Service Foreman, Mosgiel



  • Opportunity to mentor and train apprentices
  • Well-resourced, all the things to make it happen
  • We keep farmers moving. This role is vital in our business

This is a senior position within our team of over nine technicians, reporting to the service manager.  You will allocate work to the workshop based service technicians, assist the service manager in allocating work to the field service technicians.  This role will also oversee the progress of work in the workshop and mentor and train the apprentices, adding an important leadership role to the workshop.

Ideally you will have experience in agricultural diesel equipment or a related field, have excellent organisational skills, be a great communicator and have a genuine willingness to provide solutions to our customers.  This position may suit a service technician wishing to step up into an assisted management role while still being involved with carrying out service repairs.

We look for:

  • A relevant trade qualification
  • Experience with managing staff
  • Experience in the diagnosis and repair of tractors / harvesters and machinery preferable
  • Mechanical skills including the ability to diagnose mechanical problems
  • Thorough knowledge of farming and ground care practices
  • Intermediate knowledge Microsoft word / Excel 

Our people and our products make this role attractive, as does the working conditions as a whole.  You’ll enjoy health insurance, banking options, social club, ongoing development and more.  Having presence nationwide, we’re not so big that you’re just another employee but we’re the size to ensure you’re part of our team working together. We encourage new ideas and are embracing change. 

C B Norwood Distributors Limited is a leading tractor and machinery distribution group and represents a portfolio of global brands through separate operating divisions throughout New Zealand.  Norwood showcases three national dealer networks which include 17 company owned retail farm machinery centres.  Established in 1948, we have grown to be one of the best known names in NZ agriculture and today we supply one in every three tractors sold in NZ.

Our Mosgiel branch is the most southern branch in New Zealand covering the Otago region, including Central Otago where some of the best New Zealand wine is produced, and the best merino wool is grown.  The branch is home to a range of top agricultural brands including New Holland, Kubota and Norwood equipment.  Our service team is fully supported by our dedicated Technical Support Team, ongoing training, and parts availability as we have the biggest agricultural parts warehouse in New Zealand.

Contact us today in complete confidence, enquiries welcomed by our After Sales Manager, Arron Chambers, email

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