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A Career With AGrowquip John Deere

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At AGrowQuip NZ Ltd you have a true opportunity to grow a career in our progressive company and with one of the most globally recognised brands. Our diverse and growing business offers a range of options for people looking for a career in the Agriculture service industry.

Apprentice Technician - Cambridge

Join our team working for the #1 brand in Agricultural machinery! 

AGrowQuip NZ Ltd is the exclusive franchise dealer for John Deere in our area of responsibility with four branches and over 100 staff within the Auckland and Waikato regions. The company has franchises for tractor, agricultural machinery, commercial, turf, golf and fine turf, SPFH, combines and a tractor rental fleet.

We're looking for someone full of enthusiasm, with a true passion for mechanics, to join our Cambridge team as an Apprentice Technician.

Requirements
  • High motivation
  • That you work well in a team
  • Confidence in speaking with customers
  • Keenness to learn and make progress
  • A full NZ drivers licence
  • Resident or holder of a valid NZ work visa
Benefits

The successful applicant will experience the following benefits;

  • Competitive remuneration package
  • Working for the #1 brand in Agricultural machinery
  • Career opportunities
  • Working with a skilled team
  • Opportunity to specialise in a key area of our product range
  • Full product training, support and future upskilling will be provided to the successful applicant.

     

Apprentice Technician - Hamilton

Join our team working for the #1 brand in Agricultural machinery! 

AGrowQuip NZ Ltd is the exclusive franchise dealer for John Deere in our area of responsibility with four branches and over 100 staff within the Auckland and Waikato regions. The company has franchises for tractor, agricultural machinery, commercial, turf, golf and fine turf, SPFH, combines and a tractor rental fleet.

We're looking for someone full of enthusiasm, with a true passion for mechanics, to join our Hamilton team as an Apprentice Technician.

Requirements
  • High motivation
  • That you work well in a team
  • Confidence in speaking with customers
  • Keenness to learn and make progress
  • A full NZ drivers licence
  • Resident or holder of a valid NZ work visa
Benefits

The successful applicant will experience the following benefits;

  • Competitive remuneration package
  • Working for the #1 brand in Agricultural machinery
  • Career opportunities
  • Working with a skilled team
  • Opportunity to specialise in a key area of our product range
  • Full product training, support and future upskilling will be provided to the successful applicant.

     

Junior Sales Person - Pukekohe

AGrowQuip NZ Ltd is the exclusive Ag and Turf dealer for John Deere in the greater Auckland and Waikato regions.
With branches in Silverdale, Pukekohe, Hamilton and Cambridge our dedicated and experienced team can offer expert advice to meet all requirements.

You will be based in the Pukekohe dealership as a junior salesperson supporting senior salesman and the selling of lawn care equipment and ag equipment. This role is a perfect foundation for gathering those necessary building blocks to become a successful salesperson. The role will also include inventory checking and the inwards / dispatch of wholegoods and general house keeping of inventory so you learn all of those necessary elements.

Training and support will be provided along with a competitive remuneration package. 

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Job Description
  • The ability to learn the selling skills associated with the selling of groundscare and agriculture equipment 
  • Ability and wiliness to learn quickly with confident computer skills so you can learn and adapt the John Deere quoting system
  • Ability to learn and understand finance options and prepare quotes
  • Inwards wholegoods check-in including necessary paperwork to be complete 
  • Compete and record dispatch of all wholegoods with relevant paperwork
  • Stock check of wholegoods items within branch and discuss with Branch Manager if any variances are noted.
  • Support senior salesman with inwards and dispatch items / sales activity
  • Product displays and brochure displays to be kept organised and tidy
  • Support Inventory manager with inter branch transportation
  • Keep up to date with industry trends
  • Working in with Groomer to showcase new and used products.
  • Keeping the sales area including grounds clean and tidy at all times
  • Ability to earn respect and confidence with clients will excel you to a senior salesperson

Experienced Ag Technician - Pukekohe

AGrowQuip NZ Ltd is the exclusive franchise dealer for John Deere in our area of responsibility with four branches and over 100 staff within the Auckland and Waikato regions. The company has franchises for tractor, agricultural machinery, commercial, turf, golf and fine turf, SPFH, combines and a tractor rental fleet.

We have a position available for an Ag Technician working from our busy Pukekohe branch.

This position would suit someone with a background in the Heavy or Agricultural industry.
Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Responsibilties
  • Performs basic diagnostics and repairs on agricultural and turf equipment and established Ag Management Solutions (AMS) products
  • Participates in Service EDUCATE Training programs required for the development of skills and knowledge 
  • Maintains current knowledge of John Deere and competitive products 
  • Maintains condition of vehicles, inventory, tools and equipment
  • Maintains a clean work area and performs work in a neat and orderly fashion
  • Follows all safety rules and regulations in performing work assignments
  • Completes all reports and forms required in conjunction with work assignments
  • Accounts for all time on a time card and for all material used in performing assigned duties 

     

