DuPont Production Technician ($750 Sign-On Bonus!) in Constantine, Michigan

Production Technician ($750 Sign-On Bonus!) (Job Number: 191781W-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:

  • Harvest activities such as preparation, sorting, drying, etc.

  • Conditioning activities such as sizing, gravity operation, bagging,palletizing, etc.

  • Return and rework activities

  • Field management activities such as scouting, field maintenance

  • Warehousing activities including forklift operation, collecting samples,pooling, etc.

  • Gathering data for future aid in continuous improvement projects

  • Various other duties as assigned by supervisor

Qualifications

The following are required:

  • High School diploma/GED

  • Must possess a valid driver's license and may be required to obtain aCommercial Drivers License (CDL) in the future

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

  • Willingness and ability to work both outdoors and indoors

  • Willingness and ability to lift up to 50 lbs. with or without reasonable accommodation

  • Willingness and ability to work overtime hours including weekend workrequired during seasonal peaks

  • Willingness and ability to work shift work

The following are preferred:

  • Knowledge of lean manufacturing principles such as 5S, ContinuousImprovement and Standardized Work are a plus

  • Two years of on-the-job related agricultural, production, or manufacturing experience

  • Knowledge of production agriculture and production plant operationsdesired

  • Knowledge of field equipment desired

  • Good verbal and interpersonal communication skills

  • Teamwork 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

Organization: Pioneer

Schedule: Full-time

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

Employee Status: Regular

Job Type: Entry Level

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