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Operator - Gold Star FS - Woodhull, IL

The FS brand represents a standard of excellence for agricultural and energy-related products. It's the people who represent the FS brand that set it apart. As local cooperatives, FS Companies believe it is their responsibility to ensure that our earth, our communities, and businesses perform together, sustainably. FS Companies are committed to ensuring the continued profitability for the company, their owners, and their customers, while enacting to help the environment and greater good.

Position Overview

Operate field equipment; work on equipment and plant facilities in a positive and professional manner.



Essential Job Functions

• Operate and maintain field machine(s) for maximum thru put and longevity
• Must cooperate and communicate with other employees in a positive and productive manner • Cross train and work in other departments when deemed necessary by supervisor
• Treat and handle patrons in a professional and courteous manner
• Attend meetings, schools and seminars when necessary
• Perform all duties in a safety conscious manner




• Previous applicator or related experience and/or training to demonstrate the ability to custom apply fertilizers, crop protection products and do minor equipment maintenance
• Must have, or have the ability to obtain, a CSL and commercial applicator’s license
• Must be able to lift a minimum of 70 pounds
• Must be able to work hours other than those considered normal to meet seasonal demands
• Demonstrate basic math skills including the ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole number, common fractions and decimals along with the ability to compute rate, ratio and percent



Other Skills/Abilities

• Proven professional communication and customer service skills
• Ability to work independently and in a team oriented environment
• Basic computer skills as they relate to the custom application business

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Nearest Major Market: Davenport
Nearest Secondary Market: Moline

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