Agricultural Equipment Technician in Auburn, NY

O'Hara Machinery
Farm Jobs in New York
  • Full Time
  • Auburn, NY
  • $35 - $40 an hour USD / Year
  • Applications have closed

Agriculture Service Technician

O’Hara Machinery has been in business since 1965, and are a leader in the agriculture industry with John Deere and our other brands. We looking for a full-time, self-motivated Service Technician to join our team! We offer a fast passed and fun work environment where we value the contributions our employees make to the business.

Description:

This position is specifically for in-shop repairs, no road work. The right candidate must be able to independently perform electrical, hydraulic, and drivetrain diagnostics a variety of agricultural equipment. Most or the work performed will consist of longer powertrain overhauls as well as combine and forage harvester inspections and repairs. Must be able to keep a clean work environment and properly account for any special tools and miscellaneous supplies used on each work-order. Must be comfortable talking the owners of the equipment an advising them on best course of repair in conjunction with the Service Manager.

Experience, Education, Skills and Knowledge:

  • 8+ years of experience performing repairs on agricultural equipment ranging from 30 and 40 series tractors up to current R series as well as late model combines and forage harvesters.
  • Ability to perform advanced repairs and maintenance using special tools and equipment using all available resources.
  • Advanced knowledge of mechanical, electrical and hydraulic systems used in the repair of agricultural equipment.
  • Ability to use basic computer functions, training available for company and vendor programs
  • Strict adherence to company and manufacturer guidelines.
  • Ability to lift at least 75 lbs. repeatedly
  • John Deere Advanced Service Technician certification preferred or willing to get.
  • CDL-A license a plus but not a requirement.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $35.00 – $40.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • 401(k) matching
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday
  • Overtime
  • Weekends as needed

Experience:

  • Equipment Repair: 8 years (Required)

License/Certification:

  • Driver’s License (Required)

Work Location: In person

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