Power Up Your Career with John Deere TECH

Earn your Associate’s Degree**. Graduate with so much more.

This isn’t your average diesel program. Deere & Company established the John Deere TECH program in 1989 and now sponsors programs at 24 colleges throughout the U.S. and Canada. Every instructor has completed extensive John Deere technician training, and students have the opportunity to work on the latest equipment and technology. And with 2,000+ John Deere Dealerships throughout the U.S. and Canada, opportunity is right around the corner.

Service Technician

Being sponsored by a dealer, John Deere TECH students receive:

  • Hands-on internships with a John Deere Dealer
  • Experience working on the latest equipment and technology
  • Tuition and tool assistance*
  • Job placement after graduation

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Program & Course Work

2-Year Associate’s Degree** Program including general education courses and John Deere exclusive classroom training courses including:

  • Diesel Engines and Fuel Systems
  • Powertrain Components
  • Electrical and Hydraulic Systems
  • Service Advisor™ Diagnostics
  • Heating and Air Conditioning
  • Service Department Procedures and Policy
  • John Deere Product Specific Training
  • Precision Technology

Plus, you’ll get hands-on training at your sponsoring John Deere Dealership through regular internships so you can put your education to work.

Admission Requirements

  • Hold a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Secure a sponsorship with a John Deere Dealer
  • Meet college admission and academic requirements

Information for parents and advisors

Working as John Deere Technician is more than just a job turning wrenches. John Deere is the Ag industry leader. And with 2,000+ John Deere Dealerships across the United States and Canada, John Deere Dealership Technicians are the foundation of the company’s success. They are the men and women standing behind the iconic green paint.

Benefits of becoming a John Deere Technician:

  • Advanced Training - Attend college through the John Deere TECH program or go straight to work and receive accelerated training. Either way, avoid student loan debt with dealer support opportunities.
  • High-Demand - Service Technicians are in high-demand in this growing field, and John Deere Dealers offer competitive compensation.
  • Rewarding Work - Service Technicians are the foundation of John Deere. They are the trusted advisors our customers rely on when they need help.
  • Career Advancement - Starting as a Technician gives you the equipment, technology and customer experience to advance to any position within the dealership from Service or Parts Manager to Precision Ag Technology Manager or Sales.

It's so much more than a job. It's a CAREER. And Technicians are THE John Deere DIFFERENCE.

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