Intern | Basic Ag & Plot Planting – (Grand Forks, ND)
?Description?Are you a college student majoring in Agriculture, Plant Science, Horticulture, or other related fields? Do you have knowledge and/or experience with Ag operations? Do you possess excellent leadership, multi-tasking, and communication skills? Can you work overtime as necessary? If you said yes to these questions, and you have good interpersonal skills, we?d like to hear from you!?For nearly a century, Wilbur-Ellis has experienced success and growth in marketing and distributing agricultural products and services. Join us and grow your career with a strong and profitable industry leader offering competitive compensation, tremendous growth and development opportunities, and a people-first work environment. Come grow with us!?General Purpose and Scope of Position:Wilbur-Ellis in Grand Forks, ND is seeking an Agriculture Intern to be responsible for supporting branch operations in a variety of agriculture aspects while gaining exposure to different sides of the business.?Key Skills and Abilities Include:College student majoring in Agriculture, Plant Science, Horticulture, or related field is preferredKnowledge and/or experience with agricultural operations (preferred)Intermediate level proficiency with standard software including MS Office SuiteAbility to safely operate a company machinery within state laws and company policies and guidelinesRequires excellent interpersonal skills between both customers and fellow employeesAbility to repetitively bend, kneel and walk long distances while working in a non-climate controlled environment and outside in inclement weatherDependability/reliability. Occasionally may need to work Saturdays.Good interpersonal skillsWillingness and desire to work overtime hours during busy seasons?Specific Responsibilities and Key Deliverables Include:Plot Planting?Maintenance?Complete the tasks and activities outlined by the Branch Manager and/or Mentor for the intern to include supporting branch operations and local customers including field scouting?Conform to the normal working hours of the Wilbur-Ellis location, including overtime when requestedSupport the employer, keep the employer's business confidential, and work for the employer's best interestComply with company safety standardsSubmit a final project, PowerPoint presentation of the internship?Learning Outcomes:?Field scouting experience?Basic agronomy knowledge?Operational process and activity??Compensation and Benefits:Competitive hourly wage commensurate with experience and other factors?Job Code: INTER03157Apply for this job.