August 18, 2018
Big career opportunities in a small-town friendly atmosphere. Picture yourself working among the dedicated professionals at FCS.

Farmers Coop Society is an Equal Opportunity Employer and offers a competitive salary, full benefits package, and production bonuses.

If you'd like to be considered for future openings please submit your resume in PDF format to mcrist@farmerscoopsociety.com or mail to: FCS, Human Resources, 317 3rd St. NW, Sioux Center, IA 51250

CURRENT EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES:

GRAIN MERCHANDISER (FULL-TIME)

LOCATION:  
Sioux Center

DUTIES:  
Responsible for overseeing total company grain operations including buying and selling of grain on the commodities market.  Provide pricing contract administration.  Responsible for the procurement and development of the grain origination team. 

REQUIREMENTS:  
College degree in business, agriculture or related field; minimum of 5 years' experience with commodity trading or related field.


GRAIN TRUCK DRIVER
(FULL-TIME)

LOCATIONS: 
Sioux Center, Sanborn

DUTIES: 
Delivery of and transportation of grain between FCS locations, farms and processors in a timely manner.

REQUIREMENTS: 
Class A CDL


ACCOUNTS RECEIVABLE (FULL-TIME)

LOCATION:  
Sioux Center

DUTIES:  
Ensure all contracts and invoices are paid; oversee processing and billing of invoices to customers and vendors; record and allocate received payments.

REQUIREMENTS: 
High school diploma/GED required. Prefer college coursework in business, accounting, or related field. Prefer 2 years' experience in business or accounting.


CONTRACTOR SALES (FULL-TIME)

LOCATION: 
Sioux Center How-To Building Center

DUTIES: 
Estimating material packages, quoting, selling & serving project sales, ordering materials, invoicing projects, job-site calls as needed.


HUMAN RESOURCES SPECIALIST (FULL-TIME)


LOCATION:  Sioux Center 

DUTIES INCLUDE
:  Recruitment, screening, interviewing, hiring and orientation of employees.

REQUIREMENTS:
  Bachelor's Degree in Human Resources or related field plus 5 or more years of experience in human resources preferred.


DIRECTOR OF TRANSPORTATION (FULL-TIME)

LOCATION:  Sioux Center

DUTIES INCLUDE: Oversee trucking and logistic operations including feed, grain, agronomy and the How-To Building Center. Responsible for business decisions and the mutual success of the feed, grain and agronomy divisions through internal service. Knowledgeable on all regulatory compliance guidelines and stay up to date on industry best practices and guidelines (including but not limited to DOT & FSMA).  Assist Safety Manager in ensuring all regulatory compliance requirements are being met by transportation department and employees. Oversee transportation scheduling to achieve distribution optimization for our feed department, including driver scheduling to meet organizational needs while complying with DOT regulations. Supervise all location trucking supervisors and assists staff in reaching full potential through coaching and training. Oversee FCS contract hauling for all locations/divisions and set contracts, rates and expectations for outside contract trucking companies to insure we are covered in peak times, cost competitive and in compliance with quality and safety regulations. Assists in other departmental or organizational needs as requested by CEO.

REQUIREMENTS:  Bachelor’s Degree in logistics, supply chain, business or related field. 5+ years of experience in logistics, trucking, management or related field. 5+ years management experience with direct management of drivers.


MAINTENANCE (FULL-TIME)

LOCATION:  Sioux Center

DUTIES INCLUDE:  Perform daily operational maintenance in the Sioux Center Feed Division, including equipment and facilities.  Must be self-motivated and dependable.

REQUIREMENTS: Experience with shop maintenance, power and/or hand tools preferred. 


DATA ANALYST (FULL-TIME)

LOCATION: Sioux Center

DUTIES INCLUDE
:  Identifying, analyzing and interpreting trends or patterns in complex data sets. Interpret data, analyze results, and provide ongoing reporting.

REQUIREMENTS:
  College degree in Computer Science, Information Management or Statistics and work experience as a data analyst preferred.


RETAIL SALES POSITION
 (FULL-TIME)

LOCATION:  Sioux Center How-To Building Center

DUTIES INCLUDE
:  Assist customers; work cash register. 

REQUIREMENTS:
  Excellent communication and customer service skills.


FEED MILL OPERATOR (FULL-TIME)

LOCATION:  Sioux Center

DUTIES INCLUDE
:  Responsible for mixing and batching feed and loading trucks.  Must be able to lift 50+ pounds.

