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As Altorfer Ag continues to expand, so do the opportunities for career growth. We are searching for high-energy, ambitious candidates who are ready to join us in our continued success. Whether you choose a path as a technician, sales representative or administrative professional, advancement opportunities are within your reach.


Jobs

Overview:

Prepare, inspect, and clean inside and outside of all new and used farm equipment.

Working Hours/Days:

7:00 am – 4:00 pm Monday – Friday, subject to review

Basic Duties:

  • Load and unload equipment, stage equipment with Altorfer Ag Products lot, light repair, maintenance and pre-delivery of machinery.
  • Track all shipping and receiving of equipment within the yard.
  • Scan all equipment during delivery and return processes as well as maintaining associated paperwork.
  • Responsible for the upkeep of the yard, making sure it’s a safe environment at all times for employees and customers.
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications:

  • Basic knowledge of farm equipment required.
  • Must be able to operate and control the pressure washing equipment.
  • Ag machinery operation experience preferred.
  • Previous mechanical and electrical experience preferred.
  • Basic forklift experience is required.
  • Able to lift a minimum of 50 lbs.
  • Must be able to work with minimal supervision and complete duties in a safe, fast paced manner.
  • Basic computer skills are need especially with programs such as Microsoft, Excel, and Outlook.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent is required.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license with clean driving record. This includes no more than 2 minor violations within the past 3 years and no major violations within the past 5 years (Motor Vehicle Report will be performed on final candidate).

Physical Requirements/Environmental Conditions:

This position will work in a Shop environment the majority of the time with some outside work, exposed to elements of weather, paint and chemicals. This position requires a lot of climbing in, out, on and around machines with heights up to 15’ high. May on a continuous basis walk, bend and lift up to 50lbs. The wearing of approved safety equipment (i.e. steel toe footwear) is required. Noise level in the shop/warehouse may range from moderate to high. Must be flexible during peak season working overtime as needed. Occasional local travel may be required. The physical demands described above are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform these functions. 

 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran. 

 

 

Why Work for Altorfer? 

 

At Altorfer, our iron is just the beginning. Our people make our company successful, and we would not be who we are without them. As a third generation, family-owned company created in 1957, we bring our values into how we do business. Everyone from technicians, sales representatives, administrative professionals, or somewhere in between is part of the “A-Team” and is crucial to our success. Here at Altorfer, we have over 35 locations and 1300 employees with long tenure for you to learn from. We have a collaborative, family valued culture, with a great reputation in the industry. A company that offers competitive pay, excellent benefits, and a remarkable team of people to work with. 

Overview:

This position performs in the field service and repairs and covers the agricultural market in the following Southern Illinois counties. Counties include, but not limited to: Bond, Clinton, Fayette and Montgomery county.

Working Hours/Days:

8:00 am - 4:30 pm Monday –Friday, weekends and overtime as needed to handle to customer demand

Basic Duties:

  • Perform in field service and repairs focusing primarily on Terragators, Rogators, Claas Lexion combines, Fendt, Massey Ferguson and Challenger Tractors and other CAT Ag products.
  • Troubleshoot and repair hydraulic, electrical and all other systems.
  • Focus on establishing and maintaining service-oriented relationships with customers.
  • Use computer and parts books to look up certain parts.
  • Complete service reports and all other paperwork before and after repairs are made.
  • May perform other related duties as requested and/or assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Successful completion of a formal technical training program preferred or equivalent Ag machinery experience and knowledge required.
  • Electrical and hydraulic diagnostic and troubleshooting skills needed
  • Basic computer skills are needed, especially with programs such as Microsoft, Excel, Outlook, and CAT Programs.
  • Must be able to work independently and provide excellent customer service.
  • Maintain quality service by leaving customer’s equipment appearance in excellent condition and fix all maintenance issues.
  • Excellent communication skills are needed.
  • To be successful in this position you must be able to work in a fast paced environment.
  • Must be a self-started and able to adapt to change.
  • Willingness to work overtime and weekends when needed.
  • Must reside centrally within designated territory or willingness to relocation within designated territory.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent required.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license with clean driving record. This includes no more than 2 minor violations within the past 3 years and no major violations within the past 5 years (Motor Vehicle Report will be performed on final candidate).

