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Service Technician

Job Type: Full-time
Job Status: Sourcing
Posted: 15/06/2022
Company: CLAAS Harvest Centre Waikato

Job Description

With the exciting growth and investment in our Waikato dealership, join our successful team based near Hamilton Airport. Be involved in the service work of premium brand agricultural machinery (CLAAS/AMAZONE/JCB). Experience working on agricultural machinery and a qualification in Diesel / Heavy Machinery Servicing is a must. Receive a competitive remuneration package, excellent career opportunities, a great working environment and some of the best technical product training. 

The Company

CLAAS Harvest Centre is the largest privately-owned farm machinery distributor in Australasia, representing some of the world’s leading farm machinery brands, including CLAAS, AMAZONE and JCB via a network of 32 dealers throughout New Zealand and Australia.

Our Waikato team are on an exciting journey having moved into a new $10 million sales, service, parts and administration complex, the home of CLAAS Harvest Centre – Waikato as well as a parts, training and demonstration hub for our other dealerships in the North Island.

The Culture

You will be working in an environment that invests in people, supports innovation and encourages growth. 

We are values driven and committed to the ongoing improvement of our health, safety and wellbeing culture to ensure everyone gets home safe every day. Our values of In It Together, Front Up, and Keep Growing form the backbone of what is a dynamic business, providing a challenging and stimulating environment.

The Role

We are looking for an experienced Diesel Mechanic/Field Service Technician to join our Hamilton based team. 

Your day-to-day tasks will include:

  • Servicing and repairing a range of agricultural machinery (tractors, mowers, harvesters, etc);
  • Providing exceptional support to customer service and sales;
  • Assisting in machine preparation, demonstrations, start-ups and sales (as required).

Skills and Experience

We are looking for you if you have:

  • A minimum of 5 years experience in field service work on agricultural machinery or similar;
  • Qualifications in Diesel / Heavy Machinery Servicing;
  • Experience using advanced diagnostic systems;
  • A genuine commitment to improving health, safety and wellbeing outcomes;
  • Excellent customer service and communication skills;
  • High standard of teamwork, independency and initiative.


This is an excellent career opportunity for the right person. 

What CLAAS Harvest Centre can offer you?

  • Excellent working conditions in a supportive and friendly team environment;
  • Ongoing training and development opportunities. You will receive regular on-the-job training as well as off-site technical product training provided by our Head Office - Landpower New Zealand;
  • Excellent support with access to some of the best technical support personnel;
  • Competitive experience-based remuneration packages;
  • Use of a work laptop, latest diagnostic tooling and a work mobile device.

How to Apply

If you are ready for the next step in your career, and you are willing to front up and go the extra mile, this is an excellent career opportunity for you.

Interested? Please forward your application to

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

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