How does the educational reimbursement process work?
There are different requirements to receive the reimbursement depending on which path you choose:
What is the difference in the reimbursement options from the two year period compared to the four year period?
You will have the option to be reimbursed over a two or four year period.
Do I have to be a high school student to be eligible for the Access Your Future program?
No, Access Your Future is open to anyone interested in completing or who is currently completing a John Deere Tech or other accredited Diesel Technology program.
What type of college program does RDO Equipment Co. participate in?
The relationships we currently have with colleges are based on their specific affiliation and accreditation with John Deere, Vermeer, AED or other considerations including diesel specific programs. Our partnership schools are primarily located in the surrounding communities of our dealerships.
What type of equipment will I be working on?
RDO Equipment Co. is a proud John Deere Agriculture and Construction, Vermeer, Topcon and RDO Water dealer group. The type of equipment that you will work on will be dependent on the location of your interest.
Could I work part-time with RDO Equipment Co. while I am enrolled in a diesel program?
Yes, students who are enrolled in a diesel program and are participating in our Access Your Future Intern path are eligible to work at a dealership, if a position is available. Students can work part time after classes, on weekends and breaks from school, depending on proximity to dealership. Students would get paid an hourly rate.
What will my compensation be?
Your hourly wage will be based upon many factors which include, but are not limited to, experience, academic performance, cost of living factors, and others. As a participant in the organization’s career path efforts, you will have the opportunity to advance your skillset, performance, and compensation throughout your career.
What benefits will I be eligible for when I become a full-time employee at RDO Equipment Co.?
Find out more about our benefits here.