Soil Sampler

  • 10-Jul-2016

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For anyone who believes in the future of agriculture, Farmers Edge is the place to work. We are a global leader in precision agriculture and independent data management solutions - our entire team is passionate about the possibilities of agriculture and is relentless in the pursuit of optimizing success for each and every grower. Our approach to customer service is partnership - we take our cue from our growers. And we continually strive to find the best solutions delivered in the best way possible. To be on the leading edge of agriculture, you need to work for Farmers Edge. Reporting to the Hub Operations Manager, the Seasonal Soil Sampler collects soil samples according to established methods and techniques using vehicles and quads with GPS equipment and soil sampling probes. They are responsible for ensuring quality control of samples and accurate recording of information. Duties may include the following: Travel to assigned rural locations to take core soil samples from grower's fields; Record sample data accurately; Meet with supervisor regularly to discuss field conditions; Database administration and upkeep; Safe operation of motorized vehicles; Those services reasonably related the performance of the foregoing duties; and Other duties as assigned. Education and Experience: Valid driver's license for designated province of employment; Some agricultural experience would be an asset; Ability to carry up to 20 kg; Ability to travel up to 25% of the time. Deadline: July 31, 2016 http://www.agcareers.com/farmers-edge-inc/soil-sampler-job-546887.cfm?utm_source=Indeed&utm_medium=organic&utm_campaign=Indeed