New job Agronomy Research Intern 2021 in Montana

Agronomy Research Intern 2021

Company : Cargill
Salary : Details not provided
Location : Montana

Full Description

Global Edible Oil Solutions is an industry leader in the development, production, and marketing of high oleic oil- a trans-fat-free alternative for the food industry known for its superior nutrition, improved stability, and excellent taste. Research and plant breeding, certified seed production, contracting, crushing, and marketing are also included. Cargill’s Specialty Canola Production Program offers farm businesses high performing Victory and In vigor Health Hybrids and unique advantages, such as attractive prime basis, risk management solutions and grower-selected delivery periods.
As an Agronomy Research Intern, you will work with the Research Agronomist to manage and maintain canola research plots in Montana. The private research trials that you manage will be used in the evaluation of specialty canola oil varieties with commercial potential. We are looking for highly ambitious, innovative, have desire for continuous learning and are able to quickly adapt to a rapidly evolving and highly motivated research team environment.
You will assist in successful research trial management, which includes seeding, cultivating, spraying, harvesting, and data collection. You will operate and perform some maintenance on small plot equipment including seeders, sprayers, swathers and combines. You will work with an interdisciplinary team including other research and support teams to organize resources effectively and to meet all business objectives.

Internship Programming:
Cargill offers both housing assistance and relocation reimbursement to interns who qualify (based on mileage).
Internships are paid and are 12 weeks in duration (May/June – August)
Day–to-day transportation to and from work is the responsibility of the intern.
Interns who demonstrate exceptional performance and a curiosity to learn more may be offered a full-time position for the following year.

Willing to travel if needed Job Locations:
Great Falls, Montana and surrounding areas
Farm setting

Required Qualifications:
Currently pursuing a Bachelor’s degree or diploma from an accredited program in an Agriculture-related field graduating between December 2021 and May 2022
Right to work in the U.S. that is not based solely on possession of a student visa or a visa sponsored by a third-party employer
Demonstrated ability to work effectively with individuals from diverse backgrounds and cultures
All candidates must be geographically flexible and willing to relocate for an internship opportunity in Great Fall, Montana
Able to complete a 12 weeks internship in the summer ( May - August 2021)
A valid US driver’s license and clean driving record
Must possess a high degree of initiative and resourcefulness in completing work with limited guidance Preferred Qualifications:
Experience in Agriculture
Overall 3.0 GPA or higher preferred
Mechanical aptitude with the ability to operate machinery Want to build a stronger, more sustainable future and cultivate your career? Join Cargill's global team of 160,000 employees who use new technologies, dynamic insights and over 154 years of experience to connect farmers with markets, customers with ingredients, and people and animals with the food they need to thrive.
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