Heavy Duty Agriculture Mechanic

Working independently and on multiple tasks, you contribute to the customer experience by exceeding expectations as you perform advanced diagnostics, repairs and preventative maintenance on agricultural and turf equipment.  We have immediate positions open for two technicians for our Avonlea location and there are similar opportunities at other locations.

Behaviours to be effective in this role:

  • Enjoy problem solving and information gathering
  • Mechanically inclined with quick diagnostic abilities and known plans of action
  • Strong customer focus and a solid work ethic
  • Personable and working for the greater good of the team
  • Neat and tidy performing work in a neat and orderly fashion

Qualifications:

  • Agriculture Equipment Technician certification preferred with John Deere specific training a definite asset
  • 4+ years of experience performing agriculture service repairs, maintenance and diagnostics
  • Advanced knowledge of mechanical, electrical and hydraulic systems used in the repair of agricultural and turf equipment
  • Strong computer skills with Service Advisor experience an asset
  • Ability to lift at least 75 lbs. repeatedly
  • Valid Canadian driver’s license required; CDL (Commercial Drivers License) and forklift license preferred
  • Able to legally work in Canada immediately

Duties include but not limited to:

  • Performs advanced diagnostics and repairs on agricultural and turf equipment and established Ag Management Solution (AMS) products
  • Performs set-up and pre-delivery inspection of all types of equipment offered for sale by dealership
  • Completes all reports and forms required in conjunction with work assignments
  • Accounts for all time and all material used in performing assigned duties
  • Continues to develop skills and knowledge required to advance career
  • May perform diagnosis and repair in the field as required
  • Willing to work long hours, evenings and weekends as required and requested by management.