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Technology Consultant - Midhurst & Shefford Depots

Location: Midhurst, West Sussex, GU29 9XY

Location: Shefford Woodlands, Berkshire, RG17 7BP

Farol Ltd is an extremely successful and fast-growing family owned multi-site agricultural business with a turnover of over £80m. Established in 1976 and now employing over 220 people, we are the market leaders in agriculture, golf and turf and homeowner products, holding the market leading John Deere franchise along with many other brands.

We currently have the exciting opportunity for a Precision Agriculture and Technology Consultant in our southern territory, to be based at our Midhurst or Shefford Woodlands Depots.

The role will involve working with customers to improve their businesses by offering cutting edge technology solutions, training and advice. You will be helping the customer get the most out of their John Deere equipment and Farm Management software through optimisation and driver training, along with providing valuable insights from machine data to help them run their operation more efficiently. This is a fast moving and dynamic role in a rapidly expanding and developing team and as such, your input will help drive the future growth of our business.

The successful applicant will have experience of working in the agricultural, plant or related industry and be comfortable with using new technology. They should have a keen interest in Precision Agriculture and/or Machine learning and a thirst for knowledge. Great interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate to a variety of people are a must and a qualification in Agriculture or related topics would be an advantage.

Growth and development is inevitable within our forward-thinking company, where we offer a highly competitive salary, diverse and interesting work, job security and on-going training.

To apply or the role, please send your CV to careers@farol.co.uk or call 01844 278843 for further information.

Trainee Golf & Turf Parts Assistant - Wokingham Depot

Location: Wokingham, Berkshire, RG41 2PL

Farol Ltd is an extremely successful multi-site family owned agricultural business. Established in 1976 and now employing over 220 people, we are the market leaders in agriculture, groundcare and homeowner products, holding the market leading John Deere franchise along with many other brands

We currently offer the fantastic opportunity for someone to join us as a Trainee Parts Assistant. No previous experience is necessary as we will provide all the required training, including the opportunity to undertake a formal John Deere Parts Apprenticeship if this is a path you would like to follow.

As a key member of the team, you will be learning to actively promote and sell a wide range of Golf & Turf machinery spares, showroom and Aftersales services from our depot in the centre of Wokingham.

We are looking for someone who is able to show strong customer service skills, has the ability to communicate well with colleagues and customers and someone who wants to learn, progress and begin a career with our company.

A competitive package is on offer for the success candidate, along with the chance to be part of our successful, expanding business.

Farol is one of the leading John Deere dealers in the UK with people at the heart of its strategy. We know that our people are the key to our success and we make sure we appreciate and reward everyone's contribution. Not only do we recognise expertise, skills and professionalism, we value highly the very things that make our employees unique: their passion, their dedication, their approachability and the fact that going the all-important extra mile is second nature.

Parts Assistant - Thame Depot

Location: Thame, Oxfordshire, OX9 2NZ

Farol Ltd is an extremely successful family owned agricultural business based in Milton Common, near Thame, Oxfordshire. Established in 1976 and now employing over 220 people, we are the market leaders in agriculture, groundcare and homeowner products, holding the market leading John Deere franchise along with many other brands

We are currently looking for an enthusiastic Agricultural/Golf & Turf Parts Sales Assistant to join our busy Aftersales department. 

As a key member of the team, you will actively promote and sell a wide range of Agricultural/Golf & Turf spares, showroom and Aftersales services from our brand new, state of the art Head Office showroom.

The role will suit someone with Parts experience, ideally in the Agricultural or Golf & Turf industry (though other industries will be considered) or someone with a farming/agricultural back ground who is familiar with the industry, machinery and terminology.

A competitive package is on offer for the success candidate, along with the chance to be part of our successful, expanding business.

For further information or to apply for the role, please contact careers@farol.co.uk or call 01844 278843

Full Time Cleaner - Thame Depot

Location: Thame, Oxfordshire, OX9 2NZ

Farol Ltd in Milton Common are looking for an experienced cleaner to join our friendly team. This is a full time role working 40 hours a week (9am – 5pm), although there can be a degree of flexibility over actual hours worked.

Own transport is essential and references will be required.

