Service Technician


Reference 2174
Start date 20/09/2017
Position Service Technician
Province Wales
Contract type Full time


Contact name Mr. Glenn Logan
Company Rea Valley Tractors - Welshpool
Telephone number 01938 553900
E-mail address


We are looking for skilled, motivated and flexible technicians to work at our Welshpool depot.

We are looking for people with proven experience in the agricultural industry, ideally with John Deere or JCB machinery.

We offer excellent rates of pay together with company vehicles where appropriate. Our fully equipped workshops provide an excellent working environment and we invest heavily in ongoing training for our employees.

 RVT are a forward thinking company and look to employ candidates with the drive and ambition to match our own.

Job Function:

Performs diagnostics, service repairs and maintenance work on customer and/or dealer-owned equipment.  

Essential Duties:

  1. Performs diagnostics and repairs on agricultural equipment
  2. Completes all reports and administration required for work assignments (job cards – DTAC case –time sheets, etc.).
  3. Maintains a clean work station, assists with overall workshop organization and correct use of tools and vehicles.
  4. Follows all safety rules and regulations in performing work assignments.
  5. Participates in Service Training Certification programs required for the development of skills and knowledge.
  6. Performs diagnostics and repairs in the field when required.
  7. Performs pre-delivery set up on new or used equipment.
  8. Supports Service Specialists when required. 

Skills & Qualifications:

  • 1+ years experience performing service repairs
  • Ability to perform repairs and required maintenance using special tools and equipment following approved technical procedures
  • Proficient knowledge of mechanical, electrical and hydraulic systems to effect the repair of agricultural equipment
  • Ability to use standard computer applications, internet functions and John Deere Service Advisor
  • Ability to operate vehicles and equipment used for diagnostic purposes
  • Good customer relationship skills
  • Familiar with John Deere and competitive products
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Ability to work extended hours and weekends