Agricultural Mechanic - Herefordshire/Gloucestershire/Monmouthshire

6 days left

Location
Herefordshire/Gloucestershire/Monmouthshire
Salary
Negotiable dependent on experience. This role comes with a company vehicle
Posted
02 Oct 2020
Closes
30 Oct 2020
Ref
A886
Job Type
Mechanic
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A new career opportunity has arisen for an  Agricultural Mechanic/Fitter to join a highly successful farming business in Herefordshire.   You will have full responsibility for maintaining a diverse range of farm machinery and a large farm vehicle fleet.   This role will suit an ambitious individual who is looking for a new challenge in a busy and diverse environment.

The ideal candidate will be a highly motivated, self-starter who can prioritise and schedule maintenance programmes and be responsive to the needs of the everyday farm business.   Expertise in all types of agricultural machinery is essential.  

Assistance is provided with a self-employed mechanic to support you.

The Role & Responsibilities:

  • Implementation of repairs, servicing and breakdowns
  • Fabricate parts or components, as necessary
  • Ensuring that all work/maintenance is recorded and carried out in accordance with Standard Operating Procedures
  • Road testing vehicles and carrying out necessary inspections (MOT preparation)
  • Schedule maintenance periods for all vehicle & mechanical equipment and maintain appropriate records
  • Assist with necessary compliance audits
  • Comply with HSE requirements

Candidate Requirements:

  • Proven experience working on a broad range of farm vehicles and machinery is essential
  • Good communication skills with the ability to build a strong rapport with all departments across the farm
  • Self-motivated and able to work off own initiative
  • Full UK driving licence

Remuneration:

Salary is negotiable, dependent on experience.  This role comes with a company vehicle

Please email your CV and covering letter to amandalatham@delacyexecutive.co.uk

For more information and an informal confidential discussion, please call:

Amanda Latham on DDI: 01885 485524  Mobile: 07730 218934

Thank you.

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