Set-Up Technician



Performs set-ups, reconditioning, basic service repairs and maintenance work on customer and/or dealer-owned agricultural and turf equipment. Will work with direction or guidance from the Service Manager or senior technicians. Consistently exhibits Midwest Machinery Company's core values of Commitment, Passion, Progressiveness, Integrity, and Value Delivery.


  • Performs set-ups and reconditioning of company owned equipment
  • Participates in Service EDUCATE Training programs required for the development of skills and knowledge
  • Maintains current knowledge of John Deere and competitive products
  • Maintains condition of vehicles, inventory, tools and equipment
  • Maintains a clean work area and performs work in a neat and orderly fashion
  • Follows all safety rules and regulations in performing work assignments
  • Completes all reports and forms required in conjunction with work assignments
  • Accounts for all time on a timecard and for all material used in performing assigned duties
  • Interacts in a positive and respectful manner with customers and fellow employees
  • Actively assists in recruiting service work
  • Shares knowledge and skills with other company technicians
  • Assists other technicians as assigned to increase total shop productivity
  • Maintains and promotes a safe work environment. Demonstrates understanding of and ability to follow all safety rules and regulations in performing work assignments
  • Performs other duties as assigned



  • High School Diploma or equivalent experience required
  • No technician experience or formal training/education required
  • Ability to perform basic repairs and required maintenance using special tools and equipment following Technical Manuals
  • Basic mechanical knowledge
  • Ability to use a forklift/skid loader
  • Proficient oral and written communication skills
  • Required tools and training will be provided

Physical, Mental and Other Requirements:

  • Frequent bending and stooping
  • Ability to lift up to 75 lbs. frequently
  • Standing for extended periods of time
  • Occasional work outdoors in extreme heat or cold, rain or snow
  • Occasional work on ladders
  • Occasional work in confined spaces
  • Ability to work extended hours and weekends
  • Valid drivers license with an insurable driving record required
  • Must pass a pre-employment background study

Job Details

Posted Date
December 13, 2022
Sauk Centre
, MN
Expiration Date
April 25, 2023