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Corteva Agriscience Electrician in Toledo, Iowa


!!!SIGN-ON BONUS of $3000!!!

Who we are, and what do we do?

At Corteva Agriscience, you will help us grow what's next. No matter what your role, you will be part of a team that is building the future of agriculture - solving the world's food problems through innovation, technology, and putting people first. We have an exciting opportunity for an Electrician to join our company at our Toledo, Iowa production facility. We offer all the benefits that a Fortune 500 company has to offer while also providing a small-town atmosphere, and a community feel.

We are looking for candidates who take the initiative, love to learn, work hard, and have a stable work history. Candidates from all industry backgrounds are encouraged to apply!

Responsibilities - What You Will Do:

How will you help us grow? It matters to us, and it matters to you!

  • Ensure accurate operation of company equipment including electrical, mechanical, instrumentation, control devices, and HVAC, for process and facility

  • Manage and perform electrical repairs and scheduled inspections of plant electrical systems

  • Act as Plant Electrician and liaison with Engineering department

  • Work with various electrical equipment (12V to 480V)

  • Program and troubleshoot Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) electrical systems

  • Develop and maintain good working relationships with local vendors and contractors

  • Troubleshoot, design, fabricate and wire electrical and mechanical equipment and systems for plant

  • Security system and phone connections

  • Conduct seasonal prep work including annual preventative maintenance, repairs, and improvements

  • Assure proper set-up, calibration, operation, and preventative maintenance of equipment, machines, and facilities

  • Complete grounds and facility maintenance as needed

  • Review and assist program leaders and teams with the electrical safety program to ensure adherence and compliance

  • Analyze metrics and perform cost analysis to improve uptime, reduce costs and maintain quality data

  • Interpret and accurately apply the National Electrical Code (NEC)

  • Service, troubleshoot and repair security system and phone connections

  • Make recommendations for improved safety through electrical programs and/or process changes including the addition of new devices, and hardware

  • Various other duties as assigned


Requirements - Who You Are:

What expertise have you grown? What do you bring to the table?

  • You have a High School Diploma or equivalent

  • A minimum of one (1) year of experience and education as an Electrician, Industrial Electrician, Journeyman Electrician, Apprentice, or related role

  • You possess working knowledge and are willing and able to interpret the National Electric Code (NEC)

  • You can maintain and troubleshoot 12V-480V systems

  • You possess the ability to read blueprints, ladder logic, structured text

  • Willingness and ability to work in a Tobacco Free facility

  • You have a valid driver's license and are willing and able to drive a company vehicle as needed

  • Knowledge and education of Programmable Logic Controls (PLC) or similar systems, Graphical User Interfaces, Motor Starters, Gear Boxes, Conveyor Systems, Hydraulics, Pneumatics, etc.…

  • You are comfortable with technology and possess good computer aptitude including the use of Microsoft Applications (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.), and are willing and able to learn other company specific applications as required

  • You are willing and able to do the following with or without reasonable accommodation: Climb and/or work in elevated areas, Stand, and sit for extended periods, work both outdoors and indoors in hot, cold, wet, and dry conditions, lift up to 50 lbs., and perform work that involves repetitive motion and/or repetitive lifting

  • You can work independently as well as in a team environment

  • You have good written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills

  • You value health and safety! You will always work safely and follow all safety policies and procedures to ensure you and your colleagues go home safely every day

  • You are willing and able to work rotating shifts and overtime hours including weekend work as needed during seasonal peaks to support production demand

Preferences - It Would Be Great If You Have:

  • Journeyman electrical license

  • Two-year Technical Degree in Electrical, Industrial Technology, Automation, or related field

  • Knowledge and/or experience with Automation and Programmable Logic Controls (PLC)

  • Previous experience with industrial or electrical production equipment (hydraulics, instrumentation and controls, HVAC, etc.)

  • Experience with an E-Maintenance (or similar system) for work orders and parts inventory

Work Authorization & Relocation:

  • No Visa Sponsorship offered or available for this position

  • No relocation allowance offered or available for this position

Work Arrangement (100% at Corteva location):

  • This role will be on-site at our Corteva location

Ready to grow your perspectives, impact, and career? We seek applicants from all backgrounds to ensure we get the best, most creative talent on our team. Start by applying to this opportunity today!

Benefits - How We'll Support You:

  • Numerous development opportunities offered to build your skills

  • Be part of a company with a higher purpose and contribute to making the world a better place

  • Health benefits for you and your family on your first day of employment

  • Four weeks of paid time off and two weeks of well-being pay per year, plus paid holidays

  • Excellent parental leave which includes a minimum of 16 weeks for mother and father

  • Future planning with our competitive retirement savings plan and tuition reimbursement program

  • Learn more about our total rewards package here - Corteva Benefits (

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Are you a good match? Apply today! We seek applicants from all backgrounds to ensure we get the best, most creative talent on our team.

Corteva Agriscience™ is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to boldly embracing the power of inclusion, diversity, and equity to enrich the lives of our employees and strengthen the performance of our company, while advancing equity in agriculture. 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. Discrimination, harassment and retaliation are inconsistent with our values and will not be tolerated. If you require a reasonable accommodation to search or apply for a position, please visit:

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To all recruitment agencies: Corteva does not accept unsolicited third party resumes and is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.