John Deere Turf Care is seeking qualified Welders.

In this position, you will:

  • Perform ordinary hand welding operations.
  • Care required in blocking, clamping, or holding parts in relative position to avoid distortion.
  • Operate welding equipment, regulate current and voltage or gas and feed rate for proper fusion of metals.
  • Inspect and test raw materials, purchased parts and components, in-process products, and finished products for quality, purity, or compliance with specifications.
  • Extensive use of drawings, blueprints, and written specifications in coordination with precision measuring instruments, devices, or gauges to ensure conformance with standards.
  • Compares finished products with parts lists or sample models to ensure accurate assembly.
  • Checks for irregularities and defects.
  • Record test data
  • Check accuracy of gauges, scales, and other measuring instruments.
  • Inspect a wide variety of parts and finished goods to very close tolerances for conformity to engineering drawings and specifications.
  • Set-up parts on inspection platform or device; make a variety of gauging checks; and improvise methods for checking unusual parts.
  • Use precision measuring equipment, such as micrometers, vernier calipers, gear calipers, gauge blocks, hardness testers, optical devices, indicators or meters, and CMM.
  • Operate robotic/automated weld equipment.
  • Performs training and fill-in when necessary.
  • Receives general instructions from supervisor. Work is not closely supervised.
  • Performs other miscellaneous duties inherent to the job.
  • Observes all safety rules and regulations in the performance of job duties.


  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required
  • Post High School Technical Training
  • Production MIG (GMAW) welding experience preferred
  • Knowledge of AWS welding symbols
  • Capable of working in a self-directed manner and able to meet deadlines
  • Possess strong organization skills
  • Possess excellent communication and listening skills

We offer a very competitive pay and benefits package which includes:

  • Healthcare
  • Paid Holidays
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Annual Bonus Plan
  • Vacation
  • 401K and Pension Plan
  • Employee Purchase Plan Rebate

You must preregister and complete our online application at:


We are an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and a division of Deere & Company.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $18.00 – $20.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Relocation assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance


  • 10 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Night shift
  • Overtime
  • Weekends

Supplemental Pay:


  • High school or equivalent (Required)


  • Welding: 4 years (Required)

Shift Availability:

  • Night Shift (Required)
  • Day Shift (Preferred)

This Job Is:

  • A job for which military experienced candidates are encouraged to apply

Company’s website:

Benefit Conditions:

  • Waiting period may apply
  • Only full-time employees eligible

Work Remotely:

COVID-19 Precaution(s):

  • Remote interview process
  • Personal protective equipment provided or required
  • Temperature screenings
  • Social distancing guidelines in place
  • Virtual meetings
  • Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place