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Technician - Blashford


Hunt Forest Group are delighted to be able to offer a position in our Blashford workshop just outside of Ringwood in Hampshire.

Our Blashford Branch specialises in Commercial, Golf and Homeowner products and we require further assistance surrounding the Homeowner products we offer.  Please note, this also includes our Ifor Williams range of trailers and horseboxes.

The correct candidate would have workshop experience and be used to carrying out tasks to a set timescale, clocking onto assigned jobs and completing job cards with a descriptive write up of the completed job.

Essential Duties:

  1. Performs diagnostics and repairs on agricultural or turf equipment
  2. Completes all reports and administration required for work assignments (job cards, timesheets, etc.)
  3. Maintains a clean work station, assists with overall workshop organization and correct use of tools and vehicles.
  4. Follows all safety rules and regulations in performing work assignments.
  5. Participates in Service Training Certification programs required for the development of skills and knowledge.
  6. Performs diagnostics and repairs in the field when required.
  7. Performs pre-delivery set up on new or used equipment.
  8. Supports Service Specialists when required.
  9. Mentors apprentices.


Skills & Qualifications:

  • 1+ years experience performing service repairs
  • Ability to perform repairs and required maintenance using special tools and equipment following approved technical procedures
  • Proficient knowledge of mechanical, electrical and hydraulic systems to effect the repair of agricultural equipment
  • Ability to use standard computer applications, internet functions and John Deere Service Advisor
  • Ability to operate vehicles and equipment used for diagnostic purposes
  • Good customer relationship skills
  • Familiar with John Deere and competitive products
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Minimum LTA certification level or comparable John Deere scale
  • Forklift license preferred
  • Driving Licence mandatory
  • Ability and willingness to work extended hours and weekends when required


About us

Hunt Forest Group formed in 2019 following a merger between R.Hunt Ltd and New Forest Farm machinery, both prominent John Deere dealerships based in the south of England. R.Hunt Ltd specialised in agricultural machinery and New Forest in professional turf, construction and residential machinery. With over 90 years of experience between the dealerships, there could not have been a better time to join forces and expand our product offering within a range of industries to suit all our customers’ needs. We offer the full range of John Deere machinery along with quality solutions, parts, service and support from our teams across six branches, ensuring increased productivity and reduced downtime.
  • Dealer name Hunt Forest Group - Chilbolton
  • Location Ringwood
  • Reference 4418
  • Division Residential & Commercial Products
  • department Service
  • Type of contract ft
  • expires at 30/04/2020
Contact details
  • Contact person mrs. Vicky Lane
  • Location Ringwood
  • Address Salisbury Road, Blashford, Ringwood, Hampshire, BH24 3PE
  • Email
  • Phone +44 (0)1425 472 572
  • Website