Experience, Education, Skills and Knowledge:
  • 2+ years of experience performing service repairs
  • Ability to perform basic repairs and required maintenance using special tools and equipment following Technical Manual procedures 
  • Proficient knowledge of mechanical, electrical and hydraulic systems used in the repair of agricultural and turf equipment
  • Ability to use In-house computer programs and basic computer functions
  • Ability to operate vehicles and equipment used for diagnostic purposes
  • Proficient oral and written communication skills
  • Reasonable level of health and fitness
  • Qualified Technician and advantage
  • Valid drivers licence is required
  • Fork lift license preferred
Benefits

The successful applicant will experience the following benefits:

  • $1500 tool incentive for successful applicant!
  • Competitive remuneration package
  • Working for the #1 brand in Agricultural machinery
  • Career opportunities
  • Working with a skilled team

Parts Sales Representative - Silverdale

AGrowQuip NZ is a leading brand in Agricultural machinery and is the exclusive franchise dealer for John Deere with an extensive range of agricultural equipment which includes franchises for tractor, agricultural machinery, commercial, turf, golf and fine turf, SPFH, combines and a tractor rental fleet.

We have over 100 staff across our four branches in Silverdale, Pukekohe, Hamilton and Cambridge.

We have a position available for a Junior Parts Sales Consultant working from our busy Silverdale branch.

This is a great opportunity for someone who has work experience but does not necessarily have all the required product knowledge and a complete understanding of the parts department processes, as the company will provide training to the right person.

The role would suit someone who has some customer service experience and comfortable talking to customers in a commercial/retail role.

In this role you will be responsible for selling, receiving and delivery of parts and accessories. You will not only have external customers, who may walk into the showroom or call on the phone, but you also have internal customers from our busy workshop.

Requirements
  • Ability to interact well in a team environment
  • Customer service focused, providing good quality service and on time delivery’
  • Basic Sales experience 
  • Good data entry skills
  • Good communication and self-motivation
  • Adheres to all health and safety policies
  • Interacts well with both internal and external customers
  • Ideally, basic parts and machinery knowledge
  • Full drivers licence
  • Forklift licence preferred (training can be provided)
  • Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.
Benefits
  • Working for the #1 brand in Agricultural machinery
  • Good training opportunities
  • Future career opportunities
  • Good working conditions

Experienced Ag Technician - Hamilton

AGrowQuip NZ Ltd is the exclusive franchise dealer for John Deere in our area of responsibility with four branches and over 100 staff within the Auckland and Waikato regions. The company has franchises for tractor, agricultural machinery, commercial, turf, golf and fine turf, SPFH, combines and a tractor rental fleet.

We have a position available for an Ag Technician working from our busy Hamilton branch.

This position would suit someone with a background in the Heavy or Agricultural industry.
Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Responsibilties
  • Performs basic diagnostics and repairs on agricultural and turf equipment and established Ag Management Solutions (AMS) products
  • Participates in Service EDUCATE Training programs required for the development of skills and knowledge 
  • Maintains current knowledge of John Deere and competitive products 
  • Maintains condition of vehicles, inventory, tools and equipment
  • Maintains a clean work area and performs work in a neat and orderly fashion
  • Follows all safety rules and regulations in performing work assignments
  • Completes all reports and forms required in conjunction with work assignments
  • Accounts for all time on a time card and for all material used in performing assigned duties 

     

Experience, Education, Skills and Knowledge:
  • 2+ years of experience performing service repairs
  • Ability to perform basic repairs and required maintenance using special tools and equipment following Technical Manual procedures 
  • Proficient knowledge of mechanical, electrical and hydraulic systems used in the repair of agricultural and turf equipment
  • Ability to use In-house computer programs and basic computer functions
  • Ability to operate vehicles and equipment used for diagnostic purposes
  • Proficient oral and written communication skills
  • Reasonable level of health and fitness
  • Qualified Technician and advantage
  • Valid drivers licence is required
  • Fork lift license preferred
Benefits

The successful applicant will experience the following benefits:

  • $1500 tool incentive for successful applicant!
  • Competitive remuneration package
  • Working for the #1 brand in Agricultural machinery
  • Career opportunities
  • Working with a skilled team

Experienced Ag Technician - All Branches

AGrowQuip NZ Ltd is the exclusive franchise dealer for John Deere in our area of responsibility with four branches and over 100 staff within the Auckland and Waikato regions. The company has franchises for tractor, agricultural machinery, commercial, turf, golf and fine turf, SPFH, combines and a tractor rental fleet.

We have positions available for experienced Ag Technicians working from all of our branches.

This position would suit someone with a background in the Heavy or Agricultural industry.

Skills & Attributes

The successful applicant would ideally have the following skills and attributes:

  • Ability to work without supervision
  • Quality of workmanship, pride and attention to detail
  • Confident in speaking with customers
  • Customer service focused
  • Highly motivated
  • Works well in a team environment
  • Ability to complete relevant paperwork in and efficient and timely manner
Requirements

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Benefits

The successful applicant will experience the following benefits:

  • Competitive remuneration package
  • Working for the #1 brand in Agricultural machinery
  • Career opportunities
  • Working with a skilled team
  • Opportunity to specialise in a key area of our product range

Full product training and support will be provided to the successful applicant. 

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