Systems Programmer

Location: Exeter

Zone: Ontario

Type: Administration

Posted: 05-14-2021

Expires: 06-12-2021

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Do you love working in agriculture and have a passion for innovation? We are looking for an innovative individual who shares our aspirations to become a market leader! The Systems Programmer is responsible for enhancements and changes to the in-house Hensall Co-op software programs. This position is also responsible for maintaining and writing new program code to facilitate Hensall Co-op employees in their daily work activities.


Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Identify opportunities to improve efficiency of business processes
  • Troubleshoot software application issues
  • Application development for in-house projects
  • Maintain existing applications
  • Prepare and provide reports for different departments upon request
  • Write technical procedures and documentation for the applications including operations, user guide etc.
  • Research any new technology, recommend any updates and implement into the company's system
  • Understand and follow all Hensall Co-op Environmental Health & Safety policies and procedures
  • All other duties as assigned

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to work quickly and effectively
  • Knowledge of information systems from functional and technical perspectives
  • Support customer service and interpersonal skills
  • Proven teamwork skills
  • Knowledge of windows-based programming systems and the integration with internal network and external databases
  • Ability to understand complex technical concepts and convey to users effectively
  • Analytical, logical thinking and discretion with a high degree of accuracy
  • Position is available to work from home on a scheduled basis

Required Qualifications:

  • Post-secondary education in a Computer Programming related program with 3-7 years of experience in programming
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Working knowledge of the following: Visual Studio, GitHub, SQL, Angular, IIS, Apache, .NET, MS Office, Javascript
  • Nice to have knowledge: C#, PHP, Agile, SAGE Intacct, Visual Basic

Job Perks:

  • Competitive salary and comprehensive benefits and pension package
  • Opportunity to work with new equipment and software

If you are interested in applying for this position, please submit your cover letter and resume through our online portal.


Hensall Co-op is committed to employment equity and encourages members of the four designated groups to apply. Accommodation will be made.