Agricultural Service Technicians

We require agricultural service engineers to join our busy workshops at our Coates and Ellington depots. You should have experience with the most modern, sophisticated agricultural machinery. John Deere experience would be an advantage, specifically experience of sprayers and AMS, however full LTA training is available.

Main responsibilities include:

Performing diagnostics and repairs on agricultural equipment, including AMS products.
Participate in Service Training Certification programs required for the development of skills and knowledge.
Working within the workshop or in the field/on farm as required.
Complete pre-delivery set up on new or used equipment.
Mentor apprentices.

Skills & qualifications needed:

The ability to undertake maintenance and repairs using special tools and equipment following approved technical procedures.
Excellent knowledge of mechanical, electrical and hydraulic systems.
The ability to provide customer service that is second to none.
The ability to work as a team or individually.
Being self-motivated, having good communication skills and a willingness to take on new challenges.
Flexibility with working hours during busy seasons and weekends.
Full UK driving licence required.
Forklift driving licence preferred.

In return, we offer competitive hourly pay plus overtime, a vehicle, full ongoing training, long term career prospects and an enhanced company pension scheme.

Please apply in writing to:

Steve Trostler
Ben Burgess Coates
Eldernell Lane

About us

Ben Burgess has been serving the local farming community since 1931 and has supplied grounds care equipment since 1962. As one of two original John Deere dealers since the brand entered the UK market in 1965, Ben Burgess is also the supplier of several other leading manufacturers in the agricultural, construction and grounds care industries including Grimme, Hitachi, Manitou, Weidemann, Kuhn and Timberwolf. We have six depots in East Anglia; Aylsham, Beeston, Coates, Ellington, Newmarket and Norwich with specialist sales, parts, service and hire teams covering Norfolk, Suffolk, Cambridgeshire, Essex, Bedfordshire and Northamptonshire. We also specialise in selling quality used agricultural, construction and grounds care machinery across the UK or for export worldwide. The core values central to the success of our company are safety, quality, respect, integrity, commitment and professionalism. We strive to deliver the best quality products and services to all our stakeholders. We have a sales force specialising in various fields of expertise, 85 highly trained technicians, dedicated parts teams and a comprehensive hire department serving our agricultural, construction and grounds care customers. We are proud to hold the Royal Warrant as suppliers of agricultural machinery. We began supplying the Royal Estate at Sandringham with Marshall tractors in 1931 and have continued to the present day, currently supplying John Deere equipment.


  • Publication date : 03/09/2018
  • Reference : 1608
  • Location : Peterborough
  • Division : Agricultural Products
  • Department : Service
  • occupation_status : Full time
  • Expires at : 03/31/2018

Contact details

  • Contact : Mr. Steve Trostler
  • Email :
  • Phone : 01733 840777
  • Fax : 01733 840151
  • Website url :