Bayer is a global enterprise with core competencies in the Life Science fields of health care and agriculture. Its products and services are designed to benefit people and improve their quality of life. At Bayer you have the opportunity to be part of a culture where we value the passion of our employees to innovate and give them the power to change.

Field Operations Intern

Your tasks and responsibilities

 

The primary responsibilities of this role, Field Operations Intern, are to:

 

  • Assist in crop and trial establishment involving measuring and labeling plots, planting/transplanting crops, evaluate plots for efficacy and crop phytotoxicity, assist with irrigation systems, and harvest;
  • Conduct the mixing and application of crop protection products under the supervision of the Field Operations rep;
  • Assist with loading and hauling equipment to research sites in the supervisor’s territory;
  • Perform field trial and equipment maintenance;
  • Assist with establishment and monitoring of Sales demonstration trials;
  • Enter data into the SCOUT system;
  • Work flexible hours which may exceed 8 hours per day;
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

 

Who you are

 

Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values.  More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:

 

Required Qualifications:

 

  • Enrolled at an accredited college or university pursuing a degree in an agronomic science or closely related biological or agricultural field of study;
  • Must be able to work independently or as part of a team and must be able to physically perform field duties (including lifting up to 50 lbs.) under highly variable conditions;
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills together with the ability to operate in a safe, efficient manner;
  • Ability to operate farm equipment;  
  • A valid driver’s license.

 

Preferred Qualifications:

 

  • Experience on a farm or agricultural background along with a general knowledge of computer operating systems;
  • A non-commercial or commercial pesticide applicator license in the state of residency.

 

Your application

Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and you have the "Passion to Innovate" and the "Power to Change", we encourage you to apply now. Job postings will remain open for a minimum of ten business days and are subject to immediate closure thereafter without additional notice. To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.

Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans

 

Bayer is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s) using the contact information below.

 

Country: United States
Location: MS-Leland