Elevator Operator - Sunderland Cooperative, Inc. - Oakwood, ON

GROWMARK is a regional cooperative with annual sales of $10 billion (FY2012 data) providing agriculture-related products and services, as well as grain marketing in 31 states and Ontario, Canada.  GROWMARK is ranked fifth on the NCB Co-op 100 listing of the nation’s 100 highest revenue-earning cooperative businesses.  GROWMARK owns the FS trademark, which is used by affiliated member cooperatives. GROWMARK is large enough to offer solid career opportunities, but small enough to provide a family-oriented, welcoming environment and great benefits.



Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Safe operation and maintenance of equipment
  • Unloading of products
  • Support all facility operations as needed
  • Loading trucks
  • Aiding in operating grain dryer and elevator.
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Assist with agronomy operations
  • Operate computerized truck scale and vacuum probe for both inbound and outbound traffic during peak harvest
  • Grain grading


  • Previous general labourer experience and comfortable working at heights.
  • Experience working in a grain elevator or farm would be an asset
  • A-Z and/or D-Z licence would be considered an asset
  • Forklift experience considered an asset
  • Experience with agricultural equipment an asset
  • Valid driver’s license and a good driving record
  • Good team player
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work extended hours during busy season

Company Profile

The Charter for Sunderland Co-operative was signed on July 20, 1950. Over the years many changes have occurred to the co-operative. Sunderland Co-Operative Inc. is now a full-service operation for feed, crops, grain, petroleum products and now has three retail locations in Sunderland, Lindsay and Peterborough.

Sunderland Co-operative Inc. is committed to be a good partner with our employees, members and the communities in which we do business.

We thank all applicants for their interest however, only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.

Sunderland Co-operative Inc. is an equal opportunity employer who does not discriminate against any employee or job applicant because of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, physical or mental disability, or age.


GROWMARK, Inc. strives to provide a benefits package that delivers competitive pay for performance, recognizes your dedication to our mission and helps us attract and retain the highest caliber of talent. The cornerstone of our benefits package is the company funded, defined benefit pension plan along with health and disability insurance, an employer matched 401k plan, and other voluntary group benefit programs.

We are an equal opportunity employer, including protected veterans and qualified individuals with disabilities. Employment may be contingent upon receipt of an acceptable and job-related background check, drug test, motor vehicle report, and/or reference check, as applicable and permissible by law.

Salary Range
$34,000.00 - 37,000.00
per Year
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Oakwood, ON K0M 2M0, CA