Physical Requirements/Environmental Conditions:

This position will spend a good portion of time being outdoors working in agricultural fields, exposed to elements of weather, dust, dirt, different types of vegetation’s, causing allergic reactions. May work in an office environment and travel to customer’s work sites. May on a continuous basis walk, bend and lift up to 75lbs. Must be able to climb/operate machinery and various types of farm equipment. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to high. May sit at a desk for a period of time to answer phone calls or use a keyboard to complete documents and communicate through email. The physical demands described above are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran. 

 

 

Why Work for Altorfer? 

 

At Altorfer, our iron is just the beginning. Our people make our company successful, and we would not be who we are without them. As a third generation, family-owned company created in 1957, we bring our values into how we do business. Everyone from technicians, sales representatives, administrative professionals, or somewhere in between is part of the “A-Team” and is crucial to our success. Here at Altorfer, we have over 35 locations and 1300 employees with long tenure for you to learn from. We have a collaborative, family valued culture, with a great reputation in the industry. A company that offers competitive pay, excellent benefits, and a remarkable team of people to work with. 

 

Overview:

This position performs in the field service and repairs and covers the agricultural market in the following Southern Illinois counties. Counties include, but not limited to: Bond, Clinton, Fayette and Montgomery county.

Working Hours/Days:

8:00 am - 4:30 pm Monday –Friday, weekends and overtime as needed to handle to customer demand

Basic Duties:

  • Perform in field service and repairs focusing primarily on Terragators, Rogators, Claas Lexion combines, Fendt, Massey Ferguson and Challenger Tractors and other CAT Ag products.
  • Troubleshoot and repair hydraulic, electrical and all other systems.
  • Focus on establishing and maintaining service-oriented relationships with customers.
  • Use computer and parts books to look up certain parts.
  • Complete service reports and all other paperwork before and after repairs are made.
  • May perform other related duties as requested and/or assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Successful completion of a formal technical training program preferred or equivalent Ag machinery experience and knowledge required.
  • Electrical and hydraulic diagnostic and troubleshooting skills needed
  • Basic computer skills are needed, especially with programs such as Microsoft, Excel, Outlook, and CAT Programs.
  • Must be able to work independently and provide excellent customer service.
  • Maintain quality service by leaving customer’s equipment appearance in excellent condition and fix all maintenance issues.
  • Excellent communication skills are needed.
  • To be successful in this position you must be able to work in a fast paced environment.
  • Must be a self-started and able to adapt to change.
  • Willingness to work overtime and weekends when needed.
  • Must reside centrally within designated territory or willingness to relocation within designated territory.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent required.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license with clean driving record. This includes no more than 2 minor violations within the past 3 years and no major violations within the past 5 years (Motor Vehicle Report will be performed on final candidate).

Physical Requirements/Environmental Conditions:

This position will spend a good portion of time being outdoors working in agricultural fields, exposed to elements of weather, dust, dirt, different types of vegetation’s, causing allergic reactions. May work in an office environment and travel to customer’s work sites. May on a continuous basis walk, bend and lift up to 75lbs. Must be able to climb/operate machinery and various types of farm equipment. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to high. May sit at a desk for a period of time to answer phone calls or use a keyboard to complete documents and communicate through email. The physical demands described above are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran. 

 

 

Why Work for Altorfer? 

 

At Altorfer, our iron is just the beginning. Our people make our company successful, and we would not be who we are without them. As a third generation, family-owned company created in 1957, we bring our values into how we do business. Everyone from technicians, sales representatives, administrative professionals, or somewhere in between is part of the “A-Team” and is crucial to our success. Here at Altorfer, we have over 35 locations and 1300 employees with long tenure for you to learn from. We have a collaborative, family valued culture, with a great reputation in the industry. A company that offers competitive pay, excellent benefits, and a remarkable team of people to work with. 

 

Overview:

Provides administrative support to the Altorfer AG Products service managers and the service staff. 

