Production Operator ($750 Sign-On Bonus!)

Employer
Location
Litchfield, IL, USA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
May 18, 2018
Closes
Jun 17, 2018
Ref
1090857740
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Type
Technican
**Production Operator ($750 Sign-On Bonus!) (Job Number: 193136W-01)**

**Description**

Corteva Agriscience™, Agriculture Division of
DowDuPont™ has an exciting opportunity for a Production Operator to join our company at our Litchfield, IL
multi-crop wheat and soybean production facility. This
is a full-time, year round career opportunity to join our growing, market-leading _organizationand play a part in the mission of feeding the world._

The Litchfield team is cooperative and gets along
well. We care about the well-being and safety of our team members so we work
together to ensure everyone goes home safe and sound every day. 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!

If
you are a fast learner, with a stable job history or a recent trade school,
Associate's degree, or Bachelor's degree graduate, then this is the perfect
opportunity for you to launch your career. Apply online today with an updated
copy of your resume. We look forward to reviewing your application.

In this role, you will perform a variety of tasks associated with general plant
operations and field activities 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 harvest, conditioning,
treating, and packing.

Other responsibilities include, but
are not limited to:

+ Harvest activities such aspreparation

+ Conditioning activities such asgravity operation, packaging, palletizing, etc.

+ Return and rework activities

+ Box wash activities

+ Field management activitiessuch as scouting, field maintenance

+ Warehousing activitiesincluding forklift operation, collecting samples, pooling, etc.

+ Gathering data for future aidin continuous improvement projects

+ Various other duties asassigned by supervisor

**Qualifications**

**The following are required:**

+ High School diploma or GEDequivalent required

+ Willing and able to work in avariety of areas (field, plant, warehouse)

+ Willing and able to climband/or work in elevated areas; standing and sitting for extended periods

+ Willing and able to work bothoutdoors and indoors in hot and coldconditions

+ Willing and able to lift up to 55lbs. and complete work that involves repetitive motion and/or repetitivelifting

+ Willingness and ability to workovertime hours including weekend work required during seasonal peaks

**The following are preferred:**

+ Associate's or Bachelor's degree is highly preferred

+ Manufacturing, warehousing, operations, production,agriculture, orrelated work experience

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

+ Knowledge of agricultural field equipment desired

+ Good verbal and interpersonalcommunication skills

+ Teamwork 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-Illinois-Litchfield_

**Organization:** _Pioneer_

**Schedule:** _Full-time_

**Education Level:** _High School Diploma/GED (±11 years)_

**Employee Status:** _Regular_

**Job Type:** _Entry Level_

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