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GROWMARK Exploring Agriculture Agronomy Operations Intern - GROWMARK FS - Bloomsbury, NJ

 

GROWMARK FS is headquartered in Milford, Delaware with branches in New York, New Jersey, Maryland, Delaware, Pennsylvania, and Virginia. GROWMARK FS has about 450 employees (including seasonal workers) and approximately 13,000 customers. The cooperative does business in seed, agronomy, crop protection, precision agriculture, and custom application. GROWMARK FS is part of the GROWMARK System, an agricultural cooperative serving more than 100,000 customers across North America and Ontario, Canada.

 

<span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif"><span style="font-family:"Tw Cen MT",sans-serif">PURPOSE AND SUMMARY STATEMENT

 

<span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif"><span style="font-family:"Tw Cen MT",sans-serif">Serves as the Agronomy Operations intern under the direction of location management, trains and assists with general Agronomy functions to learn the foundation of the system and industry prepare for future career.

 

<span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif"><span style="font-family:"Tw Cen MT",sans-serif">ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

 

  • <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif"><span style="font-family:"Tw Cen MT",sans-serif">Hands-on experience in agronomy field and operations.

 

  • <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif"><span style="font-family:"Tw Cen MT",sans-serif">Assist with facility and equipment maintenance and repair.

 

  • <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif"><span style="font-family:"Tw Cen MT",sans-serif">Visit FS locations and customers building professional relationships.

 

  • <span style="font-family:"Tw Cen MT",sans-serif">Operate field research and crop monitoring equipment and technology for scouting.

 

  • <span style="font-family:"Tw Cen MT",sans-serif">Apply crop nutrition and crop protection products.

 

  • <span style="font-family:"Tw Cen MT",sans-serif">Gain understanding and experience with ordering, receiving, and inventory control.

 

<span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif"><span style="font-family:"Tw Cen MT",sans-serif">OTHER JOB FUNCTIONS

 

  • <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif"><span style="font-family:"Tw Cen MT",sans-serif">Follows GROWMARK’s Code of Conduct and Corporate Compliance Program, Environmental Health and Safety, OSHA and DOT policies and procedures, as they apply.

 

  • <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif"><span style="font-family:"Tw Cen MT",sans-serif">Performs all other duties as assigned.

 

<span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif"><span style="font-family:"Tw Cen MT",sans-serif">REQUIREMENTS

 

  • <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif"><span style="font-family:"Tw Cen MT",sans-serif">Must be pursuing a degree or certification from a community college, technical college or university and in good academic standing at time the internship begins.

 

  • <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif"><span style="font-family:"Tw Cen MT",sans-serif">Must have ability to obtain a CDL and commercials applicator’s license with required endorsements, a satisfactory driving record, and valid medical card.

 

  • <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif"><span style="font-family:"Tw Cen MT",sans-serif">Demonstrates ability to work independently.

 

  • <span style="font-family:"Tw Cen MT",sans-serif">Demonstrates essential abilities including communication, customer focus, decision making, and skill development.

 

  • <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif"><span style="font-family:"Tw Cen MT",sans-serif">Must have and maintain a valid driver's license and satisfactory driving record.

 

  • <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif"><span style="font-family:"Tw Cen MT",sans-serif">Must be able to travel independently and overnight when necessary.

 

  • <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif"><span style="font-family:"Tw Cen MT",sans-serif">Frequently required to lift 51-70 pounds as needed.

 

  • <span style="font-family:"Tw Cen MT",sans-serif">Frequently exposed and required to work in extreme weather conditions (heat, cold, wet, etc.), as well as working at various heights or elevated platforms.

 

  • <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif"><span style="font-family:"Tw Cen MT",sans-serif">Ability and willingness to participate in required training that may include education on GROWMARK’s policies and procedures and additional training as it relates to the requirements of the position.

 

We are an equal opportunity employer, including protected veterans and qualified individuals with disabilities. Employment may be contingent upon receipt of an acceptable and job-related background check, drug test, motor vehicle report, and/or reference check, as applicable and permissible by law.

 

 


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