Operator - DZ Driver

Join us at Sylvite Agri-Services! Our team of crop specialists and dedicated support staff is eager to welcome you aboard. Currently, we have an opening for the role of Operator - DZ Driver at our Blenheim location. Apply today and get ready to start your future at Sylvite!

Job Responsibilities:


  • Responsible for supporting the operations of the branch/terminal in receiving, handling and shipping crop input products

Site Operations:

  • Adhere to all health, safety and environmental regulations
  • Maintain professionalism and a customer service attitude towards customers or truck drivers when delivering or picking up products at the branch
  • Apply fertilizer to Sylvite customers as directed by the customer and sales team
  • Receive trucks (or railcars and vessels where applicable) of fertilizer, seeds, chemicals or other products
  • Load trucks with fertilizer
  • Make fertilizer blends as directed by the sales team for pick-ups or deliveries
  • Deliver fertilizer
  • Perform routine maintenance on loading and blending equipment
  • Package fertilizer or other dry products as required
  • Load packaged products with a forklift as required
  • Perform routine clean up and maintenance of the site
  • Perform functions as requested by the relevant supervisor

Key Personal Attributes Required for the Position:

  • Good attitude and a willingness to learn and perform other tasks aside from driving
  • Hard working and takes direction
  • Positively leads by example
  • Can assist in directing others
  • Learns quickly
  • Ability to foster a teamwork environment
  • Communication skills
  • Decision-making and problem-solving skills
  • Customer service orientation

Education, Experience and / or Training Requirements:

  • Must have DZ License
  • AZ License an asset or the ability to obtain one would be ideal
  • Experience in fertilizer blending and handling is an asset, but willing to train
  • WHMIS Training an asset
  • Forklift certificate an asset

Why Choose Sylvite?

  • Established company with a solid reputation and stable customer base provides reliable and consistent employment for our team members.
  • Focus on work-life balance and a working environment that values your well-being and emphasizes safety.
  • Comprehensive benefits package: Dental, Extended Health, Vision Care, Life Insurance.
  • Paid time off.
  • Casual dress code.
  • Flexible schedule.
  • Training and development opportunities.
  • Employee referral programs.

About Sylvite

Sylvite, as Canada’s largest independently owned fertilizer supplier, delivers competitive solutions in the agriculture supply chain. Our services encompass full-service Ag retail, specialized fertilizers, industrial material sourcing and handling, as well as a robust transportation, warehousing, and logistics division. We strive to ensure a seamless product flow, effectively linking agricultural production with efficient distribution.

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