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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.

Retail Parts Sales Assistant

AGrowQuip NZ Limited is the exclusive franchise dealer for John Deere equipment.
We have a position available for a Retail Parts Sales Assistant working from our busy Silverdale branch.

This role would suit someone who has customer service experience, and is comfortable dealing with customers in a commercial/retail role.

In this role you will be responsible for the selling, receiving and delivery of parts and accessories. You will be looking after external customers via our showroom as well as internal customers from our busy workshop.

This is a full time role and includes alternate Saturday mornings (8am-12pm).

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

Skills & Attributes Required

·         Ability to interact well in a team environment

·         Strong customer service skills

·         Good computer skills

·         Strong self-motivation

·         Forklift licence preferred (training can be provided)

·         General parts and machinery knowledge an advantage

 

Workshop Foreman - Silverdale

AGrowQuip NZ Limited is the exclusive franchise dealer for John Deere equipment.

We have a position available for a Workshop Foreman at our Silverdale branch.

In this role you will be working predominantly on lawn tractors, with a move towards larger Ag tractors in due course. You will also be responsible for the training and over-seeing of apprentices.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa and must be a fully qualified diesel or petrol mechanic.

To apply for this position, please send in your CV along with a covering letter.

Skills & Attributes Required
  • Strong electrical diagnostic skills
  • Proactive approach to putting new processes in place to help streamline our department
  • Ability to work in a fast paced and ever-changing service environment.
  • Ability to handle technical enquires when service manager is busy
  • Management of workshop stock and consumables
  • A can- do attitude
  • Good computer skills
  • Ability to Interact well in a team environment
  • Strong  customer service skills
  • Strong self-motivator
  • Forklift license preferred (training can be provided)
  • Machinery knowledge an advantage

Field Service Technician - Silverdale

AGrowQuip NZ Limited is the exclusive franchise dealer for John Deere equipment.

We have a position available for a Field Service Technician at our Silverdale branch.

In this role you will be working predominantly on lawn tractors, with a move towards larger Ag tractors in due course.

Work vehicle,  laptop and mobile phone supplied

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visaand must be a fully qualified diesel or petrol mechanic.

To apply for this position, please send in your CV along with a covering letter.

Skills & Attributes Required
  • Experience working with medium to large tractors
  • Strong electrical diagnostic skills
  • Competent paper/computer skills
  • Ability to work autonomously
  • A can-do attitude
  • Oversee vehicle stock and consumables
  • Ability to interact well in a team environment
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Strong self-motivator
  • Forklift license preferred (training can be provided)
  • Machinery knowledge an advantage

Service Technician - Silverdale

AGrowQuip NZ is the #1 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 90 staff in our 4 branches in Silverdale, Pukekohe, Hamilton and Cambridge.

We have a position available for a Service Technician in our  Silverdale branch where our service focus is mainly on small tractor and lawn care products.

We require an experienced technician  who has completed their apprenticeship and have knowledge of the machinery industry, preferably agricultural machinery.

To be successful in this role you need to demonstrate you can work independently and perform complex on-site & workshop diagnostics, service repairs and maintenance work on customer and/or dealer owned agricultural and turf equipment.

It is essential that you will account for your time, and take responsibility for the time spent on the job in the field with a minimum amount of supervision.

You need to demonstrate that you complete the paperwork to ensure the complete job can be invoiced to the customer as soon as you have finished the job.   This includes timecards, parts and materials and a description of the work completed.

This is an exciting opportunity to further develop your experience and skills.  If you would like to be part of a progressive company then we urge you to submit an application including your current CV.

To apply please email your  CV with a covering letter to mattcox@agrowquip.co.nz

Other Attributes:
  • Highly self-motivated with a desire to succeed
  • Great customer service skills, with high quality service and on time delivery.
  • Strong customer focus with the ability to communicate with the customer
  • Planning, prioritising and organisational skills
  • Demonstrates good judgement and an ability to take initiative on the job
  • Have a sound knowledge in the automotive and/or heavy machinery industry
  • Participate in all training as required
  • A team player who cares about their colleagues
  • Follow all safety rules and regulations in performing work assignments.
We offer
  • Competitive remuneration package
  • Great working conditions
  • Working for the #1 brand in Agricultural machinery
  • Future career opportunities
  • Working with a skilled and motivated team

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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