Workshop Foreman Required

  • Strautmann Hopkins
  • Jun 25, 2021
Full time Farm Services

Job Description

Workshop Foreman Required

Come and check us out!

We are the sole importer and distributor of Strautmann agricultural machinery and parts in NZ, and as part of our re-organisation we are looking for a Workshop Foreman to join our small, but busy agricultural workshop in Palmerston North.

We don’t just do Strautmann machines, we service tractors, vehicles, and other agricultural machinery, so ability to be flexible, enjoy a variety of work, and like having a youngish team to work with is essential. 😊

As a Workshop Foreman you will be expected to manage and oversee the operations of the workshop and staff, while assisting the workshop team in the repair, assembly and maintenance of equipment, vehicles, and tractors. You need to like working with machines, enjoy the banter of a workshop and want to help us deliver a top product. Our reputation is important to us.

At times, the Workshop Foreman may be required to assist the mobile mechanics and/or parts administrator in their absence.

The right candidate will also have/be

  • Experience, or want to step up into the role of managing a workshop and its team, with training and management support given
  • Physically fit as some heavy lifting may be required
  • Computer skills are important in this role
  • Able to lead and manage Health & Safety
  • Able to mentor and support junior staff
  • NZ residency or valid work visa

This is an exciting opportunity in a family-based business that strives for excellence in New Zealand agriculture. We are not perfect, but we sure try to be!

Applications are open at or phone to register your interest to 021 246-0950.