REQUIREMENTS:
  High school diploma, GED or equivalent experience. Must have a valid drivers license and clean driving record.  Computer knowledge is preferred.


FEED MILL MANAGER
 (FULL-TIME)

LOCATION:  Sanborn

DUTIES INCLUDE
:  Responsible for the oversight of the daily mill operation, including but not limited to: manufacturing, delivery, compliance, goals, and objectives.  Manage mill employee work performance. 

REQUIREMENTS:
  High school diploma, GED or equivalent experience. Prefer previous milling or manufacturing experience.


FEED SALES / BEEF SPECIALIST
 (FULL-TIME)

LOCATION:  Sioux Center

DUTIES INCLUDE
:  Build a long-term, profitable relationships with targeted customers and prospects. 

REQUIREMENTS:
  Ag related college degree or 5 years of beef sales experience; valid driver’s license; excellent written and oral communication skills.


CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER (FULL-TIME)

LOCATION:  Sioux Center Main Office

DUTIES INCLUDE:  Responsible for the financial and risk management operations of the organization; including development of a short and long term financial strategy, metrics tied to that strategy, while also developing and monitoring control systems designed to preserve company assets and report accurate financial results.

REQUIREMENTS:  Bachelor's Degree in accounting, finance or related field, or equivalent business experience, Masters and/or CPA preferred. 


GRAIN ORIGINATOR (FULL-TIME)

LOCATION:  Sioux Center, Sanborn

DUTIES INCLUDE
:  Oversee grain contract execution; work with producers on marketing plans; monitor grain margin and volume to meet/exceed targets.

REQUIREMENTS:
  Ag related college degree; minimum of 3 years of grain industry, agri-business, or related field experience; technology acumen including Microsoft software, tablet computer use, ag apps, etc.; excellent written and oral communication skills.


GRAIN SUPERINTENDENT/LOCATION MANAGER
 (FULL-TIME)

LOCATION:  Ritter

DUTIES INCLUDE:  Oversee all aspects of the operations of the location; including safety, maintenance, grain division, performs and coordinates loading and unloading inbound and outbound grain, fertilizer and anhydrous, dispatch of agronomy equipment, all while striving to meet the demands of the customer.   

REQUIREMENTS: 
 While performing job functions the employee will be required to talk and hear most of the time.  The employee will spend frequent intervals moving and sitting, while also needing to reach, bend, twist, crawl, crouch, stoop or kneel.  The employee will need to be able to lift up to 50 pounds frequently and maneuver on and off a mobile equipment.  Ability of close, distant, color and peripheral vision is required; along with accurate depth perception.    The physicality of this job is high.    


AGRONOMIST (FULL-TIME)

LOCATION:  Boyden

DUTIES INCLUDE:  Customer acquisition and retention; liaison between agronomy customers and researchers.

REQUIREMENTS:  Experience in Agronomy and sales; strong customer service and communication skills; positive & progressive work history


DAY FEED TRUCK DRIVERS (FULL-TIME)

LOCATIONS:  Boyden, Ireton, Sanborn, Sioux Center

REQUIREMENTS:  Class A or B CDL or be willing to obtain; High School diploma; valid Driver's License; progressive & positive work history; willing to work in a team environment



NIGHT FEED TRUCK DRIVERS (FULL-TIME or PART-TIME)

LOCATIONS- FULL-TIME: All FCS locations

LOCATIONS - PART-TIME (flexible hours): All FCS locations

REQUIREMENTS:  Class A or B CDL or be willing to obtain; High School diploma; valid Driver's License; progressive & positive work history; willing to work in a team environment


AGRONOMY APPLICATORS (FULL-TIME)

LOCATIONS:  Sanborn

DUTIES INCLUDE:  Custom application of commercial fertilizer; light maintenance; other duties as assigned.

REQUIREMENTS:  Class A or B CDL or be willing to obtain; Applicator's License or be willing to obtain; valid Driver's License; clean driving record; progressive & positive work history.


GRAIN SUPERINTENDENT (FULL-TIME)

LOCATIONS: Ireton, Little Rock

DUTIES INCLUDE:  Inbound and outbound grain; analyzing and documenting quality of grain; machinery operation (forklifts, loaders, tractors, etc.); maintenance, supervision of part-time and seasonal grain department help.

REQUIREMENTS:  Previous grain operations experience; Valid Driver's License; progressive & positive work history; willing to work in a team environment


Farmers Coop Society is an equal opportunity employer.
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