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Johnston, IA (US)
10000+ employees
1999
Subsidiary or Business Segment
Biotech & Pharmaceuticals
£1 to £5 million (GBP) per year
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Forget T-bills and mutual funds. Pioneer Hi-Bred International, a subsidiary of chemical giant DuPont, guarantees the best yields around. One of the world's largest commercial seed producers, Pioneer uses genetic research to develop hybrid seeds designed to ... Read more

Pioneer Reviews

  • "Good agriculture company"

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    • Senior Management
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    I worked at Pioneer full-time

    Pros

    Lots of R and D. Many programs.

    Cons

    Slower decision making process given size of the org

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Pioneer Photos

Pioneer photo of: Fieldwork at Pioneer Hi Bred
Pioneer photo of: Partnership at Pioneer Hi Bred
Pioneer photo of: Partnership at Pioneer Hi Bred
Pioneer photo of: DuPont Pioneer
Pioneer photo of: Received plant operations excellence award ,star of the quarter and six sigma Yellow belt
Pioneer photo of: Carver Center
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Pioneer Interviews

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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3+ months. I interviewed at Pioneer.

    Interview

    I applied online and didn’t hear back for 2 months. I got called and did a phone interview and then received an in-person interview a week later. I started 3 weeks after the last interview.

    Interview Questions

    • Name a time when something hasn’t gone the way you planned and what did you do after?   Answer Question
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Pioneer Awards & Accolades

  • Best Places to Work (Large)(#2), The Scientist, 2011
  • Best Cities For Young Professionals (Des Moines, IA), Forbes, 2011

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