Agricultural Field Service Engineer - Spaldwick

Recruiter
Alecto Recruitment Ltd
Location
Thorney
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
12 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Agricultural Field Service Technician - Cambridgeshire

Salary £25,000 - £30,000 + Overtime

Alecto Recruitment has an immediate requirement for an Agricultural Field Service Technician to join our client, a thriving vehicle dealership of agricultural equipment with territory in the Midlands and East Anglia.

The company has a superb reputation for the care they provide to their staff and Service Engineers, with a very low turnover rate and well established business. The company has a very close relationship with CLAAS, a machinery manufacturer with a superb track record in the manufacture of agricultural machinery.

Ideally our client is looking for candidates who have worked extensively or exclusively in the agricultural sector, and will have experience on agricultural vehicles such as tractors, combine harvesters or telehandlers.

Job Responsibilities

  • Mon - Fri, 8am - 4.30pm.
  • Service and maintenance of agricultural equipment primarily belonging to CLAAS equipment or products.
  • Travelling to client sites and liaising with customers to resolve faults on equipment such as:-
    • Tractors,
    • Combine harvesters,
  • Understanding the needs and requirements of customers to the highest standard.

Applicant Profile

  • Applicants must have experience in the agricultural sector/on agricultural plant.
    • Working knowledge of tractors, combines and forage harvesters.
  • Ideally you will have mechanical and hydraulic experience, applicants with a strong hydraulic background:-
    • For example previous experience on forklifts, tail lifts, powered access equipment, etc.
  • A full driving license is essential for driving to client sites.
  • Experience on working on CLAAS equipment will be preferred, but training on this will be provided if required.

Benefits

  • Transport and specialised tools provided.
  • Mobile phone.
  • Superb overtime rate of x1.5 - x3.0 for working out of hours/weekends/bank holidays.
  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Pension scheme.
  • Life insurance.
  • Annual incentives.

To apply for this role, please forward your CV to Chris Smith, Alecto Recruitment or call in strict confidence.

Alecto Recruitment Limited is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

If your experience matches please forward your CV immediately.

We thank all applicants who respond, but only those short listed will be contacted.

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