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Agricultural Service Apprentice

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WS0806Agricultural Service ApprenticeFakenham 

We are currently recruiting for an apprentice to join the existing team at our Fakenham branch, based in Norfolk.

Role Purpose:
Reporting directly to the Service Manager, your role will be to assist Technicians with the repair and maintenance of all equipment associated with the Agricultural/Horticultural machinery sold by the company’s sales departments in order to support the Land Based course you will be undertaking.

The end goal is to progress into becoming a qualified Service Technician.

This is a three-year apprenticeship programme.

Essential Skills/Experience:

  • GCSE’s Grade 4-9 or A-C in Maths, English and a subject of Science
  • Willingness to learn
  • Avid interest or experience in mechanical engineering or relevant work experience
  • Ability and interest of hydraulics and electrical repairs or an understanding of
  • Able to work alone and on your own initiative
  • Competent in the use of computers
  • Excellent customer service skills as this is a customer facing role
  • Self-motivated
  • Maintain a good general level of health and fitness
  • Good general appearance

Additional Information

Start Date:August 2019, offer subject to achieving satisfactory GCSE’s results
Hours:39hrs per week – 8am to 5pm, Monday to Thursday and 8am to 4pm Friday (1hr unpaid lunch)
Contract:Fixed term (3 years), Full time, hourly paid
Salary:As per current apprenticeship scheme, plus full study package
Benefits:24 Days Annual Leave (plus bank holiday), Company Sick Pay Scheme, Workplace pension, Staff Discount in Country Stores and Death in Service Cover (2 x salary)


Please submit your interest to before the closing date.

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