Certified Crop Advisor - High River, Alberta Canada - 20186

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JOB DESCRIPTION

Job #: 20186
Title: Certified Crop Advisor
Job Location: High River, Alberta - Canada
Employment Type:
Salary: $50,000.00 - $75,000.00 - Canadian Dollars - Yearly
Employer Will Recruit From: Regional
western Canada
Relocation Paid?: Negotiable

WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?


Work in an agriculturally focused career without sacrificing amenities! You will work in a defined region south of the City; based out of an attractive office space in High River, AB.
 

JOB DESCRIPTION

Our client seeks someone with a passion for and knowledge of:

  • Soil fertility
  • Pest management
  • Weed biology
  • Crop production management
  • Herbicide resistance
  • Soil & water management
  • Pests, beneficial insects, and mites
  • Disease management
  • Fungicide symptoms
  • Pesticide management

 

 

 

 

QUALIFICATIONS

To be considered, your knowledge of the above will be supported by:

 

  • Demonstrated experience in vocational, agricultural, or a combination of education and work experience
  • Minimum 2-3 years sales experience
  • 5+ years' progressive experience in agri-business
  • Grade 12 or recognized equivalent, supplemented with successful completion of Certificate in Agriculture, Agri-Business Certificate, or equivalent post-secondary education
  • CCA or P.Ag. accreditation is a definite asset, but not required
  • Strong time management, planning and multi-tasking skills
  • Excellent communication and people skills, both written and oral
  • Strong computer skills including all Microsoft applications (Word, Excel, and Outlook)
  • Ability to work independently or as a part of an effective team
  • Ability to keep confidential information
  • A valid class 5 driver’s license
  • Canadian Social Insurance Number (SIN)

Focus on the success of the producer professionally while meeting performance objectives. In return, you will be offered:

  • Industry competitive compensation (depending on experience)
  • An excellent benefits program (medical and dental)
  • RRSP
  • Matching pension
  • Internal training programs
  • Relocation assistance negotiable

 

Interested?

We invite you to APPLY NOW to indicate your suitability, commitment and applicability for this role.

If you have a significant understanding of today’s broadacre farming practices, we want to hear from you!
 

Education:
University - Associate's Degree/Graduate Diploma/2 Years