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Horticultural Service Technician / Trainee

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WS0802Horticultural Service Technician / TraineeFramlingham 

We are currently looking for a Horticultural Service Technician / Trainee to join our existing team at our Framlingham branch, based in Suffolk.

Role Purpose:
Reporting to the Service Manager, your responsibility will be to repair and maintain all equipment associated with Ground care machinery.

Essential / Preferable Skills/Experience: 

  • Sound knowledge of all types of Garden machinery
  • Knowledge of both Domestic and Professional Grass Machinery, and/or Utility machines or small Agricultural machinery is an advantage
  • Ability to diagnose hydraulic faults is desirable but not essential
  • Excellent customer service skills both face to face and over the telephone
  • Has the ability to work alone using your own initiative and as part of a team
  • Maintain a clean, tidy and safe work area within the workshop
  • Clean and tidy general appearance
  • Maintain a good general level of health and fitness
  • Excellent customer service skills as this is a customer facing role
  • Full clean driver’s licence

Additional Information

Start Date:                   Immediate, but subject to successful candidates notice period

Location:                      Framlingham, Suffolk, IP13 9LL

Hours:                          39hrs per week basic – 8am to 5pm Monday to Thursday, 8am to 4pm Friday

Overtime paid at time and a half on completion of 39hrs Monday to Friday

Contract:                      Permanent, Full Time, Hourly Paid

Salary:                          £Competitive, dependent upon experience

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 CV with a covering letter to Andy Bowers, Branch & Sales Manager.



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