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Summer Assistant (Seasonal) - Seedway - Mifflinburg, PA


Seedway is headquartered in Hall, New York with branches in Pennsylvania, Florida, Vermont, Maine, and New York. Seedway has about 220 employees (including seasonal workers) and approximately 15,000 customers. The cooperative does business in farm, vegetable, and turf seed. Seedway is part of the GROWMARK System, an agricultural cooperative serving more than 100,000 customers across North America and Ontario, Canada.



Under the direction of location management., assisting with general agronomy functions to learn the foundation of the system and industry.





Hands-on experience in agronomy field and operations


Work at Seedway locations with production, inventory management, customer service, credit, sales and marketing


Visit customers/dealers and growers building professional relationships


Coordinate communication with multi-site contacts, schedule field activities and carry out projects


Assist in plot planting


Operate field research and crop monitoring equipment for field scouting


Assist with ensuring field signs are displayed on customers’ fields to promote select seed products.





Follows GROWMARK’s Code of Conduct and Corporate Compliance Program, Environmental Health and Safety, OSHA and DOT policies and procedures, as they apply.


Performs all other duties as assigned.





Pursuing an Associates or Bachelor’s Degree


Be in good academic standing


Demonstrates flexibility, positive attitude, work ethic, planning, organization, time management, and problem-solving skills.


Demonstrates ability to work independently, in a team-oriented environment, and achieve results through others.


Ability to use the computer to enhance business processes.


Must have and maintain a valid driver’s license and satisfactory driving record


Ability to travel independently and overnight as needed


Demonstrates essential abilities including communication, customer focus, decision making and skill development


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.


Nearest Major Market: Bloomsburg
Nearest Secondary Market: Allentown

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