Land Based Engineer – Holsworthy 21/11/2018 – Posted in: Jobs – Tags: , , , , ,

Vincent Tractors & Plant is a family owned Cornish business, specialising in selling and servicing a wide range of Agricultural, Construction and Groundcare equipment throughout Devon and Cornwall, based in Fraddon, Cornwall; Holsworthy, West Devon and Smithaleigh, South Devon.  Vincent Tractors & Plant works with major global brands including Kubota and Ifor Williams.

The company was founded by Ken and Esme Vincent in 1966 with the addition of their two sons Paul and John in the 1970’s.  Two of Paul’s sons, Nick and Alec have recently joined the business to facilitate the expansion into Devon.  The company has years of experience in various sectors of the Cornish market place and have now expanded into Devon.

Job Specification

The successful engineers will be based at our Holsworthy branch, working both in the branch and visiting customer sites.  You will be responsible for maintaining, repairing and servicing a variety of equipment and machines.  Working in the company you will have an experienced team to support you, some members of the team have been there 25+ years.

Person Specification

You must have a ‘can do’ attitude and be able to think problems through to a successful conclusion.  The successful applicant will have time served ideally in a land based engineering environment (agriculture, groundcare, plant), but other sectors would also be considered.  This post offers the right candidate a rewarding and varied job hopefully leading to a good level of job satisfaction.

What we offer

  • Full time position: 8.00am- 5.30pm. Monday – Friday. (5.00pm Wintertime).
  • Saturday: 8.00am to 12.00pm and call outs on a rota basis
  • Salary depending on experience plus overtime pay over 39hrs.
  • Contributory pension scheme, group life cover, child care vouchers, vehicle
  • 24 days holidays plus Bank Holidays

To apply, please email with a CV and a cover letter. Within your cover letter, please explain how you meet the criteria for the role.

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