DuPont Production Operator ($750 Sign-On Bonus!) in Renwick, Iowa
Production Operator ($750 Sign-On Bonus!) (Job Number: 191851W-01)
DuPont Pioneer is looking for a Production Operator to join the fun, high energy, and successful team in Renwick, Iowa. We offer all the benefits that a Fortune 500 company has to offer while also providing a small town atmosphere, and a community feel. This includes a generous 401k match, health and dental insurance, 15 days of vacation, a variable bonus plan, and much more! The inclusive, motivated team in Renwick offers a safe and innovative work environment that allows for personal and professional growth. Don’t miss out on this excellent employment opportunity. Apply online today.
In this role, you will perform a variety of tasks associated with general plant operations, field activities, and warehouse operations 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 receiving, conditioning, treating, and packing.
During peak season (September-April) the Renwick production plant runs a 24/6 or 24/7 schedule based on demand. Shift hours can be 8 to 12 hours depending on which schedule is utilized. This site staggers down to one day shift during the summer months.
Other responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Receiving activities such as receiving, stabilization, sampling
Conditioning and packaging activities such as,gravity operation, treating, packaging, palletizing, etc.
Return and discard activities
Field management activities such asfield inspections, field maintenance
Warehousing activities including forkliftoperation, collecting samples, pooling, etc.
Quality and sampling activities, such as bin sampling
Gathering data for future aid incontinuous improvement projects
Various other duties as assigned bysupervisor
The following arerequired:
Minimum of one year of on-the-jobexperience in manufacturing, production, operations, agriculture or relatedfiled OR an Associates or Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field ofstudy
Must possess a valid driver’s license andmay be required to obtain a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) in thefuture
Willing and able to work in a variety ofareas (field, plant, warehouse)
Willing and able to climb and/or work inelevated areas; standing and sitting for extendedperiods
Willing and able to work both outdoors andindoors in hot, cold, wet and dry conditions
Willing and able to lift up to 60 lbs. andcomplete work that involves repetitive motion and/or repetitive lifting with orwithout reasonable accommodation.
Willingness and ability to work overtimehours including weekend work required during seasonalpeaks
Willingness and ability to work shift work
The following arepreferred:
Knowledge of lean manufacturing principlessuch as 5S, Continuous Improvement and Standardized Work are aplus
Knowledge of field equipmentdesired
Good verbal and interpersonalcommunication 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-Iowa-Renwick
Education Level: High School Diploma/GED (±11 years)
Employee Status: Regular
Job Type: Entry Level
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