Apprentice Turf Technician - Tallis Amos Group - Evesham


Evesham, WR11 2QT

Closes on Thursday 31 October

Posted on 25 June 2024


With the emphasis firmly on grounds care machinery, you will develop skills and proficiency in a wide range of technical areas, from routine maintenance and servicing through to complex component overhauls utilising the very latest John Deere diagnostic equipment.

Annual wage
£13,312 a year

Minimum wage rates (opens in new tab)

The pay may be negotiated and may rise after a probation period has been successfully completed.

Training course
Land-based service engineer (level 2)
Monday to Friday, between the hours of 8.00am - 6.00pm. Saturday's may be required during busy periods (exact shifts and breaks to be confirmed).

40 hours a week

Possible start date

Tuesday 5 November


2 Years

Positions available



As an apprentice, you’ll work at a company and get hands-on experience. You’ll gain new skills and work alongside experienced staff.

What you’ll do at work

When successful you will be awarded the:

  • Level 2 Land-Based Service Engineer Apprenticeship Standard:
  • Functional Skills maths & English (if required)

Training schedule has yet to be agreed. Details will be made available at a later date. 

Where you’ll work

Tallis Amos Group Limited Hinton On The Green


WR11 2QT


An apprenticeship includes regular training with a college or other training organisation. At least 20% of your working hours will be spent training or studying.

College or training organisation


Your training course

Land-based service engineer (level 2)

Equal to GCSE

Course contents
  • Select and apply appropriate tools and equipment, demonstrate dexterity, resourcefulness, and a professional approach to service engineering practice.
  • Maintain and conduct basic repairs and maintenance activities on power units, and power trains, mechanical equipment, plant and machinery and their associated systems and components either under supervision or following procedures and service schedules prepared by the manufacturer or employer.
  • Thermally and chemically join metals and materials.
  • Access and interpret technical data relating to service and maintenance operations in accordance with the manufacturer’s documentation.
  • Communicate with customers and colleagues expressing technical information in clear concise terms whilst demonstrating customer care principles.
  • Work efficiently both under supervision, individually and as a team member.
  • Demonstrate a logical, safe and systematic approach to work practices.
  • Carry out operational tests on low technology plant, equipment and machinery.
  • Communicate using a range of methods. This will include delivering oral and written reports to colleagues and customers regarding the work carried out on equipment
  • Your training plan

    This training plan has not been finalised. Check with this employer if you’ll need to travel to a college or training location for this apprenticeship.


    Desirable qualifications

    GCSE or equivalent in:

    • English & Maths (grade C/4 or above)

    Let the company know about other relevant qualifications and industry experience you have. They can adjust the apprenticeship to reflect what you already know.


    • Communication skills
    • IT skills
    • Attention to detail
    • Organisation skills
    • Customer care skills
    • Problem solving skills
    • Number skills
    • Analytical skills
    • Logical
    • Team working
    • Initiative
    • Non judgemental
    • Patience
    • Physical fitness

    Other requirements

    The John Deere dealer of tomorrow holds a wide range of opportunities and exciting prospects for the right people. However, this is a physically demanding role and you may be required to work unsociable hours during busy periods.

    About this company

    Tallis Amos Group Ltd (TAG) are a long established company supplying and supporting Agricultural, Turf and Residential machinery from a comprehensive array of machinery partners including John Deere, Kramer, Pottinger, Sumo, Pichon, Shelbourne Reynolds, Sulky, Teagle, Stihl & Husqvarna. We pride ourselves on having local in-house expertise for all the products we supply. Knowledgeable sales representatives to help you select the best machine for your needs and a skilled after-sales team on hand to provide backup and support when you need it, wherever you're working. With roots going back to 1912, that’s over 100 years’ experience in the agricultural business. 2023 marks the 56th year as a John Deere dealer. Meaning that you can buy with confidence today and tomorrow. (opens in new tab)

    After this apprenticeship

    • As a fully qualified John Deere Turf Technician, you will have access to further development opportunities within the company, extending your skills with additional training in areas such as compressed gas handling, welding, and, abrasive wheels, as well as going on to achieve LTA levels 3 and 4 (Master Technician) qualifications

    Ask a question

    The contact for this apprenticeship is:


    The Recruitment Team

    01743 762044

    The reference code for this apprenticeship is VAC1000260422.

    Apply now

    Closes on Thursday 31 October

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