DuPont Production Technician in Constantine, Michigan
Production Technician (Job Number: 200217W-01)
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
The following are required:
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
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
Education Level: High School Diploma/GED (±11 years)
Employee Status: Regular
Job Type: Entry Level
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