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Production Technician


Plainview, TX, Southwest United States, USA



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Plant & Soil Sciences, Seed & Biotechnology

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Full Time

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At Corteva Agriscience, you will help us grow what’s next. No matter what your role, you will be part of a team that is building the future of agriculture – solving the world’s food problems through innovation, technology, and putting people first. We have an exciting opportunity for a Production Technician to join our company at our Plainview, Texas production facility.  We offer all the benefits that a Fortune 500 company has to offer while also providing a community feel. Production Technicians perform a variety of tasks associated with general plant operations, warehousing, and field activities that will evolve with each season throughout the year.

We are looking for candidates who take the initiative, love to learn, work hard, and have a stable work history. Candidates from all industry backgrounds are encouraged to apply!

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; new hires start with 4 weeks off each year. We provide excellent 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!

Responsibilities – What You Will Do:
How will you help us grow? It matters to us, and it matters to you!

  • Run a variety of process equipment
  • Ensure compliance with Quality Plan Work Instructions and Quality Plan requirements.
  • Collect and record data for continuous improvement projects and production records
  • Support preventative maintenance (PM) and other general repair efforts
  • Participate in warehousing activities, which may include forklift operation
  • Use automation and computerized systems to perform work tasks (computers, iPads, etc.)
  • Participate in harvest activities such as preparation, seed sampling, truck unloading, and other relevant processes as well as potentially leading work areas
  • Various other duties as assigned


Requirements – Who You Are:
What expertise have you grown? What do you bring to the table?

  • You have a high school diploma or equivalent
  • You possess two (2) years of education and/or experience in operations, manufacturing, agriculture, and/or warehousing 
  • You understand that the company’s viability and performance is directly tied to job responsibilities. Therefore, you are willing and able to work seasonal split shift work and overtime hours including nights and weekends to meet business needs during peak season
  • You are willing and able to do the following with or without reasonable accommodation: climb and/or work in elevated areas; stand and sit for extended periods of time; work outdoor and indoor within hot, cold, wet, and dry conditions
  • Lift up to fifty (50) lbs. and perform work which involves repetitive motion and/or repetitive lifting
  • You are versatile, and willing and able to learn and work in a variety of areas (field, plant, warehouse)
  • You can work independently as well as in a team environment
  • You are comfortable with technology and possess good computer aptitude including the use of Microsoft Office Applications (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.), and are willing and able to learn other company specific applications as required  
  • You have good written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills
  • You have high attention to detail can multitask, maintain an organized workplace, and have excellent problem-solving skills
  • You value health and safety! You will always work safely and follow all safety policies and procedures to ensure you and your colleagues go home safely every day
  • You are proactive, communicate concerns, and are accepting of change
  • You have a valid US Driver’s License 

Preferences – It Would Be Great If You Have:

  • Associate or two-year Trade School Degree
  • Knowledge of lean manufacturing principles such as 5S, Continuous Improvement and Standardized Work
  • Previous leadership, operations, or forklift experience 

Work Authorization & Relocation:

  • No Visa Sponsorship offered or available for this position 
  • No relocation allowance offered or available for this position 

Site Dedicated (100% at Corteva location):

  • This role will be on-site at our Corteva location

Ready to grow your perspectives, impact, and career? We seek applicants from all backgrounds to ensure we get the best, most creative talent on our team.  Start by applying to this opportunity today! 

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Job Post Date: 08/03/22
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