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Apply NOW for the 2022 Dairyland Seed Summer Internship

BY Dairyland Seed

Dairyland Seed is looking for our next crew of summer interns. Now is the time to apply for the 2022 positions. 

Responsibilities

1) Lead the harvest and data management of Hybrid Alfalfa Yield (HAY) plots for assigned region

  • Coordinate with DSM’s and Customers on management and cutting schedule of alfalfa strip-trial plots
  • Accurately follow identification, harvest, sample, and data submission protocols

2) Report to Regional Sales Manager for scheduling and sales overview assistance

  • Support 8-10 DSM’s and Agronomists in regular sales, customer service, and local advertising functions

3) Participate in the Capstone experience

  • Develop a presentation on an internship-related topic of your choice
Qualifications
  • Student-status towards BS or Associates Degree in Agriculture
  • Located within Dairyland Seed Territory in 1 of 3 areas:
  • Minnesota/North Dakota/South Dakota
  • Wisconsin/Northern Illinois
  • Michigan/Northern Indiana
  • 2+ years of agricultural and leadership experience
  • Valid driver’s license, with active driving & towing proficiency
  • Advanced computer and software/app skills (MS Office, iPad)
  • Exceptional network-building, relationship, communication, organization, and time-management skills
  • Outstanding work ethic, flexibility, and enthusiasm
Compensation and Benefits
  • $15/hour
  • Company vehicle, with fuel and maintenance package
  • Overnight accommodations and meals when traveling
  • High level of autonomy; ability to set own schedule
Requirements
  • Variable work hour-demand
  • 30-60 hrs/wk mid-May through mid-August
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs, 80 lbs w/assistance
  • Ability to transport, operate, and maintain harvest equipment
  • Ability to navigate uneven terrain and walk fields
  • Valid driver’s license and meet MVR guidelines of company
  • Overnight travel
How to Apply
  • Deadline: December 3, 2021

 

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