Position Objective AgSource Laboratories is seeking a NMP-GPS Senior Technician in Northeast Iowa, to plan, direct, and coordinate the activities of a new field position being added in the Northeast corner of Iowa. Focus is to work directly with growers in providing Nutrient Management planning services along with GPS field sampling.
Major Areas of Responsibility •Develop, implement, and maintain nutrient management plans that comply with the NRCS Code 590 Nutrient Management or other regulatory agencies •Operate and coordinate the GPS sampling and data collection activities provided by AgSource •Maintain CCA certification and stay current on trends in the industry •Maintain detailed records of field data and samples collected. Generate maps and files as directed by clients’ requests. Maintain electronic formats of NMP plans written. •Assist in marketing and sales of GPS and NMP services •Responsible for supplies and the maintenance and repairs of all GPS field unit equipment •Develop and maintain positive working relationships with dealers, extension personnel, government agencies, and other agribusiness agents.
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•A bachelor’s degree in Agronomy or related field •Must have knowledge and working experience with writing Nutrient Management plans. •Be a leader, have the ability to build relationships, communicate effectively, and possess organizational skills with the ability to handle multiple tasks •Willingness to learn and develop both personally and professionally •Must exhibit initiative when working individually and must work well in a team environment