Who are we, and what do we do?
At Corteva Agriscience, you will help us grow what’s next. No matter your role, you will be part of a team that is building the future of agriculture – leading breakthroughs in the innovation and application of science and technology that will better the lives of people all over the world and fuel the progress of humankind.
Corteva Agriscience has an exciting opportunity for a Research Associate at the Woodstock Research Centre. If you have a passion for agriculture, innovation and science, this is a great opportunity for you!
How will you help us grow? It matters to us, and it matters to you!
This position will work with the Woodstock Research team in the execution of activities for corn and soybean breeding programs in a multi-function research station. Including:
Operation of specialized research field equipment for planting, spraying, and harvest
Data collection and data quality assessment
Crop scouting and plot maintenance
Seed production, including hand pollination
The successful candidate work with a team dedicated to continuous improvements and efficiency gains in research processes at the station. Working with a collaborative mindset to produce the highest quality data year over year. All activities shall be conducted with a high commitment to safety.
What expertise have you grown? What do you bring to the table?
Bachelor's degree in Agriculture with 2-4 years experience in a related field or equivalent level of relevant education and experience.
Excellent communication and personal interaction skills to foster teamwork, enhance a positive work environment, and effectively develop strong working relationships with a diverse group of people
Strong experience and skill with computers and data management
Strong aptitude to operate and maintain various field equipment including electronics, GPS systems and data collection systems.
Demonstrates skills in leadership, operational safety, supervision and time management.
Must be capable of lifting 50 pounds
Must be capable of working in varying ergonomic and environmental conditions for extended periods of time.
Willing to work additional hours and on weekends during peak periods.
We care about you and we care that you're comfortable. While there's no place like home, Corteva comes close.
Let’s peek at how you can grow your wellbeing, health, and future at Corteva!
- Strike a better work-life balance with robust time off benefits including paid maternity, paternal and family illness leave
- Prepare for your future with our competitive retirement savings plan, tuition reimbursement program, and more
- Enjoy access to health benefits for you and your family on your first day of employment
- And much, much more!
Ready to grow your perspectives, impact and career? Start by applying to this opportunity today!