Farm Engineer

Telford. Permanent.

£38k - 40k per year

Do you have experience as a Farm Engineer? Are you looking for a new challenge? – If so, then we may just have the right role for you!

Owen Payne Recruitment are seeking an experienced Farm Engineer to join a leading agricultural client located the Telford area.

Due to the nature of this role, previous experience as a Farm Engineer is essential.

Company Benefits:

  • Permanent from day 1
  • Starting salary of £38,000.00 pa
  • Training and Development
  • Casual Dress
  • Company Events
  • Company Pension
  • Free onsite Parking
  • Straight to a permanent position
  • A dynamic, friendly working environment

Duties of a Farm Engineer:

  • Carry out routine servicing of all vehicles
  • Replace essential fluids and lubricants
  • Ensure documentation is accurate and up to date
  • Complete end of season overhaul and repairs on a wide range of agricultural machinery
  • Ensure all machines and vehicles are in good working condition
  • Transfer equipment to alternative vehicles as necessary
  • Replacing parts and assist in building new machines, within the workshop environment.
  • Diagnose faults on machines using hydraulic or pneumatic systems and low voltage electronics
  • Ensure faults and repairs are carried out effectively and in a timely fashion
  • Carry out field-based repairs as and when required
  • Deal with emergency breakdown repairs

Candidate Requirements – Essential:

  • Experience and knowledge of agricultural machine maintenance
  • Experienced with Pneumatics and Hydraulics
  • Strong ability for diagnostics and repairs

Candidate Requirements – Desirable:

  • Relevant mechanical engineering qualifications (Level 3)
  • Electronics and Welding (TIG/MIG) Skills
  • Telescopic JCB driver
  • Safe use of Oxy fuels
  • Abrasive Wheels
  • MS Office skills

Hours of work:

  • To be discussed upon interview

Salary:

  • £38,000.00-£41,000.00 pa (DOE)

If you are interested in this role, please apply online or call Agata for more information.