DuPont Pioneer has an exciting opportunity for a Production Technician to join our company. In this role, you will perform a variety of tasks associated with general plant operations and field activities that will evolve with each season throughout the year. You will be responsible for setting up and monitoring highly automated equipment for various processes such as harvest, 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','!*!
The following are required:
High School diploma or GED
Must possess a valid driver's license
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
Willing and able to work both outdoors and indoors in hot, cold, wet and dry conditions
Willing and able to lift up to 55lbs. and complete work that involves repetitive motion and/or repetitive lifting
Willing and able to work shift work and overtime including nights and weekends to meet business needs
The following are preferred:
Two years of manufacturing or related work experience
Knowledge of lean manufacturing principles such as 5S, Continuous Improvement and Standardized Work
General Ag knowledge and/or experience
Knowledge of production agriculture and production plant operations
Experience with field equipment, Ag equipment and Fork Truck
Focus on safety
Good verbal and interpersonal communication skills
Problem solving skills
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