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Corteva Agriscience Summer Student Assistant in Johnston, Iowa


Corteva Agriscience offers opportunities across the country to learn about today’s problems and finding tomorrow’s solutions. We seek Interns who are looking to prepare for a job in tomorrow’s agriculture market. Our Interns experience many different aspects of agriculture, while gaining real-world industry knowledge.

Grow what's next. Grow your future. Corteva‘s purpose is to enrich the lives of those who produce and those who consume, ensuring progress for generations to come. As a business, we strive to be a leader in the market and are working to have a “Market Shaping” mindset in all that we do. Our Nutech Seed team is looking to add a Student Summer Assistant to the team for the summer of 2021. The position will be located in Central Iowa. We are seeking undergraduate candidates looking to gain broad experience in the agricultural industry.

Responsibilities – WHAT YOU WILL DO

  • Work with Growers, Dealers and District SalesManagers on a daily basis

  • Assist the regions with moving seed around inseason

  • Must have the ability to lift 60lbs and be ableto pull and back a flatbed trailer, no cdl required

  • Work with Dealers to put corn and soybean plotsin the fields

  • Put field signs up and scouting fields withsupervision of local agronomist or district sales manager


Qualifications – WHATYOU WILL BRING

  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00at an accredited university

  • Currently be studying in yourfreshman, sophomore or junior year

  • Pursuing a bachelor’s degree inan agriculture related field

The skills we seek.

We’re looking for people with advanced time management skills, trustworthiness, and drive. We hire the best people across the country to build the future of Corteva Agriscience. Beyond their education, these people share certain traits that set them apart from their classmates. We start with your potential, honesty, initiative, and creativity, and we teach you how to recognize problems, offer solutions, and address opportunities encountered in the field.

Corteva Agriscience ™, the world's first dedicated agriculture start-up, serves to enrich the lives of those who produce and those who consume, ensuring progress for generations to come. Our employees fulfill this purpose everyday by building/participating in an inclusive culture where we encourage each other to stay curious, think differently, act boldly and do what's right for our customers, our co-workers, our partners and our planet. With over 20,000 team members from 130 countries, innovating in 140 world class R&D facilities, we have the resources, leadership heritage and partner ecosystem to make a meaningful impact now and into the future.


Corteva Agriscience, the agriculture division of DowDuPont, is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability or any other protected class. If you need a reasonable accommodation to search or apply for a position, please visit: Accessibility Page for Contact Information For US Applicants: See the 'Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law' poster For our U.S. Affirmative Action Policy, click here