Field Technician for Agricultural Equipment
PrairieCoast equipment
Fairview, AB

Field Technician for Agricultural Equipment

Location: Fairview, Alberta

If you and your family enjoy a farming community atmosphere, consider joining our PrairieCoast family in Fairview Alberta. Fairview has good schools, lots of extra curricular activities for kids, recreational opportunities, like sledding, skiing, camping, golfing, fishing and hunting. With guaranteed hours and no rotations out of camp, you’ll be able to spend evenings with your family, and enjoy your favorite hobbies on weekends.

Prospective candidates will benefit from:

  • Working for one of Canada’s Best Managed companies
  • A knowledgeable Service Manager and advisor team backing the department
  • Events outside of the workplace like hockey games against other branches and staff BBQ’s
  • Ongoing training with John Deere certified courses
  • Easy going work environment
  • Excellent compensation
  • Extensive benefits & RRSP program
  • Employee Share Ownership Program
  • Long Term Service Awards
  • Opportunities for overtime
  • Top notch Apprentice program with wage top up to 95% while attending school plus tuition support
  • Boot Allowance program

As a Field Technician for Prairie Coast you will:

Perform basic diagnostics, service repairs and maintenance work on customer and/or dealer-owned agricultural and turf equipment.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • 3+ years of experience performing service repairs
  • Journeyman Heavy Duty Mechanic or Ag Technician preferred
  • 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 heavy duty and / or agricultural equipment
  • Ability to use Service Advisor and basic computer functions
  • Ability to operate vehicles and equipment used for diagnostic purposes
  • Proficient oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to lift at least 75 lbs. repeatedly
  • High School Diploma or equivalent experience required
  • Valid driver’s license with reasonable abstract is required

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Heavy Duty Mechanic: 3 years (Required)