Working Hours/Days:

8:00 am - 5:00 pm Monday - Friday

Basic Duties:

  • Customer billing.
  • Processing field campaigns/tracking.
  • Processing technicians time/service reports.
  • Processing warranty credits.
  • Responsible for processing and managing payroll
  • Answering overflow of incoming calls, answer general inquiries about inovices and assist customer 
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • 2-3 years of previous experience in a secretarial, accounting/payroll or other clerical experience required
  • Ability to read/ interpret documents such as service literature and procedure manuals
  • Ability to write and complete routine reports and correspondence forms.
  • Must have good math skills and the ability to interpret basic statistical reports.
  • Must be a self-starter with good time management, planning and organizational skills and committed to detail.
  • Ability to work on their own, work under pressure, adapt to change in a fast paced environment and meet challenging deadlines.
  • Excellent customer communication skills (written, email, and verbal) are a requirement of the position.
  • Must be able to join and support an existing team, while sharing common goals and values. A positive and can-do attitude is a plus, with the ability to adapt to a ever-changing environment.
  • Basic knowledge of Agriculture background preferred.
  • Computer literate and proficient with programs such as Microsoft Word, Excel, and outlook required. 10-key experience and able to type 40-50WPM preferred.
  • Must reside or be willing to relocate within commuting distance to Clinton, IL.
  • Must have a High School Diploma or equivalent and a valid driver’s license with clean driving record (Motor Vehicle Report will be performed on final candidate).

 

Physical Requirements/Environmental Conditions:

This position works primarily in an office environment. May, on a continuous basis, sit at a desk for a long period of time; answer telephone calls and write or use a keyboard to communicate through written means. May on a continuous basis walk, bend and lift up to 20lbs. May be required to wear appropriate safety equipment (IE- Safety glasses or side shields) when needed. The noise level in the office environment is usually moderate to low. Must be flexible to work varying schedules and hours as needed. The physical demands described above are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran. 

 

 

Why Work for Altorfer? 

 

At Altorfer, our iron is just the beginning. Our people make our company successful, and we would not be who we are without them. As a third generation, family-owned company created in 1957, we bring our values into how we do business. Everyone from technicians, sales representatives, administrative professionals, or somewhere in between is part of the “A-Team” and is critical to our success. Here at Altorfer, we have over 35 locations and 1300 employees with long tenure for you to learn from. We have a collaborative, family valued culture, with a great reputation in the industry. A company that offers competitive pay, excellent benefits, and a remarkable team of people to work with. 

 

Overview:

Perform in the field service repairs on agricultural equipment. This position covers the agricultural market in the following South Central Illinois territory. Counties included, but not limited to: Sangamon, Logan, Morgan and Menard county.

Working Hours/Days:

8:00 am - 4:30 pm Monday –Friday, weekends and overtime as needed to handle to customer demand

Basic Duties:

  • Perform in field service and repairs focusing primarily on Terragators, Rogators, Claas Lexion combines, Fendt, Massey Ferguson and Challenger Tractors and other CAT Ag products.
  • Troubleshoot and repair hydraulic, electrical and all other systems.
  • Focus on establishing and maintaining service-oriented relationships with customers.
  • Use computer and parts books to look up certain parts.
  • Complete service reports and all other paperwork before and after repairs are made.
  • May perform other related duties as requested and/or assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Successful completion of a formal technical training program preferred or equivalent Ag machinery experience and knowledge required.
  • Electrical and hydraulic diagnostic and troubleshooting skills needed
  • Basic computer skills are needed, especially with programs such as Microsoft, Excel, Outlook, and CAT Programs.
  • Must be able to work independently and provide excellent customer service.
  • Maintain quality service by leaving customer’s equipment appearance in excellent condition and fix all maintenance issues.
  • Excellent communication skills are needed.
  • To be successful in this position you must be able to work in a fast paced environment.
  • Must be a self-started and able to adapt to change.
  • Willingness to work overtime and weekends when needed.
  • Must reside centrally within designated territory or willingness to relocation within designated territory.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent required.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license with clean driving record. This includes no more than 2 minor violations within the past 3 years and no major violations within the past 5 years (Motor Vehicle Report will be performed on final candidate).

