Horticultural Service Technician

We are currently looking for a Horticultural Service Technician to support and join the existing team at our Ringmer branch, based in East Sussex.

Role Purpose:

Reporting directly to the Service Manager, you will be responsible for the repair and maintenance of all equipment associated with horticultural machinery sold by the company’s sales departments. This role is workshop based.

Essential Skills/Experience:

  • Knowledge of domestic and professional garden machinery is advantageous
  • Experience of repairing and maintaining equipment for customers
  • Ability to diagnose fuel and electrical faults and carry out repairs
  • Able to lift heavy machinery, but apply common sense with items that require assistance
  • Completing job cards in full relating to work undertaken
  • Has the ability to work alone using your own initiative and as part of a team
  • Maintain a good general level of health and fitness
  • Excellent customer service skills both face to face and over the telephone
  • Be self-motivated
  • Full clean driver’s licence
  • Job Categories
    Job Categories: After Sales Support
  • Job Type
    Job Type: Permanent, Full Time
  • Job Location
    Job Location: Ringmer
  • Ref No
    Ref No: WS2140

Additional Information

  • Start Date:
    Immediate, but subject to successful candidates notice period
  • Hours:
    39 hours per week – 8am to 5pm Monday to Thursday, 8am to 4pm Friday (1 hour unpaid lunch break) Overtime paid at time and a half on completion of 39 hours Monday to Friday
  • Salary:
    £Competitive, dependent upon experience
  • Benefits:
    32 days annual leave including bank holidays, Company Sick Pay Scheme, Workplace Pension, 25% Staff Discount in Country Stores and Life Assurance Cover (2 x salary)
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