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Turf & Lawncare Intern - Evergreen FS - Bloomington, IL

 

 

WHO WE ARE

 

Evergreen FS is farmer-owned cooperative serving the needs of customers in McLean, Woodford, Livingston, Dewitt and Macon counties. We provide our customers with a full range of farm products and services including agronomy, turf, energy, grain marketing, and so much more. Since 1926 our mission has been the same, we strive to build successful business partnerships with customers, employees and cooperative owners.

 

With an emphasis on safety, integrity and teamwork, Evergreen FS provides top customer service for our customers. We are a solution focused company who is always looking for new ways to enhance our customer’s experience.

 

WHAT WILL YOU DO

 

Work in a family-oriented environment to keep your local parks, ball fields, companies and neighbors turf looking great. Help keep the grass greener on your customers side of the fence by:

 

  • Learn to safely operate lawn and turf equipment.
  • Learn to properly apply fertilizers and pesticides to athletic fields, commercial, municipal, and residential areas according to recommended rates, procedure and following all pesticide labels.
  • Maintain, repair, rebuild and/or servicing location equipment, vehicles, and structures as needed at the location.
  • Check out this video to learn more: https://vimeo.com/232733007

 

WHAT SKILLS ARE REQUIRED

 

  • Ability to work outdoors in various weather conditions.
  • Good customer service, problem-solving and work ethic.
  • Team-player eager to help other departments of the company.
  • Willingness to get the job done during peak season by working extended hours as needed.
  • Normally requires a high school diploma or the equivalent thereof.
  • Must hold and maintain a valid driver’s license and if applicable train to obtain a CDL.
  • Company will assist in training to obtain Operator’s license.
  • Ability to work at varying heights and lift 51 - 70 lbs.
  • Must be able to pass pre-employment background and drug screen.

 

WHY JOIN US

 

  • Willing to train candidates with a great attitude, strong work ethic and no ag experience needed!
  • Training and personal/professional development opportunities with cutting edge technology.

 

ARE YOU A GOOD FIT FOR OUR TEAM? APPLY NOW!

 

 


Nearest Major Market: Bloomington IL
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