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Career Opportunities and Rural Lifestyle


Shivvers Manufacturing, Inc. is a family owned, growth orientated company located in scenic South Central Iowa. We manufacture Zero-Turning Radius Lawn Mowers and Automated Grain Drying & Handling Equipment. We are a complete manufacturing facility with a wide variety of job opportunities including, but not limited to, Machinist, Welders, Press Brake Operators, Material Transport, Parts/Shipping Workers, and Assembly Line Team Members.


Shivvers Manufacturing, Inc. is located in a rural, county seat community not far from the Missouri border. This community provides an outstanding school system, friendly environment, and all the benefits of small town living. If you are family focused, enjoy outdoor activities, and appreciate the opportunity for growth and learning in your profession, this may be the place for you. Our company operates in a comfortable work environment with a strong ‘Team’ philosophy, where everyone has an opportunity to contribute and grow.


We are looking for motivated, energetic individuals in many areas. Please see below for specifics career opportunities we currently have available. You are welcome to apply at any time, as we may have openings in areas not listed below.


Please complete the application below or forward your resume and references to:


Shivvers is an Equal Opportunity Employer. A physical exam and drug test are required before employment.

Tel. (800) 245-9093 | Fax (641) 872-1593


General Employment Application

Engineering Shop Mechanic

Job Description:

This individual will operate the Engineering shop and testing area.  He will set up and run various Engineering tests, assemble and disassemble lawnmowers as needed, monitor ongoing tests in the Lab as well as in the field.  Involves staying on top of multiple projects and keeping data logs of hours and operating conditions, and may include writing test reports.


Good, hands-on mechanical skills required.  Ability to take direction from multiple Engineering staff and manage priorities to bring each task or project to completion.  Willing to take "ownership" of the Engineering shop and keep it organized, clean and ready to use.  Desirable skills include welding, cutting torch, milling machine, measuring instruments such as micrometer and caliper.


Wages commensurate to experience; health insurance; vacation; 401k