April 9, 2021
Chemical / Spray Program Manager

Chemical / Spray Program Manager

Company Description:

Mortenson Bros. Farms, located in Plainfield WI, is a family-owned 14,000-acre potato and vegetable farm.  The farm raises potatoes, corn, beans, peas, beets, carrots, and soybeans in a 4 county area in central Wisconsin.  More information can be found at www.mortensonbros.com.

Job Description:

Chemical / Spray Program Manager for a vegetable grower. This position will work closely with the Agronomy department, Farm Manager and Farm Owner to ensure day-to-day operations of the spray program and fall fumigation.

Responsibilities:

  • Purchasing of chemicals, getting chemical quotes, etc.
  • Experience with agricultural sprayers (equipment)
  • In charge of chemical operations including data entry of applications into Land dB program
  • Reviewing prepared data to ensure it is adequate, accurate, and complies with state and federal label requirements
  • Maintaining chemical inventories
  • Fumigation operations, i.e. responsible recordkeeping, placards and fumigation operator directions
  • Perform other related duties as assigned

Education/Experience:

  • Pesticide knowledge required
  • Pesticide Applicator License (must have or must be able to obtain)
  • Spray equipment knowledge required
  • Land dB software or equivalent land management software a plus
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license

Compensation & Benefits:

  • Compensation commensurate with experience.
  • Health Insurance
  • Retirement – Simple IRA, 3% match with no vesting
  • Paid Holidays
  • Vacation Time

To apply for this job email your details to achristians@mortensonbros.com