|Central Farmers is a smoke-free and drug-free workplace that offers a full benefits package to full-time employees. If you choose to submit a resume, we also require each applicant to complete an application (Click here to download and print the CFC application).
Completed applications and resumes may be sent to:
Central Farmers Cooperative
Attn: Human Resources
PO Box 357
Marion SD 57043
Or, dropped off at our main office at 44608 273rd St, Marion SD. Applicants are welcome to call regarding any questions about a position (605-648-3941).
We are currently taking applications for the following positions. Please check back often for new available openings.
For all positions, extended hours will be expected in season (including nights and weekends). Job requirements include: High school diploma or comparable GED preferred; ability to work at elevated levels, in dusty and sometimes loud environments; ability to think quickly and follow directions; lift and/or move up to 50 lbs.; read/write Engish and able to legally work in the US. Must be 18 years of age.
Precision Ag Manager Location: Marion, SD This position will manage the CropMax Technology (CMT) Precision Agronomy Program for Central Farmers Coop. This includes all approved pricing, service margin understanding, and joint selling with sales staff. Leadership and evaluation of varying quantities of intercompany field trials containing fertility, crop protection and seed offerings. Lead employee education on new and emerging technologies as needed. In addition, this position will also manage summer interns. This position will ensure compliance with company operations policies as well as company established safety and health standards. Other duties may be assigned as needed.
Seasonal Grain Positions: Production, Scale Operator, Truck Driver Location: Salem, Lyons, Marion, Freeman, Canova, Dimock, Tyndall & Viborg, SD
Grain job responsibilities include assisting customers in grain operations through harvest. Will unload truck grain or operate scale or drive truck. Truck drivers must have Class A CDL. Extended hours are required. Positions will conclude at the end of harvest.
Sales Agronomist Location: Scotland, SD
The Sales Agronomist will work with area farmers to increase sales of crop inputs and crop protection products to growers in order to build customer base for company in designated area. Responsible for developing long-term relationships with identified growers, and expected to work face to face with customers on the farm. The successful candidate must be honest, outgoing, organized, and must have good communication skills, as well as, be able to build relationships with employees and growers. Other duties may be assigned as needed.
Location: Marion, SD
Make delivers as instructed in a timely manner while maintaining quality, customer satisfaction and obeying all traffic laws and limits. Assist in other areas of CFC operations as needed, depending on the season. Must be able to work in a dusty environment, lift up to 50lbs, think quickly and follow directions, pay strong attention to safety. Full Time Position.
Location: Montrose, SD
This position will be responsible for day to day duties of the feed mill operations including assisting customers, delivering feed and performing warehouse activities Must be able to work at elevated levels in a dusty environment, lift up to 50lbs, think quickly and follow directions, pay strong attention to safety and able to work legally in the US. Full Time Position.
Location: Salem, SD
This position will make deliveries in a timely manner while maintaining quality, customer satisfaction and obeying all traffic laws and limits. Will be responsible for shop and light mechanical work including oil changes and tire repair. Assist in other areas of CFC operations as needed, depending on the season. Full Time Position
Location: Marion, Dimock & Lyons, SD
This position will assist customers in grain operation by unloading truck grain and other duties as assigned. Extended hours are required in season. Must be able to work at elevated levels in a dusty environment, lift up to 50lbs, think quickly and follow directions, pay strong attention to safety and able to work legally in the US. Full Time Position & Seasonal Positions.
Custom Applicator Location: Marion, Dimock, Irene, Salem and Scotland
The custom applicator is responsible for accurate and efficient fertilizer (dry and liquid) and chemical application. Additional duties include, but are not limited to, driving truck, working in the shop and assisting in other areas of the business as instructed. Extended hours will be expected in season. Must have Class A CDL or ability to get one. Full Time Position