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Intern, Seed Production Field Rep. (HM CLAUSE USA)


Vacancy details

General information

Organisation

The fourth largest seed company in the world, Limagrain is an international cooperative group created and directed by French farmers. As a creator and producer of plant varieties, Limagrain markets field seeds, vegetable seeds and cereal products.
HM.CLAUSE, Business Unit of Group Limagrain, is an innovative global leader in the development, production, and commercialization of vegetable seeds. HM.CLAUSE belongs to the top 5 vegetable seed entities in the world. With over 2,000 varieties in more than 20 vegetable crops, HM.CLAUSE provides innovative solutions to growers worldwide.  

Reference

2021-6118  

Location

Company

HM CLAUSE

Position description

Function

PRODUCTION & OPERATIONS - AGRONOMIC PRODUCTION

Employment Type

Internship

Contract duration

1700

Main Goal

HM.CLAUSE is a Business Unit of Limagrain, an international agricultural co-operative founded and managed by farmers. HM.CLAUSE specializes in the breeding, production, and sale of vegetable seeds. From the world market to the farmer’s market, we collaborate with our customers to deliver successful solutions for the agricultural challenges of today and produce the highest quality vegetable seeds for the future. Our global team of experts and state-of-the-art research facilities enable us to work side-by-side with growers to provide the most regionally relevant and reliable vegetable seeds available.

Job description

POSITION SUMMARY

Assist in the planning, maintenance, and production of commercial, stock seed and production research trial for specified small seed species.  Assist the Regional Production Manager to assure that the quantity and quality of seed are maintained and produced to meet the Companies inventory requirements in a timely and efficient manner.

This position will cover the geographical area of Northern California, including Glenn, Colusa, Sutter, Yolo, Solano, and Sacramento counties.

 

 ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND REPONSIBILITIES  Other duties may be assigned.
•Work with the Small Seed Manager and Production Field representatives to produce the required quantities of Stock Seed and commercial seed, meeting the necessary quality standards.
•Work with the Production Managers to develop and maintain working relationship with area seed producers.
•Assist the Production representatives and grower with crop management, protection and quality issues.
•Assist the Parent Seed representative and Production representatives in field activities involving but not limited to planting, rouging, selection and genetic purity evaluations, as well as production research trials.
•Develop reports, maintain a field book; communicate with colleagues.
•May assist with the coordination of temporary contract labor.
•The employee is occasionally required to climb, balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
•Must maintain a valid driver's license.


Profile

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE

•Currently attending a College or University; Freshman or Sophomore's preferred.
•Knowledge of vegetable seed production and general agricultural production preferred. Ability to deal with growers
•Good project management skills.
•Ability to operate, transport and maintain farm and harvest equipment
•Ability to read and write in English
•Ability to operate a windows based computer system

Position localization

Job location

America/Carribean, USA, California

Location

260 Cousteau Place, Davis, CA 95618, États-Unis

Candidate criteria

Minimum level of experience required

N/A