Agro Seasonal Full Time Driver/Maintenance

Posted on February 9, 2024. Primary Region: Portage la Prairie, MB

Agro Seasonal Driver/Maintenance – Full Time
Austin Agro Site Location
Deadline for applications: Open until Filled

Homestead Co-op is hiring a Full Time Seasonal Driver/Maintenance Personnel at our Austin Agro Site location.

Who we are:
Co-op does business differently. As a co-operative, we believe in working together to serve Western Canada, delivering profits back to our communities and investing in sustainable growth. To learn more about who we are and how you can help bring our brand to life, visit us at

What you’ll do:
Reporting to the Agro Manager your duties will include but are not limited to: Responsible for deliveries and receiving of the commodities sold at the site. These can include fertilizer, chemicals, seed, and equipment. Safe and efficient handling of all deliveries, returns, and receiving of product while providing exceptional customer service. Also responsible for ensuring maintenance and cleaning of the delivery unit, completing daily and monthly safety checks. Also responsible for the maintenance and organization of all facilities, including the yard, to ensure a professional image is maintained at all times.

Who you are:
You are looking for a career in Retail and:
- Experience delivering Ag products and knowledge of the trading area is preferred.
- You are able to work both independently and as a member of a highly motivated team.
- You have excellent customer service skills, communication skills and the ability to problem solve.
- You are highly motivated.
- You possess strong interpersonal skills.
- Must hold a valid Class 3 Driver’s License.
- Forklift, WHMIS, TDG training is required and will be provided.
- Must be able to lift/carry a minimum of 50 lbs.
- Must be able to work flexible hours depending on the demands of the season.
- You are honest and trustworthy, are results-orientated and strive to be the best in what you do.

Core Competencies:
Proven abilities in the following competencies is considered an asset:
1. Instills Trust – Gaining the confidence and trust of others through honesty, integrity and authenticity.
2. Interpersonal Savvy – Relating openly and comfortably with diverse groups of people.
3. Customer Focus – Building strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric solutions.
4. Situational Adaptability – Adapting approach and demeanor in real time to match the shifting demands of different situations.

Homestead offers competitive salaries, a comprehensive benefit package and an employer matched pension plan. We encourage our Team to take advantage of learning opportunities to grow and develop and we foster a culture of living up to our values of Integrity, Responsibility, and Excellence.
At Co-op, we embrace diversity and inclusion, and we’re working to create a workplace that is as diverse as the communities we serve.

To apply please go to the career section of our website at

Sorry, we do not accept paper/emailed applications.

We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only those selected to continue in the recruitment process will


Austin, MB

Job type: Full-time

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Contact Information

Tammy Hammersley
Phone: 204-856-2129