Western Tractor Company Inc., a 4-store John Deere dealer located in Southern Alberta, is searching for full time Experienced Parts Technician to join our growing John Deere agricultural equipment group at our Lethbridge location. Western Tractor is located at the center of an irrigated agricultural area that is known for the variety of specialty crops that it produces. John Deere is the number one brand of Agricultural, Turf and Commercial Construction equipment in the area and has been represented by Western Tractor in Southern Alberta since the 1930's. Western Tractor's commitment to our basic values, customer focus and employee improvement are what has made us a dominant dealer and an "employer of choice".
Responsibilities and Duties
Reporting directly to the Parts Branch Manager, this position will be involved with the sales, promotion and growth of our parts business - following our motto of striving to "provide the right part to fit the external or internal customer's need at the right time, every time". The main responsibility will be to serve customers at the parts counter; however, some time may be spent assisting with preparing and maintaining merchandise.
The successful candidates will be joining a workforce that has a great mix of experience and energy; a team who will share their knowledge and expertise, are committed to doing great work and who like to have some fun on the job.
Candidates who have completed a parts apprenticeship or who have substantial experience in parts will be given priority.
We offer our employees terrific opportunities to grow within our organization. Employees are our number one asset and we encourage training and personal development for everyone. Our employees receive on the job training, John Deere University courses and training in other locations across North America. Continual upgrading of parts knowledge with courses offered on John Deere's learning pathway is a requirement. We are proud of the education that we provide our staff.
Western Tractor offers competitive wages and a great benefits plan. Employees can be assured that they and their loved ones will be covered in the case of illness or accident. With this in mind we offer:
- Short term and long term disability
- Critical illness
- Prescription drug coverage
- Dental coverage
- Accidental death and dismemberment coverage
- Life insurance and dependent life insurance
- Extended health benefits
- Registered Retirement Savings Plan
- Extensive safety program
- Boot and tool allowance
To apply for this position, we are requesting that cover letters and resumes be delivered IN PERSON to TJ Howg, Parts Manager at our Lethbridge location.
Western Tractor Company Inc.
TJ Howg, Parts Branch Manager
48 Broxburn Blvd
Broxburn Business Park
If personal delivery is not practical, please reply to this ad with your cover letter and resume.
Job Type: Full-time