DuPont Administrative Assistant in Litchfield, Illinois

Administrative Assistant (Job Number: 201764W-01)


Corteva Agriscience™, Agriculture Division of DowDuPont™ has an exciting opportunity for an Administrative Assistant to join our company at our Litchfield production facility. At Corteva Agriscience™, Agriculture Division of DowDuPont™ our employees enjoy a work-life balance with generous vacation, paid time off, holidays, leave (family, maternity, paternity, sickness and more). We offer a retirement savings plan with both matching and automatic company contributions and medical, drug, dental, vision, HSA, FSA, Disability Employee Assistance with dependent coverage as well. Don’t forget to take advantage of our Tuition Reimbursement Program and memberships to online communities for professional growth and development (free access to all material on, CEB, and more!).

In this role, you will perform moderately complex administrative tasks with minimal supervision for the Production function. You will be challenged with duties and responsibilities that will evolve throughout the year.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Work with grower contracts andprocess grower payments

  • Process discard and scaletickets

  • Run the scales and front desk

  • Front desk reception andvarious administrative assistance

  • Set up and provide tours as needed

  • Answer and route phone calls

  • Prepare correspondence,documents, reports and presentations

  • Serve on committees and teamsto provide administrative support

  • Data entry includingcoordination and maintenance of the Integrated Operations QualityManagement System

  • Track expenses and may provideassistance with operating and capital budgets

  • Working overtime during peakseasons as needed


The following are required:

  • One to three (1-3) years ofrelated administrative experience

  • Two-year technicaldiploma/degree or equivalent

  • Good verbal, interpersonal andwritten communication skills

  • Able to maintain proper levelof confidentiality

  • Proficient PC skills includingword, excel and database usage

  • Ability to work overtime asneeded

The following are preferred:

  • Agriculturebackground/knowledge

  • Project coordination

  • Organization and detailoriented skills

  • Ability to prioritize

  • Time management skills

  • Records management skills

Primary Location: NA-United States-Illinois-Litchfield

Organization: Pioneer

Schedule: Full-time

Education Level: Associate's Degree/College Diploma (±13 years)

Employee Status: Regular

Job Type: Entry Level

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