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Position: Grain Warehouse Inspector
South Dakota Public Utilities Commission
Closing Date: Position open until filled

Position Purpose:
Position will travel throughout the state of South Dakota to perform on-site grain warehouse inspections to verify accuracy of records and compliance with state laws, rules and commission orders.

Knowledge and Skills:
  • bachelor’s degree in agricultural business or related field preferred but not required;
  • agricultural business experience preferred;
  • proper English usage;
  • knowledge of mathematic and accounting principles;
  • technical writing ability; and
  • ability to use of computers and software, including becoming proficient with grain inspection software.
Abilities Include:
  • comprehending mathematic and accounting principles;
  • being proficient in the use of applicable office and accounting computer software programs;
  • communicating clearly verbally and in writing with co-workers, industry members and others;
  • being self-motivated;
  • traveling and working evenings and weekends when needed;
  • working in confined spaces;
  • lifting at least 40 pounds to load equipment for inspections; and
  • having and maintaining a valid South Dakota driver’s license.
Additional Comments:
  • Position will be hourly with benefits and part-time with no more than 30 hours a week.
  • Position requires a significant amount of in-state travel year-round, including overnight trips, using an assigned state vehicle.
  • Position is based in the Aberdeen, S.D. area.
  • Salary: $17.00 an hour plus state benefit package.
  • Equal Opportunity Employer.
  • Position open until filled.

To Apply:
Interested candidates must submit a resume, cover letter and three work-related references’ names and contact information by email to: