DuPont Production Field Specialist in Tipton, Indiana

Production Field Specialist (Job Number: 196717W-01)


Corteva Agriscience™, Agriculture Division of DowDuPont™ has an exciting opportunity for a Production Field Specialist to join our team at our Tipton, IN triple-crop production facility. The Tipton site has semi-autonomous work teams implemented, so this is the perfect site for top performing maintenance candidates who are looking to grow or launch their career. If you want to work with knowledgeable colleagues who take pride in their work and excel at everything they do, then this is the perfect opportunity for you!

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!

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Field map preparation; seedfield management activities such as parent seed planning, scouting, fieldmaintenance, roguing, IPM, etc.

  • Maintain a positive workingrelationship with growers, roguing crews, and seed field inspectors whichmay include scheduling when to enter fields

  • Harvest activities such aspreparation, final field inspections, bin sampling, bin classification,etc. Will assist in the supervision of theentire process (such as IPM, field inspections, sampling, harvest, etc.),which would include supervision of staff, scheduling of work, productflow, problem solving, etc.

  • Handle a high volume of complexactivities.

  • Compliance with IOMS documents and Quality Plan required

  • Compliance andsupport of all safety initiatives and programs is required

  • Maintain/report GrowerPesticide Application Records

  • Maintain/administer Growerwebsite

  • Meet demands intimely fashion while maintaining a high degree of accuracy

  • Grower payments andcompensation verification

  • Field vehicle laison / contact

  • Weekly field progress updatesas assigned

  • Grower/customer meetingpreparation

  • Maintain and report GrowerPesticide application records

  • Maintain/monitor Grower Website

  • Assist in off-site binprocurement, inspection, and contracting

  • Administrative duties asassigned


The following are required:

  • High School diploma orequivalent

  • Three to five (3-5) yearson-the-job or related agricultural experience

  • May require a CommercialDriver’s License

  • Willing and able to lift up to50 lbs. and complete work that involves repetitive motion and/orrepetitive lifting with or without reasonable accommodation

  • Willingness and ability to workovertime hours or shift work including weekend work required during seasonalpeaks

  • Strong computerskills

The following are preferred:

  • Associates degree or higherrelated to agriculture

  • Previous training on fieldinspection

  • Certified Pesticide Applicatorlicense

  • Supervisory experience

  • Knowledge of productionagriculture and production plant operations

  • Knowledge of field equipmentand techniques (irrigation, scouting, combine settings, etc.)

  • Ability to provide necessary training and supervise/coach others

  • Digital Agriculture experience

  • Agronomic knowledge and/orexperience

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-Indiana-Tipton

Organization: Pioneer

Schedule: Full-time

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

Employee Status: Regular

Job Type: Experienced

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