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Technician - Agriculture Shop

OverviewTechnician performs mechanical services on new and used equipment in the service shop area. Position is responsible for testing, repairing and rebuilding equipment.Responsibilities

  • Diagnoses and repairs equipment in the service shop.

  • Ordering parts, writing service reports, return of parts, core returns, and assigning time to jobs and adhering to all safety regulations.

  • Completes all required reporting for service time accurately and efficiently; this includes writing service reports, properly allocating time to each job, and tracking parts charged and parts returned.

  • Maintains customer satisfaction by understanding customer needs and deadlines, attempting to complete scheduled repairs and service as safely, timely and accurately as possible.

  • Maintains company issued equipment and tools, keeping them in good working order.

  • Adheres to all safety rules and maintains good housekeeping (5S) in shop area.Qualifications

  • Knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through a high school education or equivalent. Technical background provided through a vocational school with studies in diesel equipment repair.* 3 to 5 years of mechanical experience with Ag equipment. Strong working knowledge of hydraulics, power train and electrical systems.

  • Solid understanding of work area metrics, takes responsibility for improving metrics and results. Understands the value of 6 Sigma in the workplace and contributes when asked. Applies initiative, demonstrating a "self starting" ability to daily work and proactively making improvements to the work process.

  • Exhibits good problem solving skills; is ably to identify problems, solicit other's opinions and offer valid solutions. Interprets and applies policies, procedures and guidelines. Demonstrates a basic understanding of warranty administration.

  • Responds to customer requests with a sense of urgency, treating customers as his/her highest priority. Takes personal responsibility with customers, keeping commitments and following through on requests.

  • Is able to project professionalism with both internal and external customers, including personal appearance along with friendly, courteous treatment of peers, subordinates and customers.* A strong knowledge of the product and a good knowledge of the product market.

  • Is able to operate industry specific PC and main frame programs with a basic understanding of MS Word, Excel and data base systems.

  • The ability to work over time and weekends.Posted by StartWire.

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Agricultural Field Technician

Agricultural laboratory seeking Agricultural Field Technician. Approx 20-30 hrs/week:

Seasonal; 5-20 hr/week: Flexible hours. Read soil moisture gauge in orchards and vineyards.Collect soil, plant and water samples.

Lots of driving, walking and sunshine. Ag background not required, but helpful. Training provided. Need good driving record and reliable vehicle for dirt roads (i.e. truck/SUV). $11/hr, Mileage paid, cell phone allowance

Source - The Modesto Bee
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Agricultural Engineering Director:

Plan, direct and coordinate agricultural engineering related activities in programs and projects for an international relief and development nonprofit organization. Manage the coordination and overall integration of technical activities in programs / projects dealing with farmers living under extreme poverty conditions, using working knowledge of the following tools, techniques, systems and models: tropical and sub-tropical crop growing techniques, drip irrigation systems, green energy water pump and water saving systems, Eco agriculture, organic agriculture, livestock and project management.

Direct, review and approve project plans and designs made by Project Agricultural Managers. Direct and coordinate crop breeding, crop production and climatic condition studies as well as operations to conduct experiments / investigations in field-crop problems and to develop new crop growing methods. Direct recruitment, placement, and evaluation of project / program staff.

Perform administrative functions, such as reviewing or writing reports, approving expenditures, enforcing rules, or purchasing of materials and services. REQS: Master s in Agricultural Engineering or Agronomy and 2 yrs of exp in the job or in positions dealing w/ establishment or management of agricultural and food related assistance projects / programs for international relief and development nonprofit organization(s) and the listed tools, techniques, systems and models. Mail resume, Attn:

Cathy Alcock, Food for the Poor, Inc., 6401 Lyons Rd., Coconut Creek, FL 33073Sun Sentinel.Category: Engineering, Keywords: Director of Engineering



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Engineering Technician

JOB TITLE: Engineering Technician
Job Duties:

  • Support the efforts of engineers, technicians, and technologists in technical work within an assigned discipline.
  • Support the use of common work processes and procedures within assigned function across the TOS contract.
  • Perform non-routine and complex assignments independently in test computer rooms and other areas as required.
  • Typical duties include the following:
    • Perform test support duties associated with operating data acquisition and recording computers running Windows and Linux operating systems.
    • Perform associated with the recording and storage of test data in a computer room environment.
    • Perform computer-related activities, such as preparing input data and using computer programs for computerized solution of technical problems.
    • Support recording, processing, transmission, and archival of test data.
    • Perform local system and test data backups and migration of backup data to mass storage for offsite backup and disaster recovery.
    • Provide user support and troubleshooting in the resolution of issues associated with data recording, processing, transmission and archival.
    • Operate air-gap computer workstations to validate that external media is safe for use on production computer systems
    • Support basic hardware tasks, such as replacing hard disks, patching fiber optic and network cabling, etc.
    • Use, write and update work instructions used for critical computer room processes.
    • Develop and maintain the inventory system used to manage the operational supply inventory.
    • Serve as security custodian of computer room(s). Working in conjunction with the industrial security office, ensure computer room physical security requirements are implemented and maintained.
  • Assist engineers in reviewing and recommending action on client requests for engineering change orders and obtains the required approvals.
  •  It is a condition of employment to wear company issued PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) in accordance with supervisory direction and company policy.
  • Perform other related duties as required.

Basic Qualifications:
  • Two years of college course or specialized courses in an applicable technical field and a minimum of 6 years of practical work experience to the degree necessary to perform the outlined responsibilities. Additional applicable education can be substituted for experience.
  • Knowledge of engineering systems technology and calculations; familiarity with applications of computers to engineering problems.
  • Basic skills in oral and written communication.
  • Must have mathematical or computer expertise, or a combination of the same.
Due to Air Force Security requirements, U.S. Citizenship is required for employment at AEDC.
NAS is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minority/Women/Veterans/Disabled (AA/EOE). All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, physical or mental disability, genetic information, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. Applicants with a physical or mental disability, who require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process, may e-mail their request to careers@nas-llc.us. PLEASE DO NOT SUBMIT RESUMES to this address as they will not be considered for employment opportunities.

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Agriculture Equipment Salesman

Agriculture Equipment Salesman                  GreenMark Equipment                        Winamac, IN
Who we are: We are a 15 location John Deere dealership in Southwest Michigan and Northern Indiana that provides sales and service to farmers, commercial businesses, large property owners and homeowners.
What we’re looking for: An experienced Ag Equipment Salesman for our Winamac, IN location.  You will be responsible for sales and account management of new and current customers for light and heavy agriculture products. You will be in an inside/outside sales role with an established territory that you can build upon.
Compensation: Base salary plus strong commission and draw program with first year compensation guaranteed
What we have:  An excellent work environment, competitive wages, an industry leading benefit plan including health, dental, and matching 401k.  Relocation provided. Growth opportunities.
NO OVERNIGHT TRAVEL REQUIRED. Company vehicle and cell phone provided.
 What you will be doing:

  • Maintain current product knowledge on features and benefits of all equipment potentially saleable by the dealership
  • Represent the company for the sale of machinery to customers in a defined sales area
  • Monitor competitive activity/products and timely communication to management
  • Maintain all customer information in assigned territory for sales management
  • Know and follow a defined sales process
  • Maintain assigned company vehicles and equipment
  • Assist with the preparation and execution of customer events
  • Conduct new equipment field demonstrations
  • Maintain current knowledge of financing options to assist customers with securing the purchase of new and used goods
  • Attend applicable sales training events/seminars
This job might be for you if you have:
  • 1+  years equipment sales experience
  • You are highly driven and comfortable learning and understanding the mechanics of farm equipment
  • Knowledge of agricultural or turf equipment and farming or operational practices
  • Ability to use standard desktop load applications such as Microsoft Office and internet functions
  • Ability to work flexible hours
  • Excellent customer relationship skills
  • Ability to analyze and interpret basic sales reports
  • High School Diploma or equivalent work experience
Related Fields: Farm Equipment Sales, Sales Manager, Agriculture Sales, Heavy Equipment Sales, Territory Sales Manager, Sales Account Manager, Outside Sales, Territory Manager, Equipment Sales Manager, Agricultural Sales Manager.
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Commercial Bkg Rel Manager - Agricultural Lender / Davenport IA

At U.S. Bank, we're passionate about helping customers and the communities where we live and work. The fifth-largest bank in the United States, we’re one of the country's most respected, innovative and successful financial institutions. U.S. Bank is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse workforce. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status, among other factors. Manages relationships with

Agricultural Commercial Banking Customers . Grows revenue as directed by senior management by successfully prospecting for new business and retaining and expanding existing customer relationships. Approves loans within assigned limits, manages loan and portfolio credit quality, sources prospects and develops new customer relationships. Provides financial advice to customers and sells appropriate bank products and services to those prospects and clients. Identifies and successfully capitalizes on cross-sell opportunities and makes appropriate referrals. Your Career is Here.

