Are you currently pursuing a degree in an Ag related field or do you have a desire to operate drones? Do you have a desire to learn just what it takes to work with a thriving Agronomy Team, interacting with customers and learning the science behind producing a great crop? Join our team TODAY!

AgState wants to help you further your education by walking side-by-side with you during your internship. We will help provide hands-on education letting you experience real world scenarios as you learn. We offer a 12-week paid internship to qualified and motivated individuals who will be responsible for learning our agronomy business while operating cutting edge technology. You will find a team atmosphere committed to safety and excellent customer service with the opportunity to develop even more soft skills that will be beneficial in school and beyond!

You Will

· Comply with all AgState safety policies by working in a safe and efficient manner.

· Utilize outstanding customer service with internal and external customers.

· Utilize drones and technology to collect and analyze images of farm fields captured by drones

· Collect aerial imagery and flight test using small unmanned aircraft

· Create and follow project schedules and test plans

· Communicate and coordinate with customers and the Agronomy Team

· Travel the AgState territory to collect images and present information collected

· Work with Seed Lead and Agronomy Regional Business Leader on special projects.

· Present findings to AgState agronomy sales group at completion of project.

· Attend meetings (sales meetings, training events, marketing meetings, and leadership meetings)

· Other duties as assigned.

You Must

· You must be pursuing a related degree or have the relevant licensing

· Ability to obtain/maintain valid driver license and a Class B CDL or higher.

· Ability to obtain/maintain FAA Part 107 Certified for Commercial Drones in the USA

· Ability to obtain/maintain Class 3 Medical to operate drones over 55 lbs or more.

· Ability to obtain/maintain Iowa commercial applicator license. (Core and 11F)

· Ability to obtain/maintain Hazmat license.

· Part 137 Certified a plus

· Must have a valid driver’s license with a good driving record.

**Our values ~ RISE: Respect- ~ Integrity ~ Safety ~ Excellence **

Equal Opportunity Employer – we work hard to embrace diversity and inclusion and encourage employees at AgState to bring authenticity to work every day.


To submit your application or to view our other openings within the company visit us online at Contact Human Resources for an Internal Application.

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