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Agronomy Intern - Boise, ID

🚀 Off-cycle Internship

Boise

AI generated summary

  • You need a high school diploma, mechanical experience, valid driver’s license, and willingness to travel for this Agronomy Internship in Boise.
  • You will assist with field projects, data entry, and supply maintenance, while developing a personal project to benefit the agronomy team. Must be willing to drive a forklift.

Off-cycle Internship

ScienceBoise

Description

  • Intern Agronomy is part of the Plant Sciences research team and supports activities aimed toward improving agricultural crops. The work week would be a 5 day, 8 hour-per-day schedule with one of the 5 days being a Saturday or Sunday.

Requirements

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED)
  • Relevant Experience:
  • Mechanical experience preferred
  • Experience operating irrigation equipment is preferred
  • Experience operating agricultural equipment is preferred
  • Required Certifications:
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Other Information:
  • Must be willing to commute between Caldwell and Boise and occasionally other fields in eastern Idaho using a company vehicle
  • Occasional overnight travel required
  • Duration: May - August 2024, possibility of extending through October

Education requirements

Currently Studying

Area of Responsibilities

Science

Responsibilities

  • Basic computer skills needed for data entry for statistical analysis
  • Assist with annual field projects (planting, data collection, harvest) under the supervision of the field manager
  • Assist with routine maintenance of agronomy supplies
  • Develop a personal project that will positively impact the agronomy team
  • Willingness to become certified and drive a forklift to move materials

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Location

Boise

Benefits

  • Medical, dental, vision coverage
  • 401(k) savings plan
  • 10 Paid Holidays
  • Paid Time Off (where applicable)
  • Relocation Assistance Program (not applicable for this position)
  • Education Assistance (where applicable)
  • Benefits details available at simplotbenefits.com