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John Deere Advanced Agriculture Technician

Plains Equipment Group Seward, NE

Job Description

At Plains Equipment Group we are differentiating ourselves through our people, our partnerships, and our performance. We are looking for an Advanced Diesel Technicians/Mechanic to join our expanding team of John Deere Certified Technicians.

In the Advanced John Deere Diesel Technician/Mechanic position you will:

•Perform advanced diagnostics and repairs on agricultural and turf equipment and established Ag Management Solutions (AMS) products
•Provide customers with excellent customer service
•Participate in service training programs required for the development of mechanical skills and knowledge
•Maintain current knowledge of John Deere and competitive products
•Maintain condition of vehicles, inventory, tools and equipment
•Maintain a clean work area and appearance
•Follow all safety rules and regulations in performing work assignments
•Complete all reports and forms required in conjunction with work assignments
•Track time spent on all service projects and material used in performing the mechanical service


•3+ years of experience as a mechanic performing service repairs
•Ability to perform basic mechanical repairs and required maintenance using special tools and equipment
•Proficient knowledge of mechanical, electrical and hydraulic systems used in the repair of agricultural and turf equipment
•Ability to use Service Advisor and basic computer functions
•Ability to operate vehicles and equipment used for diagnostic purposes
•Proficient oral and written communication skills
•Ability to lift at least 75 lbs. repeatedly
•Advanced Service Technician certification preferred
•High School Diploma or equivalent experience required; Associates degree preferred
•Valid drivers license is required
•Fork lift license preferred

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Job Details

Date Posted November 14, 2019
Date Closes December 14, 2019
Address 977 280th Road
Located In Seward, NE
Department Service
Function Service Technician
Job Type Full-time Employee
Compensation Hourly Wage, Based on Experience
Experience Level Intermediate (3-7 yrs. experience)
Start Date Immediately
SOC Category 49-3041.00 Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians
Zipcode 68434
Name Diane Waters
Address 150 NW 40th Street
City, State and Zip Lincoln, NE 68528
Phone 402-438-6189
FAX 402-476-4598

This job offers the following benefits

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Dental
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Maternity / Paternity / Family Leave
  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Supplemental Insurance
  • Vision
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Bereavement Pay
  • Casual Dress
  • Discounts on Employer Merchandise & Services
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Holiday Party
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Sick Leave
  • Wellness Program

This job requires the following skills

  • Agriculture - Mechanic
  • Agriculture - Technician
  • irrigation
  • General Mechanic
  • Welding
  • Ability to Work Under Pressure
  • Excellent Communications
  • Positive Attitude
  • Strong Work Ethic
  • Industrial Maintenance Mechanic
  • Other - Maintenance
  • Other - Mechanic
  • Agricultural Equipment Maintenance
  • Aircraft and Avionics Repair
  • Aircraft Maintenance
  • Diesel Repair / Service / Mechanic
  • Heavy Duty Equipment Maintenance
  • Small Engine / Equipment Repair and Maintenance
  • Truck and Transport Repair and Maintenance

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Enjoy these benefits
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
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