Physical Requirements/Environmental Conditions:

This position will spend a good portion of time being outdoors working in agricultural fields, exposed to elements of weather, dust, dirt, different types of vegetation’s, causing allergic reactions. May work in an office environment and travel to customer’s work sites. May on a continuous basis walk, bend and lift up to 75lbs. Must be able to climb/operate machinery and various types of farm equipment. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to high. May sit at a desk for a period of time to answer phone calls or use a keyboard to complete documents and communicate through email. The physical demands described above are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran. 

 

 

Why Work for Altorfer? 

 

At Altorfer, our iron is just the beginning. Our people make our company successful, and we would not be who we are without them. As a third generation, family-owned company created in 1957, we bring our values into how we do business. Everyone from technicians, sales representatives, administrative professionals, or somewhere in between is part of the “A-Team” and is crucial to our success. Here at Altorfer, we have over 35 locations and 1300 employees with long tenure for you to learn from. We have a collaborative, family valued culture, with a great reputation in the industry. A company that offers competitive pay, excellent benefits, and a remarkable team of people to work with. 

 

Overview:

Perform service repairs in the field. Focusing primarily on field campaigns, service bulletins, product improvement programs and Gold Star maintenance on Ag equipment. This position will cover Altorfer's Central Illinois ag territory.

Working Hours/Days:

8:00 am - 4:30 pm Monday –Friday, weekends and overtime as needed to handle to customer demand

Basic Duties:

  • Perform in field service on Fendt, Massey Ferguson, and Challenger Tractors, Ag Chem Rogator and Terragator sprayer/spreaders,  Claas Lexion Combines and misc. short line companies. 
  • Must live in  Altorfer Ag Central Illinois territory
  • Possibility of some overnight travel                                                                                    

Qualifications:

  • AG machinery knowledge and experience preferred but not necessary.
  • Military and veterans encouraged to apply.
  • Basic computer skills are needed
  • To be successful in this position you must be able to work in a fast paced environment, be a self-starter and able to adapt to change. Must possess good communication skills and willingness to work overtime and some weekends.
  • Must possess a mechanical mindset with the ability to a follow process of repair
  • Possess a valid driver’s license and clean driving record. This includes no more than 2 minor violations within the past 3 years and no major violations within the past 5 years (Motor Vehicle report will be run on final candidate).

Physical Requirements/Environmental Conditions:

This position will spend a good portion of time being outdoors working in agricultural fields, exposed to elements of weather, dust, dirt, different types of vegetation’s, causing allergic reactions. May work in an office environment and travel to customer’s work sites. May on a continuous basis walk, bend and lift up to 75lbs. Must be able to climb/operate machinery and various types of farm equipment. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to high. May sit at a desk for a period of time to answer phone calls or use a keyboard to complete documents and communicate through email. The physical demands described above are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran. 

 

 

Why Work for Altorfer? 

 

At Altorfer, our iron is just the beginning. Our people make our company successful, and we would not be who we are without them. As a third generation, family-owned company created in 1957, we bring our values into how we do business. Everyone from technicians, sales representatives, administrative professionals, or somewhere in between is part of the “A-Team” and is crucial to our success. Here at Altorfer, we have over 35 locations and 1300 employees with long tenure for you to learn from. We have a collaborative, family valued culture, with a great reputation in the industry. A company that offers competitive pay, excellent benefits, and a remarkable team of people to work with. 

