DuPont Maintenance/Millwright in Woodhull, Illinois

Maintenance/Millwright (Job Number: 194300W-01)


Corteva Agriscience™, Agriculture Division of DowDuPont™, has an opportunity for a Maintenance/Millwright Technician to join our Woodhull, IL dual crop plant! If you are mechanically inclined, then this is the opportunity for you! Our ideal candidate has hands on experience with maintenance and is safety conscious.

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!

Typical duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Performs preventive maintenance conducted on fieldand plant equipment/machinery, vehicles, & facilities.

  • Troubleshoot and diagnose problem

  • Ensureequipment/machinery, vehicles, andfacilities repaired and operating properly.

  • Maintaineffective teamwork & communication.

  • Followprocedures to ensure safety is maintained and risks are managed.

  • Complete necessary administrative tasks.

  • Conducts self using the Corteva personal andprofessional standards and ethics.


Thefollowing are required:

  • HighSchool Diploma or GED

  • 1-2years of experience in a maintenance or mechanical related field

  • Committed to maintaininghigh safety and work standards

  • Willing and able toclimb and/or work in elevated areas; standing and sitting for extended periods

  • Willing and able to workboth outdoors and indoors in hot, cold, wet and dry conditions

  • Willing and able to liftup to 50 lbs. and complete work that involves repetitive motion and/orrepetitive lifting

  • Position has potentialexposure to hazards such as electric shock or moving parts

  • Willingness and abilityto work overtime hours including weekend work required during seasonal peaks

  • Rotating shift workrequired that includes days, nights, and weekends

  • Driver’s license

The following are preferred:

  • Knowledge of production agricultureand associated machinery

  • Knowledge of materials handlingequipment (i.e., conveyors, elevator legs, packaging equipment, etc.) orother mechanical/electrical systems

  • Ability to read and interpretparts and shop manuals

  • Technical problem solvingskills; skill in troubleshooting mechanical problems in a systematicmanner and able to quickly determine maintenance or repair needed

  • Good verbal, written, andinterpersonal communication skills

  • Able to adjust quickly tochanging conditions and multiple priorities

  • Organized with continuousimprovement orientation

  • Training/coaching skills

  • Detail oriented

  • Knowledge of telephone systems

  • Good PC skills

  • Millwright, welding, and/orfabrication skills

  • Truck and forklift drivingskills

  • Experience with preventativemaintenance

  • Knowledge of lean manufacturingprinciples such as 5S, Continuous Improvement and Standardized Work are aplus

Primary Location: NA-United States-Illinois-Woodhull

Organization: Pioneer

Schedule: Full-time

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

Employee Status: Regular

Job Type: Experienced

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