DuPont Production Technician in Constantine, Michigan

Production Technician (Job Number: 200217W-01)

Description

Corteva Agriscience™, Agriculture Division of DowDuPont™ has an exciting opportunity for multiple Production Technicians to join our company at our Constantine, MI production facility. Corteva Agriscience™, Agriculture Division of DowDuPont™ offers an excellent benefits package that begins on your first day of employment. This includes a generous 401k match, health and dental insurance, 15 days of vacation, a variable bonus plan, and much more!

In this role, 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, sorting, drying, 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

The following are required:

  • HighSchool diploma/GED

  • Mustpossess a valid driver's license and may be required to obtain a CommercialDriver’s License (CDL) in the future

  • Willingand able to work in a variety of areas (field, plant, warehouse)

  • Willingnessand ability to work both outdoors and indoors

  • Willingnessand ability to lift up to 50 lbs. with or without reasonableaccommodation

  • Willingnessand ability to work overtime hours including weekend work required duringseasonal peaks

  • Willingnessand ability to work shift work

The following are preferred:

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

  • Twoyears of on-the-job related agricultural, production, or manufacturingexperience

  • Knowledgeof production agriculture and production plant operationsdesired

  • Knowledgeof field equipment desired

  • Goodverbal and interpersonal communication skills

  • Teamworkskills

We are excited to announce that Corteva Agriscience™ is the name of the new Agriculture Division of DowDuPont™. We are bringing together DuPont Crop Protection, DuPont Pioneer and Dow AgroSciences to create a market-shaping, standalone agriculture company with leading positions in seed technologies, crop protection and digital agriculture. We will work across the global agriculture value chain to create a more efficient food system.

At Corteva Agriscience™, we seek to enrich the lives of those who produce and those who consume. This means we will help rejuvenate the agricultural ecosystem to support people and the planet and to ensure progress for generations to come.

Primary Location: NA-United States-Michigan-Constantine

Organization: Pioneer

Schedule: Full-time

Education Level: High School Diploma/GED (±11 years)

Employee Status: Regular

Job Type: Entry Level

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