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Corteva Agriscience Maintenance Technician (Competitive Pay and Benefits) in New Madrid, Missouri


Are you ready to grow your career and take on a new challenge? If so, our Maintenance Technician- Mechanical role may be the perfect opportunity for you. Here at Corteva Agriscience, we are growing what’s next by building the future of agriculture – leading breakthroughs in the innovation and application of both science and technology (that’s where you come in!) that will better the lives of people all over the world and fuel the progress of mankind.

Our New Madrid plant offers a safe and innovative work environment that allows for personal and professional growth. We are looking for candidates with great work ethics who takes initiative and willing to learn. Candidates from all industry backgrounds are encouraged to apply! Don’t miss out on a great opportunity to grow your career. Apply online today!


What Will You Do:

  • Support Plant Operations.

  • Deliver maintenance support for Capital projects.

  • Maintain Condition of the plant shop and maintenance tools.

  • Support Process Safety Management and location safety efforts.

  • Annual Preventative Maintenance, Repairs, and Improvements.

  • Complete grounds and facility maintenance as needed.

  • Troubleshooting skills to remedy machine failures.

  • Welding, fabrication, and agriculture / industrial equipment experience.

  • Maintain detailed equipment records and prints.

  • Pneumatic and hydraulic repair and test equipment.

  • Seasonal shift work required


Requirements: What You’ll Bring:

  • High school diploma or GED

  • Two plus (2+) years of relevant work experience in a maintenance

  • Willing and able to work in a variety of areas (field, plant, warehouse)

  • Willing and able to climb and/or work in elevated areas, standing and sitting for extended periods

  • Willing and able to work both outdoors and indoors in hot, cold, wet and dry conditions

  • Willing and able to lift up to 50 lbs. and complete work that involves repetitive motion and/or repetitive lifting

  • Position has potential exposure to hazards such as electric shock or moving parts

  • Willingness and ability to work overtime hours including weekend work required during seasonal peaks

  • Problem solving skills, conflict resolution skills, and teamwork skills

  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills

  • Beginning level computer skills and knowledge of Microsoft Office Suites

The following are preferred:

  • Trade School Diploma/Degree

  • Knowledge of production agriculture and associated machinery

  • Basic level of building electrical systems knowledge

  • Knowledge of heating/cooling, refrigeration, security, materials handling equipment (i.e., conveyors, elevator legs, packaging equipment, etc.) or other mechanical/electrical systems

  • Able to adjust quickly to changing conditions and multiple priorities

  • Detail oriented

  • Problem solving skills

  • Millwright skills

  • Truck and forklift driving skills

  • Knowledge of hydraulic repair and test equipment


Let’s peek at how you can grow your well-being, health, and future at Corteva!

  • Strike a better work-life balance with robust time off benefits including paid maternity, paternal and family illness leave

  • Prepare for your future with our competitive retirement savings plan, tuition reimbursement program, and more

  • Enjoy access to health benefits for you and your family on your first day of employment

  • And much, much more!

  • Ready to grow your perspectives, impact and career? Start by applying to this opportunity today!

Ready to grow your perspectives, impact and career? Start by applying to this

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