News | October, 2019 Archive

Jobs

At Ripon Farm Services, we are always looking to recruit new team members for a variety of potential opportunities within the company. This might include qualified service technicians, parts advisers, sales executives, administration staff, apprentices and more.

 

 

Agricultural Service Mechanic

Positions available at Tadcaster, Malton, Ripon, Keighley, Louth and Retford.

(12 branch John Deere dealership covering Yorkshire, Teeside, Lincolnshire and Nottinghamshire)

 

Duties

To work in a busy Agricultural Service Department performing maintenance and repairs on agricultural machinery. This work will often be done at customer’s farms ensuring plenty of local travel around the area.

Qualities

Proficient knowledge of mechanical, electrical and hydraulic systems is required to enable the repair of agricultural equipment. A base understanding of agriculture and machinery would be essential. A driving licence would be required as there will be a need to drive company vehicles.

Hours of work

Monday to Friday (8am till 5pm) with flexible overtime to suit the business demands at evenings and weekends.

 

Benefits

  • Attractive salary package, further negotiable depending on experience, with overtime.
  • Entry into the company pension scheme.
  • Full company uniform provision including work boots, clothing and overalls provided by the company.
  • Diagnostic laptop & phone pre-installed with all the latest industry leading diagnostic programs and machinery support, plus training available on how to get the most from it.
  • Plus a company account offering staff discount on clothing, tools and all our showroom items.
  • Full product and personal development training is offered and comprehensive training paths, tailored to you, are provided.
  • A chance to work with industry leading John Deere machinery and technology.

 

Applications: To get started with this exciting career, please send an up to date CV to: recruitment@riponfarmservices.com and if you have any questions please email us and we’ll be happy to put you in touch with the service manager at the branch.

 

Ground care/ Lawnmower Mechanic

Ripon Farm Services, Willow Bridge Works, Letch Ln, Carlton, Stockton-on-Tees TS21 1EB

At Ripon Farm Services we sell, maintain and repair a wide range of Lawnmowers, ATV’s and compact tractors for our customers. Our franchises include John Deere, Stihl, Honda, Echo, Mountfield and Stiga. We are looking for a ground care mechanic to join our team at Stockton who will be responsible for keeping our customers machines in perfect condition. You will be working alongside our agricultural division and as part of the wider service team under supervision by the service manager.

 

Duties

To work in a busy Service Department performing maintenance and repairs on lawnmowers, ATV’s and compact tractors. This work will involve local travel around the area to do repairs and installations of machinery at our customer premises.

 

Qualities

Mechanical experience and an enthusiasm to learn are essential. A driving licence would be required as there will be a need to drive company vehicles.

 

Hours of work

Monday to Friday (8am till 5pm) with flexible overtime to suit the business demands at evenings and weekends.

 

Benefits

  • Attractive salary package, further negotiable depending on experience, with overtime.
  • Entry into the company pension scheme.
  • Full company uniform provision including work boots, clothing and overalls provided by the company.
  • Plus a company account offering staff discount on clothing, tools and all our showroom items.
  • Full product and personal development training is offered and comprehensive training paths, tailored to you, are provided.
  • A chance to work with industry leading John Deere machinery and technology.

 

Applications: To get started with this exciting career, please send an up to date CV to: recruitment@riponfarmservices.com and if you have any questions please call us on 01740 630254.

Now recruiting Service Apprenticeships

If you are interested in a career in our service departments, please get in touch at recruitment@riponfarmservices.com

October Ripon Farm Newsletter

Our October newsletter is available to download. In this months edition we have some special offers on John Deere stocked tractors but don’t delay, these offers are for October 2019 only so contact your local area sales manager for more information. We also include a full page feature on our brand new state of the art paint and body shop which has now opened in Ripon. We have a write up from our trailer centres about Ifor Williams and their new products hitting the market as well as our social, used and parts pages. To download or view click the relevant link below:

 

October Newsletter for Online Viewing

 

October 2019 Newsletter PDF