March 5, 2024
Sprayer Operator

Pesticide/Fumigant Applicator

Company Profile:

Mortenson Bros. Farms, Inc. is a progressive agribusiness located in central Wisconsin specializing in the production of potato and vegetable crops for processing. All our crops are grown under center-pivot irrigation across more than 13,500 acres.

Position Description:

This role is responsible for accurately applying agricultural pesticides and fumigants. You can expect to mix, load, and apply pesticides and fumigants. This position also performs a variety of tasks on non-application days which may include such things as maintenance on other equipment, trucks, buildings, and grounds. Also assisting in other areas as needed.

Are you good at:

  • Safely operating agriculture equipment.
  • Being dependable and on time.
  • Doing what it takes to get the job done.
  • Performing at a quality work in a fast-paced environment.

We are looking for:

  • Pesticide and fumigant application experience.
  • Safe driving record.
  • Agriculture background with related experience operating application and other agriculture equipment.
  • Ability to work outdoors in all conditions with extended work hours in peak season.
  • Mechanical background.
  • Motivated self-starter.
  • Effective communication.
  • Able to read maps and follow instructions.

Also responsible for:

  • Reading and following the label.
  • Creates application logs in a timely manner.
  • Must follow PPE requirements.
  • Inventory management.