Work with sales representatives to conduct ground truthing, prescription loading, technical support for customers in territory.
•    Conduct/assist with all SoilConnect soil sampling procedures as required.
•    Conduct ground truthing, SWAT mapping and data preparation. 
•    Work with sales representatives to consult and plan on SoilConnect projects for customers in territory.
•    Work with sales representative to execute prescription loading, technical support, data processing and entry for customers in territory.
•    Work with sales representative to execute on in-season agronomic evaluations (Learning Blocks) and field monitoring for customers in territory.
•    Support the implementation of hardware, software, and data tools to support sales representatives as requested by Ag Innovation Manager
Simplot Member
•    Contribute to and maintain a positive attitude in the workplace
•    Conduct yourself in a professional manner in and out of the workplace
•    Keep and maintain confidentiality of all customers and Simplot's business
•    Ensure all licenses are up to date and in compliance with provincial and municipal regulations
•    Be familiar with and live the values that are defined by the Simplot 
•    Set, maintain, and live high ethical and moral standards
•    Support safety practices and initiatives as set by safety officer and ensure safe driving habits 
•    Demonstrate respect and courtesy for all team members, customers, suppliers, and community

Qualifications & Requirements

•    Valid Class 5 driver’s license
•    Enrolled in post-secondary education

Physical Demands

•    Manual dexterity required to use desktop computer and peripherals.
•    Agri-Industry Hours - overtime, as required.

Job Requisition ID: 12454 

Travel Required: Less than 10% 

Location(s): SGS Retail - Kindersley 

Country: Canada 

 

** Simplot Canada (II) Limited 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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