Full-Time Opportunities
Professional Applicator/Crop Advisor Trainee

Job Qualifications
  • Experience operating large equipment.
  • Sound knowledge of crop production and pest management.
  • Background or experience in Agriculture, with a Diploma or Degree.
  • First-rate computer skills.
  • Personable and reliable.
  • Highly motivated team player.
  • Self starter (requires little supervision).
  • Exemplary time management and organizational skills.
  • Capability and willingness to pursue CCA (Certified Crop Advisor) certification.
  • Capability of achieving Professional Applicators certificates.
 
Job Description
  • Applicants will be required to operate custom application equipment during the spring and fall seasons.
  • Applicants must understand and have the ability to complete preventative maintenance on equipment.
  • Crop Advisor’s time will be spent on customer calls and on-farm visits, where you will be working to satisfy grower needs.
  • He/She will provide agronomic advice and promote the company’s services and products, expressing a specialty in fertilizer, seed and crop protection products.
  • He/She will organize and assist with field scouting and soil sampling.
  • He/She will organize informational meetings and presentations for growers.
  • Assist in managerial tasks such as purchasing inventory, and dispatching deliveries and custom application jobs.
  • Provide services to the customer with a quality and expertise above and beyond their expectations.
  • Additional hours are required during the spring season.
 
Please direct resumes, cover letters, and further inquires to:
Jeff Holmes, Manager
Holmes Agro
PO Box 218
Orangeville, ON
L9W 2Z6
Phone: 519.941.0450
Fax: 519.941.0931