Performs basic diagnostics, service repairs and maintenance work on customer and/or dealer-owned agricultural and lawn and garden equipment. May require some direction or guidance from the Service Manager, Service Location Manager, Shop Foreman or senior technicians.
Performs basic diagnostic and repairs on light construction and turf equipment.
Participates in Service EDUCATE Training programs required for the development of skills and knowledge.
Maintains current knowledge of John Deere and competitive products.
Maintains condition of vehicles, inventory, tools and equipment.
Maintains a clean work area and performs work in a neat and orderly fashion.
Follows all safety rules and regulations in performing work assignements.
Completes all reports and forms required in conjunction with work assignments.
Accounts for all time on a time card and for all material used in performing assigned duties.
1+ years of experience in performing service repairs on mowing equipment and handheld power equipment.
Small engine mechanic experience highly preferred.
Ability to perform basic repairs and required maintenance using special tools and equipment following Technical Manual procedures.
Proficient knowledge of mechanical, electrical and hydraulic systems used in the repair of turf equipment.
Ability to use basic computer functions.
Ability to operate vehicles and equipment used for diagnostic purposes.
Proficient oral and written communication skills.
Ability to lift 75lbs repeatedly.
Basic Service Technician certification preferred.
High School diploma or equivalent experience required.
Valid driver's license is required.
Fork lift certification preferred.
This position is a Full Time, Year Round position.