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Research Associate - Safety Contact


Orange City, IA, Midwest United States, USA



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Industry Type:

Plant & Soil Sciences, Seed & Biotechnology

Career Type:

Researcher/Research & Development

Job Type:

Full Time

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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. 

This position will function as the safety contact for the station. The majority of the position will focus on managing the safety standards and policies for the site. The rest of the time will be helping with the day to day activities at the site as needed during peak times. 

Main Responsibilities - What You'll Do:

  • Lead in site safety culture and ensure implementation and adherence to safety standards, and maintaining compliance with all safety regulations.
  • Always Uphold Corteva Agriscience Core Values.
  • Monitor all activities; provide guidance and assistance as needed and complete reports as requested by Corteva.
  • Train all employees and contract workers on company standards or safety practices.'
  • Comprehensive hazard and risk identification and assessments.
  • Complete all weekly, monthly, yearly inspections of safety equipment.
  • Conduct self assessments on the implemented Corteva standards.
  • Lead internal audits from corporate.
  • Ensure that proper records are kept.
  • Create accident/injury reports.
  • Other responsibilities during peak time
  • You will be involved in some phases of planting, phenotyping, and harvesting research materials to meet pre-commercial product advancement and data quality goals.


Qualifications - What You'll Bring: 

  • Graduated from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's Degree in agricultural/biological sciences, or in safety engineering, industrial engineering, occupational safety and health, or other closely related field.
  • Self-motivation and the ability to initiate projects, make decisions, and solve problems.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks/projects simultaneously and meet deadlines.
  • Familiarity or interest in farm equipment and agriculture.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, adept at using standard software programs and learning internal data systems.
  • Flexibility to work extended days and weekends at critical times of the season. 
  • Physical lifting and working in varying environments could be required.
  • Valid driver's license required.

Benefits: 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 vacation, 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! 

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Job Post Date: 07/17/22
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