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At the Garden City Co-op, our core values are:  Stable and Dependable, Trustworthy, and Innovative.  These values were established by our founders in 1919 and passed down through generations of our board, management and staff members.  They are embodied by our staff and remain a part of our every day work and decision making processes.   

So if you are looking for a career and not just another job; if you are looking to serve instead of being served; if you are looking for a company that values continual personal growth, education and giving back to the communities it serves, we’d love to talk to you. 

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For job inquiries or to return your application, contact us at our main office:

Garden City Co-op, Inc.
Holly Cowan, Human Resources Officer
106 N. 6th St.
​Garden City, KS 67846
(620) 275-6161

The Garden City Co-op, Inc.  Moving Forward Together.  

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CURRENT OPENINGS:  

Warehouse Operations (Lowe)

  • Requirements
    • Must be at least 21 years of age
    • Have your own reliable source of transportation to and from the job site 
    • Have or be able to obtain CDL with hazmat and tanker endorsements.
    • Be able to operate a forklift safely
    • Be able to read, understand and comply with company safety policies
    • Be able to work in a team atmosphere
    • Basic computer skills
    • This job can require occasional long hours, particularly during planting and growing seasons
    • Be able to do basic manual labor
  • Job duties
    • Responsible for loading and unloading chemical and seed
    • Responsible for filling shuttles with chemical
    • Assists with inventory counts and controls
    • Assists with general housekeeping and warehouse upkeep
    • Other duties as assigned


Elevator Operator (Second Man) Amy, Kansas
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  • Requirements
    • Must be at least 18 years of age
    • Have your own reliable source of transportation to and from the job site 
    • Be able to stand for long periods of time
    • Be able to do basic manual labor
    • Be able to read and understand hotspots
    • Be able to work in a team atmosphere
    • Be able to read, understand and comply with company safety policies
    • Basic computer skills preferred, but not required
    • This job can require occasional long hours, particularly during harvest times
    • Exposure to constant dust or airborne particles to be expected
    • Frequently exposed to heights requiring the use of a small confined elevator and/or ladders.
    • Exposure to outside weather conditions including rain, snow, ice, cold, heat and wind
  • Job duties
    • Responsible for the operation of the elevator, grain dryer and all related equipment
    • Assists with maintenance of the elevator, upkeep and housekeeping of elevator and buildings
    • Assists with monitoring the condition of all grain, regular monitoring of grain temperatures and inventory
    • Assists with and helps train harvest help
    • Assists with dumping and loading trucks at the elevator
    • Weighing trucks and sampling grain for moisture, weight and condition
    • Data entry
    • Other duties as assigned

2) Spray Rig Operator

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* Requirements

- A clean driving record

- Have or be able to obtain a Class 1A Chemical Applicator's license

- Have or be able to obtain CDL with hazmat and tanker endorsements.
- Prior experience with spray rigs strongly preferred
- Good understanding of chemicals and application rates and the ability to read
and follow label directions.
- Basic math in figuring out formula percentages, measurements and how much
of a certain product to apply to a certain area.
- Ability to operate and maintain a spray rig / semi safely and efficiently
Job duties
- Accurately mixing chemicals
- Detailed note keeping on spray conditions on application logs including wind speed, direction, nozzle pressure, 
  nozzle spacing, start and end time & date
- Responsible for assessing weather conditions to determine if acceptable for spraying and mitigating drift to       
   susceptible vegitation
- Responsibile for the operation and maintenance of all company owned or leased application equipment
- Communicate with the warehouse on products needed or be able to prepare your own if the need arises
- Other duties as assigned