Yard / Utility Person in Merrill, OR at Pape Group

Date Posted: 1/4/2023

Job Snapshot

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    Merrill, OR
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    Not Specified
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Job Description



Do you enjoy a variety of job duties? Are you mechanically inclined? Do you want the opportunity to grow in your career? Pape Machinery, the premier John Deere Ag & Turf dealer in the West, is seeking a Yard/Utility Person to join their team in Merrill, OR. While this position is entry-level, it has great upward mobility potential within the store!

At Pape’, you can count on us to invest heavily in your career through training, resources, and support. We want to see you grow your skill set and experience, and in turn, provide excellent compensation, work-life balance, and benefits for you and your family. Come join our team!


As our Yard/Utility member, you will be in a fast-paced role that will ensure our yard and equipment is organized, clean, and ready for our customers. Every day, you will perform equipment check-ins, steam clean, wash, and fuel equipment, perform light mechanical work, keep the shop clean inside and out, and more!


  • Self-starter drive with the ability to work without direct supervision.
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills.
  • Ability to frequently lift and move 50 lbs.
  • Driver’s license with a good driving record.

Starting Compensation: $17+/hr (Depending on Experience)

Why work for Pape’:

  • Competitive pay based on your skills, training and experience level.
  • Outstanding benefits including – 401(k) Retirement Plan with Company Match; Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription Insurance; Flexible Spending Accounts (Flex Plans); Life Insurance; Short- and Long-Term Disability Insurance; Progressive Vacation Plans; Online and Instructor-Led Training; Tuition Reimbursement for Training Programs.
  • Advancement – Pape’ is a dynamic, growth-oriented organization with a focus on promoting from within.  
  • Stability and reputation — Pape’ is a family-owned, fourth-generation company with over 150 locations, over 4,000 members and 80 plus years of experience. Pape’ is known for their stability, honesty and integrity.
  • Equipment – We have the largest equipment inventory in the West and an unparalleled parts inventory!
  • Employee impact – Enjoy an open-door policy where your voice will be heard and your opinions will matter.
  • Training – You will be provided with training and mentoring to prepare you for your role and continued learning to grow your skills.

The Pape’ Group maintains a drug-free workplace and as such, requires candidates to successfully pass a pre-employment drug test.

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