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Farm Mechanic

  • Location:

    Ross-on-Wye

  • Sector:

    Agriculture

  • Salary:

    £30000 - £36000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Jake Gilbert

  • Job ref:

    JT/HQ17965

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

Farm Mechanic
Ross on Wye
Monday to Friday

Are you looking for a job that combines your passion for farming and your skills in mechanics? Do you enjoy working outdoors, fixing things, and learning new technologies? If so, you might be the perfect fit for our farm mechanic position!

As a farm mechanic, you will enjoy:

  • A competitive salary and benefits package
  • A flexible and dynamic work environment
  • A supportive and friendly team of colleagues
  • A chance to work on a variety of farm equipment and projects
  • An opportunity to contribute to the success and sustainability of the farming industry

As a farm mechanic, you will be working on a range of machinery and vehicles

The farm fleet includes tractors, combines, harvesters, sprayers, trailers, JCB telehandlers, forklifts, ATVs, UTVs, 360 excavators, minibuses and cars along with other equipment and implements relating to the farm.

To be successful as a farm mechanic, you will need to have:

  • Previous experience in a mechanical role on a broad range of vehicles and machinery (essential)
  • Ideally having had experience working on heavy plant or agricultural machinery (preferred but not essential)
  • Ability to diagnose faults
  • Excellent problem-solving
  • Ability to manage own workload
  • Pro-active and can-do attitude
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Good communication skills
  • Welding experience
  • Full driving licence
  • Experience driving farm machinery and forklifts would be advantageous

About the Farm

A family-run business located in Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire farming a mix of combinable crops, potatoes, raspberries and blueberries. We are currently looking to hire someone to join our team as a Farm Mechanic looking after our fleet of farm vehicles and machinery.

If you are interested in the role or would like a confidential chat about the role, please reach out to Jake@MorePeople.co.uk