DuPont Operations Lead in Jalisco, Mexico

Operations Lead (Job Number: 190124W-01)


The main Purpose of the position is:

  • To Coordinate the leadership of day-to-day management across all crops and groups at the Research Center.

  • To Serve as the liaison between all process leads at the center level and serves as the overall key contact for the center.

  • To Ensure safe, effective and efficient management of Research Center processes at the local level.

  • To Plan for Research resources (manpower, machinery, equipment and tools and facilities) needed to produce high quality data, on-time field operations, meet winter research seed production and product advancement schedules.


Education: Masters Degree or Bachelor’s Degree with equivalent experience in Agriculture related field

Experience: 5 -7 years experience in Research operations

Supervisory or leadership experience critical .

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities : Requires ability to look several months forward to anticipate labor needs, resource needs, space requirements, etc.

Research operations knowledge combined with prior management skills and the ability to supervise/handle multiple tasks at one time is critical.

Need leadership capabilities to motivate others, initiate projects, make decisions, and effectively solve problems.

Excellent interpersonal/communication skills are required for fostering teamwork, enhancing a good working environment, and effectively developing strong working relationships with a diverse group of people


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: Latin America-Mexico-Jalisco-Tlajomulco de Zúñiga

Organization: Pioneer

Schedule: Full-time

Education Level: Bachelor's Degree (±16 years)

Employee Status: Regular

Job Type: Experienced

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