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DuPont Pioneer Overview

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Johnston, IA
10000+ employees
1999
Subsidiary or Business Segment
Biotech & Pharmaceuticals
$1 to $5 million (USD) per year
Unknown
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

DuPont Pioneer Reviews

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    I worked at DuPont Pioneer full-time

    Pros

    Fantastic people and great company

    Cons

    None really just shift work

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work

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DuPont Pioneer Photos

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

Experience

Experience
62%
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Getting an Interview

Getting an Interview
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    Research Scientist Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Johnston, IA
    Accepted Offer
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    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at DuPont Pioneer (Johnston, IA).

    Interview

    The interview process was fairly straightforward for a big company. After the formal application process, I was first contacted for a phone interview, that was followed up by an invitation for an onsite interview with all travel expenses paid by the company. I got to meet many future colleagues and got a general look of the campus. The process was very courteous and I never felt like I was being interogated.

    Interview Questions

    • Besides the typical questions about skill levels and interest, most of the questions were behavioral based.   Answer Question
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DuPont 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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