 

Overview:

Perform in field repairs on Agriculture equipment. This position covers the agricultural market in the following Eastern Illinois territory. Counties include, but not limited to: of Northern Clark, Edgar, and Southern Vermilion county

 

Working Hours/Days:

8:00 am - 4:30 pm Monday –Friday, weekends and overtime as needed to handle to customer demand

Basic Duties:

  • Perform in field service and repairs focusing primarily on Terragators, Rogators, Claas Lexion combines, Fendt, Massey Ferguson, Challenger Tractors and other CAT Ag products.
  • Troubleshoot and repair hydraulic, electrical and all other systems.
  • Focus on establishing and maintaining service-oriented relationships with customers.
  • Use computer and parts books to look up certain parts.
  • Complete service reports and all other paperwork before and after repairs are made.
  • May perform other related duties as requested and/or assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Successful completion of a formal technical training program preferred or equivalent Ag machinery experience and knowledge required.
  • Military and veterans encouraged to apply.
  • Electrical and hydraulic diagnostic and troubleshooting skills needed
  • Basic computer skills are needed, especially with programs such as Microsoft, Excel, Outlook, and CAT Programs.
  • Must be able to work independently and provide excellent customer service.
  • Maintain quality service by leaving customer’s equipment appearance in excellent condition and fix all maintenance issues.
  • Excellent communication skills are needed.
  • To be successful in this position you must be able to work in a fast paced environment.
  • Must be a self-started and able to adapt to change.
  • Willingness to work overtime and weekends when needed.
  • Must reside centrally within designated territory or willingness to relocation within designated territory.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent required.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license with clean driving record. This includes no more than 2 minor violations within the past 3 years and no major violations within the past 5 years (Motor Vehicle Report will be performed on final candidate).

Physical Requirements/Environmental Conditions:

This position will spend a good portion of time being outdoors working in agricultural fields, exposed to elements of weather, dust, dirt, different types of vegetation’s, causing allergic reactions. May work in an office environment and travel to customer’s work sites. May on a continuous basis walk, bend and lift up to 75lbs. Must be able to climb/operate machinery and various types of farm equipment. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to high. May sit at a desk for a period of time to answer phone calls or use a keyboard to complete documents and communicate through email. The physical demands described above are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran. 

 

 

Why Work for Altorfer? 

 

At Altorfer, our iron is just the beginning. Our people make our company successful, and we would not be who we are without them. As a third generation, family-owned company created in 1957, we bring our values into how we do business. Everyone from technicians, sales representatives, administrative professionals, or somewhere in between is part of the “A-Team” and is crucial to our success. Here at Altorfer, we have over 35 locations and 1300 employees with long tenure for you to learn from. We have a collaborative, family valued culture, with a great reputation in the industry. A company that offers competitive pay, excellent benefits, and a remarkable team of people to work with. 

 

Overview:

Altorfer Agriculture facility has partnered with local community colleges to combine real-world experience through internship while being in school.

Working Hours/Days:

7:00am to 3:30pm Monday – Friday, store/school hours

Basic Duties:

Altorfer Agriculture facility has partnered with local community colleges to combine real-world experience through internship while being in school. Work with experienced Agriculture Technicians to gain hands on experience on Fendt, Massey, Challenger tractors, RoGator and TerraGator application equipment, and Lexion combines.

Qualifications:

  • Currently enrolled in a junior college with an above average grade point & a drive for a career in Agriculture.
  • Credentials including being a self-starter with good time management, planning & organizational skills, team oriented and commitment to detail recommended.
  • Must be able to lift 70lbs.
  • Basic computer skills with programs such as Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook.
  • Must have or will be receiving a High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Willingness to work overtime and some weekends when needed.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license with clean driving record. This includes no more than 2 minor violations within the past 3 years and no major violations within the past 5 years (Motor Vehicle Report will be performed on final candidate).

 

Physical Requirements/Environmental Conditions:

This position works in a shop/warehouse environment. May on a continuous basis walk, bend and lift up to 70lbs. May be required to wear appropriate safety equipment (IE- Safety glasses or side shields) when needed. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to high. May intermittently sit at a desk for a period of time to answer telephone and write or use a keyboard to communicate through email. Must be flexible to work varying schedules and hours as needed. Occasional travel may be required. The physical demands described above are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran. 

 

 

Why Work for Altorfer? 

