Horticultural & Grounds Maintenance Workshop Engineer
Location of the Job: Hertfordshire, Essex, Cambridgeshire, Buckinghamshire, North London.
The Company is a leading supplier of services to the grounds maintenance, construction, landscaping and horticultural industries.
The Industry: Horticulture, Horticultural, Grass Cutting, Grounds Maintenance, Construction, Landscaping, Machinery, Equipment, Mowers, Tractors.
The Job Role Details:
We have a fantastic opportunity now available for a Workshop Engineer within the Grounds Maintenance and Landscaping sector. A qualified and experienced Workshop Fitter, Engineer or Mechanic is required for this onsite workshop.
Service, repair and maintain a variety of horticultural and grounds maintenance equipment, including but not limited to:
Hand-held petrol driven machinery i.e. strimmers, blowers, hedge cutters and chainsaws.
Pedestrian equipment rotor and pedestrian mowers.
Ride on mowers i.e. Toro (LT4240/LT3340) 5 unit and 3 unit.
Ride on flails (LT3000).
Iseki high lift collectors.
Side arm flails.
Batwing rotary mowers.
Tractor trailed gang mowers (TM749).
Minor repairs to vehicle accessories, i.e. bulbs, wing mirrors.
Maintain computerised records, service history.
Order stock and maintain stock levels.
Load and unload deliveries to depot.
Ideal Person Skills & Qualifications:
You will have:
Recent or previous experience working on horticultural, grounds maintenance or grass cutting equipment.
Experience operating workshop machinery i.e. abrasive wheels, cylinder grinders, hand-held and bench grinders, pressurised air receivers, welding operations and use of gas cylinders.
Manitou equipment operation - ideal but not essential.
IT literacy skills, able to operate computer systems.
Excellent communication and customer service skills.
Full clean driving licence with trailer towing category.
This is a permanent full-time position.
Working times are split between 35 hour weeks and 45 hour weeks throughout busy seasons.
You may be required to understand mobile assistance to attend to machine breakdowns in Hertfordshire, Luton areas.
Emergency First Aid training can be arranged.
Extended working hours if required.
Salary Package: A basic salary of around £30,000 per annum depending on experience.
Plus Benefits: Company works vehicle, mobile phone, overtime availability, ongoing training and development and company pension scheme.
Please send your CV to Sophie@agriFJ.co.uk to apply