Intern - Crop Advisor (Fort Morgan, Colorado)
Fort Morgan, CO, US, 80701-7211
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.
Simplot Grower Solutions (SGS) Overview:
The SGS mission is simple: 'Delivering Solutions to Growers'.
With over 200 retail locations and a full line of crop inputs,
Simplot Grower Solutions is your one-stop resource for agricultural
supplies and precision agronomy services. This Simplot Grower
Solutions' position provides customer service to growers through
the sale of crop nutrition, crop protection, seed, specialty,
technology and other agronomic products and consultative
This Simplot Grower Solutions' position provides customer
service to growers through the sale of crop nutrition, crop
protection, seed, specialty, technology and other agronomic
products and consultative services. The position is led under the
general direction of the Market Manager, who provides support and
leadership to all Crop Advisors within specifically recognized
agronomic geographies to achieve the Company's financial goals and
operational objectives. We currently have a summer internship open
at our Fort Morgan location.
What's in it for you?
This internship opportunity is designed to provide a realistic
job preview and lay the solid foundation necessary for future
employment as a Simplot Crop Advisor.
This is your chance to learn firsthand about agronomic issues
that impact yields and profitability and how to best serve the
grower's needs in their particular growing area.
This internship has been designed to work with multiple SGS
locations in the Fort Morgan area in Colorado doing primarily the
Soil sampling, plant sampling, product testing, product
applications, and field scouting in production agriculture
Assisting crop advisors with seed and crop care activities to
also include computer input of fertilizer application tracking,
scouting reports and other spreadsheets as needed.
Developing thorough knowledge and understanding of our computer
programs, product deliveries, inventory tracking, and safety
Assist in seed plot trials and other various product field
development& product sales support functions.
Minimum GPA of 3.0 (preferred)
Currently enrolled in an accredited university and completed at
least freshman year
Valid driver's license
A farm background or farm experience is preferred but not
Overtime and weekend work during busy season
**Job Requisition ID** : 2698
**Travel Required** : Up to 25%
**Location(s)** : SGS Retail - Fort Morgan
**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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**Position Pay Range:** $12.32 - $18.00/hr
**Benefits:** Our package of health and welfare benefits, with
coverage available to begin on the 1st of the Month following your
date of hire, includes Medical and Prescription Drug, Dental,
Vision, Life and Disability insurances, and 401k.