 

At Altorfer, our iron is just the beginning. Our people make our company successful, and we would not be who we are without them. As a third generation, family-owned company created in 1957, we bring our values into how we do business. Everyone from technicians, sales representatives, administrative professionals, or somewhere in between is part of the “A-Team” and is critical to our success. Here at Altorfer, we have over 35 locations and 1300 employees with long tenure for you to learn from. We have a collaborative, family valued culture, with a great reputation in the industry. A company that offers competitive pay, excellent benefits, and a remarkable team of people to work with. 

Overview:

Perform service and repairs in the shop at our West Branch, Iowa location.

Working Hours/Days:

7:30 am - 4:00 pm Monday- Friday, overtime & weekends as needed

Basic Duties:

  • Focusing primarily on Terragators, Rogators, Claas Lexion Combines, and Fendt.
  • Troubleshoot and repair hydraulic, electrical and all other systems.
  • May perform other related duties as requested and/or assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Successful completion of a formal technical training program preferred or 2 years of AG machinery knowledge and experience required.
  • Electrical and hydraulic diagnostic and troubleshooting skills needed.
  • Basic computer skills are needed especially with programs such as Microsoft, Excel, Outlook and CAT Programs.
  • Must have knowledge and previous experience working with parts books.
  • Possess good communication skills and able to lift 75-100lbs.
  • Willingness to work overtime and some weekends when needed.
  • Must be able to work in a fast paced environment, be a self-starter and able to adapt to change.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent is required.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license with clean driving record. This includes no more than 2 minor violations within the past 3 years and no major violations within the past 5 years (Motor Vehicle Report will be performed on final candidate).

 

Physical Requirements/Environmental Conditions:

This position works in a warehouse/shop environment. May on a continuous basis walk, bend and lift up to 75-100lbs. May be required to wear appropriate safety equipment (IE- Safety glasses or side shields) when needed. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to high. May intermittently sit at a desk for a period of time to answer telephone and write or use a keyboard to communicate through email. Must be flexible to work varying schedules and hours as needed. Occasional travel may be required. The physical demands described above are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran. 

 

 

Why Work for Altorfer? 

 

At Altorfer, our iron is just the beginning. Our people make our company successful, and we would not be who we are without them. As a third generation, family-owned company created in 1957, we bring our values into how we do business. Everyone from technicians, sales representatives, administrative professionals, or somewhere in between is part of the “A-Team” and is critical to our success. Here at Altorfer, we have over 35 locations and 1300 employees with long tenure for you to learn from. We have a collaborative, family valued culture, with a great reputation in the industry. A company that offers competitive pay, excellent benefits, and a remarkable team of people to work with. 

Overview:

Perform in the field service repairs on agricultural equipment. This position covers the agricultural market in the following Southern Iowa and Northern Missouri territory. Southern IA counties include, but not limited to: Wapello, Davis, and Van Buren county. Northern MO counties include, but not limited to: Scotland, Schuyler, Putnam, and Clark county

Working Hours/Days:

8:00 am - 4:30 pm Monday –Friday, weekends and overtime as needed to handle to customer demand

Basic Duties:

  • Perform in field service and repairs focusing primarily on Terragators, Rogators, Claas Lexion combines, Fendt, Challenger and Massey FergusonTractors and other CAT Ag products.
  • Troubleshoot and repair hydraulic, electrical and all other systems.
  • Focus on establishing and maintaining service-oriented relationships with customers.
  • Use computer and parts books to look up certain parts.
  • Complete service reports and all other paperwork before and after repairs are made.
  • May perform other related duties as requested and/or assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Successful completion of a formal technical training program preferred or equivalent Ag machinery experience and knowledge required.
  • Electrical and hydraulic diagnostic and troubleshooting skills needed
  • Basic computer skills are needed, especially with programs such as Microsoft, Excel, Outlook, and CAT Programs.
  • Must be able to work independently and provide excellent customer service.
  • Maintain quality service by leaving customer’s equipment appearance in excellent condition and fix all maintenance issues.
  • Excellent communication skills are needed.
  • To be successful in this position you must be able to work in a fast paced environment.
  • Must be a self-started and able to adapt to change.
  • Willingness to work overtime and weekends when needed.
  • Must reside centrally within designated territory or willingness to relocation within designated territory.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent required.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license with clean driving record. This includes no more than 2 minor violations within the past 3 years and no major violations within the past 5 years (Motor Vehicle Report will be performed on final candidate).

