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Corteva Agriscience Production Technician in Constantine, Michigan

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Are you ready to grow your career and take on a new challenge? If so, our Production Technician role may be the perfect opportunity for you. At Corteva Agriscience, you will help us grow what’s next. No matter what your role, you will be part of a team that is building the future of agriculture – solving the world’s food problems through innovation, technology, and putting people first.

Responsibilities-What You Will Do:

As a Production Technician, you will perform a variety of tasks associated with general plant operations and field activities that will evolve with each season throughout the year. You will be responsible for setting up and monitoring highly automated equipment for various processes such as harvest, conditioning, treating, and packing.

Other responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Harvestactivities such as preparation, receiving, etc.

  • Conditioningactivities such as sizing, gravity operation, bagging, palletizing, etc.

  • Returnand rework activities

  • Fieldmanagement activities such as scouting, field maintenance

  • Warehousingactivities including forklift operation, collecting samples, pooling, etc.

  • Gatheringdata for future aid in continuous improvement projects

  • Variousother duties as assigned by supervisor

Qualifications

Requirements-What You Will Bring:

  • High School diploma orGED equivalent and one year of lab, scheduling, administrative, manufacturingor agriculture related experience

  • Willing and able to workin a variety of areas (field, plant, warehouse)

  • Willing and able toclimb and/or work in elevated areas; standing and sitting for extended periods

  • Willing and able to workboth outdoors and indoors in hot, cold, wet and dry conditions

  • Willing and able to liftup to 50 lbs. and complete work that involves repetitive motion and/orrepetitive lifting with or without reasonable accommodation

  • Willingness and abilityto work overtime hours including weekend work required during seasonal peaksand shifts as needed

  • Willingness to work as ateam and be proactive in communicating concerns, best practices and masteringchanges that will improve overall team performance

  • Attention to detail andproblem-solving skills

  • Time management skillsincluding proactive work ethic and utilizing a sense of urgency

  • Ability to workindependently, multitask and maintain an organized workplace

  • Computer aptitudeincluding use of Microsoft Outlook, Excel and Word

Thefollowing are preferred:

  • Knowledgeof lean manufacturing principles such as 5S, Continuous Improvement andStandardized Work are a plus

  • Knowledgeof production agriculture and production plant operations desired

  • Knowledgeof field equipment desired

  • SAPor similar Enterprise Resource Planning software to manage data processing

Let’s peek at how you can grow your wellbeing, health, and future at Corteva.

  • Strikea better work-life balance with robust time off benefits including paidmaternity, paternal and family illness leave

  • Preparefor your future with our competitive retirement savings plan, tuitionreimbursement program, and more

  • Enjoyaccess to health benefits for you and your family on your first day ofemployment

  • Andmuch, much more

Take the next step to #GrowWhatMattersin your career with Corteva and apply today. We look forward to seeing yourapplication.

Corteva Agriscience ™, the world's first dedicated agriculture start-up, serves to enrich the lives of those who produce and those who consume, ensuring progress for generations to come. Our employees fulfill this purpose everyday by building/participating in an inclusive culture where we encourage each other to stay curious, think differently, act boldly and do what's right for our customers, our co-workers, our partners and our planet. With over 20,000 team members from 130 countries, innovating in 140 world class R&D facilities, we have the resources, leadership heritage and partner ecosystem to make a meaningful impact now and into the future.

#GrowWhatMatters

Corteva Agriscience, the agriculture division of DowDuPont, is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability or any other protected class. If you need a reasonable accommodation to search or apply for a position, please visit: Accessibility Page for Contact Information For US Applicants: See the 'Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law' poster For our U.S. Affirmative Action Policy, click here

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