Come join the team

We do not have any positions at the moment. However, we are always on the lookout for passionate individuals who wants to be part of our family; whether that is as one of the sales, parts or services team. We are keen to hear from anyone that has any of the qualities we are looking for. e.g. Hard worker, team player, problem solver…

If that is you, please email your CV and covering letter to mike.cowell@robertdwebster.co.uk


Apprentice Agricultural Service Technician
Owstwick Depot

Robert D Webster Ltd are New Holland Agriculture and Manitou dealers for East Yorkshire with a wide range of complimentary franchises. An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our growing team as an Apprentice Agricultural Service technician based at our Owstwick depot in Holderness. You will attend college while undertaking work-based training to develop your practical skills.

Key Responsibilities 

Initially Work alongside trained engineers at the depot and onsite to learn the following skills and as you develop you will start to carry out these tasks independently:-

  • Washing and valeting machinery prior to repair/sale
  • Pre delivery preparation of new and used machines to a high standard
  • Service and maintenance of all types of Agricultural machinery
  • Diagnose and repair electrical, Hydraulic, Engine, Transmission, and Mechanical systems 
  • Install, set up and support of GPS Steering/machine control systems
  • Complete accurate records of your work for future reference
  • Good housekeeping of workshop, on-site and premises
  • Attend college one day per week keeping a work diary and complete a portfolio for your work for assessment  

Key personal skills

  • 4 GCSE at Grade 4 or above preferably in Maths, Science, English and DT
  • The ability to work as part of a team, alone and have good social skills
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills
  • A high level of IT literacy, much of your work will involve computer work for machine diagnostics
  • A love of the outdoors, our work is often outside in all weathers
  • Be prepared to work longer hours, evenings and weekends during busy times to get the job done
  • A Flexible “Can do” attitude to the tasks set

If you think you have what it takes to become our next Agricultural Service Technician, please send an email detailing why you’re interested in the role, the reasons you are suitable, your predicted/actual grades and any work experience you have completed to john.jackson@robertdwebster.co.uk or apply in writing to John Jackson, Owstwick Grange, Owstwick, Roos, Hull HU12 0LH.

Closing Date 5th July 2019