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Job Title: Mechanical Engineering Co-op
Location: Johnston, IA, Midwest United States, USA
Company: Corteva
Industry Sector: Agribusiness
Industry Type: Plant & Soil Sciences, Seed and Biotechnology
Career Type: Engineering
Job Type: Full Time
Minimum Years Experience Required: N/A
Salary: 0
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Corteva Agriscience is looking for aninnovative and highly motivated engineering student with the leadershipcapabilities to successfully complete a 6-month internship/co-op during thesummer and fall of 2021 in the Des Moines metro area. The role of theMechanical Design Engineering Co-op is to design and develop automatedequipment for the Corteva Seed Technology & Innovation Team. An employee inthis role will work as a team member on seed handling, planting, phenotypingand/or harvesting projects. These assignments will provide a co-op withopportunities to develop by integrating classroom theory with practical workand to demonstrate their skills for future career opportunities at Corteva.

As a member of the Seed Technology and lnnovationEngineering team, you will have opportunities to do the following:

Work with a multidisciplinary team of experienced engineering professionalsin the performance of your responsibilities.
Develop an understanding of research field equipment and critical technologyneeds.
Conduct the appropriate discovery, design, fabrication, integration,deployment and support of engineering solutions.
Work on projects integrating mechanical, electrical, controls and softwareportions.



The following requirementsMUST be met for consideration in this student employment program:

Ability to work safely around common shop equipment.
Demonstrated respect for the environment.
Ability to work as a valued teammate with highest respect for all people.
Work in a legal and ethical manner.
Currently enrolled as a full-time student at an engineering accreditedcollege or university
Minimum 2 years completed in a mechanical, agricultural, industrial orsimilar engineering program progressing towards a Bachelors degree.
Proven experience with 3D CAD software with preference towards SolidWorks.
Ability to work in the U.S. without restriction.

In addition to these requirements, we are seeking candidates who havedemonstrated the following core competencies:

Demonstrated innovation skills.
Outstanding problem-solving, analytical and interpersonal skills.
Excellent writing/verbal communication and presentation skills.

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Job Post Date: 08/27/20
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