SEASONAL TENDER DRIVER NEEDED FOR THE LINCOLN-WAVERLY-BENNET-PALMYRA AREAS
Agriculture is Nebraska’s number one industry. 1 in 4 jobs is tied to farming & ranching in our state. Agriculture is critical in our state & jobs in the Agricultural industry are deemed essential. Frontier Cooperative has several positions available at various locations in Central & Southeastern Nebraska. For more information on other positions available, please go to our website @ www.frontiercooperative.com & apply today.
Frontier Cooperative has TENDER truck driver positions available for the MEAD & NORTH BEND locations. A TENDER driver position requires a Commercial Driver's License, Class A or B with Tank & Hazmat Endorsements (or be able to obtain one within a reasonable amount of time).
What’s a TENDER DRIVER? Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
A Tender Driver’s primary focus is assisting Applicators by delivering chemicals, fertilizers, &/or various other products while they operate Farm Equipment, Sprayers & other machinery in our Producer’s fields. Frontier Cooperative’s TENDER Driver positions work closely with our Custom Applicators, Ag Advisors, & the Operations Departments by transporting dry & liquid fertilizers throughout our trade territories.
Tender Truck Drivers are responsible for loading various orders of predetermined chemicals, provided by our AG Advisors, Custom Applicators, & Location Managers manually &/or through the use of various Transfer Systems (hydraulic/PTO, electric, manual, etc).
Other Duties & Requirements to Note:
Tender Drivers also assist the Operations departments with various warehouse, elevator, scale, chem & seed shed duties, including general housekeeping, equipment & building maintenance duties.
Tender drivers must be adept & skilled at safely operating & maneuvering commercial vehicles with trailers, tanks, &/or totes on gravel & dirt country roads in Nebraska. Tender drivers deliver to a variety of places including producer’s fields, farms, businesses, ranches, & various other FC locations.
Tender Drivers require a CLASS A or B commercial license with Hazmat & Tanker Endorsements (or ability to obtain these endorsements within a reasonable amount of time).
In order to offer exceptional products & services to our Producers and Customers, Frontier Cooperative operates on an ‘all-hands-on-deck’ philosophy therefore expecting all employees & drivers to be willing to help other locations & departments, when needed.
These positions are offered as FULL-TIME Seasonal or PART-TIME Seasonal positions that have the opportunity to become FULL-TIME Permanent positions for the right candidates. All full-time Permanent Positions offer benefits including Medical, Dental, Vision, Co-op Retirement Plan, 401K, Life & various other supplemental insurances, Yearly Clothing or Uniform Allowances, & Boot Vouchers.
Safety First is strictly enforced. PPE equipment is provided & required when working in designated areas & with hazardous materials or conditions. TENDER Driver positions offer flexible schedules, Wages are Dependent Upon Experience (DOE), overtime is available over 40 hours, & training is provided. Our friendly Management & Staff are eager to work with you & help you succeed.
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These positions will fill up quickly! Please visit our website:
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Due to the Social Distancing recommended under the DHO (Direct Health Measures) and EO (Executive Order) recommendations, virtual interviews scheduled with our Management Teams through sites such as ZOOM, SKYPE, or MICROSOFT TEAMS are strongly enforced if possible to reduce the risks to applicants & our staff during this volatile time. If selected for an interview, a member of our Management Team will contact you via email with instructions to set up a virtual meeting. In the event an applicant doesn’t have access to a computer, other arrangements will be considered.