Qualifications: Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree, or equivalent work experience

  • Three to five years of

Agricultural commercial lending experience Preferred Skills/Experience

  • Strong relationship management and business development/sales skills

  • Well-developed analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Thorough knowledge of credit and credit quality

  • Thorough knowledge of bank products and services

  • Ability to work effectively with individuals and groups in managing customer relationships

  • Excellent presentation, verbal and written communication skills

  • Previous small business banking experience

Job:

Relationship Management

Primary Location: Iowa-IA-Davenport

Shift: 1st

  • Daytime

Average Hours Per Week: 40

Requisition ID: 160034133


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Diesel Mechanic John Deere Agricultural Equipment

Van Wall Equipment has a proud history as a John Deere dealer dating back to 1944, when the first dealership, known as Wall Implement, was opened on Main Street in Woodward Iowa. Since that time Van Wall Equipment has grown into one of the largest John Deere dealership groups in the country with more that 500 employees and 24 John Deere Locations spanning five states in the Midwest.

Van Wall is proud to sell and service a wide range of John Deere equipment. Location:  This position will be located in Carroll at:  21071 180th St, Carroll, IA 51401 Job Description The Van Wall Group is looking for an Ag Mechanic to perform diagnostics, service repairs and maintenance work on customer and/or dealer-owned agricultural equipment.

Candidate should have expertise to use the appropriate tools to successfully diagnose and repair most John Deere equipment.

  Diagnose problems and determine what repairs are needed. Perform any inspections as required. Repair, service, and assemble any machines.

Maintain a safe work environment and safe work habits. Check and report any shortages and malfunctions to the Service Manager.  Maintain and care for all shop tools, machines and equipment.

Complete dis-assembly and inspection, as efficiently as possible, so parts may be ordered and machine work can be scheduled promptly. Maintain records and account for all time, parts, and supplies used in repairing and servicing both customer and dealership equipment. Document each job by recording unit serial number and hour meter reading.

Develop skills in dis-assembly, assembly, and repair of components and machines. Participate in service training programs required for development of skills and knowledge. Report to Service Manager any additional work required to ensure proper operation and safety of equipment.

Maintain a clean and safe shop facility and environment. Operate trucks and equipment with extreme care and caution. Maintain and care for shop tools, equipment, vehicles and other employee’s belongings.

Stay current with technical changes. Help the dealership by participating in special programs, such as sales of service packages, demonstration programs, etc. Handle customer problems both objectively and tactfully.

Make a point to thank every customer  Represent the dealership as a professional Service Technician at all times. Desired Skills and Qualifications 1+ years of experience performing service repairs Ability to perform basic repairs and required maintenance using special tools and equipment following Technical Manual procedures Proficient knowledge of mechanical, electrical and hydraulic systems used in the repair of agricultural and turf equipment Ability to operate vehicles and equipment used for diagnostic purposes Proficient oral and written communication skills Ability to lift at least 75 lbs. repeatedly Basic Service Technician certification preferred High School Diploma or equivalent experience required; Associates degree preferred Valid driver’s license is required Fork lift license preferred Benefits Competitive Salary Health and Dental Insurance HSA Company Sponsored 401k Holiday Pay Vacation



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Product Control - Energy And Agricultural Commodities

Product Control - Energy and Agricultural Commodities

Job ID 78526

Date 06/08/2017 New York, New York Join the Global Community of Scotiabankers to help customers become financially better off.

A Best Workplace Scotiabank is a premier financial institution and Canada’s most international bank recognized as a Best Workplace®, in Canada, Mexico, El Salvador, Costa Rica, Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic, Panama, Peru, Chile and Latin America by the Great Place to Work® Institute.

A multinational winning team Scotiabank is Canada’s international bank and a leading financial services provider in North America, Latin America, the Caribbean and Central America, and parts of Asia. We are dedicated to helping our 21 million customers become better off through a broad range of advice, products and services, including personal and commercial banking, wealth management, corporate and investment banking.

