Location: Amherst, VA
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 qualified Shop Technician for our Amherst 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.
Performs diagnostic on equipment to determine what repairs are needed
Repairs small and large engine equipment as directed
Actively participates in all job-related training and development
Stays current with industry knowledge & products
Ability to follow safety rules and regulations while completing work tasks
Minimum 1 to 3 years of experience with repair & diagnostics of equipment
Knowledge of procedures, materials, tools & techniques used to repair equipment
Ability to lift / push up to 75 lbs
High School Diploma or GED equivalent
Clean driving record & ability to pass a drug screen & background check