Production Specialist – Rouging and Detasseling
DuPont Pioneer has an exciting opportunity for a Production Specialist to join our company. In this role, you will perform a variety of tasks associated with field activities that will evolve with each season throughout the year. You will be responsible for the coordination and supervision of Roguing and Detasseling activities for seed corn production. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:Coordinating roguing and detasseling activities as required by growth stage and trait expression.Effectively communicate schedules and field observations with Area Supervisors, Growers and FOM. Gather and input data into mobile field applications and other data management systems.Ensure safety of crew through conducting hazard assessments, communicating unsafe conditions and implementing corrective actions. Gathering data for future aid in continuous improvement projectsVarious other duties as assigned by supervisorQualifications:The following are required:High School diploma or GED and two years of agriculture related experienceExcellent Teamwork and Interpersonal skillsAbility to recognize and differentiate colorsDriver's License required and ability to obtain a CMV licenseAbility to coordinate and prioritize workload based upon varying weather and work conditions.Possess working knowledge of Excel, Outlook, MFM and other applicable software.Willing and able to work in a variety of areas (field, plant, warehouse)Willing and able to climb and/or work in elevated areas; standing and sitting for extended periodsWilling and able to work both outdoors and indoors in hot, cold, wet and dry conditionsWilling and able to lift up to 60 lbs. and complete work that involves repetitive motion and/or repetitive liftingWillingness and ability to work overtime hours including weekend work required during seasonal peaksThe following are preferred:Knowledge of lean manufacturing principles such as 5S, Continuous Improvement and Standardized Work Knowledge of production agriculture and production plant operations Knowledge of field equipmentApply for this job.