Service Technician

Midwest Machinery Co
Midwest Machinery Co. is a 30-location John Deere dealership serving Minnesota and Wisconsin in agricultural, commercial, and residential equipment sales, parts, and service.


A Service Technician is responsible for completing the following tasks:

  • Service, calibrate, commission, troubleshoot and repair a variety of meters, pumps, registers, and other petroleum equipment
  • Troubleshoot, rebuild and calibrate meters and related items
  • Maintain required performance and maintenance records
  • Maintain accurate DOT Logs / Paperwork
  • Attend training sessions at customer and vendor locations
  • Start up and service tanker truck terminal load rack equipment, ethanol skids, and other petroleum equipment
  • Install and repair grounding and overfill prevention systems
  • Warranty work, annual inspections, and emergency service work
  • Equipment testing to check operation
  • 90% overnight weekday travel
  • Other duties as assigned

Expectations of Employees

  • Must be able to work independently
  • Ability to obtain appropriate weights and measures permits
  • Perform all work in a 100% safe manner following appropriate regulations, policies, and procedures
  • Ability to work safely with flammable liquids; occasional hazardous material handling
  • Ability to work outdoors in all seasons
  • Ability to stand for an extended period of time

Traits of Successful Employees

  • Solid electronics background and computer knowledge preferred
  • Outstanding interpersonal relationship skill sets as well as solid customer service focus
  • Ability to complete tasks according to planned schedule
  • Willingness to help out where needed


  • HS Graduate or equivalent; Tech/trade school training is a plus
  • Outstanding driving record with respect to observing driving regulations and federal/state/local motor vehicle laws
  • Required to have a valid State Driver’s License with the ability to obtain a commercial driver’s license with hazmat endorsement upon hire
  • Minimum 3 years mechanical repair, troubleshooting, analytical aptitude
  • Must be able to read blue prints and schematics
  • Basic understanding of hydraulic principles


  • Weekly paycheck
  • Boot reimbursements up to $125
  • Medical insurance - company covers 75% of premiums
  • Dental and vision insurance
  • Paid vacation
  • Company paid life insurance
  • 401K retirement account with 5% company match
  • On the spot bonuses up to $100

Job Details

Posted Date
September 2, 2022
, MN