Job Detail

  • Job ID 32823
  • Experience Proven experience (5+ years) as a mechanic in an agricultural setting.
  • Industry Agriculture / Produce
  • Qualifications Journeyman certification in mechanics or related field preferred.

Job Description

Job Title/Location: Shop Supervisor, Journeyman Mechanic – El Centro, Yuma Region
Reports to: Area Manager
Rate of Pay: $90,000 – $110,000
Customary Work Schedule: Flexible, as required to perform duties.
Travel Required: Occasional local and regional travel.

Job Description:

We are seeking a skilled and experienced Shop Supervisor with a background in agricultural machinery maintenance, repair, and supervision. Based in our El Centro location within the Yuma region, the Shop Supervisor will play a pivotal role in overseeing maintenance and repair operations within our agricultural shop, ensuring efficiency and excellence in service delivery.


  • Supervise and coordinate the activities of mechanics and technicians in the agricultural shop.
  • Provide technical guidance and support to team members regarding repair procedures, troubleshooting, and equipment maintenance.
  • Diagnose, inspect, and repair a variety of agricultural machinery, including tractors, harvesters, and other farming equipment.
  • Conduct regular inspections and preventive maintenance tasks to identify potential issues and ensure equipment reliability.
  • Order parts and materials necessary for repairs, ensuring proper inventory management.
  • Maintain accurate records of repairs, maintenance tasks, and inventory levels.
  • Adhere to safety protocols and regulations to create a safe working environment for all team members.
  • Train new mechanics and technicians as needed.
  • The mechanic is required to provide and maintain their own set of tools necessary for performing job duties.



  • Journeyman certification in mechanics or related field preferred.
  • Proven experience (5+ years) as a mechanic in an agricultural setting.
  • Strong technical knowledge of agricultural machinery and systems.
  • Excellent diagnostic and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to effectively lead and supervise a team.
  • Proficient in reading schematics, manuals, and technical documents.
  • Good communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Bilingual proficiency in English and Spanish.
  • Familiarity with agricultural fabrication techniques and processes, including welding, metal fabrication, and machining.
  • Previous experience in a fabrication or welding role within an agricultural environment is highly desirable.
  • Willingness to work flexible hours, including weekends.



  • Health insurance coverage, including medical, dental, and vision plans.
  • Retirement benefits, including employer contributions to a 401(k) plan.
  • Supportive work environment fostering teamwork, collaboration, and personal growth.
  • Paid Time off (vacation, sick leave, and holidays) to promote work-life balance.
  • Access to company vehicles for business-related travel.

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