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Ag Production Intern

Company: Dole Food Company
Location: Salinas
Posted on: February 3, 2020

Job Description:

Tracking Code

000E

Job Description

GENERAL DESCRIPTION / PRIMARY PURPOSE

The Ag Production intern will focus on cauliflower yield improvements by providing support to the department by collecting factual data to track and improve cauliflower yields. The intern will develop and implement tracking tools to measure cauliflower harvest and production performance to drive improvements with plant populations, planting configurations, and harvest efficiency.



MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES AND TASKS/DUTIES OF THE POSITION

* Work with Ag Operations team to understand planting schedule

* Develop data tracking tools to measure performance

* Work with Ag Production team to track daily harvest schedules

* Track plant populations, stand counts, and measure against actual yield

* Track dates to harvest, harvest timing, and how these affect yields

* Track varieties, and how their performance enhances quality and yield

* Other duties as assigned



INTERNSHIP TYPE

* 2020 summer internship.

* Paid internship.

* No housing assistance provided.

Required Skills

SKILLS

* General understanding of harvest, planting and exposure to quality control

* Valid California driver s license



PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

* Ability to maneuver around an array of equipment, bend, stoop, climb stairs, climb on and off harvesting equipment, lift up to 25 pounds

* Ability to work in various weather conditions

* Ability to walk in uneven ground



WORK HOUR REQUIREMENT

* 40-hour workweek, no overtime expected



TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS

* Travel to and from the Salinas Dole Ag Operations office to various field locations in the Salinas Valley in a Dole vehicle

* Periodic use of Dole vehicle; vehicle not permitted to be taken overnight



Required Experience

EDUCATION AND CERTIFICATION

* Fall 2020 rising Senior majoring in Ag Science, Crop Science, Ag Business, Ag Engineering or related degree



EEO STATEMENT: We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.

Job Location

Salinas, California, United States

Position Type

Intern

DOLE is committed to the policy of providing equal employment opportunities for training, compensation, transfer, promotion, and other aspects of employment for all qualified applicants and employees without regard to sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation or veteran status.

Keywords: Dole Food Company, Salinas , Ag Production Intern, Professions , Salinas, California

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