CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Hefty Seed Company is a progressive, rapidly growing agriculture retailer that is hiring multiple positions. We offer employee benefits such as a competitive wage package, 401k, health, dental and other insurance, Flex Saving Account, and PTO. Apply today!

We are always open to taking applications for employment in a variety of areas. Click the button below to complete an online application or email your resume to application@heftyseed.com.

EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION

GRAPHIC DESIGNER

Position available in: Baltic, SD

Hefty Seed Company is looking for a creative, detail-oriented Graphic Designer to join our team. This position is based out of our Baltic, SD office and is not remote.

Duties will include:

  • Create various print and digital marketing materials including, presentations, magazines, email campaigns, social media, web, direct mailers, logos, and more. Incorporate new design elements as needed.
  • Create various materials for events including tradeshow displays, promotional items, signage, and more.
  • Assist in creating page layouts for the company websites to ensure consistency and professional presentation.
  • Follow brand guidelines and ensure all design outputs are aligned with the company’s brand standards.
  • Review materials from outside vendors to ensure brand standards are met.
  • Photograph various events, take staff headshots, and retouch images as needed.
  • Prioritize and manage multiple projects within design specifications.

Requirements:

  • 5+ years of experience preferred
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Expert in Adobe Creative Cloud Software
  • Superior organizational skills and ability to multi-task in a fast-paced, detail-oriented environment
  • Ability to respond in a professional and productive manner under pressure
  • Ability to complete a high volume of tasks and work independently on projects
  • Strong design sense of color, layout, and typography
  • Maintain high accuracy in all communications and presentations, and proof all materials
  • Maintain company identity, quality, and consistency in all graphic presentations
  • Agriculture knowledge or background is a plus!
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SALES AGRONOMIST

Positions available in Kimball, SD;  Groton, SD;  Roscoe, SD;  Sheldon, IA;  Hancock, MN;  Winthrop, MN;  Great Falls, MT;  Hurdsfield, ND;  Valley City, ND

Hefty Seed Company is inviting ambitious and successful Sales Representatives to join our team in multiple locations. If you are interested in a fast-paced and exciting work environment with a wildly successful and rapidly expanding organization, we are the company for you.

Since 1969 we have grown our company from a small family business into one of the largest Ag retailers in the nation. We have maintained that same small family business culture as we value our employees and believe family is first.

Our Sales Agronomists are the highest paid in the industry. They also enjoy the best training program in agriculture today, an outstanding benefits package, no custom application, dry fertilizer or grain handling, and Sundays off.

Qualifications:

  • A positive attitude.
  • Experience in any type of ag-related sales is preferred, especially experience selling seed or crop protection products near a Hefty location.
  • A commitment to excellent customer service.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Willingness to learn.
  • Ability to work as part of a team.
  • Farm background is preferred.
Job Type: Full-time
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EXPERIENCED AGRONOMIST

Positions available in Baltic, SD

Hefty Seed Company is inviting Experienced Agronomists to join our teams in Baltic and Kimball, SD. If you are a high performer and want to join a team where you can excel, we are the company for you.

Since 1969 we have grown our company from a small family business into one of the largest Ag retailers in the nation. We have maintained that same small family business culture as we value our employees and believe family is first.

Our Sales Agronomists are the highest paid in the industry. They also enjoy the best training program in agriculture today, an outstanding benefits package, no custom application, dry fertilizer or grain handling, and Sundays off.

Qualifications:

  • A positive attitude.
  • Experience as an agronomist, especially experience selling seed or crop protection products is preferred.
  • A commitment to excellent customer service.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Willingness to learn.
  • Ability to work as part of a team.
  • Farm background is preferred.
Job Type: Full-time
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REGISTERED SEED TECHNOLOGIST (RST)

Position available in:  Baltic, SD

Job Details

  • Analyze corn and soybean seed samples for the following tests:
    Accelerated aging
    Warm and cold germinations
    Purity analysis
    Inert/foreign material
    Noxious weed identification
  • -Compile and analyze data from seed testing and provide feedback to seed production team.
  • Work within the seed production team to audit quality concerns, identify quality issues and create processes for quality improvement
  • Audit current processes and make changes as needed on an annual basis. Create new processes, including the development of new methodologies for seed testing, as required to achieve the objectives of the lab.
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Knowledge & Skills:

Detail and quality oriented. Ability to perform lab activities and manage time efficiently.

  • Strong communication and record-keeping skills required
  • Strong proficiency with MS Office, including Excel and Word preferred
  • Knowledge of lab procedures required
  • Ability to lead and complete process improvement projects as needed
  • Ability to monitor equipment and maintain standards within tolerance

Education Required:

  • – Must be certified as RST or able to renew/obtain certification within 1 year.

WAREHOUSE WORKER

Positions available in: Hancock, MN;  Hurdsfield, ND;  Wilton, ND;  Georgetown, Illinois

Hefty Seed Company is a progressive, rapidly growing agriculture retailer that is hiring dependable warehouse workers at a variety of our locations.

We are looking for someone with the ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment while practicing safety. The desired candidate for this position will have a positive attitude, excellent follow-through skills and great verbal and written communication.

