DuPont Pioneer has an exciting opportunity for a Production Technician to join our company. In this role, you will performa variety of tasks associated with general plant operations and field activities that will evolve with each season throughoutthe year. You will be responsible for setting up and monitoring highly automated equipment for various processes such asharvest, conditioning, treating, and packing. Other responsibilities include, but are not limited to:- Harvest activities such as preparation, sorting, drying, etc.- Conditioning activities such as sizing, gravity operation, bagging, palletizing, etc.- Return and rework activities- Field management activities such as scouting, field maintenance- Warehousing activities including forklift operation, collecting samples, pooling, etc.- Gathering data for future aid in continuous improvement projects- Various other duties as assigned by supervisor- Compliance with ISO Work Instructions and Quality Plan requirements- Meet demands in timely fashion while maintaining seed quality and supporting DuPont Production System and LEANManufacturingQualifications:The following are required: – High School diploma/GED Equivalent + 1 year of on-the-job or related agricultural or manufacturing experience; OR Associate???s Degree or higher education- Basic computer skills including Microsoft Office- 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 periods with or withoutreasonable accommodations- Willing and able to work both outdoors and indoors in hot, cold, wet and dry conditions with or without reasonableaccommodations- Willing and able to lift up to 60 lbs. and complete work that involves repetitive motion and/or repetitive lifting with orwithout reasonable accommodations- Willing and able to work shift work including nights and weekends The following are preferred: – 2+ years of manufacturing or Ag related experience- Knowledge of lean manufacturing principles such as 5S, Continuous Improvement and Standardized Work- Knowledge of production agriculture and production plant operations- Experience with automation equipment- Good verbal and interpersonal communication skills- Teamwork skills- Experience in Enterprise Software such as SAP or Oracle (or related software)Apply for this job.