Job Title:Intern, Agriculture Retail Location:Ridgway, IL, Midwest United States, USA Company:Nutrien Ag Solutions, Inc Industry Sector:Agribusiness Industry Type:Food & Beverage Products and Processing Career Type:Marketing/Branding Job Type:Internship/Summer Work Experience Minimum Years Experience Required:N/A Salary:Competitive
Intern, Agriculture Retail – Ridgway, IL At Nutrien, our Purpose is to grow our world from the ground up and we do so with safety and integrity as our core values. Nothing is more important than sending our people home safe, every day. Nutrien Ag Solutions is the retail division of Nutrien™, the largest crop inputs company in the world. As part of our collective mission of Feeding the Future, Nutrien Ag Solutions provides full-acre solutions through our trusted crop consultants at more than 2,000 locations in North America, South America, Europe and Australia. For more than 150 years, we have been helping growers achieve the highest yields with a wide selection of products, including our proprietary brands: Loveland Products, Inc.; Proven®Seed and Dyna-Gro®Seed; as well as financial, custom application and precision ag services. We harvest the best. Diverse views and experience make us strong. We look for people who have a safety-first mindset, who are collaborative team players, who deliver on their commitments, who are innovators in search of a better way, and who believe in inclusion. Working at Nutrien Ag Solutions will provide you an opportunity to help us Feed the Future, and grow your career. This position is an exciting opportunity and will provide invaluable work experience in a growing company. This position is for a Summer 2021 internship which will last approximately 12 weeks.
What you will do:
In coordination with branch manager and crop consultant, provide accurate scouting reports and recommendations based on crop stages and weed identificationAssist in product deliveries to customers, with timeliness, efficient communication, and required paperworkSupport crop consultants with seed treatment, including deliveries and tracking seed inventoryAssist in loading/mixing/applying pesticides, gaining understanding of the importance of including proper adjuvants, mixing order, temperature, other field/weather conditions potentially influencing applicationAssist with Loveland and proprietary product trialsOther duties as assigned
What you will bring:
Currently pursuing a Bachelors’ degree in an Agriculture related program with a graduation date of Aug 2021 or later
Willingness and ability to work outside or in warehouse environments
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