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Service Technician

Job Type: Full-time
Job Status: Sourcing
Posted: 16/06/2022
Company: CLAAS Harvest Centre Canterbury

Job Description

CLAAS Harvest Centre Canterbury in conjunction with Carrfields Machinery sells and services new and used agricultural machinery including world leading brands like CLAAS, JCB, AMAZONE, MacDon, Novag & Coolamon throughout New Zealand and Australia.

 

With workshops located throughout Canterbury (Ashburton, Timaru, Templeton, Waipara) we are seeking experienced, hands-on and proactive Service Technicians to join our teams.  Reporting to the Team Leader you will be responsible for ensuring customers equipment is repaired to the highest quality, first time, every time.

 

Key responsibilities

  • Inspect, diagnose and repair faults and malfunctions on agricultural machinery
  • Repair and replace defective parts
  • Warranty repair work
  • Pre-Delivery inspections on new gear for our sales department
  • Liaising with the parts department for ordering and supplies
  • Provide fantastic customer service
  • Effectively communicate with managers and be a contributing member of the CLAAS Harvest Centre team

 

Key skills required for this role include:

  • Qualifications or experience of service work on agricultural machinery or similar
  • Excellent customer service and communication skills
  • The ability to work well within a team and independently

 

What we offer:

  • A competitive hourly rate with tool allowance, overtime and call out fees
  • Ongoing training and personal development opportunities
  • Roster through the busy summer months
  • Great working environment with a well organised workshop
  • A variety of machinery to work on and continuously learn about as well as Workshop and Field locations
  • Fully paid life and income protection insurance
  • The potential to earn more due to the overtime available through harvest season

 

Being part of our family-owned agricultural group, you can experience many opportunities for personal and professional development (including opportunities to participate in our exchange programme with the UK) and will be encouraged to gain additional skills and knowledge to ensure a satisfying career within New Zealand's leading industry.

 

Ready to Apply

Apply today with your cover letter and CV. You must be eligible to live and work in New Zealand to be considered for these positions.  Our pre-employment process is to carry out a Medical, Drug test and Criminal Conviction history check. 

How to Apply

Ready to Apply

Apply today with your cover letter and CV. You must be eligible to live and work in New Zealand to be considered for these positions.  Our pre-employment process is to carry out a Medical, Drug test and Criminal Conviction history check. 

If you have any questions about this listing, please email our CLAAS Harvest Centre HR representatives.

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