Mechanic Agricultural Machinery (International/client)

Job Description

For a highly-established family-run farm we are looking for a Mechanic Agricultural Machinery. This family-run farm has developed into a vastly successful operation with a variety of crops being grown over its 1000 hectares of land including a range of vegetables as well as grains. The modern facilities of the farm also include an onion packhouse, potato store, carrot wash and workshop in addition to state of the art machinery.

The primary purpose of this position is maintaining farm machinery.
Reporting directly to the Directors / Workshop Hands on Manager some of your responsibilities include:
* Maintenance of farm machinery to a high standard.
* Self-management to ensure completion of prioritised tasks.
* Planning of the farms upcoming machinery needs to ensure a smooth operation through different stages of the yearly cycle.
* Fabrication of different machinery and parts.
* Occasional work outside normal hours to deal with break downs and busy periods.

To be successful in this role you will be a qualified heavy automotive engineer with a stand in agricultural equipment level 3 and 4. You will also have strong farming knowledge and be able to adapt to the changing pressures of the farm. Additionally, welding ability would be beneficial for this position. Experience of management will also be highly regarded.
The successful candidate will be level-headed and reliable whilst having the ability to adapt to changing circumstances whilst working autonomously. They will also have a strong business mind and understanding of cost management.

Are you looking for a new challenge and do you see yourself as the perfect person for this position? Don't hesitate to respond!
For more information, please contact HuizingHarvest, tel. +88 427 83 78 (Erik Kramer; Recruitment Consultant)
If you are interested, send your resume and motivation to info@globalagjobs.com or e.kramer@huizingharvest.nl

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Company information

Recruitment for agricultural jobs worldwide


Sector

Mechanization

Country

New Zealand

Job Type

Permanent Job


Period

Per direct


Location

Ashburton


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