Aeorotek is looking to hire seasonal Field Technicians to join the team!
Assist in planting, pollinating, harvesting, weeding, preparing fields, preparing seed, sampling, detasseling, rogueing, and other field and outdoor seed activities related to crops and fields. Assist in the maintenance and improvement of the farms and assets. Provide support for the Monsanto's Safety program by adhering to all safety policies and attendance at regular company sponsored safety meetings. Assist by carrying out other duties as assigned.
Data collection such as stand counts, emergence ratings, plant heights, pollination dates, maturity notes, etc in corn and soybean plots utilizing handheld computer devices (very similar to an iPad and will be using a program similar to Microsoft Excel)
Assist in indoor work including cleaning, packing boxes of seed for shipping, and organizing supplies and inventory; This is a very REGULATED environment since it is a research farm- candidates must be comfortable with this type of dynamic and adhere to all company SOPs/safety policies.
Some inside work with soybean pod counting later in the fall. Workers will be walking fields, lifting up to 50 pounds. It is extremely important that candidates have strong proven attention to detail for this role, as there can be consequences to research trials if there are miscounts, delay in timing for certain activities, etc.
Hours are 7:30-4pm and rarely weekends, possibly potential for OT. Site will provide all PPE, attire suggestions are pants and long sleeve shirts are best but tshirts are okay. Bring own lunch and snacks, water is provided in the field.
We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at Aerotek.com.
The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.
If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, such as the modification or adjustment of the job application process or interviewing process due to a disability, please call 888-237-6835 or email accommodation@aerotek .com for other accommodation options. However, if you have questions about this position, please contact the Recruiter located at the bottom of the job posting. The Recruiter is the sole point of contact for questions about this position.
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