Agricultural Service Engineer

Location Royston
Discipline: Agriculture, Farming, Machinery, Technical & Engineering
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £12.00 - £14.50 per hour depending on experience
Job ref: 14439 SA
Published: 29 days ago
Startdate: ASAP

​Agricultural Service Technician / Agricultural Service Engineer

Location of the Job: Yorkshire.

The Company: Our client is a successful, family owned, multi-franchise Agricultural Machinery dealership.

The Industry: Agricultural Machinery, Farm Machinery, Tractors, Combines, Balers, Telescopic Handlers, Sprayers, Cultivation Equipment, Spreaders, HGVs, Drills.

The Job Role Details:
Due to business success & ongoing growth, our client is now looking for an experienced Service Technician to join the Aftersales team.

If you are a dedicated, self-motivated & highly skilled Engineer with a passion for Agricultural Machinery - or if you have experience as a Service Engineer or Service Technician in another industry and you are looking for a change of direction - then we would love to hear from you.

Key Responsibilities:
You will:

  • Be responsible for the service, maintenance, and repair work on a variety of Agricultural Machinery.

  • Work on: Agricultural Machinery, Farm Machinery, Tractors, Combines, Balers, Telescopic Handlers, Sprayers, Cultivation equipment, Spreaders, Drills, HGVs & more.

  • Travel to and from customer's sites, as and when required.

  • Work through mechanical processes.

  • Read & understand schematic diagrams.

  • Be able to work alone or as part of a team.

  • Work overtime through busy & seasonal periods.

Ideal Person Skills & Qualifications:
You will have / be:

  • Experience in a similar Service Engineer role.

  • Able to use diagnostic equipment to troubleshoot machinery issues.

  • A mechanical background of any kind - full manufacturer training will be given.

  • Be within 30 minutes commute of the depot.

  • Happy to travel locally & regionally, in a field service role.

Additional Information:

This is a permanent full-time position.

  • 40 hour basic working week.

  • Overtime is paid at time and a half, after 40 hours.

Salary Package:
An hourly pay rate of £12.00 - £14.50 per hour depending on experience.

Plus Benefits: As well as an excellent basic hourly pay rate, you will also receive, overtime rates, 28 days holiday, pension scheme, staff discount, company vehicle, laptop & mobile phone, intensive training and support to assist you with your professional growth.

How to apply: Please send your CV and cover letter to; Sophie@agriFJ.co.uk

We thank all applicants who apply for this role. However, please be advised that only those short listed for an interview will be contacted. Please be assured that your job application will be managed in complete confidence and your personal details will not be passed to any third party without your prior permission.

Agricultural and Farming Jobs are an established specialist Agricultural Recruitment business with offices based in rural Worcestershire. We have a specialist and dedicated Headhunting Recruitment Division as well as a specialist Jobs Advertising Division. We recruit specifically for all roles within the Agricultural industry and support the recruitment needs of all related clients including; Farms, Agricultural Machinery, Fresh Produce, Food, Horticultural, Equestrian, Finance and Veterinary companies on an International basis. We offer an exceptional service with a personable, yet highly professional approach.