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SOD BUSTER SALES INC Agricultural Mechanic in POLSON, Montana

Full-time mechanic wanted for busy agricultural equipment and fabrication shop located 4 miles north of Polson. Welding skills a must. Metal fabrication experience a plus. Tools required SAE. Must have basic experience of diesel and gas motors. Position will diagnose, repair and reassemble agriculture equipment including bale wagons, combines, balers, windrowers, tractors, swathers and more following technical procedures from manuals. Ability to work on variety of equipment such as New Holland, Case, John Deere, and others. Essential duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to: -Analyzing and diagnosing (troubleshooting) equipment malfunctions or failures. -Repairing, replacing and/or rebuilding engines, transmissions, final drives, steering, clutches, cross shafts, hydraulic components, electrical systems and air systems. -Determining correct parts needed to complete the task and order in a timely manner from the Parts Department, as well as, returning all unused parts in a timely manner. -Repair or replace defective parts, using hand tools, press brake, iron worker, plasma cutter, lathes, welding equipment, grinders, or saws. -Reassemble machines and equipment following repair; test operation; and make adjustments as necessary. If applicant possesses some but not all of the necessary qualifications, on-the-job training may be considered. Must be motivated, self-starter, able to work without direct supervision. Good record keeping skills mandatory for work orders. Ability to lift at least 75 lbs. repeatedly. Fork lift experience preferred. Wages depend on experience.