Intern Agronomy Sales Summer 2018
Posting TitleIntern: Agronomy Sales (Summer 2018)Job PostingCHS has an exciting opportunity in our Country Operations Division in Traverse City, MI. We are looking for an Agronomy Sales Intern. You will work extensively with Country Operations Cooperative Customers in ensuring they are provided the highest level of service and information as possible. You must be detail oriented with excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.You will:•Assist Agronomy Crop Consultants with crop scouting, soil sampling, and field agronomic problem solving.•Use integrated pest management techniques to determine treatment thresholds.•Generate written reports and present them to supervisor and/or customer•Learn the features and benefits of all agronomy products and services, assist with over-the-counter sales, and assist with product delivery to customers.•Learn to perform warehouse and agronomy plant operations.•Learn and utilize Agris invoicing and inventory management systems.•Assist in inventory management procedures.•Learn how to maintain equipment and facility.•Work in and keep an environment that is compliant with state, local and CHS Environmental and Safety policy.•Custom application if qualified and/or if the need arises.•Support the CHS safety culture, promoting safety in the workplace and acting in a safe manner at all times.•Assist other departments as needed.Basic Qualifications: (required)•Currently enrolled in Ag Business, Crop Science, or other Agriculture related degree program•Proficient with Microsoft Office software•Must be able to walk, stand, sit, bend and lift up to 50 lbs.•A valid driver's license and ability to meet CHS driving standardsPreferred Qualifications: (desired)•Agriculture experience or background•Previous internshipAuto req ID10999BRnbspMinimum Years of Experience Required0CityTraverse CityState/ProvinceMichiganMinimum Education RequiredGED / High School DiplomaEmployment StatusACTIVE TEMP/SEASONALCareer TypeAgronomyCHS is a diversified Fortune 100 company providing essential grain, food and energy resources to businesses and consumers. CHS is a cooperative system owned by farmers, ranchers and their local cooperatives from the Great Lakes to the Pacific Northwest and from the Canadian border to Texas. CHS is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action, Minority, Female, Veteran, and Disability employer.
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Every day, CHS strives to grow opportunities for our producer and cooperative owners, as well as our energy, grain and food customers. Founded in 1929, and employing 10,000 people in 24 countries we’re a diversified farmer-owned Fortune 100 company. We’re making a difference around the world with our depth of energy, grain and food solutions—not to mention our full range of business services and our commitment to good stewardship. Growing more crops. Growing global markets. Growing opportunities.