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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


.Net Programmer

Shivvers Manufacturing is seeking qualified candidates to fill a recently created position for a full time .Net programmer at their corporate headquarters in Corydon, Iowa.


  • Ability to complete projects on time with exceptional quality work.
  • Keep supervisor informed on progress of projects.
  • Willing to learn and understand the company products which may require field experience.
  • Deliver web based user interfaces presenting detail in an aesthetic, pleasing manner.
  • Other duties as assigned by company management.


Qualified candidates will have a minimum of 2-3 years of progressive experience in .Net programming specifically in the area of web based applications.  Current programming environment is Visual Studio 2012 utilizing C# and VB.Net and MySQL database.

  • Familiarity with Java and JavaScript would be a plus.
  • Provide updates and enhancements to existing applications.
  • Comfortable working in Visual Studio development environment.
  • Familiarity with Team Foundation Server

Education / Experience:

Bachelor's degree from four year college or university; or three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of eduction and experience.

Conceptual Thinking:

Ability to construct practical solutions from a variety of situations possibly beginning with proof-of-concept or limited detailed design.  Ability to interpret and understand instructions furnished in written, verbal or design form.

Other Skills or Talent:

  • Able to follow instructions and assist with all department activities.
  • Ability to work independently or within a team.
  • Ability to travel on business as required.

Other Qualifications:  Must pass background check and drug screening test.

We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V.  We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform per-employment substance abuse testing.

Shivvers offers a competitive compensation and benefit package and the opportunity to be part of a team building technology to support the agriculture industry while realizing the benefits of living in the Midwestern United States.

Mail resume to:
Shivvers Manufacturing
614 W English St.
Corydon, IA 50060

Director of Engineering

Shivvers Manufacturing, a dual product line manufacturer of Zero Turning Radius Lawnmowers and Grain Drying/Handling Equipment is seeking a Director of Engineering.

Director will supervise and coordinate two engineering teams totaling 12 Engineers and Technicians, developing the Engineering staff through mentoring and coaching.

Manage simultaneous development of multiple engineering projects.  Maintain and track progress of these projects to meet Manufacturing schedules.  Oversee testing of projects and products during development to ensure performance and customer satisfaction.  Supervise coordination between design and manufacturing standards. 

Engineering Dept responsibilities include development of prints, bills, routings, in-plant assembly documentation, and end user operating and parts documentation.  The Department also supports existing products with day to day consulting with Service, Marketing, and Manufacturing Personnel.


  • Bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering or Masters in Agricultural Engineering.  Professional Engineer (P.E.) license is a plus.
  • 10 Years of engineering design experience in a mechanical equipment manufacturing environment.
  • 5 Years of Demonstrated success in Management of Degreed Engineers with full responsibility for supervision of staff and project management.
  • Experience with development in 3-D environment.

Commensurate salary and compensation package.  Full benefits including 401k, medical and dental insurance.

Mail resume and salary history to:
President, Shivvers Manufacturing
614 W English St.
Corydon, IA 50060