Agriculture Internship for Summer 2024

GreenPoint Ag
Baltimore, MD
United States
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Job Description

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Company Overview

 

GreenPoint Ag Holdings, LLC is an American, farmer-owned agricultural input supplier in the southern U.S.  We are a top 7 wholesale and retail agronomy provider, operating across 10 states with over $1.4 billion in annual sales. We service farms and rural businesses in the areas of crop nutrients, crop protection products, seed, and professional products. We also offer a variety of agronomy services, ranging from custom application to agronomy and ag technology consulting, field scouting, soil and tissue sampling.


Our Opportunity

 

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Job Duties



  • A well-rounded understanding of the agricultural industry.

  • Work with local teams to understand and support various departments’ agronomy, sales, and marketing.

  • Complete a project to further knowledge of our products and present findings at the end of the internship.

  • Develop relationships with farmers/staff to learn how to effectively identify and meet their needs.

  • Focus on and develop in the following core competency areas, Customer, Service, Agronomic Knowledge, Sales, Marketing, and Finance.


Qualifications and Education



  • Excellent customer service skills

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and multi-task

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office

  • Currently pursuing a degree in the agronomy field

  • Junior or senior

  • Minimum GPA of 3.0

  • 40 plus hours a week Monday-Friday, starting May-August


 


Benefits & Culture


At GreenPoint Ag, we are deeply committed to cultivating the next generation of leaders in the agricultural sector. Our internship program is designed to offer a hands-on, insightful, and practical experience. Beyond the welcoming work environment and networking opportunities, what truly sets us apart is our vibrant and dynamic culture. We take pride in creating an enjoyable and fulfilling workplace where you will join a dedicated and supportive team that genuinely cares about farmers and employees. With our competitive pay and flexible work arrangements, we strive to make your time with us both rewarding and convenient. If you're seeking an opportunity to contribute to the growth of an extraordinary workplace in the world of agriculture, this is it!


The compensation range - $16 - $19 per hour


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We are an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, ethnicity, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, including transgender identity, religion, disability, age, genetics, active military or veteran status and any other characteristics protected under applicable federal or state law.


 





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