Production Technician

Corteva Agriscience

Elizabethtown, PA

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Description

We care about you and we care that you’re comfortable. While there’s no place like home, Corteva comes close.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Production Technician to grow their career at our Elizabethtown, PA production location. You will never be bored at our Elizabethown, PA production plant as our facility offers diversity of tasks and activities year-round with various crops! Here at Elizabethtown, we take pride in the quality of our work and the safety of all of our team members. We welcome internal candidates who want to grow and develop with Corteva to apply!

During peak seasons the Elizabethtown production plant runs a schedule based on demand. Shift hours can be 8 to 10 hours depending on which schedule is utilized. Six-day weeks and extended hours are sometimes required during our busy seasons.

Responsibilities – What You Will Do

How will you help us grow? It matters to us, and it matters to you!

  • Dock Office Activities (Loading/Unloading Trucks, Paperwork Handling, Data Entry, Scheduling Trucks, etc.)
  • Rework activities such as packaging, palletizing, etc.
  • Return activities.
  • Use automation and computerized systems to perform work tasks (computers and iPads).
  • Warehousing activities including forklift operation, collecting samples, pooling, etc.
  • Gathering data for future aid in continuous improvement projects.
  • Various other duties as assigned by supervisor.

Qualifications

Requirements – Who You Are:

What expertise have you grown? What do you bring to the table?

  • You have proactive work ethic and good time management skills!
  • You value health and safety! You will always work safety and follow all safety policies and procedures to ensure you and your colleagues go home safely every day.
  • You look at problems as a way to find a solution and love solving them!
  • You value working as a team, are proactive, communicate concerns, and are accepting of change.
  • You can work independently, multitask, and maintain an organized workplace.
  • You have your High School Diploma or GED.
  • You are experienced in Microsoft Applications (Excel, Outlook, Word).
  • You are seasoned in the working-world and have at least one year of on-the-job experience in any field.
  • You have a valid Driver’s license so you are able to drive a company vehicle to field locations when needed.
  • Chilly or Hot warehouse? No problem! You love to get out there and work hard in different environments! You are also willing and able to lift up to 50 lbs. and complete work that involves repetitive motion and/or repetitive lifting with or without reasonable accommodation.
  • You understand that delivering to our customers on-time keeps us viable and are willing and able to work a rotating shift and work overtime hours including weekend work required during seasonal peaks to support achieving those goals.

Preferences – It Would Be Great If You Have

  • Knowledge of lean manufacturing principles such as 5S, Continuous Improvement and Standardized Work.
  • Forklift operation experience.
  • SAP experience.

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 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!