2022 Grain Merchandising & Elevator Management Internship

About The Company

Chartered in 1919, The Equity is one of the largest independent agricultural cooperatives in Illinois. The Equity offers a broad range of products to fulfill our customers’ needs within the areas of Agronomy, Grain, Feed & Livestock, Energy, and a Retail Store. Our market covers approximately 20,000 square miles with 23 different locations. The Equity strives to provide the best products, latest technology, and highest quality service.

The Position:

The goal of the internship is to identify, challenge, and build the skills of potential employees and future leaders of The Equity. During your time as an intern you will be exposed to many facets of our business. You will have the opportunity to work side by side with our staff of managers, salesmen, administrative assistants, and operations employees to help meet the needs of our customers. Depending on your area of interest, some of the responsibilities you may receive training on and be asked to perform include:
  • Grain Origination
  • Logistic Coordination
  • Building Relationships with Producers
  • Marketing of Grain
  • Job Shadowing
  • Grain Settlements
  • Futures & Options

How To Apply:

Please submit a resume and cover letter as well as an application.
Send application by email or mail to Mark Tarter by November 19th.

Mark Tarter
VP, Grain
201 W Roadway Ave
Effingham, IL 62401

Other Duties:

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time.

Effingham Equity shall not be liable for, shall not pay, and expressly rejects and disclaims any and all responsibility or liability for any commission, expense, fee or cost claimed or charged by any recruitment or employment agency, firm, or company in connection with the employment of any candidate selected by Effingham Equity for the position described above unless a written contract is executed by Effingham Equity and such employment agency, firm or company before Effingham Equity makes an offer of employment to such candidate.
Company Size 201-500
Industry Agriculture
Founded 1919
Job Segment Internship, Economics, Risk Management, Farm Management, Agribusiness Economics, Agribusiness Markets & Management, Policy, International Trade & Development
Nearest Major Market Decatur, Champaign, Terre Haute, Saint Louis, Chicago, Indianapolis

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