Innovative Ag Services Transportation Driver in Central City, Iowa

Primary Objective: Provide safe and efficient transportation of commodities and farm supply products for the benefit of IAS and its member owners.

Major Accountabilities:

The following duties are typical for this job. These are not to be construed as exclusive or all inclusive.

  • Report to assigned workplace at time specified; report late arrivals or absentees to supervisor prior to start time

  • Maintain required licenses, physicals, etc. necessary to perform job requirements

  • Transportation of commodities and farm supply products

  • Submit required transportation paperwork timely and accurately

  • Conduct preventative maintenance and repairs on assigned equipment; document work performed

  • Assist with custom application of crop nutrients and protection products

  • Assist with the distribution of farm supply products when assigned

  • Notification of shop tools, inventories of supplies, or replacement parts needed

  • Maintain cleanliness of shop and warehouse areas in which you are working

  • Participate in safety or job related training programs provided by company

  • Follow company policies and procedures in regard to safety and conduct

  • Create a positive and professional image for both customers and community

  • Accept and carry out any specific assignments given by supervisor

  • Potential backup role cross trained in quality, efficient, and safe custom application and/or delivery of crop nutrients and protection products

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:

  • Mechanical aptitude including basic understanding of mechanical, hydraulics, and piping systems and knowledge of various machines and tools including their design, use, repair, and maintenance.

  • Displays a high level of initiative, effort, and commitment towards completing assignments efficiently.

  • Ability to communicate information or ideas effectively in written or oral form.

  • Ability to organize, deal with change effectively, and work on multiple tasks concurrently.

  • Possess math skills when performing basic operations.

Physical Requirements/Environmental Adaptability:

  • Requires static strength to lift, push, pull, or carry objects with a minimum weight of 50 pounds. Also flexibility to bend, stretch, twist, or reach with your body, arms, and/or legs. Also trunk strength and ability to use abdominal and lower back muscles to support part of the body repeatedly or continuously over time. Some tasks involve repetitive motion.

  • Agricultural Environment – Possible exposure to seasonal weather, outdoor conditions, and agriculture products.

  • Personal Protective Equipment may be required for some tasks.