JOB TITLE:                          Assistant Manager

MEMBER CO-OP:               Grainger Farmers Cooperative

LOCATION:                         Rutledge, TN

DATE POSTED:                  Friday, August 11, 2023

DATE AVAILABLE:             As soon as possible.



  • Bachelors or associates degree in agriculture business, business operations or related field
  • Two to three years of sales or management experience/training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Demonstration of an energetic, outgoing attitude in a workplace setting
  • Ability to lead a group of employees in a team setting
  • Ability to stay self-motivated  


Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Will assist in all day-to-day operations of the facility
  • Take part in all aspects of sales and distribution of products to all customers
  • Listens to customer complaints, examines returned merchandise, and resolves problems to restore and promote good public relations
  • Manages and trains employees of the operation
  • Develops a relationship and provides needed support to the farmers in our trade area

We are excited that you are considering a career within our Co-op system. Our commitment to service and quality all starts with our people – talented, energetic, motivated individuals who truly love what they do. Think you have what it takes?

Click the ‘APPLY’ button to be taken to our online application. There you will be asked to fill out information relating to your contact information, your interest in Co-op, and your employment/education history.

You will also be asked to upload a copy of your resume (PDF works best). Please, be sure to have your resume ready to upload before beginning the application.

Once you have listed all the required information and your resume, you may click the ‘SUBMIT’ button to complete your application. When submitted you will receive verification and a confirmation email sent to you. Once received, you can rest assured we have your application.

Your application and resume will be sent to the hiring cooperative and reviewed. The local Co-op will reach out if they would like to take next steps.

Again, thank you for considering a career with Co-op!