For further information or to apply for the role please contact Denise Kemp – kempdenise@farol.co.uk or call 01844 278843

Farol is one of the leading John Deere dealers in the UK with people at the heart of its strategy. We know that our people are the key to our success and we make sure we appreciate and reward everyone's contribution. Not only do we recognize expertise, skills and professionalism, we value highly the very things that make them unique: their passion, their dedication, their approachability and the fact that going the all-important extra mile is second nature

Machinery Valeter/Yard Operative - Hinckley Depot

Location: Hinckley, Leicestershire, LE10 0NB

Farol is a successful and fast-growing family owned company with a turnover of £80m. Employing over 200 people, we run John Deere franchises in both Agriculture and Turf, as well as a Tyre and Haulage business. We are currently looking for an experienced Valeter/Yard Operative to join our friendly Hinckley depot.

This role is an integral part of our business, where the key duties include: 

  • Preparing all of our machinery to a high standard and ensuring they are presented in a condition to exceed customer satisfaction levels
  • Using Material Handling Equipment (MHE) to unload incoming materials
  • Verifying and receiving goods into stock
  • Working outside in the yard in any weather conditions
  • Loading and unloading
  • Ensure good housekeeping is maintained
  • Compliance with all Health and Safety regulations
  • Any other ad duties as required by the business

We are looking for applicants who can demonstrate great attention to detail along with drive, commitment and enthusiasm.


Skills/experience required

-  Previous experience in a Valeter/Yard Operative position

-  Attention to detail 

-  Forklift Licence

-  Experience of driving agricultural machinery would be an advantage

Growth and development is inevitable within our forward-thinking company, where we offer a highly competitive salary, diverse and interesting work, job security and on-going training.

For further information or to apply for the role, please contact careers@farol.co.uk or call 01844 278843.

Farol is one of the leading John Deere dealers in the UK with people at the heart of its strategy. We know that our people are the key to our success and we make sure we appreciate and reward everyone's contribution. Not only do we recognize expertise, skills and professionalism, we value highly the very things that make them unique: their passion, their dedication, their approachability and the fact that going the all-important extra mile is second nature.

Apprenticeship Opportunity - Thame Depot

Location: Thame, Oxfordshire, OX9 2NZ

Are you looking for the chance to start a career with one of the UK's leading John Deere dealerships?

Farol Ltd is an extremely successful and fast-growing family owned multi-site agricultural business with a turnover of over £80m. Established in 1976 and now employing over 220 people, we are the market leaders in agriculture, golf and turf and homeowner products, holding the market leading John Deere franchise along with many other brands.

Our Milton Common Head Office is searching for a hard working individual with a passion for Agriculture and Farming to join us as a Parts Apprentice. As a key member of the team, you will be learning to actively promote and sell a wide range of agricultural spares, showroom and Aftersales services from our state of the art Head Office.

As a company John Deere is renowned not just for its machinery, but also for its outstanding parts and service support. Your apprenticeship will teach you how to manage John Deere’s sophisticated parts systems, run a profitable retail environment, merchandise goods effectively, and understand the value of John Deere products and the importance of selling on quality rather than on price.

The John Deere Parts apprenticeship programme is delivered mainly in the workplace and is supplemented with one week a year at the John Deere Apprentice Training Centre, Nottinghamshire.

The training programme includes:

  • VCQ Level 2 in Parts Operations, progressing to Level 3
  • Functional Skills Levels 1 and 2 Certificated
  • Parts Adviser Accreditation (ATA – Automotive Technician Accreditation)
  • One week of specific John Deere product training each year for 2 years at the John Deere Training centre in Nottinghamshire

We are looking for someone who is able to show strong customer service skills, has the ability to communicate well with colleagues and customers and someone who wants to learn, progress and begin a career with our company.

For further information visit our website or contact us on careers@farol.co.uk or call 01844 278843.of selling on quality rather than on price.

Candidates will ideally have a farming or agricultural background. For further information please contact careers@farol.co.uk or call 01844 278843 and ask for the HR department.

