Horticultural & Automower Technician


Ref: 316Monday 11 October 2021

£18,000 - £22,000 DOE

We currently have a fantastic opportunity for a Horticultural & Automower Technician to join a highly successful, family owned firm who have 19 locations across the UK supplying a wide range of machinery, DIY products, Clothing, Garden Sundries and Footwear.

Salary £18,000 - £22,000 dependent upon experience

As a Horticultural & Automower Technician you will be working as part of a team, reporting to the Branch & Sales Manager assisting with the installation of Automowers. Your key responsibilities within this role will include:

  • Installation of Automowers
  • Servicing and PDI of new machinery
  • Repair and maintain equipment for customers associated with Automowers
  • Diagnose faults and successfully carry out repairs which may be chargeable, warrantable or internal type jobs
  • Manage existing customer accounts
  • Positively promote the Company image and its products
  • Liaise with customers and suppliers as required
  • Attend training courses as required by the company to maintain satisfactory levels of compliance and understanding


To be successful in the role of a Horticultural & Automower Technician you will have previously worked as an Automower Technician, Service Technician, Repair Engineer, Maintenance Engineer or Repair Technician and possess the following qualities:

  • Good computer skills
  • General mechanical skills
  • Previous technical experience and knowledge of horticultural machinery is desirable
  • A team player-capable of working alone or with other team staff
  • Able to work under pressure and to customer demands
  • Ability to communicate effectively to all levels of the business
  • Full clean driver’s licence
  • Be self-motivated


This position is based in Essex and easily commutable from Clacton-on-sea, West Mersea, Harwich, Ipswich, Sudbury, Colchester, Braintree, Halstead, Hadleigh, Glemsford, Chelmsford and Maldon.

If you are an experienced Horticultural & Automower Technician, looking for a new permanent position please apply immediately.


This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Swift, who are operating as an employment business.

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