Our client is brilliant! They are proud to have been supplying the British fresh produce market for over 40 years. The business comprises of over 5,000 acres of high quality farmed land and has 1,600 acres of heathland, marshes and grassland.
They are significant veg growers and as part of their ongoing expansion and increased sales, they are look for a Farm Engineer/Fitter to join their team. As they describe it, this position “keeps the ball rolling”. So it is an important role for the business.
What Does The Role Involve:
You will be working with an enthusiastic team and the role will encompass both workshop and field servicing on a broad range of brands. Duties will include PDI, service, repair and maintenance of tractors and machinery as well as include stock control, fabrication, irrigation pump management.
Full in house and external training will be provided with an opportunity to gain/maintain technician status with training at manufacturer level.
Candidate Skills and Requirements:
- Excellent knowledge of agricultural machinery is essential
- Excellent understanding of UK farming practice
- Self-motivated and able to work off own initiative
- Good communication Skills
- Dedicated team-player
- Degree, HND or equivalent in Agricultural Engineering or relevant work experience
- Full UK driving licence
A competitive salary will be on offer to the successful candidate.
To discuss this opportunity in complete confidence, please apply via this website or contact Max MacGillivray on 01284 715055 or quoting reference: 05181M