Custom Applicator

Category:  Seneca Foods
Date:  Nov 14, 2023

Hancock, WI, US, 54943

Custom Field 1:  2667

Seneca Foods is one of North America's leading providers of packaged fruits and vegetables with facilities located throughout the United States.  Our high quality products are primarily sourced from over 2,000 American farms. Seneca holds the largest share of the retail private label, food service, and export canned vegetable markets, distributing to over 90 countries. Products are also sold under the brands of Libby’s®, Aunt Nellie’s®, READ®, Seneca Farms®, Green Valley®, CherryMan®, Paradise®, Pennant®, and Seneca labels, including Seneca snack chips. Seneca also provides vegetable products to other companies under various co-pack arrangements.



Custom Applicator


 A spray applicator will be responsible for operating and maintaining all equipment and vehicles used for mixing, loading, and applying crop protection products. They will be responsible for loading all crop protection products used on a day-to-day basis and keeping application/spray records of products applied. They will be responsible for mixing products and understanding compatibility with other mixed products and following all company, state, and federal rules and regulations. The applicator will communicate with Farm Managers and other farm employees on progress to help our operation stay efficient throughout the growing season.


 Essential Job Functions


• Operation of application and related support equipment to mix/load/apply crop protection products

• Ability to operate monitors/computers on equipment and troubleshoot issues.

• Calibrate equipment for proper application of products.

• Clean and maintain equipment.

• Attention to detail and record accurate spray/application records.

• Operating other larger equipment

• Willingness to learn - Technical Training in the field.


Additional Responsibilities


• Operate and maintain equipment in other areas when needed.

• Good record keeping skills.

• Assist location maintenance staff.

• Weed identification.

• Ensure that GMP’s (General Manufacturing Practices), safety rules and regulations along with company policies and procedures are followed.

• Work in conjunction with managers and other farm employees to maintain an efficient day-to[1]day operation.

• Other duties assigned




• Three (3) to Five (5) years self-propelled sprayer experience preferred.

• High School diploma/GED required.

• Agricultural background preferred.

• Valid driver license & applicable endorsement(s)

• CDL or ability to obtain.

• Commercial Pesticide Applicator License Require



Seneca Foods Corporation is committed to providing equal opportunity for all, through a positive and continuing affirmative action program. No employee or applicant will be discriminated against because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, military and/or veteran status or any other Federal or State legally protected classes. Seneca Foods Corporation will make reasonable accommodations for known physical or mental limitations of otherwise qualified employees and applicants with disabilities unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business. If you are interested in applying for an employment opportunity and feel you need a reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), please contact us at or call 315-926-8100.

Nearest Major Market: Appleton
Nearest Secondary Market: Oshkosh