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Employment

At Patriot Equipment we strive to create a family-like atmosphere that allows for growth both personally and professionally. Helping farmers feed America by developing and creating equipment that makes our customer’s lives easier is our passion, and we come together from all walks to exceed our goals. In between creating machines that help feed the world, we also enjoy our fair share of a good time. Whether we are enjoying our company picnic, featuring water slides, burgers, and yard games, or our annual Christmas party where we compete to find out who is the ultimate pool and dart player. If you share the same drive as we do, while still craving a laid back atmosphere, feel free to apply.

Benefits

Insurance

Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance, for the unexpected.

Retirement

401k Plan with employer matching helps you plan for the future.

Professional Development

We want you to become better so we will help you learn new skills.

Vacation

Having a life outside of work is important to us, so you start earning vacation on day 1.

Paid Holidays

6 paid holidays per year. Allow you to spend the most important times of the year with family.

Real Money

Family atmosphere

Real Experience

Laid Back Enviroment

Catered Meals

Good Times

Second Shift Supervisor

Second Shift Supervisor

Shifts Available

  • Second Shift (2:30 pm to 1:00 am, Monday thru Thursday)

Position Summary

The Second Shift Supervisor will be responsible to supervise all second shift departments.  The Supervisor will keep all employees on task and coordinate with the other supervisors to keep all departments on pace to meet departmental goals.  The position will require the ability to be a leader, have strong organizational skills, perform in a team atmosphere and have good communication skills.

Starting Wage: $23/Hr+, $2/Hr Night Shift Differential

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Team leadership abilities
  • Direct employees to meet production goals
  • Coordinate with first shift supervisors to maintain production goals
  • Time management skills
  • Regular attendance
  • Ability to learn business software to track products as they are being produced
  • Ability to operate and read a tape measure
  • Work as a team member
  • Detail orientated
  • Ability to lift up to 80 lbs. on a regular basis
  • Operate forklifts/industrial trucks
  • MIG weld various thicknesses and sizes of sheet metal, tube, angle, formed sheets, and etc.
  • Ability to weld in position and out of position
  • Ability to use jigs/fixtures to fabricate parts
  • Desire to learn
  • Follow safety guidelines
  • Work overtime as needed
  • Operate various fabricating equipment
  • Keep work area clean
  • Maintain welding and fabricating equipment
  • Work with maintenance to maintain equipment
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned
Pre-Fab Floater

Pre-Fabricator Floater

Shifts Available

  • Second Shift (2:30 pm to 1:00 am, Monday-Thursday)

Position Summary

The Pre-Fabricator Position will be responsible to run all equipment in the pre-fabrication department to be a fill in/assist the operator.  Equipment includes:   CNC plasma cutter, CNC laser cutting, CNC band saws, CNC brake presses, and forklifts.

Starting Wage: $15/Hr+, $2/Hr Night Shift Differential

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Ability to operate and read a tape measure
  • Work as a team member
  • Detail orientated
  • Goal setting
  • Ability to lift up to 80 lbs. on a regular basis
  • Safely operate forklifts/industrial trucks
  • Meet with and follow direction of supervisor
  • Desire to learn
  • Follow safety guidelines
  • Work overtime as needed
  • Operate various fabricating equipment including plasma cutters, laser cutter, band saws, and brake presses
  • Keep work area clean
  • Maintain fabricating equipment
  • Work with maintenance to maintain equipment
  • Regular attendance
  • Organize material
  • Unload material from supply trucks
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned 
Welder

Welder/Fabricator

Shifts Available

  • First Shift (6:00 am to 2:30 pm, Monday-Friday)
  • Second Shift (2:30 pm to 1:00 am, Monday-Thursday)

Position Summary

The welder/fabricator will be responsible to weld/fabricate parts and assemblies of various material thicknesses and sizes.  The welder/fabricator must have knowledge/experience with MIG welding.  Position requires a team orientated attitude and goal setting. 

