Agricultural Service Technician - Near Ipswich

  • Job Reference: 90373843-2
  • Date Posted: 25 May 2019
  • Recruiter: Anonymous
  • Location: Ipswich, Suffolk
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Service, Management, Transport
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Our client a large retail dealership group is currently looking for an Agricultural Service Technician to join their established team, at one of their branches based in Suffolk

SALARY - Very competitive, plus a good overtime rate

Role Purpose:
Reporting directly to the Service Manager, your role will be to repair and maintain all equipment associated with Agricultural machinery sold by the company's sales departments within its designated area.

Essential Skills/Experience:

Proven experience within the agricultural industry would be advantageous
A working knowledge of Balers would be desirable
Knowledge of agricultural machinery or transferable skills
Ability to diagnose hydraulic and electrical faults
Has the ability to work alone using your own initiative and as part of a team
Ability to adhere to health and safety practice and procedures at all times
Maintain a good general level of health and fitness
Good general appearance
Excellent customer service skills as this is a customer facing role
Full driver's license

39hrs per week - 8am to 5pm, Monday to Thursday, 8am to 4pm Friday (1hr unpaid lunch)
Overtime paid at time and a half on completion of 39hrs Monday to Friday

Skills Required

Agricultural or plant technician or engineer

Qualifications Required
NVQ level 3 or city & guilds