Corporate Social Responsibility Scotiabank helps to build bright futures worldwide through ethical banking practices, environmental awareness and a commitment to communities. The Product Control Team (PC) is part of the Global Banking and Markets Finance Group.

Its primary functions relate to the front to back financial control of Capital Markets Trading business lines including the accurate and timely reporting of trading P&L and balance sheet items as well as the independent valuation of trading positions. We currently have an opening for a Product Controller for Energy and Agricultural Commodities in our New York office. Prior commodity experience in a Product Control environment is required.

Key accountabilities for this role are to: 1. Work closely with front office trading personnel in producing daily, weekly and monthly P&L results and analysis. 2. Investigate and resolve P&L discrepancies arising from incorrect booking of trades, missing deals, system errors, or valuation issues. 3.

Independently validate trading position valuations and calculate required reserves. 4. Generate ad-hoc reports to satisfy various financial and regulatory reporting requirements. 5. Complete the month end close process for balance sheet reconciliation and substantiation. 6.

Ensure compliance with internal and external audits 7. Driving process and system improvements through leading and participating in various project initiatives 8. Continue developing and improving the Internal Control environment through critical evaluation of current controls and processes and utilization of best practice.

QUALIFICATIONS: 1. Minimum of 5 years experience working with Energy Commodities including derivatives and physical. 2. Knowledge of non-vanilla trading portfolios that include options, swaptions, cross currency products and physical commodity structures. 3.

Knowledge of greek sensitivities and risk based p&l attribution. 4. Understanding of accounting for derivative products and balance sheet treatment. 5. Ability to develop and maintain constructive professional relationships with the Front Office and other support/control groups. 6.

Strong Excel skills required. VBA/programming skills would be a plus. EDUCATION AND ACCREDITATIONS:

B.S. in a quantitative/technical/finance degree. Degrees in other disciplines will be considered provided there is relevant experience in a trading environment dealing with non-linear portfolios. Scotiabank is committed to providing an inclusive and accessible candidate experience.

Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. If you require accommodation during the recruitment and selection process, please let us know. We will work with you to meet your needs.



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Technician, Agricultural

Special Requirements and Conditions Critical Position Valid Driver License Public Driving Record Overtime Travel Travel Outside of Normal Business Hours Other (provide description - max. 300 characters) Other (description) Hours of work 7:00 to 3:30, change at daylight savings to 6:30 to 3:00. #### Level of Supervision Received General Supervision


Items Used Small hand and power tools


; various trucks and small tractors, hand held radio, computer


Position Purpose Under supervision


, performs semi-skilled tasks to provide the irrigation required for production of tree and row crops on the Agricultural Experiment Station.


Essential Functions Essential Function


% Time

Irrigation System

75 Under supervision, regulate irrigation water applied to plots and orchards.

Operates various gates and valves necessary to control rates of flow of irrigation water involving furrow, drip, mini-sprinkler, and surface sprinkler systems in accordance with specific schedules provided by the immediate supervisor.

Cleans drain stands and furrows, unplugs sprinkler emitters, flushes mini-sprinkler lateral pipelines, repairs damaged sprinkler hoses, and cleans reservoirs. Assists in the establishment of irrigation systems in new and established research plots, laying out and recovering surface pipe systems, and retracing irrigation furrows. Utilizes a university vehicle for as necessary.

Maintenance

15 Makes minor repairs to PVC, aluminum sprinkler pipe, cement pipe systems as necessary. Uses various hand tools in maintaining and repairing irrigation systems of aluminum sprinkler pipe, irrigation valves, filter units, and polyethylene and PVC pipe. Transports sprinkler pipe.

Miscellaneous

5 Other duties as required.

Record Keeping

5 Records and reports water usage applied to plots, reports labor hours required to perform daily irrigation tasks, and record time on a computerized timesheet.


Minimum Requirements Minimum Requirement Display Ranking


1 One year of agricultural experience or demonstrated ability to operate light and/or non-complex agricultural equipment.

2 Demonstrated experience in using agricultural irrigation systems such as PVC, cement, aluminum pipe.

3 Experience to operate various small trucks and small tractors.

4 Ability to report and record water usage, labor hours, and on computerized timesheets.

5 Demonstrated experience to work outdoors for extended periods of time in extreme and inclement weather conditions and safely be able to move materials, equipment, and tools weighing up to 40 pounds.

