As a full-time employee at Landus Cooperative, you’ll enjoy meaningful work with excellent opportunities for advancement. We’ll help you enhance your skills and explore new horizons—while you learn, grow and succeed. You’ll enjoy a flexible and supportive environment, competitive compensation and outstanding benefits.Current Full-Time Openings
Part-Time and Seasonal
Excellent seasonal and part-time jobs are available during our farmers' busy seasons. It’s a great way to earn a little extra money working evenings and weekends and other shifts. Work close to home—for competitive wages—with the potential for promotion to a full-time career.Current Part-Time Openings
Landus Cooperative’s internship program is well-known for offering a wide range of progressive, hands-on, well-paid opportunities for students. Interns gain important experience, make valuable contacts and learn firsthand about many types of careers within agribusiness.
Become Part of the Team
Are you looking for a meaningful career with a progressive, stable organization that supports local farmers, families and communities?
At Landus Cooperative, you'll enjoy being part of a cohesive team with true purpose—serving members, uplifting agriculture and enriching lives in local communities. It's an exciting and rewarding environment for talented people interested in business, food chain, technology, science, information management and virtually every aspect of agriculture.
We're a dynamic, Midwest ag industry powerhouse with nearly 7,000 members and 600 full-time employees at over 60 locations. At Landus Cooperative, we are:
- Focused on serving local farmers and developing global growth opportunities. Our employees are proud to be part of agriculture, a rapidly-changing industry that's vital to our future, where there's an essential role for everyone.
- Committed to supporting our employees with competitive compensation, excellent benefits, advanced technologies, teamwork and family activities, such as potlucks, grill-outs and holiday team outings. Many of our employees and their families have made lifelong friends through Landus Cooperative.
- Dedicated to helping motivated employees enhance their skill sets, learn from company leaders and gain valuable experience as they transition into leadership roles. We believe in promoting from within whenever possible. In addition, we provide career pathways for advancement through on-the-job training, hands-on continuing education and support for employees earning certificates and degrees.
You'll find that we offer a wide variety of positions, from agronomists to truck drivers, customer service specialists, custom applicators and many more, with opportunities for advancement. In addition to full and part time opportunities, we offer internship and associate programs.
Take a look at how a past intern team reached success by learning about the cooperative business and implementing solutions here.
Operations Management Associate
A 12- to 24-month full-time training program, the operations management associate opportunity provides the experience you need to work toward a management position.
You will learn the inner workings of Landus Cooperative’s grain and agronomy departments from staff with special expertise. You’ll gain relevant industry knowledge and valuable experience in areas such as grain quality management, agronomy product inventory control, fleet management and automation technology. As an associate, you will focus on safety, quality and offering a positive customer experience with an industry professional as your mentor. Applicants accepted as associates will receive competitive compensation and benefits. A degree from an accredited two- or four-year post-secondary program is preferred. Operations management associate positions are available at various locations of our territory.
Agronomy Sales Associate
As an agronomy sales associate, you will learn to effectively communicate about products and services provided by Landus Cooperative while assisting members with agronomic recommendations.
You will guide growers with crop production plans, prescribe crop protection and nutrient products, build relationships with members and teammates and analyze harvest results to help growers maximize their profitability. Through this position, you will gain the knowledge and experience you need for promotion to field sales agronomist. This full-time, 12- to 24-month program offers competitive compensation and benefits to qualified applicants. A degree from an accredited two- or four-year post-secondary program is preferred. Agronomy sales associate positions are available at various locations of our territory.
We expect employees to uphold our values, which include teamwork, honesty & integrity, safety, empowered employees, financial stability, consistent quality, and fun. Landus Cooperative lives these values as an organization, through involvement in the communities we serve.
If you have questions or wish to learn more about careers at Landus Cooperative, contact us.
“What makes being a part of Landus Cooperative so different is that you are exposed to all sides of crop management. Even within one company, you have the ability to become diversified with knowledge and expertise.”
"Landus Cooperative is a progressive company to work for. If you're willing to put in the heart and hard work and dedication, the possibilities are endless. We're a diverse company. "
“At Landus Cooperative you’ll have a good local job, with a company that benefits your community."
“I am in constant contact with 80-100 Landus Cooperative employees plus some of the largest outside agronomy venders in the industry.”
"When I took this job thirteen years ago, I thought it'd be a transition job to feed my family, but opportunities came about to work my way up. It's a fun job to go to every day."
Landus Cooperative is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled.
Pre-employment drug screen required.
If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact Human Resources at 515-817-2100 or 712-667-3200. It is our policy not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, veteran status, age or other characteristics protected by federal, state or local laws. Landus Cooperative takes affirmative action to proactively recruit, hire, train and promote qualified females, minorities, individuals with disabilities and covered veterans. If you’d like to view a copy of the company’s affirmative action plan, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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