Physical Requirements/Environmental Conditions:

This position will spend a good portion of time being outdoors working in agricultural fields, exposed to elements of weather, dust, dirt, different types of vegetation’s, causing allergic reactions. May work in an office environment and travel to customer’s work sites. May on a continuous basis walk, bend and lift up to 75lbs. Must be able to climb/operate machinery and various types of farm equipment. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to high. May sit at a desk for a period of time to answer phone calls or use a keyboard to complete documents and communicate through email. The physical demands described above are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran. 

 

 

Why Work for Altorfer? 

 

At Altorfer, our iron is just the beginning. Our people make our company successful, and we would not be who we are without them. As a third generation, family-owned company created in 1957, we bring our values into how we do business. Everyone from technicians, sales representatives, administrative professionals, or somewhere in between is part of the “A-Team” and is crucial to our success. Here at Altorfer, we have over 35 locations and 1300 employees with long tenure for you to learn from. We have a collaborative, family valued culture, with a great reputation in the industry. A company that offers competitive pay, excellent benefits, and a remarkable team of people to work with. 

 

Overview:

Perform in field repairs on Agriculture equipment. This position covers the agricultural market in the following Eastern Illinois territory. Counties include, but not limited to: of Northern Clark, Edgar, and Southern Vermilion county

 

Working Hours/Days:

8:00 am - 4:30 pm Monday –Friday, weekends and overtime as needed to handle to customer demand

Basic Duties:

  • Perform in field service and repairs focusing primarily on Terragators, Rogators, Claas Lexion combines, Fendt, Massey Ferguson, Challenger Tractors and other CAT Ag products.
  • Troubleshoot and repair hydraulic, electrical and all other systems.
  • Focus on establishing and maintaining service-oriented relationships with customers.
  • Use computer and parts books to look up certain parts.
  • Complete service reports and all other paperwork before and after repairs are made.
  • May perform other related duties as requested and/or assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Successful completion of a formal technical training program preferred or equivalent Ag machinery experience and knowledge required.
  • Military and veterans encouraged to apply.
  • Electrical and hydraulic diagnostic and troubleshooting skills needed
  • Basic computer skills are needed, especially with programs such as Microsoft, Excel, Outlook, and CAT Programs.
  • Must be able to work independently and provide excellent customer service.
  • Maintain quality service by leaving customer’s equipment appearance in excellent condition and fix all maintenance issues.
  • Excellent communication skills are needed.
  • To be successful in this position you must be able to work in a fast paced environment.
  • Must be a self-started and able to adapt to change.
  • Willingness to work overtime and weekends when needed.
  • Must reside centrally within designated territory or willingness to relocation within designated territory.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent required.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license with clean driving record. This includes no more than 2 minor violations within the past 3 years and no major violations within the past 5 years (Motor Vehicle Report will be performed on final candidate).

Physical Requirements/Environmental Conditions:

This position will spend a good portion of time being outdoors working in agricultural fields, exposed to elements of weather, dust, dirt, different types of vegetation’s, causing allergic reactions. May work in an office environment and travel to customer’s work sites. May on a continuous basis walk, bend and lift up to 75lbs. Must be able to climb/operate machinery and various types of farm equipment. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to high. May sit at a desk for a period of time to answer phone calls or use a keyboard to complete documents and communicate through email. The physical demands described above are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran. 

 

 

Why Work for Altorfer? 

 

At Altorfer, our iron is just the beginning. Our people make our company successful, and we would not be who we are without them. As a third generation, family-owned company created in 1957, we bring our values into how we do business. Everyone from technicians, sales representatives, administrative professionals, or somewhere in between is part of the “A-Team” and is crucial to our success. Here at Altorfer, we have over 35 locations and 1300 employees with long tenure for you to learn from. We have a collaborative, family valued culture, with a great reputation in the industry. A company that offers competitive pay, excellent benefits, and a remarkable team of people to work with.