Seed Technician

Industry

Agriculture Fishing and Forestry

Advert ID

USA_402005

Location

Williamsburg

Job Type

Contract

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Cedar Rapids, IA - (USA) 3318 First Ave NE Suite F - Kenwood Plaza IA Cedar Rapids , IA - 52402 Phone : 319-366-7661

ContactNumber

319-366-7661

Job Description

Do you enjoy working outdoors? Do you have a background in agriculture? Are you looking for a consistent pay check each week? Manpower has an immediate opening for a Seed Technician in Williamsburg, IA.



What's in it for you?

* An average of 40+ hours/week

* Competitive wages at $15+ per hour

* Option to take free college courses and skills training

* Paid training



What is the job?

* Indoor seed processing and packaging activities may include receiving, scanning, cleaning, treating, sorting, counting, labeling or warehousing seed

* Outdoor activities may include planting, pollinating, note taking, data entry, hand harvest

* May be responsible for preventive maintenance of equipment in assigned areas

* May also include electronic data collection in field and laboratory settings utilizing PC and hand held data collection devices

* May also include organizing, moving and placing seed into storage, maintaining inventory accuracy utilizing electronic inventory systems

* Activities may require bending and lifting, long periods of sitting or standing

* Extended hours may be requested during the peak seasons



What you bring to the job?

* Previous experience in agriculture a preference but not requirement

* Must be able to understand verbal and written task and safety instructions delivered in English

* Basic mechanical ability

* Great attitude and ability to work both in a team and independently

* Ability to lift up to 50 lbs

* Reliable means of transportation

* High school diploma or GED

* Ability to clear a pre-employment background check and drug screen



Stop your job search and apply today. Do you need more information? Contact our recruiters at 319-366-7661 or apply on our website at: www.manpower.com. We love referrals so please share our job with friends and family. Also, check out Manpower's career platform with tools and resources to prepare you for today and tomorrow's jobs at www.manpower.com/mypath