Mechanical Engineer

Telford. Permanent.

£38k - 40k per year + inc shift allowance, plus pension, overtime, Benefits

Do you have experience as an 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 Agricultural Engineer to join our client who are the 2nd largest crop growers in the UK!

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

Company Benefits:

  • Permanent from day 1
  • Starting salary of £38,000.00 pa (Negotiable depending on experience)
  • Training and Development
  • Casual Dress
  • Company Events
  • Company Pension
  • Free onsite Parking
  • A dynamic, friendly working environment

Duties of a Farm Engineer:

  • Carry out routine servicing of all farm machinery
  • 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


  • Negotiable depending on experience – from £38,000 + 

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