Starting Wage: $16/Hr+, $2/Hr Night Shift Differential

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Ability to operate and read a tape measure
  • Work as a team member
  • Detail orientated
  • Ability to lift up to 80 lbs on a regular basis
  • Operate a forklift/industrial trucks
  • Meet with and follow direction of supervisor
  • Weld various thicknesses and sizes of sheet metal, tube, angle, formed sheets, and etc
  • Ability to weld in position and out of position
  • Ability to use jigs/fixtures to fabricate parts
  • Desire to learn
  • Follow safety guidelines
  • Work overtime as needed
  • Operate various fabricating equipment
  • Keep work area clean
  • Maintain welding and fabricating equipment
  • Work with maintenance to maintain equipment
  • Regular attendance
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned
Painter

Painter

Shifts Available

  • First Shift (6:00 am to 2:30 pm, Monday thru Friday)
  • Second Shift (2:30 pm to 1:00 am, Monday thru Thursday)

Position Summary

The industrial painter will be responsible for properly applying primer and paint coatings to various products.  You must have a team orientated attitude, problem solving skills, and be detail orientated.

Starting Wage: $16/Hr+, $2/Hr Night Shift Differential

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Prepare surfaces to be coated on large and small assemblies using variety of chemicals and solvents
  • Correctly mix primer and paint for correct application
  • Ability to use hand and power tools and equipment
  • Correct use of wet paint guns
  • Correct use of electrostatic paint system
  • Ability to properly apply coatings to products
  • Maintain paint booth (clean, change filters, repair broken equipment)
  • Maintain painting equipment
  • Properly wear/use Personal Protective Equipment (PPE):  Respirators, paint suits, safety glasses, gloves, etc
  • Clean work areas
  • Follow schedules for on time delivery of products
  • Work in a team atmosphere
  • Operate forklifts/industrial trucks
  • Proper use of paint hooks and paint racks for hanging parts/assemblies
  • Ability to work with all levels of employees
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to work on multiple priorities with frequent interruptions
  • Ability to differentiate between colors
  • Detail orientated
  • Be able to lift up to 80 pounds
  • Regular attendance for work shift
  • Ability to work overtime
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned
Paint Prep

Paint Prep

Shifts Available

  • First Shift (6:00 am to 2:30 pm, Monday thru Friday)
  • Second Shift (2:30 pm to 1:00 am, Monday thru Thursday)

Position Summary

The paint prep position will be responsible for preparing small and large assemblies for paint.  This position requires a team orientated attitude, problem solving skills, and detail orientated.

Starting Wage: $16/Hr+, $2/Hr Night Shift Differential

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Prepare surfaces to be coated on large and small assemblies using variety of chemicals and solvents
  • Correctly mix primer and paint for correct application
  • Ability to use hand and power tools and equipment
  • Maintain paint booth (clean, change filters, repair broken equipment)
  • Maintain painting equipment
  • Properly wear/use Personal Protective Equipment (PPE):  Respirators, paint suits, safety glasses, gloves, etc
  • Clean work areas
  • Follow schedules for on time delivery of products
  • Work in a team atmosphere
  • Operate forklifts/industrial trucks
  • Proper use of paint hooks and paint racks for hanging parts/assemblies
  • Ability to work with all levels of employees
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to work on multiple priorities with frequent interruptions
  • Ability to differentiate between colors
  • Detail orientated
  • Ability to lift up to 80 pounds
  • Regular attendance for work shift
  • Ability to work overtime
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned
Assembler

Assembler

Shifts Available

  • First Shift (6:00 am to 2:30 pm, Monday thru Friday)

Position Summary

The assembler position will be responsible for assembling products to get them ready for shipment.  This position requires a team orientated attitude, problem solving skills, attention to detail, and a commitment to quality. 

Starting Wage: $15/Hr+

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assemble large and small assemblies using fasteners and a variety of items
  • Maintain assigned tool box with tools
  • Maintain equipment
  • Clean work area
  • Perform quality control to ensure products are assembled completely and correctly
  • Operate forklifts and other powered industrial trucks
  • Ability to solve problems
  • Work independently and/or as a team
  • Ability to work to a schedule for on time delivery of products
  • Use hand and power tools for assembly of products
  • Use a variety of equipment to accomplish assigned tasks
  • Ability to apply decals in an orderly and detailed manner
  • Ability to read and understand blueprints to correctly assemble products.
  • Ability to test final assembly and determine if working correctly or not
  • Understand assigned serial numbers and attach to correct assembly.
  • Participate in department meetings
  • Assist in loading/unloading trucks
  • Assist in inventory management
  • Properly use Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) (safety glasses, gloves, ear plugs, etc) for assigned task
  • Ability to work overtime
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned. 

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