Precision Farming Specialist in McBain, MI

Ellens Equipment

Welcome to Ellens Equipment! We are a family owned, agricultural, construction and landscaping equipment dealer. We’re hiring a Precision Farming Specialist to join our team in McBain, MI (about 13 miles southeast of Cadillac). In this role you will be responsible for all aspects of precision farming technology including installation, troubleshooting, repairing, and demonstrations to our ag equipment customers.
With three locations in Michigan (McBain, Ithaca, and Beal City). We offer equipment repair services, parts, and sales of several different types of equipment from a variety of manufacturers (New Holland, Bobcat, KUHN, Great Plains, and more).
We offer competitive compensation depending on experience, overtime pay, health, life, dental, and vision insurance, 401k with employer match, paid time off, paid holidays, bonuses, employee discounts, and continuing education and professional training.

What you will be doing:
Installing, troubleshooting, repairing, and demonstrating how to use precision farming and guidance equipment for ag equipment customers.
Familiarize customers with mapping and global positioning systems.
Implement variable rate application.
Assist in marketing precision agricultural products and services.
Participate in meetings and demonstrations regarding precision equipment and products.
Assist customers in installing and calibrating their equipment.
Assist in handling customer concerns regarding their precision farming equipment.

What we’re looking for:
Associates degree in agricultural engineering, agronomy or other agricultural related degree.
Self-starter that is detail oriented with ability to work in a team environment.
Ability to work extended hours when needed.
Acceptable Motor Vehicle status, with current driver’s license, and ability to operate agricultural and construction equipment.
Must be able to safely mount, dismount and operate equipment.
Must be able to sustain periods of sitting, standing, and squatting.
Must be able to lift and carry 80 pounds.
Maintain a well-groomed and neat appearance.

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