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GROWMARK Agronomy Intern - Insight FS - North Central Wisconsin

 

Insight FS is headquartered in Jefferson, Wisconsin with branches all over the state. Insight FS has about 410 employees (including seasonal workers) and approximately 41,000 customers. The cooperative does business in agronomy, agri-finance, precision agriculture, nutrient management, energy, feed, grain, and turf. Insight 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:"Arial",sans-serif">PURPOSE AND SUMMARY STATEMENT

 

<span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Serves as the Agronomy intern under the direction of the Sales/Marketing Manager, trains and assists with general Agronomy functions.

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Coordinate communication with multi-site contacts, schedule field activities and carry out projects.

 

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

 

  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Assist with facility and equipment maintenance and repair.

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Demonstrates essential abilities including business knowledge, collaboration, communication, customer focus, decision making and skill development.

 

  • Frequently required to lift 51-70 pounds as needed

 

  • Potentially 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:"Arial",sans-serif">Must have and maintain a valid driver's license and have the ability to travel independently and overnight as needed.

 

  • <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",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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