Service Technician

Service Technician

Permanent position


Company Description

Claydon Yield-o-Meter Ltd are regarded as pioneers when it comes to direct drilling, a concept driven by the severe pressure farm incomes came under in 2000 due to low commodity prices. From this point on, the focus has been on reducing crop establishment costs while increasing yields through improved soil health and reduced cultivation techniques, now referred to as the industry leading Claydon Opti-Till® System.  

The Claydon family have been farming in Wickhambrook for six generations during which time new products and techniques have been developed in real farming conditions allowing the company to amass best practices and experiences, invaluable information available to both current and prospect customers as collectively we drive to reduce establishment costs down.

Proven on farms in over 30 countries worldwide, working on all types of soil soils and all conditions, Claydon Opti-Till is sustainable farming for the future.    


Job Description

Claydon has an exciting new opportunity for an experienced Service Technician to provide full support to the After Sales Service Manager with after sales customer repairs and/or service.  The role may involve national and/or international travel outside of normal working hours in accordance with the company’s strategic plan in an ever-changing marketplace.  The role will include visiting dealers and distributors to conduct training on machine set-ups, service training, attendance at UK and international events and exhibitions to set up the company stand and position machinery, ensuring it is safe and presentable. 


You will be involved in all aspects of the Service Technician role and you will have:-

  • proven service technician experience, ideally in the agricultural machinery sector
  • good knowledge of hydraulics and electric systems
  • agricultural dealer and manufacturer experience
  • time management skills
  • the ability to work in a team and follow instructions
  • able to contingency plan, problem solve and implement changes
  • excellent communication and presentational skills at all levels
  • good knowledge of MS Word, Excel, Outlook, Powerpoint.


Additional information

 If you are a focused and ambitious individual and would like to be considered for this role and join our great team at this exciting time of growth, please send in a covering letter and your CV to by 17 July 2020. 

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