Employment Opportunities

 

DIRECTOR OF AGRONOMY

Company Overview:
Be a part of a team where your contribution leads to a successful, profitable Agronomy Division that is known for exceptional customer service.  With 7 full-service agronomy locations and an agronomy team of 100+ full time and 90+ seasonal people, the company services the communities of Adams, Arcadia, Galesville, Mauston, Plover, Tomah and West Salem.

Position Overview:
The Director of Agronomy will be responsible for coaching, mentoring and running all aspects of an agronomy division.  To be successful in this role, applicants must be customer-focused, have proven past experience and know how to engage all areas across the division.  This includes being hands-on to evaluate each of the moving parts to ensure maximum performance is achieved.

Overview of Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with the CEO and leadership team to lead the Agronomy team in accordance with the company values and goals.  Be the link between ‘what is needed’ and ‘how to accomplish it.’
  • Provide employee leadership, management and development to current team members and partner with the Director of Sales to maximize the talent within the team.  This includes actively supporting employee growth through professional development, reviews and training opportunities.
  • Engage operations, logistics and technology to manage agronomy services offered and guide direction to best serve customer needs.
  • Partner with Agronomy Location Mangers to share department goals & results.  Create the link that takes individual locations and strengthens them into a more productive unit.  This will be done through innovative communication and working one-on-one with location managers. 
  • Serve as a financial advisor of the division by reviewing P&L and oversee purchasing of agronomy products.  Some Risk Management will be required where a hedging background is helpful.
  • Partner with the Director of Safety and Compliance to ensure environmental compliance in safety programs, assessing safety procedures and supervising record keeping.  Including initiating innovative topics for safety meetings. 
  • Ensure facilities and equipment are well maintained, organized and appropriate records are kept for both compliance and replacement schedules.

Requirements 

  • Must have an agricultural background with at least 10 years of management experience.
  • At least 10 years’ experience in diversified areas of agronomy with measurable results.
  • Exceptional communication skills and have the ability to effectively interact with all areas of the business from customers, to employees to senior leaders.
  • Strong financial skills with experience in creating and tracking budgets, purchasing and pricing, as well as the computer skills to track these areas.
  • Must be a detail oriented, self-starter who has the ability to coach and motivate teams.

The cooperative is an equal opportunity employer that offers completive pay and benefits.  Please submit cover letter and resume to Gina Thompson, Director of Human Resources at gthompson@allied.coop.  


DIRECTOR OF FEED
Allied Cooperative, with roots going back 100 years, is looking for someone to lead our Feed Division.  The Director of Feed position oversees the Mauston, Tomah and West Salem feed locations.  This is an opportunity to continue to grow a fast paced, ever changing environment, while becoming a valued leader of the Cooperative Team.

The Director of Feed responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
•    supervision of all employees and all daily operations in the feed mills 
•    scheduling feed mill activities 
•    prepare written reports on monthly activities
•    ordering ingredients and supplies 
•    conducting housekeeping audits 
•    scheduling preventive maintenance
•    compliance with all company policies, local, state and federal policies, laws and regulations 

Job qualifications are: A minimum requirement of a high school degree or equivalent and a minimum of two years of experience in feed manufacturing, highly safety conscience, knowledge of feed manufacturing equipment operation and maintenance.

If this type of opportunity is one you are looking for, please contact Gina Thompson, Director of Human Resources at gthompson@allied.coop or 608-339-5495.
Allied Cooperative is an equal opportunity employer.


FLEET MECHANICS - ADAMS
Allied Cooperative, a leading agriculture sales and service competitor in the Wisconsin market, is seeking Fleet Mechanics for its company shop located in Adams.  
 
Our Fleet Mechanic will have a basic knowledge in repair work such as brakes, suspension, electrical and transmissions. Ability to diagnose, repair & perform general maintenance on wide variety of vehicles and heavy machinery as well as adapt to a constantly changing environment. The candidate must be able to lift upward of 100 pounds, and possess a valid driver’s license and insurability.  A Class A CDL is preferred. 


MECHANIC - MR. TIRE SHOP - WEST SALEM
Allied Cooperative is seeking a full-time Mechanic for its Mr. Tire shop located in West Salem.

The ideal candidate will have a basic knowledge in repair work such as brakes, suspension, electrical and transmissions. Ability to diagnose, repair, and perform general maintenance on wide variety of vehicles, as well as adapt to a constantly changing environment. The candidate must be able to lift upward of 50 pounds.

Candidates can apply online at www.Allied.coop or stop in at any location to complete an application.
 

SEASONAL WORKERS

Allied Cooperative is now accepting applications for employment opportunities for spring 2017!  Currently we are seeking candidates for the following positions:
•    CDL Drivers- Class A, B (Hazmat or Tanker endorsements required, or willingness to obtain endorsements)
•    Potential Stay On Bonus at the end of the season
•    General Laborers- Working in and around our fertilizer warehouses
•    Skilled Applicators- Spray & Dry Applicators to operate state of the art equipment
•    Potential Per Acre Bonus at the end of the season

Experienced applicants are appreciated, but we will train candidates who possess a great work ethic and positive attitude!  For more information please visit our website at www.allied.coop  or stop at any Allied Cooperative location to complete an application in person.  Allied Cooperative is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.  


ADMINISTRATIVE CLERK (Part-time) - ARCADIA

Allied Cooperative is seeking a part-time Administrative Clerk in the Arcadia office. The ideal person for this position would have computer experience and outstanding customer service skills. If you have the ability to work efficiently in a fast-paced environment using computers, answering phones and greeting walk-in customers, we’re looking for you!

For more information please complete an application (link is below) or stop in any Allied Cooperative location to complete an application in person. A resume and cover letter can be submitted to Dianne by email at dschubert@allied.coop or mailed to PO Box 729 Adams, WI 53910.
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GAS STATION

Part-Time Gas Station Attendant
Allied Cooperative has an immediate part-time opening for a gas station attendant at out Wisconsin Dells Fast Fuel location.  The Fast Fuel Attendant would be responsible for changing gas prices as necessary, changing garbage, cleaning up debris from the premises and reporting any issues that might arise.  This position is very part-time and will typically require 5 hours or less per week.   

 

HOW TO APPLY
Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter to jobs@allied.coop, stop in any Allied Cooperative location to fill out an application or apply online at www.allied.coop.
Allied Cooperative is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.

For a general employment application, click here

For a CDL driver application, click here

Upon completion of your application, submit your application by mail or email to:


Human Resources
Allied Cooperative
P.O. Box 729 
Adams, WI  53910 
Email: jobs@allied.coop

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