Multiskilled Mechanical Engineer - West Midlands

De Lacy Executive
West Midlands Region
Competitive Salary
Closing date
29 Nov 2023

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Are you an engineer looking for a fresh start in a new industry?

Here’s your chance to work for a family business that values its employees above all else.

This business is one of the UK’s leading providers of horticultural machinery repair and maintenance services. They are recruiting to support the growth of their business and will consider both experienced and junior engineers.

Candidates from automotive, agricultural/plant machinery or manufacturing backgrounds would likely have the transferable skills to thrive in this job.

This is an interesting and varied role, where no two days will be the same. You will work Monday to Friday and your time will be split between the West Midlands workshop and travelling to grower sites to service and repair machinery in situ.

Engineers from all backgrounds will be considered providing they have mechanical and electrical engineering experience, full training will be provided to get you up to speed on horticultural equipment.

The role

  • Maintain and repair machinery
  • Deliver and commission machines
  • Demonstrate how machinery works to customers
  • Provide technical support to customers
  • Dispatch spare parts to customers

What you will have:

  • Prior engineering experience
  • Personable and able to communicate effectively
  • Attention to detail
  • Prepared to travel (1 or 2 nights away per week, usually midweek)
  • UK Driving License
  • Basic computer skills

The package:

  • Competitive salary
  • Generous annual leave entitlement
  • 6% employer pension contribution

How do I apply?

For more information and an informal confidential discussion please call Harry Porter on: 01885 485524 or e-mail your CV and covering letter To Thank you.

De Lacy Executive will upload your CV to our database and retain some data about you in order to process your application.

More information about our processing activities can be found at .

Please be assured that all contact is treated in complete confidence and your details will not be passed to a third party without your prior permission. Please note that this advertisement is not a job description and you should satisfy yourself about the full details at interview.

De Lacy Executive is an Approved member of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation, which promotes high standards in recruitment practice, and is registered with the Information Commissioners Office. De Lacy Executive complies with all relevant data protection legislation.


De Lacy Executive is the professional Agri-Business recruitment consultancy.

Since 2000 we have been recruiting within the agriculture, horticulture, fruit, fresh produce, primary food and other rural sectors in the UK and Internationally. We arguably have the largest database of candidates and regular employer clients.

In this period we have been privileged to help countless companies and jobseekers to achieve their employment goals.

We engage at all levels from trainee through to senior executive and in disciplines from production to technical and commercial.

Our team of nine is friendly, knowledgeable and experienced. We welcome your enquiries and offer our very best advice and service whatever the employment situation.

Most of us are agriculturalists by upbringing and education and have experience of working in the sector we serve before entering the recruitment industry.  We are well trained in recruitment practice and De Lacy Executive is the only Agricultural Recruitment business to be Approved by the Recruitment and Employment Confederation which promotes high standards within the recruitment industry.

We maintain the highest levels of confidentiality and are registered and conform to the requirements of the Data Protection Act.

 “Integrity, Knowledge and Confidentiality”.

We look forward to hearing from you.

De Lacy Executive Ltd. Suite 7, Malvern Gate, Bromwich Road, Worcester WR2 4BN

Tel: 01885 483440. E mail:

Company info
01885 483440
Suite 7
Malvern Gate
Bromwich Road

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