Tractor Technician - Nasarawa, Nigeria - Olam Agri

    Olam Agri
    Olam Agri Nasarawa, Nigeria

    1 month ago

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    Full time


    • Diagnosing mechanical issues and fixing tractor components following manuals, factory guidelines, and engine knowledge, using various tools and instruments.
    • Specialized in JD 9000 series tractor maintenance, including fuel injector and transmission adjustments.
    • Familiarity with JD Service Adviser for troubleshooting and diagnostics.
    • Performing engine tests and analyzing gauge readings to identify malfunctions.
    • Managing spare parts inventory for equipment availability and smooth operations.
    • Capable of creating annual maintenance budgets and ordering spare parts.
    • Dismantling and inspecting engines, transmissions, brakes, hydraulics, and using specialized workshop tools.
    • Inspecting parts for damage and ensuring they meet factory specifications.
    • Replacing or repairing damaged components. Performing general tasks such as valve grinding, body bolt tightening, welding, and machining.
    • Adhering to safety protocols in the workplace.


    • High school diploma or equivalent with at least 8 – 10 years of experience working with John Deere equipment.
    • Completion of a certified John Deere tractor mechanic training program.
    • Extensive knowledge of diesel engines, transmissions, hydraulics, and electrical systems.
    • Proficiency in reading and understanding technical manuals and schematics.
    • Skilled in using diagnostic tools and equipment.
    • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team, including leading the service team.
    • Detail-oriented with a strong work ethic, open to learning new technologies and methods.