Harper Industries, Inc. was formed in 1998 by an employee leadership group after acquiring the assets of DewEze Manufacturing from the Owasso Corporation. Its diverse portfolio of products provides solutions in the fields of agriculture, hydraulics, landscaping and sports turf management under the DewEze, Butler and Harper Turf brand names.

Since Harper’s inception, the number of employees have grown from 50 to 125, and more than 1,450 dealers worldwide have joined the Harper family. For more specifics on Harpers products, visit www.harperindustries.com.

Job Title

Information Technology Specialist

Overview of Position

Harper Industries, Inc. is seeking a technical and organized individual with an interest in Information Technology. This position will be part of the IT team and will play a critical role in maintaining and improving the technology systems of the company. The position will include but is not limited to the following details.

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Information Technology

  • One year or more of experience using SyteLine (Infor CloudSuite Industrial).

  • Proven experience as IT Technician including solid knowledge of IT systems, network, and computer systems.

  • Ability to troubleshoot and repair issues.

  • Adherence to all prescribed ethical guidelines including confidentiality.

  • Excellent diagnostic and problem-solving skills.

  • Excellent communication ability.

  • Thoroughness and a strong attention to detail.

  • Outstanding organizational and time-management skills with experience in leading projects.

  • In depth understanding of diverse computer systems and networks.

  • Good knowledge of internet security and data privacy principles.

  • Strong customer service background.

  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite including Excel, Word, SharePoint, and PowerPoint.

  • Limited weekend or after-hours support when needed to implement new software or troubleshoot software or equipment issues/failures.

General Job Responsibilities
  • Assist and/or lead in the research, implementation, and development of SyteLine, Microsoft and any other software-based or technology projects.

  • Maintain online Sales Portal.

  • Develop and maintain HII Intranet.

  • Will assist V.P. of I.T. in running and creating reports for departments, supervisors/managers, management, etc.

  • Review all monthly technology-related billings for accuracy before being paid by accounting.

  • Identify technology equipment needs/shortages and place orders.

  • Order and manage lease agreements for new equipment including computers, copiers, monitors etc.

  • Will help coordinate company technology related training events. (Excel training, Syteline Training etc.)

  • Will set up workstations with computers and necessary peripheral devices such as phones, printer/copier access, etc.

  • Install and configure appropriate software and functions according to specifications.

  • Provide orientation and guidance to users on how to operate phones, copiers, new software, and computer equipment.

  • Organize and schedule upgrades and maintenance without deterring others from completing their work.

  • Perform troubleshooting to diagnose and resolve problems (repair or replace parts, debugging).

  • Responsible for PCI compliance and annual filing of PCI Compliance documents.

  • All other duties as assigned.

Position open: Immediate

Beginning Salary: BOE

Bonus: Overtime approved by supervisor

Application Instructions

For additional information or to apply for this position, please email a cover letter, resume, 3-5 references the following email: careers@harperindustries.com