Agronomist
Agronomist
Dauphin Co-op Agro Centre

Hours Description: Full Time

Dauphin Consumers Cooperative Ltd. is now accepting applications for the position of Agronomist. As a member of our AG Team of agri-business professionals, the position will take a lead role in partnering with producers in the Dauphin, assisting them in finding innovative solutions to help grow their business.

Responsibilities include:
•  Develop and implement a grower customer communication plan, providing our customers with relevant, timely, accurate information on agronomy, products, and services available at the Co-op.
• Provide agronomic information and guidance on seed, pest identification and management, and where applicable, crop nutrition, so our grower customers can make informed decisions.
•  Deliver on field activities such as scouting and soil testing where required and communicate results effectively to grower customers.
•  To efficiently facilitate the resolution of product inquiries between our customer and supplier.
• General Health and Safety.
• Continue both personal and professional development.

Qualifications:
•  Degree or Diploma in agriculture or related field
•  Candidates should be registered, or eligible for registration, with the respective provincial
Professional Institute of Agrology
•  Ability to work both independently and as a member of a highly motivated team ·
•  Must be creative and resourceful
•  Must have the ability to effectively communicate, both orally and written
•  Hold a valid Driver's License
•  A Certified Crop Advisor designation is considered an asset