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Truck Driver - Based out of Wahpeton, ND

Legend Seeds
Wahpeton, ND
  • Posted: July 12, 2022
  • Full-Time
Company Description

Legend Seeds as "Your Regional Seed Leader" serves a seven-state footprint area, who employs over 100 team members and has eight different site locations, is moving at a fast pace to be the #1 seed choice for every acre in our footprint. Therefore, Legend Seeds has committed to secure an experienced, energetic, and motivated Truck Driver to join our growing sales team to develop, maintain and grow relationships with our dealers. This individual's superior relationship building skills and key sales techniques will be an asset to Legend Seeds in our drive for continue SUCCESS!

The Truck driver will work directly with our Distribution Team to ensure that loads are delivered in a timely and efficient manner. The primary duties of this position include delivering product to our customers and getting supplies to our processing locations. The position also works with our Research Team planting and harvesting research plots. There is some overnight travel involved. This position will promote the three pillars of Legend GROWTH, PROFITABILITY, and CULTURE.

What does Legend Seeds offer you?

At Legend Seeds you definitely have a chance to make a difference. You will have the opportunity to be creative, take initiative and grow. A position at Legend Seeds is more than just a job. It's the chance to work among friends every day and to see the results of your hard work firsthand. We work in a lively, intuitive, and family-orientated environment that offers:

Competitive Pay ~ Health Insurance ~ Long-Term Disability ~ Life Insurance ~ Paid Time Off ~ Retirement ~ ESOP

Will you fit in here?

If you personally identify with our five core values, then we believe you will be an excellent fit for the culture at Legend Seeds:

Respectful

o All staff, dealers, and growers are treated with respect

o Open to understanding another person's point of view

Team Approach

o Our individual backgrounds are combined to bring strength, dedication, and knowledge to help our dealers and growers achieve success

o We are structured for local support for the dealer's and grower's success

Integrity

o Consistent and fair, always doing what is right in our actions

o Remain honest and true to our word

Growth-Focused

o Positioned for growth of our marketing share

o Continued development of individuals and teams, growing together

Innovative

o Industry leaders with the latest thoughts and technologies

o Solutions-based approach to overcome challenges large and small

Job Description

What will your day be like?

• Prepare, Load, & Unload seed

• Maintain Legend equipment (truck), and assure compliance w/ DOT Regulations

• Assist with the Plot program in the Spring and Fall

• Assist the warehouse bagging, re-bagging, and treating seed when not driving

• Participate in Legend Seeds related activities, events, and meetings.

• Ensure that company assets are well-cared for and properly maintained.

• Ensure all tasks in a safe manner

• The duties and responsibilities in this job description may be subject to change at any time due to reasonable accommodation.

Qualifications

Best Candidate will have:

• Must have CDL (Class A with Air Brakes and Health Card)

• Must be an insurable driver and be safety oriented

• Forklift experience with certification or ability to obtain immediately

• Ability to lift 60 lbs

• Ability to push a pallet jack with approximately 2,700 lbs. of seed

Attention to detail with a high level of customer service

Additional Information

Work Environment

The majority of time will be spent driving a truck with occasional time working at warehouses.

PhysicalDemands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. This is largely a sedentary role; however, some standing and lifting is required. This would require bending and ability to lift to 60 pounds as necessary.

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work

This is a full-time position, typical hours of work and days are Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5 p.m. Occasional earlier start times, evening and/or weekend work may be required as job duties demand.

Travel

75% travel is expected for this position. 25% overnights

EEO Statement

Legend Seeds provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or genetics.

Other Duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Legend Seeds

Address

502 6th Avenue South

Wahpeton, ND
58075 USA

Industry

Transportation and Storage

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