Agricultural Equipment Mechanic (Part Time) in Giltner, NE 68841

Bish Enterprises

Company Description
Bish Enterprises is a harvest technology company that specializes in agriculture engineering and manufacturing, providing innovative & high-quality agricultural products to farmers and harvesters that help feed America. Hemp Harvest Works is a strategic partner company of Bish & specializes in providing a complete solution for hemp producers through equipment sales and other ancillary items necessary to help growers succeed. Bish Enterprises is a family-owned company, founded in 1976.

Job Description
Job Description:
The Agricultural Equipment Mechanic is responsible for performing both basic and complex diagnostics on agricultural and lifting equipment. Starting wage from $16 – $24 / hour! The Agricultural Equipment Mechanic is responsible to perform repairs and maintenance on both customer-owned, or dealer-owned, equipment, including corn headers, other combine headers, and a variety of other agricultural implements. In addition, maintenance will be performed on the fleet of vehicles and lifting equipment the company uses. The Service Technician is responsible for ensuring a clean and safe work environment, continually develop technical skills with evolving products, and perform work at customers sites as required.

Job Responsibilities:

Equipment and Tools: Maintains good condition and cleanliness of company vehicles inventory, tools, and equipment, including the return of tools to storage areas.
Safety: Follows all company and common-sense safety policies, while using all required personal safety equipment. Ensures a safe work environment in his bay; reports any issues in the bay or other service work areas to the manager for follow-up.
Service Diagnostics: Performs basic / complex diagnostics on agricultural / construction / diesel equipment, determining what repairs are needed and/or recommended for future attention / maintenance. This can be for either customer-owned equipment located at the shop or at the customer’s site, or dealer-owned equipment (inspections).
Service Paperwork: Completes all reports and forms for service operations in a timely and accurate manner. This would include inspection reports, work orders, etc. Uses computers/tablets for data entry as required. Ensure management is aware of any issues/surprises which can impact customer billing or satisfaction. Ensures accurate timekeeping for job costing.
Service Repairs: Performs repairs on above equipment (electrical, hydraulic, mechanical, diesel) as requested. Accountable for performing quality work and attaining stated goals for efficiency.
Service Training / Development: Participates in all requested job-related training and development, as well as taking an active interest in improving skills with other training programs.
Teamwork: Works collaboratively with other technicians, parts, and sales personnel. Mentors Service Technician Apprentices and junior Technicians as able. Works after hours (daily or weekend) as required

Qualifications

Ability to lift 75 pounds as required without assistance
Ability to travel to training events and service calls as needed
Ability to work extended hours during the week and on weekends
Acceptable Motor Vehicle status, with current driver’s license, and ability to operate a motor vehicle
Excellent communication and customer relationship skills
Excellent skills in operating vehicles and equipment used in service shops (diagnostic equipment, forklifts, hydraulic lifts, etc.)
Knowledge of mechanical, electrical, and hydraulic systems.
Owns mechanic toolset appropriate for the work required.
Proven knowledge of methods, materials, tools, and techniques used in the repair of Ag, Automotive, & Lifting equipmen

Additional Information
Job Type:

Part Time

Compensation:

Starting wage from $16 – $24 / hour

Hours/Work Week:

20-36 Hours / Week
Hours will mostly be from Monday – Friday
Customer deadlines and agricultural seasonality may require additional availability

Benefits
Working at Bish is not just a job! It’s an opportunity to grow your skills and further your career – all while receiving top-notch benefits. We offer a very competitive compensation and benefits package. Note: Some benefits are only available at FT status

Benefits & Advantages:

Fuel Allowance
Health Insurance Options

o Health Insurance Savings (HSA) Plan Options

Dental Insurance Options
Vision Insurance Options
Disability Insurance Options
Basic PPE Provided
Tool Assistance & Finance Program
Partner Discounts

Competitive advantages of working at Bish Enterprises:

Competitive wage
Fuel Allowance
Benefits include PTO, 401K, and more
Work on the forefront of the agricultural industry
Small team environment with a family-owned company
Flexible scheduling
Ability for upwards growth
Consistent variety of work

For a complete job description, please visit our website at https://bishenterprise.com/job-description