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UAP DISTRIBUTION INC Intern, Agronomy - Southeast Iowa in GIBSON, Iowa

At Nutrien, our Purpose is to grow our world from the ground up and we do so with safety and integrity as our core values. Nothing is more important than sending our people home safe, every day.Nutrien Ag Solutions is the retail division of Nutrien, the largest crop inputs company in the world. As part of our collective mission of Feeding the Future, Nutrien Ag Solutions provides full-acre solutions through our trusted crop consultants at more than 2,000 locations in North America, South America, Europe and Australia. For more than 150 years, we have been helping growers achieve the highest yields with a wide selection of products, including our proprietary brands: Loveland Products, Inc.; ProvenSeed and Dyna-GroSeed; as well as financial, custom application and precision ag services.We harvest the best. Diverse views and experience make us strong. We look for people who have a safety-first mindset, who are collaborative team players, who deliver on their commitments, who are innovators in search of a better way, and who believe in inclusion.Working at Nutrien Ag Solutions will provide you an opportunity to help us Feed the Future, and grow your career.This is an open and continuous posting for intenship positions for multiple locations throughout the Southeast Iowa Division of Nutrien Ag Solutions -(Fairfield, IA; Hedrick, IA; Eldon, IA; Keswick, IA; Atalissa, IA; Moravia, IA; Mt. Union, IA; New Sharon, IA; Gibson, IA; Oskalossa, IA; Bloomfield, IA; Mediapolis, IA)This position is for a Summer 2023 internship which will last approximately 12 weeks.The goal of this Internship is to provide the intern with valuable training from salesman and agronomists studying and identifying pressures in the field, and to contribute to efforts toward building local data on our products. This paid internship will provide students with exposure to agronomics, sales, operations, customer service and more.What you will do: Provide accurate scouting reports and recommendations based on crop stages and weed identification (in coordination with branch manager and crop consultant)Assist in product deliveries to customers, with timeliness, effective communication, and required paperworkSupport crop consultants with seed treatment, including deliveries and tracking seed inventoryAssist in loading/mixing/applying pesticides, gaining understanding of the importance of including proper adjuvants, mixing order, temperature, other field/weather conditions potentially influencing applicationAssist with Loveland and proprietary product trialsOther duties as assignedWhat you will bring: Must live within a daily driving distance of a Nutrien location as housing assistance is not provided - locations can be viewed at Currently pursuing a degree in an Agriculture related program with a graduation date of Aug 2023 or laterWilling and able to work outside in field and warehouse environmentsExcellent interpersonal, communication, planning, problem solving, and organizational skillsMust be a self-motivated team player with the desire to succeedExceptional time management skillsProficient use of computer programs, including Excel, Word, and PowerPointValid driver's licenseMust pass pre-employment drug screenAble to work additional hours to meet business demandsAre you a good match? Apply today!Nutrien Ag Solutions is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to creating an inclusive workplace. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristicsThis job will remain posted until filled. While we appreciate all applications we receive, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.To stay connected to us and for the latest job postings and news, follow us on: ,and**EOE race/color/sex/sexual orientation/gender identity/disability/veteran The company is an equal opportunity employe