6 Skill in the use of small hand and power tools used in normal repair of irrigation systems in inclement weather conditions.

7 Ability to repair cement, plastic, and aluminum pipe systems.

8 Must posses a valid California Driver's License and Blue Card (EPA Pesticide training provided by department.). Must also successfully pass a background investigation.

9 Ability to communicate effectively with co-workers and supervisors.

10 Ability to preform basic arithmetic calculations as well as read, understand, and speak English and follow oral and written instructions.


Preferred Qualifications Preferred Qualification Display Ranking


1 Entry level computer competency.

2 Experience setting irrigation controllers.

3 Experience in small plot work, including trees, vines and vegetables. Posted Position Purpose Under supervision, regulates irrigation water applied to plots and orchards.

Operates various gates and valves necessary to control rates of flow of irrigation water involving furrow, drip, mini-sprinkler, and surface sprinkler systems in accordance with specific schedules provided by the immediate supervisor.

Cleans drain stands and furrows, unplug sprinkler emitters, flush mini-sprinkler lateral pipelines, repair damaged sprinkler hoses, and clean reservoirs. Assists in the establishment of irrigation systems in new and established research plots, laying out and recovering surface pipe systems, and retracing irrigation furrows.

Posted Minimum Requirements One year of agricultural experience or demonstrated ability to operate light and/or non-complex agricultural equipment. Demonstrated experience in using agricultural irrigation systems such as PVC, cement, aluminum pipe. Experience to operate various small trucks and small tractors.

Ability to report and record water usage, labor hours, and on computerized timesheets. Demonstrated experience to work outdoors for extended periods of time in extreme and inclement weather conditions and safely be able to move materials, equipment, and tools weighing up to 50 pounds. Skill in the use of small hand and power tools used in normal repair of irrigation systems in inclement weather conditions.

Ability to repair cement, plastic, and aluminum pipe systems. Must posses a valid California Driver's License and Blue Card (EPA Pesticide training provided by department.). Must also successfully pass a background investigation. Ability to communicate effectively with co-workers and supervisors.

Ability to preform basic arithmetic calculations as well as read, understand, and speak English and follow oral and written instructions. Posted Preferred Qualifications Entry level computer competency. Experience setting irrigation controllers. Experience in small plot work, including trees, vines and vegetables.

Payroll Title: TECHNICIAN, AGRICULTURAL Title Code: 8542 Working Title: Technician, Agricultural Department Name: Agricultural Operations Supervisor: Ricardo Zapien Department Head: Peggy Mauk



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Technician, Agricultural

Technician, Agricultural Job Number Full/Part Time Schedule Salary 201701034302 Full Time Other $34,392 - $47,172 Position Information Under supervision, regulates irrigation water applied to plots and orchards. Operates various gates and valves necessary to control rates of flow of irrigation water involving furrow, drip, mini-sprinkler, and surface sprinkler systems in accordance with specific schedules provided by the immediate supervisor.

Cleans drain stands and furrows, unplug sprinkler emitters, flush mini-sprinkler lateral pipelines, repair damaged sprinkler hoses, and clean reservoirs. Assists in the establishment of irrigation systems in new and established research plots, laying out and recovering surface pipe systems, and retracing irrigation furrows. Minimum Requirements One year of agricultural experience or demonstrated ability to operate light and/or non-complex agricultural equipment.

Demonstrated experience in using agricultural irrigation systems such as PVC, cement, aluminum pipe. Experience to operate various small trucks and small tractors. Ability to report and record water usage, labor hours, and on computerized timesheets.

Demonstrated experience to work outdoors for extended periods of time in extreme and inclement weather conditions and safely be able to move materials, equipment, and tools weighing up to 50 pounds. Skill in the use of small hand and power tools used in normal repair of irrigation systems in inclement weather conditions. Ability to repair cement, plastic, and aluminum pipe systems.

Must posses a valid California Driver's License and Blue Card (EPA Pesticide training provided by department.). Must also successfully pass a background investigation. Ability to communicate effectively with co-workers and supervisors. Ability to preform basic arithmetic calculations as well as read, understand, and speak English and follow oral and written instructions.

Preferred Qualifications Entry level computer competency. Experience setting irrigation controllers. Experience in small plot work, including trees, vines and vegetables.

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