Duties will include:

  • Performing daily inventory counts
  • Accurately and efficiently loading out customer orders
  • Preparing, receiving and checking in shipments
  • Keeping all warehouse space clean and inventory organized
  • Assisting the sales team as other duties arise
  • Other duties as assigned
Job Type: Full-time with the ability to work 50+ hours per week
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CORN INVENTORY SPECIALIST

Position available in Baltic, SD

Hefty Seed Company is a rapidly growing agriculture retailer. As our company expands so does our team! We are currently looking to fill a Corn Inventory Specialist position. The ideal candidate will have the ability to remain highly organized and multitask in a fast-paced, team-oriented work environment.

Qualifications:

  • Significant problem solving and critical thinking skills
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  • Able to work within a team setting
  • Attention to detail and organizational skills
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Duties will include:

  • Track Quality Assurance results, production estimates and current inventory to provide accurate data both to sales team and Seed Production team
  • Work with Logistics and Inventory teams to track changes to seed corn inventory
  • Develop and improve processes to improve efficiency and quality assurance in Seed Production
  • Analyze inventory issues to resolve and prevent future problems
  • Work with the Seed Production team to make decisions about packaging, processing and planning
  • Work closely with Seed Lab personnel to conduct certification testing and annual labeling
  • Maintain inventory of packaging supplies and work with Logistics team to deliver supplies to processing partners

Operations Analyst

Position available in Baltic, SD

Your job will include a great deal of computer work in our Ag based software and in-depth Excel work. You will work closely with our Chief Operations Officer and will also speak with dozens of people daily regarding our products and operation. Long-term, this position will evolve into senior-level management decision making as your career advances with Hefty Seed Company. Attention to detail, excellent communication skills, great time management and organizational skills are invaluable in this position.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred but not required
  • An agricultural background gained through formal training and/or real-life experience on a farm.
  • Expertise level experience in Excel
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • Superior organization and time management skills
  • Ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality is a must!
Job Type: Full-time
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SALES AGRONOMIST

HAWLEY, MN

Hefty Seed Company is inviting an ambitious and successful Agronomist to join our team in Hawley, MN. If you are interested in a fast-paced and exciting work environment with a wildly successful and rapidly expanding organization, we are the company for you.

Since 1969 we have grown our company from a small family business into one of the largest Ag retailers in the nation. We have maintained that same small family business culture as we value our employees and believe family is first.

Our sales agronomists are the highest paid in the industry. They also enjoy the best training program in agriculture today, an outstanding benefits package, no custom application, dry fertilizer or grain handling, and Sundays off.

Click the button below to complete an online application or email your resume and references to aaron.yaggie@heftyseed.com.

CLICK TO APPLY

Qualifications:

  • A positive attitude.
  • Experience in any type of ag-related sales is preferred, especially experience selling seed or crop protection products near a Hefty location.
  • A commitment to excellent customer service.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Willingness to learn.
  • Ability to work as part of a team.
  • Farm background is perferred.

Job Type: Full-time

SALES AGRONOMIST

THIEF RIVER FALLS, MN

Hefty Seed Company is inviting an ambitious and successful Agronomist to join our team in Thief River Falls, MN. If you are interested in a fast-paced and exciting work environment with a wildly successful and rapidly expanding organization, we are the company for you.

Since 1969 we have grown our company from a small family business into one of the largest Ag retailers in the nation. We have maintained that same small family business culture as we value our employees and believe family is first.

Our sales agronomists are the highest paid in the industry. They also enjoy the best training program in agriculture today, an outstanding benefits package, no custom application, dry fertilizer or grain handling, and Sundays off.

Click the button below to complete an online application or email your resume and references to aaron.yaggie@heftyseed.com.

CLICK TO APPLY

Qualifications:

  • A positive attitude.
  • Experience in any type of ag-related sales is preferred, especially experience selling seed or crop protection products near a Hefty location.
  • A commitment to excellent customer service.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Willingness to learn.
  • Ability to work as part of a team.
  • Farm background is perferred.

Job Type: Full-time

SALES AGRONOMIST

GEORGETOWN, IL

Hefty Seed Company is inviting an ambitious and successful  Sales Agronomist to join our team in Georgetown, IL. If you are interested in a fast-paced and exciting work environment with a wildly successful and rapidly expanding organization, we are the company for you.

Since 1969 we have grown our company from a small family business into one of the largest Ag retailers in the nation. We have maintained that same small family business culture as we value our employees and believe family is first.

Our sales agronomists are the highest paid in the industry. They also enjoy the best training program in agriculture today, an outstanding benefits package, no custom application, dry fertilizer or grain handling, and Sundays off.

Click the button below to complete an online application or email your resume and references to mark.winland@heftyseed.com.

CLICK TO APPLY

Qualifications:

  • A positive attitude.
  • Experience in any type of ag-related sales is preferred, especially experience selling seed or crop protection products near a Hefty location.
  • A commitment to excellent customer service.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Willingness to learn.
  • Ability to work as part of a team.
  • Farm background is perferred.

Job Type: Full-time