Sage Ag Inc. is currently seeking hardworking, self-motivated, & detailed oriented individuals who are
passionate about production agriculture & machinery. Through this position, you will be working with a
major agricultural machinery manufacturer in a shop and experimental field test environment. This position has a minimal travel component, approximately 10-15% of regional travel. You will be working independently and as a team
with engineers, technicians, & customers, on the cutting edge of agricultural machinery technology
including experimental balers, mowers, mower conditioners, self-propelled windrowers, and other
Ag equipment.

Responsibilities:

  • Assisting engineers and employees to ensure a safe and productive work environment
  • Diagnosing and repairing machine failures as directed by technical manuals and engineering
    recommendations
  • General shop maintenance and repairs to equipment
  • Reporting machine issues directly to design engineers daily
    Gathering critical machine information, crop condition and test data
    Ensuring engineering team’s goals are met for the crop season
    Correctly installing new parts for customer evaluation and effectively communicating customer’s needs back to engineering
  • Providing professional opinions & advice to engineering on how new features are meeting customer
    demands

Requirements:

• Minimum of 250 hours of agricultural machinery operation
• Minimum GPA of 2.5 in an agricultural major; preferably AST or Ag Engineering
• Mechanically inclined
• Excellent communication skills
• Valid U.S. Driver’s License w/ clean driving record
• Out-going & positive attitude
• Proficient with Microsoft Office
• Ability to work in a team environment & alone
• Ability to work long hours, some night operation  and minimal travel will be necessary
• Ability to keep accurate & detailed records of work performed

Details:

Job Duration: Full-time

Location: Eldon, Iowa (Some regional travel may be required)

Compensation: Salary Approximately $50,000 (DOE) plus bonuses based on experience, all travel expenses paid by Sage Ag

Benefits: Medical, dental, vision, 401k with company match, paid time off

Contact: Kassi Dunlap |  (707) 249-1603  |   dunlapkassi@sageag.net

Job Category: Agriculture Mechanical Engineering Shop Technician
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Eldon

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