Conditioning Treating Technician

Total Seed Production, Inc.

Tipton, IN

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Conditioning/Treating Technician  

Total Seed Production is seeking an individual to join our team as a Conditioning/Treating Technician.  As a part of our team, this individual would be responsible for the safe operation of our treating and conditioning equipment and is expected to perform basic maintenance on equipment as needed.   Conditioning and/or Treating experience preferred but not required for this position.  

Basic Duties Include: 

  • Operate and maintain seed treating equipment including; drum style treaters, pumps, conveyors)
  • Operate and maintain seed conditioning equipment including; screen cleaners, sizers, color sorters, gravity tables, legs, etc.
  • Accurately mix seed treatment for seed application
  • Review treatment applications to ensure customer requirements are met
  • Perform and understand treatment application equipment calibrations
  • Follow all ISO processes and procedures and evaluate their effectiveness to help push for continual improvement
  • Take immediate corrective action for any product not meeting TSP and/or Customer quality standards
  • Maintain treatment product inventory
  • Monitor seed throughout the process to ensure it is meeting quality standards
  • Effectively communicate with all team members to maintain operational efficiency 
  • Assist in other areas as assigned

 Skills and Abilities:

  •  Must be detail-oriented, organized and quality minded
  • Must be adaptable and flexible and willing to work hours needed
  • Must be able to work independently and as a part of a team
  •  Understand and follow all processes and procedures
  • Previous agriculture and/or manufacturing experience is a plus
  • Basic mechanical skills required
  • Basic computer and current software knowledge helpful
  • Ability to perform mathematical computations

Physical Demands:

 Must be able to lift up to 70 lbs

Ability to pass respiratory medical evaluation

Total Seed Production offers the following benefits:

  •   Full-Time Employment
  •   Competitive wage with overtime
  •   Paid Personal, Holiday, & Vacation Days
  •   Paid plant shut down between Christmas and New year
  •   Health, Life, Vision, and Dental Insurance
  •   401K Retirement Program
  •   Stable & Growing Organization
  •   Flexibility and Variety in Jobs / Tasks