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Ben Burgess currently has the following job opportunities available:


Sprayer Service Technician

We require a qualified agricultural service engineer who specialises in or has previous experience with agricultural sprayers to join our new purpose-built workshop at our Beeston depot.

Main responsibilities include:

Performing diagnostics and repairs on agricultural equipment, including self-propelled, trailed and mounted sprayers.
Participating in Service Training Certification programs required for the development of skills and knowledge.
Working within the workshop or in the field/on farm as required.
Completing pre-delivery set up on new or used equipment.
Mentoring apprentices.

Skills & qualifications needed:

The ability to undertake maintenance and repairs using special tools and equipment following approved technical procedures.
Excellent knowledge of mechanical, electrical and hydraulic systems.
An understanding of John Deere GreenStar guidance systems, although training will be provided.
The ability to provide excellent customer service.
The ability to work as a team or individually.
Being self-motivated, having good communication skills and a willingness to take on new challenges.
Flexibility with working hours during busy seasons and weekends.
Full UK driving licence required.
Forklift driving licence preferred.


In return, we offer competitive hourly pay plus overtime, a vehicle, full ongoing training, long term career prospects and an enhanced company pension scheme.

Please apply to John Rupp, Branch Director, on the details given below by 3rd August 2018.

Email: johnrupp@benburgess.co.uk

Area Sales Manager - Coates

We require an experienced agricultural area sales manager to join our dealership in Coates and cover an established area east of Peterborough. You will be responsible for selling new and used machinery from brands including John Deere, Manitou, Weidemann, Kuhn and Bailey Trailers.

Main responsibilities include:

Sales of new and used agricultural machinery.
Conducting demonstrations.
Maintaining product knowledge on features and benefits of all equipment and services provided by Ben Burgess.
Offering finance options to assist customers with purchases.
Providing excellent customer experiences to develop strong and loyal relationships.
Building strong and loyal relationships with our suppliers.
Working with the marketing team to ensure relevant and timely communications to customers and prospects.

Skills & qualifications needed:

Previous agricultural sales experience, or a sales background and a good knowledge of the agricultural industry.
Familiar with John Deere or competitive products.
Enthusiasm, engagement and a willingness to take on challenges.
Excellent customer service and communication skills.
The ability to use standard computer applications and internet functions.
Full UK driving licence.

In return, we offer a competitive salary, a relocation allowance if required, company vehicle, full ongoing training, long term career prospects and an enhanced company pension scheme.

Please apply in writing to David Fairman, Sales Director, at davidfairman@benburgess.co.uk.

 

Grain Handling Equipment Engineer - Bloomfield Installations

We require an experienced engineer to join our grain handling team at Bloomfield Installations in Debenham, Suffolk in a full time position.

Main responsibilities include:

Extracting, refurbishing and installing re-conditioned grain handling equipment, working with Ben Burgess’ crop storage department.
On-site welding.
Following all health & safety regulations.
Completing all administration required including job cards, health & safety documentation and timesheets.
Mentors apprentices and upholds our company’s core values.

Skills & qualifications needed:

Previous experience as an engineer in a relevant industry.
You must be comfortable working in confined spaces and at height.
Full UK driving licence required.
A certificate to operate a telehandler would be an advantage however full training to acquire certification is provided.
Occasional working away in the UK may be required.

In return, we offer competitive hourly pay plus overtime, full ongoing training, long term career prospects and an enhanced company pension scheme.

Please apply in writing to Chris Coe on any of the details given below.

Chris Coe
Bloomfield Installations
Unit 4, Meadow Works
Kenton Road
DEBENHAM
IP14 6RP

Email: chriscoe@bloomfieldinstallations.co.uk

 

Agricultural Service Technicians

We require qualified agricultural service engineers to join our busy workshops at our Norwich, Newmarket, Coates & Ellington depots. You should have experience with the most modern, sophisticated agricultural machinery. John Deere experience would be an advantage, specifically experience with tractors, sprayers and FarmSight, however full LTA training is available.

Main responsibilities include:

Performing diagnostics and repairs on agricultural equipment, including FarmSight products.
Participating in Service Training Certification programs required for the development of skills and knowledge.
Working within the workshop or in the field/on farm as required.
Completing pre-delivery set up on new or used equipment.
Mentoring apprentices.

Skills & qualifications needed:

The ability to undertake maintenance and repairs using special tools and equipment following approved technical procedures.
Excellent knowledge of mechanical, electrical and hydraulic systems.
The ability to provide excellent customer service.
The ability to work as a team or individually.
Being self-motivated, having good communication skills and a willingness to take on new challenges.
Flexibility with working hours during busy seasons and weekends.
Full UK driving licence required.
Forklift driving licence preferred.

In return, we offer competitive hourly pay plus overtime, a vehicle, full ongoing training, long term career prospects and an enhanced company pension scheme.

Please apply in writing to Jimmy Lockhart at jimmylockhart@benburgess.co.uk

 

Grounds Care Service Technicians - Ellington & Coates

Due to further expansion, we are recruiting experienced grounds care equipment technicians. You will be supporting areas of Suffolk, Cambridgeshire, Bedfordshire, Rutland and Northamptonshire with top brands of domestic, commercial and golf equipment including John Deere, Hayter, Timberwolf, Trimax, Dennis and Club Car.

Main responsibilities include:

Performing diagnostics and repairs on grounds care equipment.
Completing all reports and forms required in conjunction with work assignments.
Following all safety regulations in performing work assignments.
Participating in Service Training programs required for the development of skills and knowledge.
Maintaining the good condition of vehicles, tools and equipment.
Maintaining a clean work area and performing work in a professional, neat and orderly manner.

Skills & qualifications needed:

Experience performing service repairs.
Familiar with John Deere products would be an advantage.
The ability to perform repairs following approved technical procedures.
Proficient knowledge of mechanical, electrical and hydraulic systems.
Excellent customer service and good computer skills.
The ability to work in a team environment.
The ability to work extended hours and weekends.
Full UK driving and forklift licences preferred.

In return, we offer competitive hourly pay plus overtime, full ongoing training, long term career prospects and an enhanced company pension scheme.

Please apply in writing to Ben B Turner on any of the details given below.

Ben B Turner
Ben Burgess GroundsCare Equipment
Europa Way
NORWICH
NR1 2EN

Email: benbturner@benburgess.co.uk