Parkland College Seeks AGCO Technician Faculty

Posted on May 2, 2023
Parkland College Seeks AGCO Technician Faculty
Position Title: 
AGCO Technician Faculty
Position Summary:
The AGCO Technician Faculty develops, prepares, and delivers courses in both classroom and various lab settings. Tenure-track faculty teach a full-time load as per the Parkland Academic Employees (PAE) bargaining agreement, advise and mentor students, collaborate with industry partners, and participate in governance of their departments and the college.
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Minimum Requirements
  • Associate’s degree and two (2) years of work experience as a diesel service technician.
  • Must be able to obtain AGCO level 4 certifications on Fendt tractor systems, Massey-Ferguson tractor systems, Ideal combine, and Momentum planters within two (2) years of employment.
  • Must obtain a valid Class A CDL license within the first two (2) years of employment.
  • Must successfully complete a criminal background check with finger printing.
  • In an effort to comply with SURS return-to-work restrictions for employers (40 ILCS 5/15-139.5), candidates for employment at Parkland College must either not be a SURS annuitant or must be willing to suspend his/her SURS annuity upon employment. This applies to all SURS annuitants except those receiving their annuity under either the Self-Managed Plan (SMP) or by lump sum payment.
Why Parkland?
  • Competitive salaries and robust benefits, including medical insurance with no monthly premiums, dental, life, disability, retirement plans, flexible spending, dependent care, EAP, tuition waiver, vendor discounts.
  • Collegial community of faculty and staff united in our passion for serving students, on a campus with a panoply of lifestyles, with cultures as diverse as the communities we serve.
  • Professional support and deep commitment to career growth and development.
  • Opportunity to contribute to an organization with a national reputation for excellence and a growing international presence.