Careers at E&F Ltd

What we do?

Edwards & Farmer Ltd proudly hold the main franchises for prestigious brands: VALTRA tractors, HORSCH cultivators &  sprayers,  LARRINGTON trailers, MASTER driers, BERTHOUD sprayers and more….

Providing Shropshire and surrounding counties with competitive sales of new & used machinery backed up by our dedicated and talented Aftersales Team.   Our Service Technicians & Parts Personnel provide our valued customers with complete confidence and support, understanding how time plays a vital part in the farming industry. We strive to keep customer downtime to a minimum!

With over 30 years of experience in the agricultural industry we are now looking to the future and the progression of our family run business.  Rising sales has driven the need to increase our Aftersales Support Team, so if you think you would like to join in our journey and further your career within Edwards & Farmer Ltd then please get in touch.


Are you an experienced agricultural machinery technician looking for a new challenge?

We have a fantastic opportunity for an Agricultural Technician to join our team at Chatford, Shrewsbury. As a Service Technician at Edwards & Farmer Ltd you’ll play a crucial part in providing and maintaining an exceptional level of customer service whilst working with our industry-leading manufacturers & suppliers.              

The successful technician will be working closely with our experienced professionals who are passionate about what they do. Prior experience in the repair and maintenance of agricultural tractors and equipment, coupled with a thorough understanding of modern farm equipment technologies is essential for this role.


(This is an example not an exclusive list)

  • Maintenance and repairs on and off-site both tractors & machinery completed to a high standard.
  • Assembly & PDI of new machines to the correct specification.
  • To be competent in fault finding on Engines, Hydraulics, & Electrical issues using the latest diagnostic equipment.
  • Prompt & correct filling in of all paperwork – time sheets, job cards & reports, etc.
  • Work alongside and communicate with customers, colleagues, manufacturers, and suppliers.
  • Undertaking relevant manufacturer training as & when required – giving you the opportunity to develop your skills & knowledge of the latest products & services on the market.
  • Ensures prompt and accurate completion of all necessary reports and administrative tasks, including job cards and time sheets, maintaining a high standard of quality.
  • Ensures a tidy and organised workshop environment, actively contributes to overall workshop organisation, and promotes the proper utilization of tools and vehicles at all times.
  • Weekend rota with retainer

Key attributes:

  • Experience working on Agricultural Machinery and Equipment using diagnostic tools & equipment and referral to manufacturer service portals & books.
  • Skilled & knowledgeable in mechanical, electrical & hydraulic systems
  • Professional, proactive & organised
  • Exceptional customer service approach
  • Full UK driving licence
  • Ability to work well in a team environment

The package:

Salary & benefits will reflect the ability & experience of the successful applicant & will be agreed by negotiation.

Benefits, Wellbeing and Development

  • Certificated Manufacturer Training
  • Development and Career Progression Opportunities 
  • Company Vehicle, fully equipped with racking etc.
  • Competitive Salary
  • Company Pension
  • Working Hours are 8am-5pm Monday to Friday with a breakdown covering weekend work, overtime available. Guaranteed on-call retainer
  • Company Events, offers and discounts
  • Full PPE Equipment, Mobile Phone & Laptop/tablet
  • 22-25 days holiday depending on length of service (Plus bank holidays)


If we have captured your interest & you like the idea of joining our busy, diligent, and passionate team please apply in the strictest confidence to:

Christine Farmer (Director), Edwards & Farmer Ltd, Bayston Hill, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY3 0AY

Alternatively, please email: / Rupert Farmer 07836 658670

All applications will be considered in strict confidence.