Working within the travel team and exclusively working for a major Agricultural sprayer manufacturer in their experimental field test department

Sage Ag Inc. is currently seeking hardworking, self-motivated, & detailed oriented individuals who are passionate about production agriculture & machinery. Through this position, you will be working with a major agricultural machinery manufacturer in an experimental field test environment.  This position is 95% travel throughout the U.S. and requires extensive periods away from home. You will be working independently and as a team with engineers, technicians, & customers, on the cutting edge of agricultural machinery technology. In this exciting position, you will be providing updates and supporting test activities with self-propelled sprayers.

Responsibilities:

  • Monitor operation of pre-production sprayers
  • Reporting machine issues directly to design engineers daily
  • Performing frequent software updates to test vehicles and equipment
  • Assisting engineers and employees to ensure a safe and productive work environment
  • Rebuild and update pre-production sprayers to current designs
  • Gathering critical machine information, crop condition and test data
  • Effectively communicating customer’s needs back to engineering
  • Correctly installing new parts for customer evaluation

Requirements:

  • Minimum of 250 hours of agricultural machinery operation
  • Minimum GPA of 2.5 in an agricultural major; preferably AST or Ag Engineering
  • Mechanically inclined
  • Strong knowledge of precision agriculture & application equipment
  • Strong technology and computer troubleshooting skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Willing to travel for six weeks or more at a time
  • Valid U.S. Driver’s License w/ clean driving record
  • Out-going & Positive attitude
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office
  • Ability to work in a team environment & alone
  • Ability to work long hours, some night operation will be necessary
  • Ability to keep accurate & detailed records of work performed

Details:

Job Duration: July 15th – October 1st. (Full time is possible)
Location: Traveling throughout the United States
Compensation: Pay plus bonuses based on experience
All travel expenses paid by Sage Ag Inc.

Contact:

Carson Marlay       (515) 512-2841       marlaycarson@sageag.net

Sage Ag Inc.
2149 Y Ave
Slater, IA 50244
(515) 512-2841