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Posted on : 20 April 2017
Job Description DuPont Pioneer is seeking a Production Technician II to perform tasks associated with general plant operations and field activities. Main responsibilities include but are not limited to: Activities related to seed field, seed production plant, harvest, receiving, conditioning, treater operation, packaging, warehousing, returns/rework, and shipping, some general repair and maintenance, as directed by supervisor. Seed field activities include fertilizing, spraying, planting, scouting, field maintenance, rouging and harvesting. Harvest activities such as, combine operation, trucking, drying. Conditioning activities such as cleaner operation, spirals, gravity operation, equipment clean down and forklift operation.Treating activities include treater operation, bagging, palletizing, sampling, and equipment clean down. Shipping/receiving, interplant movement, warehousing, and inventory management of bulk and bagged seed. Safe operation of fork truck. Compliance with Quality and Safety requirements including developing and reviewing procedures. Actively participate in productivity improvement projects. Complete and maintain appropriate records, documents, or reports such as quality, safety, grower, and inventory records. May regularly lead/supervise activities and seasonal staff. Overtime hours including weekend work required during seasonal peaks. Job Qualifications Education and Experience: Two year agricultural diploma or equivalent experience required Competencies: Knowledge of production agriculture. Able to operate field equipment. Ability to adjust quickly to changing conditions and anticipate needs. Good verbal and interpersonal communication skills. Ability to provide work instructions training and supervise/coach others. Problem solving capabilities. Ability to actively participate in meetings. Conflict management skills. Ability to make independent decisions. Intermediate level of PC skills desired. Willingness to work in a variety of areas (field, plant, warehouse). Ability to climb and/or work in elevated areas; standing and sitting for extended periods. Position involves repetitive motion and/or repetitive lifting up to 60 lbs. Willingness to work both outdoors and indoors in hot, cold, wet and dry conditions. Possess or able to obtain a pesticide applicator license and Grader certificate. Valid Class G driver s license required. Ability to obtain Class AZ license.
Canada Ontario Chatham
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