(Hays, KS) – LDI is proud to announce the TechUp ToolUp Scholarship & Tool Allowance Program for qualifying students interested in becoming diesel mechanics. LDI will purchase the standard toolbox and tools, up to $10,000, and depending on the students’ GPA, LDI will pay up to 100% of the student's tuition.
“Trade and technical education are a vital way for many students to find their path towards a successful, lifelong career,” said Jack Farber, store manager and salesman at LDI- Colby. “We are passionate about promoting an environment where these students can succeed and helping to ensure pathways for students in the agriculture industry, especially in western Kansas.”
LDI also has the TechUp ToolUp Scholarship & Sign-On Allowance Program for those currently enrolled or have just graduated from a two-year diesel tech program. Students currently enrolled in a two-year diesel tech program may be eligible for the tuition portion of the program or students can receive up to a $6,000 Sign-On allowance upon completion and graduation of the two-year diesel tech program.
“The values of integrity, excellence, financial strength, and teamwork are essential to everything we do at LDI. They are part of the TechUp ToolUp programs,” said Farber. “No matter how quickly the world change, there will be demand for people with those values in technical careers.
Please visit www.ldi.us/scholarships for details.
Opportunities are also available for students to work part-time while going to school. They can come and get hands-on experience in LDI shops and work directly with experienced LDI service technicians before they graduate. Part-time employment opportunities are subject to availability and proximity to an LDI location, including Hays, Colby, Chanute, Salina, Ellinwood, Hillsboro, South Hutchinson, Topeka, Garden City, Smith Center, and Council Bluffs, IA.
If you know someone who would be an excellent fit for one of our 11 locations service departments, please suggest they contact Terry Braun at 785.301.2426 or email@example.com. A listing of open positions at all locations and applications are available on our website, www.ldi.us/careers.
Founded in 1988, Lang Diesel, Inc. started in Hays, Kansas, when Brian Lang, president, opened a repair shop out of his toolbox. Since then, LDI has grown to an 11-location full-service equipment dealership with extensive sales and product support. Throughout its history, LDI has represented numerous AGCO brands Massey Ferguson, Gleaner, Fendt, and others, plus Kubota and New Holland in Iowa. LDI is dedicated to "doing what it takes" to provide our customers with the best quality products, parts, and service. LDI is committed to delivering an ownership experience from the sales process to full-service product support.
Learn more at www.ldi.us and LDI on social media with the handle @ldiequipment.