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AG Field Crop Scout Internship

Category:  Seneca Foods
Date:  Jan 2, 2022
Location: 

Janesville, WI, US, 53546

Custom Field 1:  702
Description: 

Seneca Foods is one of North America's leading providers of packaged fruits and vegetables with facilities located throughout the United States.  Our high quality products are primarily sourced from over 2,000 American farms. Seneca holds the largest share of the retail private label, food service, and export canned vegetable markets, distributing to over 90 countries. Products are also sold under the brands of Libby’s®, Aunt Nellie’s®, READ®, Seneca Farms®, Green Valley®, CherryMan®, Paradise®, Pennant®, and Seneca labels, including Seneca snack chips. Seneca also provides vegetable products to other companies under various co-pack arrangements.

 

 

Seneca Foods Corporation Janesville, WI location will be review applicants for an Internship in the AG department. The Internship will be for 2022 starting in May.

Responsibilities:

Field inspections of vegetable crops. Identify insects, weeds and diseases and report any pressures that would require action to be taken.

Crop and field scouting

Grower communication

Seed delivery and pick up

Maturity sampling

Assisting in planting and harvest operation

Data entry of pesticides

Good written and oral communication

Ability to work in varying environmental conditions

 

 

 

Seneca Foods Corporation is committed to providing equal opportunity for all, through a positive and continuing affirmative action program. No employee or applicant will be discriminated against because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, military and/or veteran status or any other Federal or State legally protected classes. Seneca Foods Corporation will make reasonable accommodations for known physical or mental limitations of otherwise qualified employees and applicants with disabilities unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business. If you are interested in applying for an employment opportunity and feel you need a reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), please contact us at ADA@senecafoods.com or call 315-926-8100.


Nearest Major Market: Madison