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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


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