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Intern Field Operations (Grand Forks, ND)

The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses. The J.R. Simplot Company is a true farm-to-table company with operations that touch every aspect of agriculture, including seed production, farming and ranching, plant sciences, fertilizer manufacturing, food processing, commercial product development, and distribution.

Summary

This role will work for and support Group Field Operations Raw Procurement Manager, Field Representative, and Raw Planner/Scheduler in the area of supporting the procurement of potatoes and associated activities.

Key Responsibilities

  • Coordinates and performs crop sampling for field quality and crop progress.
  • Works with growers as directed by Raw Procurement Manager.
  • Computer input of crop progress application tracking or field observations and completes other spreadsheets as necessary.
  • Records yield information by grower, commodity and variety. Tracks and records weather data.
  • Works with Harvest crew to schedule harvest timeline and locate fields.
  • Assists with projects/special assignments as directed.
  • Supports manufacturing operations as it relates to raw product.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Typical Education

  • Pursuing a bachelor’s degree from 4-year college or university
  • Strong academic record (suggested minimum 3.0 GPA)

Job Requisition ID: 6598

Travel Required: None

Location(s): FG Plant - Grand Forks 

Country: United States

**The J.R. Simplot Company is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, marital status, or any other protected status.**

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