We are always interested in talking with qualified Crop Consultants and certified Nutrient Management Planners about career opportunities with ACS.
Please forward a completed application and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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ACS Soil Sample/Crop Scout Field Technician
Agricultural Consulting Services, Inc. (ACS) is a full-service crop management advisory firm based in the Northeast. We have offices in Henrietta and Ithaca, New York, serving clients in New York, Vermont and Pennsylvania. This work primarily involves scouting, taking soil samples, mapping fields, and collecting other important field information, such as slope and proximity to water body information. ACS provides all of the necessary training. Our field technician positions are entry level but provide the gateway to career positions as Agronomy Consultants and Environmental Planners. We are looking for people who want to make a long term commitment to these careers with ACS.
Successful candidates will:
- enjoy working outdoors in all types of weather, drive a pickup truck and operate an ATV safely
- be good at interacting with people, but able to work primarily on their own
- be able to travel throughout eastern NY, Vermont and Northern Pennsylvania, some overnights required
- have at minimum an Associates degree (AAS) in Agronomy, Plant Science or related field, B.S. degree preferred
- have some knowledge of modern farming or crops as well as weed and insect identification
- pay attention to the detail and thoroughness needed to collect good samples and other field information
- be a safe driver with good driving record
- be willing to consider a 2-3 year career path toward becoming a Certified Crop Consultant
Interested applicants may send a resume to Agricultural Consulting Services, Inc., 730 Warren Road, Ithaca, New York 14850 or e-mail to email@example.com . You are also welcome to complete the application below and mail or e-mail it to the same address.
Agronomy Consultant/Service Manager
Agricultural Consulting Services, Inc. (ACS) is the leading full-service crop management advisory firm in the Northeast. We have offices in Henrietta and Ithaca, New York and we are currently seeking agricultural consultants to assist leading farm operations throughout New York. Successful candidates will have a strong interest in crop production management, nutrient management, or environmental science with an understanding of agriculture/horticulture. Candidates must be self-motivated and able to work in a team-oriented environment. ACS offers a competitive salary and benefits. All of our Agronomy Consultants are Certified Crop Advisors or in the process of becoming a CCA.
The mission of this position is to develop and support farm plans that compliment each farm’s agronomic practices and result in a strong environmental compliance position for the farm, along with efficient nutrient management and reduced environmental risk from their operation. Successful candidates will have New York State AEM certification, be willing and able to travel throughout the central New York area building and maintaining client relationships, and work with industry and staff to complete farm planning goals.
Interested applicants may send resume to Agricultural Consulting Services, Inc., 730 Warren Road, Ithaca, New York 14850 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org . You are also welcome to complete the application below and mail or e-mail it to the same address.