- Entry level
- No Education
- Salary to negotiate
DEKALB Summer Assistant- Southern Alberta-01SW1Description We are seeking
a highly motivated DEKALB Summer Assistant for the Summer of 2019 supporting Southern
Alberta area. From your first day as a
Summer Student you will be a contributing member of the team with meaningful
responsibilities. You will gain valuable experience and developmental feedback.
It’s a great way to get the inside track on how an industry leader works.
The terms of
these positions may vary slightly based on environmental conditions and
availability of candidates. However, the terms will typically start in
April or May and end between October and November. This is an ideal opportunity for anyone
interested in pursuing a career in agriculture to experience working with world
class researchers, agronomists and plant breeders in a leading agricultural
There are several positions available in multiple areas in
Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba – all roles are posted by location.
Coordinate and manage DEKALB Market
Development and Demonstration Trials for Canola, Corn and
Soybeans Assist with communication to DEKALB retail
and grower customersCoordinate field signing programsAssist with retail and grower summer tours
and promotional eventsOther duties and projects as required
A current student pursuing an Associate’s (Diploma),
Bachelor's, Master's, or Ph.D. degree program and returning to their
program upon program completion in the following areas: Agriculture or
BusinessStudent must be immediately returning to school on
completion of programHighly motivated with the ability to work
independentlyStrong organization and time management
skillsStrong communication skillsWillingness to accept responsibilityGood understanding of agronomic practicesValid driver's license and a good driving
successfully completed the acquisition of Monsanto in June 2018, bringing
together Monsanto’s leadership in seeds and plant traits with Bayer’s
leadership in chemical and biological crop protection. By joining forces, we
will create even more extensive career opportunities for talent around the
world. We’re a global team working to shape agriculture through breakthrough
innovation that will benefit farmers, consumers, and our planet.
we are now Bayer, we will continue to hire using separate career sites until we
can integrate our career platforms. We invite you to explore the career
opportunities available at the combined company by visiting advancingtogether.com/careers.
Job SalesPrimary LocationNorth America-Canada-AlbertaOrganization CO North America Monsanto_51124890Schedule Full-time
About the company
Monsanto is a sustainable agriculture company. We deliver agricultural products that support farmers all around the world. We are focused on empowering farmers—large and small—to produce more from their land while conserving more of our world's natural resources such as water and energy. We do this with our leading seed brands in crops like corn, cotton, oilseeds and fruits and vegetables. We also produce leading in-the-seed trait technologies for farmers, which are aimed at protecting their yield, supporting their on-farm efficiency and reducing their on-farm costs.