Horticultural Service Technician - Near Colchester

  • Job Reference: 90374029-2
  • Date Posted: 25 May 2019
  • Recruiter: Anonymous
  • Location: Colchester, Essex
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Transport, Management, Service
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

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


Role Purpose:
Reporting to the Service Manager, your responsibility will be to repair and maintain all equipment associated with Domestic Ground care machinery sold by the company's sales department.

Essential Skills/Experience:

•Sound knowledge of Garden machinery and/or Utility machines or small Agricultural machinery
•Knowledge of both Domestic and Professional Grass Machinery
•Ability to diagnose hydraulic faults is desirable but not essential
•Excellent customer service skills both face to face and over the telephone
•Has the ability to work alone using your own initiative and as part of a team
•Maintain a clean, tidy and safe work area within the workshop
•Clean and tidy general appearance
•Maintain a good general level of health and fitness
•Excellent customer service skills as this is a customer facing role
•Full clean driver's licence

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

Horticultural, Agricultural or plant technician or engineer

Qualifications Required
NVQ level 3 or city & guilds

Horticultural, Agricultural, Plant, Engineer, Technician, Mechanic, Ground care