Agronomy Solutions Specialist

by Thompsons Limited

Reference #: TL-17-08-057
Position Type: Full-time / Permanent
Location: Chatham, Ontario
Date Posted: Aug 11, 2017
Experience: 3 Years
Education: University Degree
Thompsons Limited

Job Description


JOB POSTING #: TL-17-08-057

POSTING TERM: AUG 11 – AUG 25, 2017



STATUS:  FULL TIME                            

LOCATION:  PAINCOURT, ONTARIO ____________________________________________________________________________________


  • Provide leadership in Agronomic knowledge to our Thompson Ag consultants and our Thompsons customers.
  • Specialist that is responsible to partner with our Ag consultants  providing agronomic advice and Data management expertise.
  • Work with customers in organizing and interpreting agronomic data and sales of agronomy Services
    • Crop Input Recommendations (Fertilizer/Chemical/Seed)
    • Product Validation Trials
    • Lead Data Analysis (interpretation of the results - Making Recommendations)
    • Environmental stewardship - Government regulations and 4R stewardship
  • Provide in season updates regarding agronomic solutions
  • Research, analysis and development of agronomic solutions on special projects, specialty crops
  • Responsible for increasing sales of our advanced agronomy solutions services.
  • Use Sound agronomic practices with Advanced Agronomy services to provide a solutions based approach to our customers. 
  • Analysis of collected data to diagnose and recommend remedies of crop production problems and assist in promotion of crop input sales.
  • Providing Staff training as it relates to agronomy issues and assist in training pertaining to the Sales process.
  • Thompsons Limited is committed to ensuring a safe work environment at all times. The Agronomy Solutions Specialist is accountable to know and understand the Company’s health and safety rules and regulations.
  • Other duties as assigned



  • Must have strong Agronomy skill set and the ability to integrate this skill set with Precision Ag technology.
  • Must be willing and enjoy making sales calls including cold calls on a regular basis
  • Must be self-motivated with good organizational skills
  • Candidates must have excellent verbal and written communications skills. 
  • Must have strong computer skill.
  • Experience with GPS equipment and equipment monitors would be considered an asset.
  • Must be willing to pursue new technologies and skills that could be implemented to benefit Thompsons



Candidates must be graduates from a recognized Post Secondary program (preferably an Agronomic Degree or Diploma) and must have and maintain a Certified Crop Advisor Designation or be able and willing to achieve certification within one year. Candidates must have a minimum of three years agricultural sales/ agronomy experience.


To Apply:

Please indicate both Job Posting # and position when sending your resume to   Your application must be received prior to 5:00 pm on the last day of posting term noted above.  



If you require any accommodations please contact us.

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