Summer Sales/Agronomy Associate

McEwens Fuel and Fertilizer

Summer Sales/Agronomy Associate

Employer
McEwens Fuel and Fertilizer
Description of Position / skills Required

A role in agronomic sales and service focuses on enhancing customer relationships through qualified agronomic advice and driven sales
Assist the Territory Agronomist and Territory Managers with daily activities. These include but are not limited to:
- Field Scouting – pre-burn timing, insect monitoring, weed pressures, herbicide/fungicide timing, and disease presence
- Chemical/Seed deliveries – majority of our chemical is delivered to farm in season
- Assist office managers in running yards (blending, answering phones, helping customers load oil/seed/chem)
- Tendering dry / NH3 fertilizers to customers / custom applicators
- Organizing and hosting crop tours, company golf tournament and customer events
- Opportunity to manage several farms acres for entire season
- Opportunity to grow business with new and existing customers

Successful candidate will be responsible for all the above duties in the McEwen’s Fuels and Fertilizers Trading Area. We are hiring for 4 positions this summer:
o WEST – Barrhead / Westlock

o CENTRAL – Morinville / Bon Accord

o NORTH – Thorhild / Athabasca

o EAST – Fort Sask / Lamont

McEwen’s is involved in several product and service lines and all team members are expected to contribute to other areas of the business if required.

Certifications / Qualifications / Education

QUALIFICATIONS
- To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
- Individuals should have basic knowledge of agronomy and the willingness to learn. Applicants should currently be enrolled in a college or university program focused towards agriculture, sciences, or business

Job Location
Athabasca/ Thorhild/ Smoky Lake/ Lamont/ Fort Saskatchewan/ Westlock/ Barrhead/ Morinville/ Bon Accord, AB
Canada
Nature of Work
Seasonal, Temporary
Category
Agriculture
How to Apply

INTERESTED APPLICANTS PLEASE SEND COVER LETTER AND RESUME TO:

LUCAS BELL – Sr. Territory Agronomist – lbell@mcewens.ca – 780-231-7605