Farol is one of the leading John Deere dealers in the UK with people at the heart of its strategy. We know that our people are the key to our success and we make sure we appreciate and reward everyone's contribution. Not only do we recognize expertise, skills and professionalism, we value highly the very things that make them unique: their passion, their dedication, their approachability and the fact that going the all-important extra mile is second nature.

Warehouse Assistant - Thame & Hinckley Depots

Location: Thame, Oxfordshire, OX9 2NZ

Location: Hinckley, Leicestershire, LE10 0NB

Farol Ltd is an extremely successful family owned agricultural business based in Milton Common, near Thame, Oxfordshire. Established in 1976 and now employing over 220 people, we are the market leaders in agriculture, groundcare and homeowner products, holding the market leading John Deere franchise along with many other brands

We are currently looking for an enthusiastic Warehouse Assistant to join our busy Aftersales departments at Milton Common and Hinckley.

This role will involve taking delivery of goods, preparing goods for despatch, putting goods away in the stockrooms and ensuring that all the necessary paperwork is kept up to date.

The role will suit someone with previous warehouse experience with strong communication and IT skills, and having a forklift licence would be an advantage.

A competitive package is on offer for the success candidate, along with the chance to be part of our successful, expanding business.

For further information or to apply for the role, please contact careers@farol.co.uk or call 01844 278843

Parts Assistant - Hinckley Depot

Location: Hinckley, Leicestershire, LE10 0NB

Farol Ltd is an extremely successful family owned multi-site agricultural business. Established in 1976 and now employing over 200 people, we are the market leaders in agriculture, groundcare and homeowner products, holding the market leading John Deere franchise along with many other brands

Due to expansion within the Parts Department we are currently looking for an enthusiastic Parts Assistant to join our busy Aftersales department at our Hinckley depot. As a key member of the team, you will actively promote and sell a wide range of spares and Aftersales services whilst also supplying technicians in the workshop with their required parts.

The ideal candidate will have experience of working within the Agricultural industry and also be familiar with John Deere and competitive products.

Package details

Working hours are 8am-5.30pm, Monday to Friday plus Saturday cover on a rotation basis but a degree of flexibility is required. We can offer a very competitive salary and bonus scheme for the right candidate, plus benefits (pension scheme, up to 25 days holiday, childcare vouchers)

If you think you have what it takes to join our fantastic company, please send your CV to careers@farol.co.uk

Credit Controller - Thame Depot

Location: Thame, Oxfordshire, OX9 2NZ

Farol is a very successful and fast-growing family owned company with a turnover of £80m. As one of the UK's leading John Deere dealerships we employ over 220 people, of which 120 are based at our Head Office near Thame, where we centrally administrate for the group. We are currently looking for an experienced Credit Controller to join our growing company.

As a member of a 3 person Credit Control Team, you will assist with the day to day running of the Credit Control Department.

Key roles and responsibilities include:

  • Producing Invoice and statement runs and sending out to customers
  • Allocation of bank, cheque, cash and card payments to accounts
  • Chasing of overdue accounts and invoices by telephone, email and letter
  • Dealing with customer invoice queries and liaising with staff members to settle the query
  • Setting up of credit accounts and sending out credit account forms
  • Daily cash up of cash sales invoices
  • Updating account information
  • Maintain effective communication between customers and colleagues at all times to ensure an efficient and smooth service and customer satisfaction
  • Help breed a Health and Safety culture by observing/advising/reporting unsafe work method
  • Maintain a clean working environment

The successful candidate will have previous experience of working in a Credit Control role and will have strong customer service skills with the ability to develop and maintain positive working relationships.

Growth and development is inevitable within our forward-thinking company, where we offer a highly competitive salary, diverse and interesting work, job security and on-going training.

To apply or the role, please send your CV to careers@farol.co.uk or call 01844 278843 for further information.

Farol is one of the leading John Deere dealers in the UK with people at the heart of its strategy. We know that our people are the key to our success and we make sure we appreciate and reward everyone's contribution. Not only do we recognize expertise, skills and professionalism, we value highly the very things that make them unique: their passion, their dedication, their approachability and the fact that going the all-important extra mile is second nature

Accounts Payable Assistant - Thame Depot

Location: Thame, Oxfordshire, OX9 2NZ

Would you like a career with one of the UK’s leading John Deere dealerships.

