Salford Priors, Evesham

 

The Company:

McConnel is a multi-award winning British manufacturing company that is leading the way as the world’s number one supplier of Power Arm and green maintenance technology. Based in Ludlow, Shropshire, McConnel offers a comprehensive portfolio of premium hedge-cutting, mowing, cultivation and remote control machinery that sets the standard for quality and innovation in the industry and is exported to more than 40 countries around the world.

The Role:

Based at our Salford Priors manufacturing facility, near Evesham, you will be responsible for providing aftersales technical support for dealers, distributors and customers (UK and overseas) for Self-Propelled vehicles, administering warranty and supporting the parts department.

Responsibilities:

  • Conducts service visits to carry out on farm service support
  • Responsible for all UK dealers and overseas technical/service training specifically for Self-Propelled Vehicles.
  • Provide advice and guidance via phone on normal service related calls, warranty decisions, and technical problems.
  • Where required, assist in field training on new preoducts and existing products for Engineering and design changes.
  • Operator instruction and product training at sales meetings.
  • Provide part numbers of all parts used on service jobs for accurate pricing.
  • Attend agricultural shows and assist in set up and tear down of shows where required.
  • Contribute to writing new preoduct manuals and update existing manuals
  • Assist service and parts department with parts shortages, identifying part numbers and other itmes related to sales orders
  • Repair and return reconditioned service exhange items.
  • Any other duties as required by Company and within capabilities across product range.

Key Requirements:

  • Mechanical or Engineering Qualifications
  • Experience in a similar role is essential
  • Good oral communications and listening skills required
  • Trouble shooting and dignostic ability is essential
  • Good human relations skills necesarry
  • Mechanical ability and skill in making appropriate repairs necessary
  • Working knowledge of mechanical farm equipment is essential
  • Working knowledge of hydraulic and electrical circuits is essential
  • Basic computer skills required
  • Organisaational ability preferred
  • Willingness to be flexible and adaptable as long distance travel is required

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1.       required, assist in field testing on new products and existing products for Engineering and design changes