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Seasonal DOT Operations Support (Truck Driver)(Sedgwick, KS)

Location: 

Kingsdown, KS, US, 67842

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

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

Key Responsibilities

  • Loading and delivering chemicals to customers.
  • May assist with recordkeeping related to warehouse/inventory responsibilities. 
  • Maintain and keep trucks clean.
  • Performs varied responsibilities such as: equipment and plant maintenance including herbicide pump overhauls, painting, and general housekeeping responsibilities;
  • 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 Endorsement required 

Other Information

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: 12212

Travel Required: None

Pay Grade: Hourly 

Location(s): Sedgwick, KS

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.**


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