Agricultural Collection Specialist

Agricultural Collection Specialist

  • Posted by MG UG
  • On April 2, 2021
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  • Full Time
  • Brandon

Deveron Corp

everon Corp, based in Ontario Canada, operates Agricultural Collection Services in rural settings across North America with a focus on the agricultural sector. Deveron – U.S. Headquarters in Kansas City, Missouri, is currently expanding and looking to hire suitable candidates as Agricultural Collection Specialists (RPAS Drone Pilots & Soil Sampler).

Competitive Wages with incentive program for a passionate and motivated individual looking for a full time position with potential for exceptional growth in the Precision Ag Field.

Required Skills and Expectations:

  • Season will depend on weather, location and jobs
  • Willing to work weekends, holidays and long hours, as required
  • Willing to travel within Province, as required
  • Experience operating all terrain vehicles (ATVS and/or UTVs)
  • Mechanically inclined, experience performing routine maintenance, daily care and minor repairs.
  • Ability to lift minimum of 50 lbs
  • Valid driver’s license with clean driver history
  • Ability and experience operating larger motor vehicles (i.e. pick up truck)
  • Comfortable working in all weather conditions, cold, snow, rain, wind, sun etc.
  • Organized, dependable, self-motivated, and detailed oriented
  • Physically fit, self starter, good interpersonal skills
  • Familiar with Precision Ag technology and techniques, Agricultural experience an asset
  • Advanced computer skills, email, excel, google drive, handheld GPS unit, google earth, website platforms, GIS software
  • Capable of working independently and in teams.
  • Must complete the Company Training program and follow the guidelines set in the Company Operations Manual.
  • Part 107 Certification
  • Experience with Rotary and fixed wing drones
  • Experience with different flight software platforms
  • Experience processing data collected from Drone flights

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct data collection operations as assigned by Dispatch, in a timely and efficient manner. Data Collection Operations may include but are not limited to; Soil sampling, Plant Tissue, Installations, Maintenance inspections, Boundary mapping, Crop Mapping, Drone Imaging, Data collection
  • Maintenance and daily care of company equipment, compliance with company procedures.
  • Proper use of all company PPE required during daily tasks
  • Communications – daily correspondence with Soil Sampling Coordinator and Dispatch
  • Customer Service – interactions by email and phone with Clients
  • Admin – Daily reporting and tracking details related to assigned jobs.
  • Proper labeling and handling of samples, Timely delivery for analysis.
  • IT – Data Management, creating files in GIS Software, and uploading to website platform
  • Daily logs and Tracking

Contract length: 10 months

Part-time hours: 20-50 per week

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Contract

Salary: $35,000.00-$53,232.00 per year

Additional pay:

  • Overtime pay

Benefits:

  • Casual dress
  • Company car
  • Flexible schedule

Schedule:

  • 12 hour shift
  • Holidays
  • On call
  • Overtime
  • Weekends

Application question(s):

  • What interests you in this position?

Education:

  • Secondary School (preferred)

Experience:

  • Agricultural: 1 year (preferred)
  • Soil Sampling: 1 year (preferred)

Licence/Certification:

  • Driver’s License (preferred)
  • Advanced RPAS Certification (preferred)

Work remotely:

  • No

COVID-19 precaution(s):

  • Remote interview process
  • Virtual meetings

To apply for this job please visit ca.indeed.com.