The Fertrell Company supports the agriculture industry by providing the best quality in soil, garden, and animal nutrition products. Since 1946, we have proudly offered products that have been extensively tested and only contain the best quality ingredients.
Our mission is to be your trusted partner; creating superior products for healthier soil, plants and animals. Healing the earth and feeding the world - Better Naturally!
The agronomist is the plant and soil scientist who studies and improves on the process of growing farm crops. They help farmers use their land more effectively and suggest methods to increase yields. Agronomists also aid in solving or preventing problems with soil and crops.
Core Duties and Responsibilities
Complete formula’s for fertilizer production
To communicate project and research to the public through seminars and workshops.
To recommend the farmers, the best practices for soil conservation and plant growth.
To develop newer methods of soil conservation.
To educate others on the sales team to aid in the crossing selling of company products.
To sell company products.
To attend tradeshows, growers meeting, support existing and create new members of distribution network requiring frequent travel (includes preparation and presentation of topics for meetings and seminars)
Skills and Specifications
Working knowledge of related scientific methods.
Should be able to read, write and understand work related documents.
Should be able to identify the pros and cons of available solutions.
Should be able to effectively manage their deadlines.
Should be able to effectively convey their message and at the same time should be a good listener and interpreter.
Should have good mathematical skills.
Should be able to read and analyze soil reports from various labs
*This position involves extensive travel*
Benefits include medical insurance, paid time off and holidays, bonus, company vehicle after 180 days.