Ohio Ag Equipment Technician Internship Program, All Locations - Req ID 3389

Ohio Ag Equipment Various, Ohio


Description

At Ohio Machinery Co., our employees take pride in building the world around them. From our Serviceman and Technicians keeping the equipment running, our knowledgeable sales staff helping maximize efficiency for our customers, our front-line workers preparing equipment and parts orders, to our support staff making sure everything runs smoothly internally. Our employees are making a difference, and you can too! Ohio Machinery offers a career path, great pay, and a truly comprehensive benefits package including annual SuccessShare bonus, retirement options (pension plan for Union employees, 401(k) Match for Non-Union employees), medical/dental/vision insurance options including a zero employee payroll contribution for an HSA health insurance option with an employer contribution that adds $1,200 per year, spouses and children scholarship opportunities (through the Ohio Machinery Education and Opportunity Foundation), and many others.

The Ohio Ag Equipment Technician Internship Program, at University of Northwestern Ohio, is a program developed to educate students to become top performing service technicians. The program consists of completion of an Associate’s Degree in Agriculture Equipment Technology at UNOH under sponsorship of Ohio Ag Equipment. Upon graduation, sponsored students will earn a potential offer of employment at Ohio Ag Equipment.
Students go through specialized curriculum to understand all aspects of agriculture equipment, including:

  • a broad knowledge of repair and rebuild of complex machinery components
  • the ability to work with electronic diagnostic equipment
  • the operational skills of computer based technical reference manuals

Study time in the program is divided between classroom and lab based mechanical work on agricultural equipment being used on farms today.

Program Requirements:
-Minimum 3.0 Grade Point Average Submit high school transcripts
-Maximum of 10 days absent per year Submit 3 recommendation letters
-Complete online employment application

Tuition Reimbursement
Tuition Reimbursement, up to $875 per session (program consists of 16 sessions), will be paid to the student at the end of each session based on the below scale:
1st Session = $875
Reimbursed (Student MUST finish session to qualify for reimbursement)
All other sessions:
3.50 - 4.00 = $875
3.00 - 3.10 = $700
2.80 - 2.99 = $613
3.20 - 3.49 = $788
2.50 - 2.79 = $525

Students will pay tuition up front to University of Northwestern Ohio as required by the University. Students will sign a Tuition Reimbursement Agreement as you are expected to work for Ohio Machinery Co. (Ohio Ag Equipment) a minimum of two years upon graduation. 

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

Lifting/Carrying 40 lb. Lift/Carry and 50lb+ pulling

Standing/Sitting Up and downstairs, standing, sitting, and climbing into machines

Dexterity Normal

Repetitive Motions Frequent movement requiring hands, wrists, and fingers.

The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet in office settings and moderate to loud in other situations, with both constant and sudden loud noises possible.

EEO, Veterans & Disabled Employer and VEVRAA/503 Federal Contractor.