Human Resources

The human resources department helps mold the Kinze organization, putting in place the people and resources that collectively design, build and market some of the best planters and grain carts in the world.   

At Kinze, people are the most valued asset we have, and it's the HR department that helps meet the needs of our employees and cultivates a fun, rewarding and productive atmosphere where people can prosper both personally and professionally.   

As a part of the HR team, you will contribute in a number of key areas, including hiring and orientation, employee records, and administering career development and benefits programs, as well as other initiatives that help promote a culture of innovation at Kinze.


mike medhurst, Director of Human Resources

Mike Medhurst, Director of Human Resources, joined Kinze in 2014. Mike sets the overall HR strategy and is responsible for employee relations, compensation, company communications, HRIS systems, recruitment and selection, benefits strategy and benefits administration, environmental health & safety.  Prior to joining Kinze, Mike held Human Resources and Safety management positions at Pentair Inc. where he completed the Executive Development program through the Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota.  Mike holds a M.S. from Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville and a B.S from Wheaton College, Wheaton, Illinois.