P&K Service Technician Training Program

P&K Service Technician Internship Program

Are you interested in a career as a John Deere Service Technician but not sure how to get started? The P&K Service Technician Training Program is designed to prepare new service technicians for a career in the high-tech field of agricultural, turf, and compact construction equipment.

P&K – in cooperation with Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology (Okmulgee, OK), Fort Scott Community College (Fort Scott, KS), and Garden City Community College (Garden City, KS) – offers this two-year college Internship Program that leads to an Associate’s Degree in Applied Science. In addition to the two-year program, Fort Scott Community College also offers a one-year John Deere Certification Program.

Program Options at a Glance

Two-Year Degree Option

While completing the two-year program option, P&K service technicians will learn through a balanced rotation of classroom theory & hands-on application. Time will be split between on-campus learning and real-world application at the dealership. Upon completion of the two-year program, our technicians will receive an Associates Degree in Applied Science through one of our partner schools.

John Deere One-Year Certification Program

This program is a one-year John Deere-certified training program only offered at Fort Scott Community College. The program uses a traditional on-campus learning structure, providing students with troubleshooting knowledge, and hands-on experience in the areas of service, repair, and rebuilding John Deere equipment. Through this 12-month fast-track option, students will become a John Deere Certified Technician.


OSU Institute of Technology

Fort Scott Community College

Garden City Community College

As a graduate of our Service Technician Training Program, you’ll be a skilled, technically-trained, valuable member of the P&K Equipment family! Learn about the program from our very own ag technicians in the video below!

Scholarship Information

At P&K, we aim to provide our upcoming technicians with the essential resources for success, including:

  • $10,000 P&K Scholarship

  • $1,000 Tool Allowance

  • Company Laptop with John Deere Diagnostic Software

OSU-IT Student receiving sign-on certificate.

Technician Graduates

Technician Internship Program Requirements

To enter the Service Technician Program, candidates must have the following:

  1. A high school degree
  2. The minimum requirements to be admitted to the college or university
  3. A two-year employment commitment to P&K Equipment, post-graduation

What Happens Next?

After completing your chosen training program and acquiring new skills, you will become a technically trained and valuable member of the P&K Team. Your rewarding career with P&K awaits, offering high earning potential, career advancement, and more. 

P&K has excellent benefits!

P&K Equipment offers outstanding benefits for its team of Service Technicians

    •  Uniforms provided by P&K
    •  Tool purchase program
    •  Laptops with diagnostic software
    •  Paid time off/vacation time
    •  Health, dental, vision, & life insurance
    •  401K retirement program with          
       company matching
    •  Continued training opportunities




Want To Contact Us Directly?

Lori Glazier
Human Resources Manager
Brad Kosanke
Corporate Aftermarket Manager