Ag Parnters Agronomy Sales Internship in Albert City, Iowa

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:Other duties may be assigned.

  • Comply with all company safety policies.
  • Conduct research in the area’s of agronomy, precision farming, corn, and soybeans.
  • Assist agronomy team in scouting fields, on-farm sales, and customer service calls.
  • Analyze insect crop protection methods, fertilizer applications, insect managemetn, etc.
  • Learn retail agronomy business, management viewpoints, and attend sales meetings.
  • Coordinate seed plots for grower plot days.
  • Works with the local agronomist on numerous agronomy support activities.
  • Works with Seed Product Manager & Precision Ag Manager on special projects.
  • Is responsible for an overall assigned sales/research project in conjunction with all corporate research initiatives including but not limited to takign pictures, sampling, and gathering data.
  • Working with farmers that are doing sales/reseach projects and/or InSite/CDM observations.
  • Present findings to Ag Partners’ agronomy salesgroup at completion of project.
  • Attend meetings (sales meetings, training events, marketing meetings, leadership meetings, etc.)
  • Other duties as assigned.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Work in a safe & efficient manner according to Ag Partners safety policies.
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs. from the floor to minimum height of 36”.
  • Work overtime as required.

LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS:

  • Valid drivers license with a good driving record.

*EDUCATION: *Pursuing an associates or bachelors degree in an Ag related field.

Minimum GPA of 2.5 or higher

*POSITION AVAILABLE: *Summer 2018

LOCATION: Ag Partners – East Region (Albert City location)

Location: Albert City, IA

Job Code: 530

# of openings: 1