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EXPERIENCED SERVICE TECHNICIAN                                  

BASED AT OUR RICCALL DEPOT - YO19 6QL

Primarily daily duties will include servicing, repairing, fault-finding and diagnostics both from our workshop and on site.  The successful applicant will preferably have technical experience working with agricultural machinery and would ideally be qualified to level three in Land Based Engineering or equivalent. However, we  welcome applications from technicians who have worked on similar equipment with transferable skills, providing the applicant is able to deliver high quality standards of workmanship and adaptable enough to learn. So if you don't currently have agricultural experience but have a thorough understanding of engines, hydraulics and other mechanical applications we'd love to hear from you.

Essential Skills, Duties & Qualifications:

  • Ability to perform repairs and required maintenance using special tools and equipment following approved technical procedures
  • Complete all reports and administration required to a high standard and in a timely manner
  • Maintain a clean work station and assist with overall workshop organization
  • Follow all safety rules and regulations in performing work assignments
  • Participate in Service Training Certification programs required for the development of skills and knowledge
  • Perform diagnostics and repairs in the field as required
  • Perform pre-delivery set up on new or used equipment
  • Support Manufacturers’ Service Specialists when required
  • Mentor apprentices
  • Ability to use standard computer applications and internet functions
  • Ability to operate vehicles and equipment used for diagnostic purposes
  • Good customer relationship skills
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Full UK driving licence
  • Ability to work extended hours (seasonal) and weekends

All applicants must be able to service and repair agricultural equipment both on farm, and in our fully equipped workshop. We expect all of our technicians to be meticulous and self-motivated.   The successful candidate will need to demonstrate drive and ambition, have excellent communication skills at all levels along with the ability to work alone and as part of a team.  In return we offer a competitive remuneration package which will be negotiable depending upon experience and additional benefits. Product training will be provided where necessary.

We're a long-established, family-run business employing around 60 talented individuals. If you're interested in becoming part of this team, please email your CV to Laura Bell along with a brief covering letter or email stating why you're interested in the role and the reason(s) you'd be suitable.

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