DuPont Production Operator ($1,000 Sign-On Bonus!) in Wahpeton, North Dakota

Production Operator ($1,000 Sign-On Bonus!) (Job Number: 194158W-06)


Looking for a better work-life balance, and are interested in manufacturing/operations? Then this is the perfect opportunity for you! We welcome candidates who want to grow their career with us! We are looking for candidates who take initiative, love to learn, work hard, and have stable work history. Candidates from all industry backgrounds are encouraged to apply! Please ensure you attach an updated copy of your resume with your application for full consideration.

Since our business is excelling, Corteva Agriscience™, Agriculture Division of DowDuPont™ has an exciting opportunity for multiple Production Operators to join our company at our Wahpeton, ND production facility.. Our Production Operators start making great competitive wages ($17.50-$19.50/hr.) plus receive an excellent benefits package that begins on your first day of employment. This includes a generous 401k match, health and dental insurance, 15 days of vacation, a variable bonus plan, and much more!

In this role, you will perform a variety of tasks associated with general plant operations and field activities that will evolve with each season throughout the year. You will be responsible for setting up and monitoring highly automated equipment for various processes such as harvest, conditioning, treating, and packing.

Other responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Harvest activities such aspreparation, receiving, pre-cleaning, etc.

  • Conditioning activities such asgravity operation, packaging, palletizing, etc.

  • Return and rework activities

  • Field management activitiessuch as scouting, field maintenance

  • Warehousing activitiesincluding forklift operation, collecting samples, pooling, etc.

  • Gathering data for future aidin continuous improvement projects

  • Various other duties asassigned by supervisor


The following are required:

  • High School Diploma or GEDequivalent

  • Willing and able to work in avariety of areas (field, plant, warehouse)

  • Willing and able to work bothoutdoors and indoors

  • Willing and able to lift up to50 lbs. and complete work that involves repetitive motion and/orrepetitive lifting

  • Willingness and ability to work shifts and overtime hours including weekend work during seasonal peaks

  • Have a valid driver's license

  • Updated resume submitted withapplication

The following are preferred:

  • Knowledge of lean manufacturingprinciples such as 5S, Continuous Improvement and Standardized Work are aplus

  • 2+ years of manufacturing,production, operations, agriculture, or related experience

  • Computer skill sets

  • Knowledge of field equipmentdesired

  • Good verbal and interpersonalcommunication skills

  • Teamwork skills

  • Forklift experience

We are excited to announce that Corteva Agriscience™ is the name of the new Agriculture Division of DowDuPont™. We are bringing together DuPont Crop Protection, DuPont Pioneer and Dow AgroSciences to create a market-shaping, standalone agriculture company with leading positions in seed technologies, crop protection and digital agriculture. We will work across the global agriculture value chain to create a more efficient food system.

At Corteva Agriscience™, we seek to enrich the lives of those who produce and those who consume. This means we will help rejuvenate the agricultural ecosystem to support people and the planet and to ensure progress for generations to come.

Primary Location: NA-United States-North Dakota-Wahpeton

Organization: Pioneer

Schedule: Full-time

Education Level: High School Diploma/GED (±11 years)

Employee Status: Regular

Job Type: Entry Level

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