Location: Shelby, NC
Type of Employment: Full Time
The history of James River Equipment dates back to 1926 when Rudolph Romer opened his first John Deere Dealership in Holly, Colorado. In 1977, the Romers made the decision to expand eastward and purchased four construction and forestry dealerships in Virginia which were combined to form James River Equipment. Since 2001, James River Equipment has added on average one new location and one new partner per year. The mission of James River Equipment is to provide values to our customers, do it profitably and ethically, do it for the long term and have fun while doing it! Integrity, loyalty and honesty are at the heart of every James River Equipment business.
James River Equipment is currently seeking a Diesel Ag Technician for our Shelby, NC location. If you're the kind of person who strives to do great work, excels in creative environments, thrives in teams, and lives for problem-solving - this is the place for you. At James River Equipment, your ideas, experiences, and values matter. You will be rewarded in ways that matter through opportunities for career growth; ongoing training through John Deere University and through outstanding compensation, incentives and benefit programs – Health, Dental, Vision, Disability, 401k match and profit share.
Incentives Available for a Qualified Applicant:
Sign on Bonus, Relocation Assistance and Highly Competitive Hourly Rate
Analyze & diagnose diesel engines used to power large ag equipment
Repairing, replacing & rebuilding equipment & machinery
Ability to conduct welding & fabrication as needed
Keep records of all maintenance & repairs done on the equipment & machinery
Communicate with department management regarding all aspects of the work being performed
Prefer 1-3 years of experience working on heavy equipment
Ability to multi-task and good problem-solving skills
Familiar with John Deere and competitive products
High School Diploma or GED equivalent
Valid drivers’ license, clean driving record and ability to pass a drug screening test