Careers

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:  

Elevator Operator (Second Man) Amy, Kansas
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  • Requirements
    • Must be at least 21 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
- Mixing chemicals
- Operating a semi and spray rig
- Maintenance of equipment-pickups to implements.
- Make deliveries of chemicals and fertilizers with pickup and trailer, tandem, or
semi.
- Fill and deliver anhydrous ammonia nurse trailers.
- Other duties as assigned