Agronomic Support Specialist

AgCall Inc. has an exciting field opportunity for ag professionals starting August 1st through to mid-September. A Corn Crop Scout will inspect corn fields across Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island to gather observations for a specific pest. Successful Associates must be a self-starter, motivated, and make good assessments in field to determine if a pest is present or not.

Geography

Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island

Requirements
  • Must be available for day travel to make field visits from approximately August 1 through September 15
  • Agronomy or equivalent industry experience
  • Skilled at in-field scouting, insect identification, crop assessment, and environmental conditions
  • Strong observation skills
  • Effective communication skills
  • Use of a Smartphone
  • Valid driver’s license and vehicle in good working condition
Responsibilities
  • Connect with growers to confirm field locations
  • Investigate and assess fields for a specific pest
  • Work with a team to conduct all field scouts, document findings, and relay information
  • Data collection and documentation of observations in an online platform
  • Communicate to grower, client, and AgCall management
Training

Successful Associates must attend a technical training session. Additional in-field training will be available. Attendance at training is required.

Associates will report directly to AgCall and will receive training on the data collection and submission procedures.

Compensation

Associates earn competitive wages. Associates earn an hourly base rate, bonuses and mileage and expense reimbursement based on prior authorization.

How to Apply

Tell us about yourself and send us your resume (optional), and a recruitment specialist will review your application.

Refer A Friend

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Questions

If you have any questions about this position or about becoming an AgCall Associate, please contact us via e-mail at associates@agcall.com and an AgCall representative will get back to you.
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About AgCall

For 30 years, AgCall has been the leader in providing word-of-mouth and peer influence marketing, sales, service and education solutions to the North American agriculture and food industry. AgCall’s strength lies in our ability to influence our client’s customers – on the phone, in person, or online. Ultimately, we believe in creating brand awareness, gathering customer intelligence, providing customer service and increasing sales, retention, satisfaction and loyalty. We have a unique approach of mobilizing “Associates” (knowledgeable, trained professionals and peers from within the industry) to be ambassadors and advocates of our client’s company and brands. We select our Associates in specific geographies and with specific skill sets according to client needs and customer locations.