GROWMARK, Inc. Agronomy Intern - Southern FS - Marion, IL in Marion, Illinois
COMPANY: Southern FS, Inc.
HIRING MANAGER: Monty Webb
LOCATION: Marion, IL
- PURPOSE AND SUMMARY STATEMENT*
Under the direction of Marketing Manager, trains and assists with seasonal Agronomy functions.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS*
Responsible for organizing plot signs and stickers, maintaining inventory
Responsible for putting in plot signs across trade territory
Assist with various company marketing efforts
Assist in field research trials
Perform stand counts and emergence studies
Assist planting research plots and organizing plot seed
May scout crops to ensure they meet the appropriate agronomic conditions and perform field reports
OTHER JOB FUNCTIONS*
Performs all other duties as assigned.
Ability to work independently, and on a team when needed
Must be pursuing an agriculture-related degree
Demonstrates essential abilities including business knowledge, collaboration, communication, customer focus, decision making and skill development.
Ability and willingness to participate in required training that may include education on GROWMARK’s policies and procedures and additional training as it relates to the requirements of the position.
Must have and maintain a valid driver’s license and satisfactory driving record.
Must be able to travel independently and overnight when necessary.