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Service AG Specialist

02/11/2019

This role offers a unique specialism in agricultural sprayers. In addition to carrying out the duties of our agricultural technicians, our sprayer specialist will work with equipment including self-propelled, trailed and mounted sprayers. You will be a qualified technician and come with experience in this equipment already, working in our new purpose-build workshop at Beeston.

Part’s Manager accountabilities include:

  • Performing diagnostics and repairs on agricultural equipment, including self-propelled, trailed and mounted sprayers.
  • Participating in Service Training Certification programs required for the development of skills and knowledge.
  • Working within the workshop or in the field/on farm as required.
  • Completing pre-delivery set up on new or used equipment.
  • Mentoring apprentices.

We look for:

  • The ability to undertake maintenance and repairs using special tools and equipment following approved technical procedures.
  • Excellent knowledge of mechanical, electrical and hydraulic systems.
  • An understanding of John Deere GreenStar guidance systems, although training will be provided.
  • The ability to provide excellent customer service.
  • The ability to work as a team or individually.
  • Being self-motivated, having good communication skills and a willingness to take on new challenges.
  • Flexibility with working hours during busy seasons and weekends.
  • Full UK driving licence required.
  • Forklift driving licence preferred.

About us

Ben Burgess has been serving the local farming community since 1931 and has supplied grounds care equipment since 1962. As one of two original John Deere dealers since the brand entered the UK market in 1965, Ben Burgess is also the supplier of several other leading manufacturers in the agricultural, construction and grounds care industries including Grimme, Hitachi, Manitou, Weidemann, Kuhn and Timberwolf. We have six depots in East Anglia; Aylsham, Beeston, Coates, Ellington, Newmarket and Norwich with specialist sales, parts, service and hire teams covering Norfolk, Suffolk, Cambridgeshire, Essex, Bedfordshire and Northamptonshire. We also specialise in selling quality used agricultural, construction and grounds care machinery across the UK or for export worldwide. The core values central to the success of our company are safety, quality, respect, integrity, commitment and professionalism. We strive to deliver the best quality products and services to all our stakeholders. We have a sales force specialising in various fields of expertise, 85 highly trained technicians, dedicated parts teams and a comprehensive hire department serving our agricultural, construction and grounds care customers. We are proud to hold the Royal Warrant as suppliers of agricultural machinery. We began supplying the Royal Estate at Sandringham with Marshall tractors in 1931 and have continued to the present day, currently supplying John Deere equipment.
Information
  • Dealer name BEN BURGESS & CO LTD
  • Location King's Lynn
  • Reference 3451
  • Division Agricultural Products
  • department Service
  • Type of contract ft
  • expires at 03/31/2019
Contact details
  • Contact person mr. Michael Casanova
  • Location King's Lynn
  • Address Dereham Road Beeston PE32 2LE
  • Email careers@benburgess.co.uk
  • Phone 01328 701347
  • Fax 01328 700111
  • Website http://www.benburgess.co.uk