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Location Associate (Seasonal) - Seedway - Wales, ME

 

Seedway is headquartered in Hall, New York with branches in Pennsylvania, Florida, Vermont, Maine, and New York. Seedway has about 220 employees (including seasonal workers) and approximately 15,000 customers. The cooperative does business in farm, vegetable, and turf seed. Seedway is part of the GROWMARK System, an agricultural cooperative serving more than 100,000 customers across North America and Ontario, Canada.

PURPOSE AND SUMMARY STATEMENT

 

Provide support for daily operation of location warehouse, customer service and sales

 

 

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

 

Assist with order picking and loading trucks for delivery

 

Assist with inventory control, checking product is labeled correctly

 

Answer phones, and direct calls to correct destination

 

Operate office machines such as photocopiers, printers and personal computers

 

Support sales group in all functions where the product development links with the sales group (field days, literature, other as needed

 

 

OTHER JOB FUNCTIONS

 

Follows GROWMARK’s Code of Conduct and Corporate Compliance Program, Environmental Health and Safety, OSHA and DOT policies and procedures, as they apply.

 

Performs all other duties as assigned.

 

 

REQUIREMENTS

 

Normally requires a high school diploma. Associate Degree in plant science, or other business related discipline, and at least 1 year of related experience, or the equivalent thereof, including project management, problem solving and planning skills preferred.

 

Demonstrates essential abilities including business knowledge, communication, customer focus, decision making and skill development.

 

Must have and maintain a valid driver’s license and a satisfactory driving record.

 

Will be required to work hours other than those considered “normal” to meet seasonal demands.

 

Ability and willingness to participate in required training that may include education on GROWMARK’s policies and procedures and additional training as it relates to the requirements of the position. 

 

We are an equal opportunity employer, including protected veterans and qualified individuals with disabilities. Employment may be contingent upon receipt of an acceptable and job-related background check, drug test, motor vehicle report, and/or reference check, as applicable and permissible by law.

 


Nearest Major Market: Lewiston

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