A Team Dedicated to Success  

The employees of Sunrise Cooperative, a leading agricultural and energy cooperative located in Ohio, begin each day dedicated to focusing their expertise on growing our customer-owner's success. We provide team-based solutions across multiple platforms including agronomy, grain, energy, feed, precision agriculture and crop nutrition through PCT | Sunrise.

Our employee onboarding program is focused on RISE, Recruiting Innovative Sunrise Employees. We strive to build our team around individuals who are creative, out of the box thinkers that have a desire to be successful and evolve their career.

Does this sound like you? Whether you're looking for a full-time, part-time, or internship opportunity you'll find what you need here.


2021 RISE FFA Career recipient, Jacob Walters and Van Buren FFA Chapter Advisor Miss B accept $1,000 check from Sunrise Cooperative President/CEO George D. Secor.



RISE FFA Career Program

We are pleased to announce our second recipient of the RISE FFA Career Program is Jacob Walters. Jacob is a 2021 graduate of Van Buren High School and an active member of the Van Buren FFA. He has earned a full-time position with Sunrise following graduation, as well as a Ford Ranger pick-up as a signing bonus. In addition, Jacob earned the $1,000 for his FFA chapter. 
Candidates for the RISE FFA Career Program needed to be a 2021 high school graduate that were active with their FFA chapter. They had to submit an application, along with an essay on: How the FFA has prepared you for a career with Sunrise Cooperative. The Ohio FFA Foundation reviewed and interviewed the applicants and made the selection of the recipient for a full-time position with Sunrise upon graduation.

This position requires a four-year commitment. The first two years will be spent rotating through different divisions learning about Sunrise Cooperative. Following the introductory two years, the individual will be evaluated and placed into a position based on their interest/expertise for the remainder of their commitment at Sunrise. At the end of the four-year commitment the individual will be assessed to determine their future with Sunrise.

The individual chosen for this position in 2022 will receive a new Jeep Gladiator truck as a signing bonus.The home chapter of the hired recipient will receive $1,000 to help enhance their local FFA program. 



Sunrise Cooperative offers a diverse and lucrative compensation and benefits package to all full-time employees. As a member of the Sunrise Cooperative team you receive:

  • Bi-weekly, direct deposit pay 
  • Benefit package offers: 
    • Medical Insurance
    • Dental Insurance
    • Vision Insurance
    • Life Insurance
    • 401(k) savings plan 
  • Vacation and sick days allotted at hiring 
  • Profit sharing based on company profitability
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Summer Internships


 • Work in all aspects of Sunrise Cooperative’s departments which includes
    agronomy, energy, feed, grain and precision.

 • Scouting all fields assigned, filling out all required forms, providing
   information back to the agronomy team.

 • Work with the Sunrise precision team, which includes soil and tissue            sampling, analyzing results and making recommendations, and 
    sales/installation of precision equipment.

 • Obtain experience in operations in all departments. 

 • Explore PCT | Sunrise® and marketing departments. 

 • Learn and experience the propane side of our energy business. 

 • Complete a summer project and present it to the Sunrise leadership
    team. All interns who present a project have the opportunity to receive a
    Sunrise scholarship
. One scholarship will be awarded.


Meet Our 2021 Interns