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Truck Driver | Salina, KS Location

The Truck Driver represents the company to its customers for the purpose of efficiently picking up and delivering Agricultural and Construction machinery, equipment, parts, and supplies for the company. The Truck Driver is responsible for safely operating and maintaining assigned company vehicles. The essential functions of the Truck Driver include:

  • Pick-up, delivery and transport Agriculture and Construction equipment, machinery, parts, and supplies for the company and its customers.
  • Maintain a record of all pick-ups and deliveries including required signatures.
  • Safely load and unload the delivery vehicle.
  • Assist in scheduling equipment pick-up and delivery times and dates.
  • Oversee the condition of equipment being delivered to ensure high standards.
  • Follows all safety rules, procedures, and practices at all times.
  • Maintain all assigned vehicles in good, clean working condition. Performs necessary maintenance.
  • Provide operating instructions to customers at the time of delivery.
  • Provide operating instructions to customers at the time of delivery.
  • Assist service technicians as available.
  • Assist in setup and assembly of equipment.
  • Keep Service Manager informed of daily progress and accomplishments.
  • Maintain a safe working environment.

Customer Service Responsibilities include:

  • Ensure every customer is satisfied with the products, services, and support of all staff.
  • Resolve customer concerns efficiently and effectively.
  • Promote a positive attitude at all times.
  • Maintain a professional appearance and demeanor.
  • Exhibit Birkey’s high level of customer service on a daily basis.
  • Acknowledge appreciation of clients and customers.

Requirements:

  • Class ‘A’ CDL with clean driving record.
  • High School diploma or equivalent and 5 years related experience.
  • Ability to set work priorities and work independently in the absence of supervision.
  • Ability to understand and carry out oral and written directions.
  • Ability to meet all D.O.T. regulations and certifications at all times.
  • Ability to meet company insurance requirements

Physical Requirements:

  • The physical demands described here 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.
  • Ability to get around the dealership and grounds for various tasks.
  • The employee would normally lift or move up to 50 lbs. and occasionally lift or move up to 100 lbs.
  • Ability to tolerate up and down movement with bending or stooping including reaching above and below shoulder height with arms and hands.
  • Ability to be on one’s feet for extended periods of time.
  • Ability to operate equipment including forklift or other power equipment as necessary.
  • Ability to climb step up to 25” high.
  • Must meet health assessment requirements.

Compensation: 

Negotiable – depending upon experience. Excellent benefits – Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Short/Long Term Disability, Wellness Plan, 401(k), PTO, Holiday, and Sick time. EOE

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Parts Counter | Great Bend, KS Location

Parts Counter position available at the Great Bend, KS Location. Job Duties:  Promotes and sells parts products and/or services to meet customer needs Supplies Service Technicians with parts as required Assists with preparing and maintaining merchandise displays Verifies receipting-in of shipments Assists in keeping parts department clean and orderly Follows up on shortages and expedites… Continue Reading

Service Tech | Great Bend, KS Location

2 Positions available, contact the Great Bend location for details. Job Description The Service Technician diagnoses and performs standard mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, and pneumatic repairs, and assembles equipment for the company and its customers. Typical duties include: Inspect, diagnose, troubleshoot, and locate mechanical deficiencies on Heavy Equipment as assigned by the service manager. Proper use… Continue Reading

Service Tech | Salina, KS Location

Service Technician position available at the Salina, KS Straub International Location. Job Description The Service Technician diagnoses and performs standard mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, and pneumatic repairs, and assembles equipment for the company and its customers. Typical duties include: Inspect, diagnose, troubleshoot, and locate mechanical deficiencies on Heavy Equipment as assigned by the service manager. Proper… Continue Reading

Service Tech | Wichita, KS Store

2 Positions available, contact the Wichita location for details. Job Description The Service Technician diagnoses and performs standard mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, and pneumatic repairs, and assembles equipment for the company and its customers. Typical duties include: Inspect, diagnose, troubleshoot, and locate mechanical deficiencies on Heavy Equipment as assigned by the service manager. Proper use of… Continue Reading

Machine Protection Plans

With harvest passed and planning for 2018 in the beginning stages, it is a good time for you to consider where you stand in regards to warranty cover on your Case IH machines, especially if you run later model equipment. We all know that with the current economic climate, many operations are running their equipment… Continue Reading

Success in 2018 begins now!

With the calendar about ready to turn over to 2018, now is the time for farm operations to begin planning for 2018. One of the key components to a successful 2018 is planning ahead and making sure your equipment is performing to the best of its abilities, with an inspection and any necessary repairs from… Continue Reading

Case IH Tillage Equipment

Case IH recently announced to us some key changes to their tillage tools for summer 2018, and beyond, production of their tillage tool line up. Tru-Tandem 335VT Vertical Tillage Tools Back by popular demand is the standard spring adjusted rolling basket on the 335VT single fold vertical tillage units, in both the standard and Barracuda… Continue Reading

Autonomous Tractor | Rethink Productivity

When Case IH showed their autonomous tractor concept vehicle at this fall’s farm shows, and through social media, WOW, did it create a firestorm of conversation. Just as in our political spectrum, the comments raged 1800 from one side of the argument to the other, on its merits. As time went on, I did hear… Continue Reading

Test Post #4

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