Dairy Engineer, Dairy Equipment, Home based, £40k - £45k plus car, travel expenses and benefits:
Due to continued growth, our client, a world leader in the manufacturing and distribution of livestock health management products, are looking to recruit a Dairy Engineer. The role will involve providing customer and dealer support through product installation, service, repair and technical training. You will also work closely with the product development team working on new products, including some laboratory testing work.
Working predominately between Field work and at the Head Office based in Oxfordshire; with an option to work from a home office (to be agreed). Willingness to travel both nationally and internationally is a prerequisite, depending on location and work this is likely to involve multiple days.
The successful candidate will have knowledge of milking equipment and dairy farm practices with experience of installation and servicing of equipment in a dairy environment. Experience of electrical equipment and electronics would be a distinct advantage. Some experience of dealer support and dealer training would be helpful. There may also be a requirement to help with the preparation and manning of trade shows, so a strong customer service focus is essential.
Ideal locations would be within 1 hour to 2 hours' drive of Oxfordshire, as you will need to spend the first few months training on their product range, Worcestershire, Warwickshire, Northamptonshire, Buckinghamshire, Birmingham, Derbyshire, Leicestershire, Staffordshire.
Please note that the customers are mainly based in the West Country, Somerset, Wiltshire, and the North East and West (Cheshire, Lancashire & Yorkshire).
If you have experience within the agricultural industry, and in particular, milking equipment or have worked in the dairy industry, and you enjoy getting out and meeting people, please send us a copy of your CV.
MARS Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer and positively welcomes applications from suitably qualified applicants regardless of race, colour, sex, marital status, national origin, religion, age, disability, or any other protected status. Suitable candidates for the role will be contacted within 3 working days, unfortunately if you haven't heard back in this time your application has been unsuccessful at this time.
MARS Recruitment is a specialist Engineering & IT recruiter working in partnership with companies across the UK and offers services of both an Employment Business (for Temporary/Contract roles) and an Employment Agency (for Permanent roles).