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Corteva Agriscience Plant Electrician in Renwick, Iowa


Corteva Agriscience™ is looking for a Plant Electrician (offering up to a $4,000 Sign-On Bonus for this role!) to join the fun, high energy, and successful team in Renwick, Iowa. We offer all the benefits that a Fortune 500 company has to offer while also providing a small town atmosphere, and a community feel. This includes a generous 401k match, health and dental insurance, 15 days of vacation, a variable bonus plan, and much more! The inclusive, motivated team in Renwick offers a safe and innovative work environment that allows for personal and professional growth. Don’t miss out on this excellent employment opportunity. Apply online today.

In the Plant Electrician role, you will utilize your electrical skills to perform high-level electrical and mechanical installation as well as maintenance of field and plant equipment and facilities. You will be challenged with the responsibility of all plant electrical systems. The critical work performed by the Plant Electrician directly affects the impact of safety, function, longevity and overall operation of electrical and mechanical equipment at the plant.

What You Will Do:

  • Manage plant electrical systems.

  • Regularly inspect equipment and electrical systems.

  • Cost analysis.

  • Troubleshoot equipment and electrical issues.

  • Design electrical solutions.

  • Fabricate parts and equipment.

  • Wire systems and equipment.

  • Work with troubleshooting programmable logic controllers/electrical systems.

  • Maintain Security systems and communications systems.

  • Maintains relationships with local vendors and contractors as identified.

  • Act as Plant Electrician and liaison with Engineering department.

  • Deal with various electrical equipment (12V to 480V).

  • Interpret electric code application.


Who You Are:

  • You have a two year technical/trade degree in an Electrical or related field of study, OR HS Diploma/GED and at least two years of Industrial Electrician experience.

  • You understand and can interpret the National Electric Code.

  • You are able to troubleshoot and maintain 12V-480V systems.

  • You are knowledgeable about programmable logic controls and other control systems, graphical user interfaces, motor starters, gear boxes, conveyor systems, hydraulics, pneumatics, etc.

  • You are able to read blueprints and ladder logic.

  • You value the safety of yourself and your co-workers and will eagerly participate in safe work practices, on-the-job safety, and work safety programs.

  • Chilly warehouse? Dusty receiving line? No problem! You love to get out there and be in the heart of operations with your team and work hard!

  • You always are willing to help out and physical work isn’t a problem for you…Passing by a team member struggling to lift something? Safety is your top priority and you are willing and able to lift up to 50 pounds with or without reasonable accommodations to help your colleague and/or perform necessary job tasks!

  • You understand that the company’s viability and performance is directly tied to your job security, so you are willing and able to work shift work and overtime including nights and weekends to meet business needs during peak season.

  • You always put your best foot forward and have great attention to detail, so you have submitted your updated resume with your application to this opportunity.

It Would Be Great If You:

  • Are a Licensed Journeyman or Master Electrician.

  • Have PLC troubleshooting experience.

  • Have project planning & coordination skills.

  • Can adjust quickly to changing conditions and anticipate needs.

  • Have good verbal and interpersonal communication skills.

  • Have problem solving capabilities.

Corteva Agriscience ™, the world's first dedicated agriculture start-up, serves to enrich the lives of those who produce and those who consume, ensuring progress for generations to come. Our employees fulfill this purpose everyday by building/participating in an inclusive culture where we encourage each other to stay curious, think differently, act boldly and do what's right for our customers, our co-workers, our partners and our planet. With over 20,000 team members from 130 countries, innovating in 140 world class R&D facilities, we have the resources, leadership heritage and partner ecosystem to make a meaningful impact now and into the future.


Corteva Agriscience, the agriculture division of DowDuPont, is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability or any other protected class. If you need a reasonable accommodation to search or apply for a position, please visit: Accessibility Page for Contact Information For US Applicants: See the 'Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law' poster For our U.S. Affirmative Action Policy, click here