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Custom Harvest Coordinator/Training Coordinator (#CHCT #001)

Location: Winnipeg, Manitoba · Posted on December 5, 2016

Qualifications

At MacDon, we design and manufacture the most productive, specialized harvesting equipment in the world. We are committed to innovation and unique solutions that deliver maximum value to our customers. Our goal has been and continues to be to manufacture reliable machines that make harvesting easier and more productive. That’s why we work directly with producers and custom harvesters in the toughest real-world conditions.

We’re proud of our reputation in providing customers with quality equipment and take our position as The Harvesting Specialists seriously…because at the end of the day, our equipment helps producers harvest the crops that feed the world.

 

PURPOSE and SCOPE

This position coordinates the annual Custom Harvest Support and Dealer Training.

 

Education and Experience

Related University or College Degree.
A solid background in Mechanical, Hydraulic and Electrical systems.

Skills and Knowledge

Familiar in the operation of farm machinery or a farm background;
Experience with Hay and Grain harvesting equipment;
Experience in project coordination;
Understanding of agricultural equipment;
Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Proficient in Microsoft Products including: Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint;
Good interpersonal skills;
Excellent problem-solving skills;
Good planning and administration abilities;
Ability to work in both team and independently;
Travel is required 50% - 60% of the time. Valid passport required (must be able to cross Canadian US Border);
Must hold and maintain valid driver’s license.

Responsibilities

The following are the main job responsibilities and priorities that this position must focus on, must achieve and must excel at:

Coordinate annual Custom Harvest Support;
Includes assisting with the hiring of term employees;
Primary contact for Custom Harvest Cutters;
Investigate and troubleshoot product issues;
Coordinate Dealer and Department Training Activities;
Other duties as assigned.