Part-Time Student - Business - Waterloo, IA

There are 7 billion people on this planet. And by 2050, there will be 2 billion more... many moving into urban centers at an unprecedented rate. Making sure there is enough food, fiber and infrastructure for our rapidly growing world is what we’re all about at John Deere. And it’s why we’re investing in our people and our technology like never before in our 175-year history. Here the world’s brightest minds are tackling the world’s biggest challenges. If you believe one person can make the world a better place, we’ll put you to work. RIGHT NOW.

Primary Location: United States (US) - Iowa (US-IA) - Waterloo 
Function: Product Engineering
Title: Part-Time Student - Business - Waterloo, IA - 44667

Your Responsibilities

  • Updating communications channels, managing small-to-medium scaled projects independently.
  • Assisting in event planning for occasional events such as celebrations, workshops and training, etc.
  • Will assist in managing SharePoint site administration (content, permissions, and various data coordination), PowerPoint development, Excel Spreadsheet administration, and Outlook meeting coordination as needed.
  • Various administrative support for the Product Engineering Center as needed.

What It Takes

  • Strong communications skills including clear and effective writing abilities
  • Proficiency with Office 365 Products such as SharePoint, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint
  • Pursuing a 4-year degree in Business, Administration, Marketing, Communications, Management, or Engineering/Technical areas are preferred. Others may be considered based on supplemental work/educational experiences, etc.
  • Must be registered as a full-time student at a local university
  • Must be able to commute to the work location on a daily basis
  • Graduation date of December 2019 or later 
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.8 or above
  • 16 - 20 hours/week during the academic year
  • 35 - 40 hours/week during the summer semester

A strong candidate will also have

  • Office 365 OneNote
  • Meeting coordination
  • Experience in delivering presentations, SharePoint site administration (content, permissions management), PowerPoint presentations, Excel spreadsheets, and Outlook proficiency will be valued.
  • Experience in administrative support, updating communications via various channels, managing small-to-medium scaled projects independently, assisting in event planning and/or training coordination will also be valued.

What You'll Get

At John Deere, you are empowered to create a career that will take you to where you want to go. Here, you'll enjoy the freedom to explore new projects, the support to think outside the box and the advanced tools and technology that foster innovation and achievement. We offer comprehensive relocation and reward packages to help you get started on your new career path. Click here to find out more about our Total Rewards Package.

The information contained herein is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and qualifications required of individuals performing the job. The qualifications detailed in this job description are not considered the minimum requirements necessary to perform the job, but rather as guidelines.

John Deere is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.


John Deere
Full time
Waterloo, IA 50613-8000, US