AgReliant Genetics Production Senior Associate in Marcus, Iowa
AgReliant Genetics is the fastest growing independent seed company in the industry and currently the 3rd largest corn seed company in the United States. Our goal is to offer the best seed products to our North American customers through superior research, breeding and production techniques by focusing ONLY on seed.
Headquartered in Westfield, Indiana, AgReliant Genetics is owned by two of the largest independent seed companies in the world. KWS and Limagrain bring over 200 years of combined seed experience to AgReliant Genetics.
Innovation, superior service and exceptional customer value are the center point of our multiple brand offering. AgReliant Genetics offers the best seed products available through the brands; AgriGold, Golden Acres, LG Seeds, Great Lakes Hybrids, Wensman, Producers Hybrids, Eureka, and Pride.
The cornerstone of the success of AgReliant Genetics is our people. At every level, our employees have a hand in maintaining the company’s reputation and furthering our growth. That’s why we pursue excellent people and do our best to provide a challenging and rewarding work experience.
This position is part of a team responsible for general production activities throughout different seasons during the year. This will include, but not limited to, receiving soybean seed during harvest, conditioning/treating soybean seed, warehousing/shipping, and equipment maintenance. Operating and overseeing critical machines and operations are central to this position while communicating production needs and improving processes.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Maintain the highest level of confidentiality, customer service and professionalism.
• Promote a positive image of the company.
• Assist and lead safety programs.
• Commit to a safe working environment and practices.
• Assist training of seasonal and full time employees.
• Assist in field operations and scouting.
• Operate critical machines and monitor operations.
• Operate and calibrate seed conditioning/treating equipment.
• Operate packaging equipment.
• Warehouse finished product and supplies, including checking for accuracy.
• Maintain and troubleshoot plant equipment.
• Complete all paperwork/reports in a timely and accurate manner.
• Cross-train in all plant operations and multiple office duties.
• Perform duties assigned to meet company quality standards; including: maintenance, housekeeping, and safety.
• Follow all safety procedures and maintain housekeeping of plant.
• Execute other duties as required.
Duties and responsibilities may be revised, as needed, by the Location Manager either verbally and/or in writing.
Associate’s Degree in Agricultural field or minimum 3 years of seed production experience preferred.
Excellent communication skills, team player, self-motivated, detail orientated, computer skills in Excel and Word, certified pesticide applicator, Commercial Driver’s License.
Work assigned hours and shifts; meet MVR standards; lift 70 lbs.; work indoors and outdoors in hot, cold, wet and dry conditions; walk seed fields, 5 mi / day.
AgReliant Genetics, LLC is an equal opportunity employer.
External Company URL: www.agreliantgenetics.com