Custom Applicator

Custom Applicator Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Custom Applicator to join our team.


  • Maintain and record maintenance of application equipment, tending equipment, NH3 equipment, pickups and side dress units;
  • Provide prompt, professional, and courteous customer service;
  • Operate dry fertilizer plants, chemical containment buildings, and NH3 plants;
  • Operate various application equipment, tender trucks, and NH3 equipment;
  • Assist in housekeeping and maintenance of facilities & grounds.


  • Experience running selfpropelled sprayers and row crop equipment;
  • Custom Applicator License;
  • Class B CDL;
  • Clean driving record;
  • Ability to work long hours in the busy season;
  • More than five years of application experience;
  • Must have or be able to obtain a Class A CDL with air brake, tanker, and HazMat endorsements;
  • Participate in company DOT drug and alcohol program and maintain current DOT physical;
  • Must have or be able to obtain a commercial pesticide applicators license with 1A, 1B, and 1C endorsements;
  • Understand the seasonality of an agricultural cooperative and the in-season time commitment;
  • Must be able to move/lift up to 50 pounds; occasionally up to 100 pounds;
  • Good computer skills.