Farol is a very successful and fast-growing family owned company with a turnover of £80m. As one of the UK's leading John Deere dealerships we employ over 220 people, of which 120 are based at our Head Office near Thame, where we centrally administrate for the group.

We are currently looking for an enthusiastic Accounts Payable Administrator to join our Finance department. Your role will be to assist with the undertaking of all processing of invoices and supplier statement reconciliations across a ledger of 1500 suppliers, and the preparation of weekly payment runs.

The successful candidate will have previous experience of working within a busy accounts payable function, processing a high volume of invoices. You will be highly motivated, used to meeting deadlines and working with a high degree of accuracy.

Growth and development is inevitable within our forward-thinking company, where we offer a highly competitive salary, diverse and interesting work, job security and on-going training.

To apply or the role, please send your CV to careers@farol.co.uk or call 01844 278843 for further information.

Farol is one of the leading John Deere dealers in the UK with people at the heart of its strategy. We know that our people are the key to our success and we make sure we appreciate and reward everyone's contribution. Not only do we recognize expertise, skills and professionalism, we value highly the very things that make them unique: their passion, their dedication, their approachability and the fact that going the all-important extra mile is second nature

Golf & Grass Machinery Technician - Midhurst Depot

Location: Midhurst, West Sussex, GU29 9XY

We are looking for a highly skilled golf & grass machinery technician to join our busy Midhurst depot. Technical knowledge and experience of maintaining and repairing golf & grass machinery is essential for this position.

Working from our friendly Midhurst depot, you will be mainly workshop based but also equipped with a vehicle to be able to service and repair machinery at customer’s premises.

An extremely competitive package awaits the right candidate.

For further information or to apply for the role, please contact careers@farol.co.uk or call 01844 278843.

Tyre Fitters - Midhurst & Hinckley Depots

Location: Midhurst, West Sussex, GU29 9XY

Location: Hinckley, Leicestershire, LE10 0NB

Farol Tyres require enthusiastic tyre fitters to work from our Midhurst and Hinckley depots.

Experience in agricultural car & truck tyres is desirable, and having a full UK driving licence is essential for the successful candidate.

Excellent rates of pay and a competitive benefits package is on offer for the right candidate, along with the opportunity to become part of our successful and highly respected family-run business.

To apply for the role please send your CV to careers@farol.co.uk or call 01844 278843 for further information.

Agricultural Technicians – Byfield, Thame, Midhurst & Shefford

Location: Thame, Oxfordshire, OX9 2NZ

Location: Byfield, Northamptonshire, NN11 6FL

Location: Shefford Woodlands, Berkshire, RG17 7AB

Location: Midhurst, West Sussex, GU29 9XY

Due to our recent growth and expansion, our Byfield, Thame and Shefford Woodlands depots are looking to recruit dedicated, self-motivated highly skilled engineers with a passion for agricultural machinery or with a motor mechanical background. This position will suit top class technicians who can demonstrate diagnostic skills and good all-round technical knowledge, who are looking to enhance their technical abilities within the agricultural industry.

Are you a hard-working technician that takes pride in delivering excellence, with a passion for Agriculture? If so then please apply to join our dynamic team for an exciting future within our group.

In return we can offer you an excellent rate of pay, Company Vehicle, up to 25 days holiday, a personal development plan and the opportunity to become part of the winning team. For further information or to apply for the role, please contact careers@farol.co.uk or call 01844 278843

Professional Turf Technician - Hinckley Depot

Location: Hinckley, Leicestershire, LE10 0NB

Would you like a career with one of the UK’s leading John Deere dealerships?
 
We are looking for a highly skilled technician specialising in commercial grass machinery to come and join our winning team as a Professional Groundcare Technician.
 
Excellent diagnostic skills and experience of working with hydraulics and electrics are required for this role, along with an excellent eye for detail.
 
Working from our modern Hinckley depot in Leicestershire, you will be equipped with the latest diagnostic tools, company vehicle, laptop and mobile phone.
 
An extremely competitive package awaits the right candidate.

If you think you have what it takes to join our fantastic company, please send your CV to careers@farol.co.uk or call 01844 398545