Technical Training Instructor - Training Centre

Nottingham based with travel in UK, Ireland and occasionally overseas.

John Deere is a leading supplier of agricultural and turf equipment. We are recruiting a Technical Training Instructor to join our team at Langar to develop and deliver training to company and dealer staff and to customers. Training programmes are mainly product-based technical training but also include some sales training.

What is required from you:

+ A sound technical background in agricultural and/or turf products and systems such as engines, electronics and hydraulics together with a qualification in engineering, preferably to degree standard.

+ Knowledge of the learning and development process, including areas such as instructional and presentation skills, needs assessments, adult learning theory and curriculum development.

+ Previous experience of developing and delivering training.

+ 1-3 years of field experience with regular customer contact and a broad product knowledge.

+ Knowledge of the dealer/distribution network. Experience of working with dealers would be an advantage.

+ A good working knowledge of MS Office.

+ A willingness to travel to deliver training at dealer locations and regional events.

The successful candidate will have:

+ A good command of written and spoken English.

+ A good work ethic is essential, coupled with the ability to manage time and resources to achieve business goals.

+ Above all the candidate will be a confident and competent individual, self-motivated and able to deliver sustainable results.

+ A clean driving license is desirable.

John Deere is an equal opportunities employer. For further details and to apply, please visit www.deere.co.uk for more information.


We at John Deere are passionate about finding a way to give back to those who have served our Country.  Working for a John Deere dealership or factory is bigger than just a job.  It's growth in oneself, on a path to achieving all you hoped to accomplish. It's pride in your community, from the first customer you serve to supporting the community.  It's knowing that what you do helps to feed, clothe, and shelter the world. It all starts with you. Starting here. Starting now!

Interested in joining the industry's best?  At John Deere, veterans will find: 

•  A higher sense of purpose – helping those the farmers and infra-structure workers that feed and shelter the world 

•  A team-based environment focused on supporting the customer

•  A never-ending desire for continuous improvement - We are looking for leaders, change agents, different perspectives 

•  Market leading pay and benefits

John Deere actively welcomes transitioning active duty service members to participate in internship opportunities at our dealership and factory locations across the United States.   Timing of the internship is mutually agreed upon between the service member, her/his commander.  Potential opportunities include:

•  Dealer technicians – Nationwide opportunities

•  Factory production roles at 16 major facilities– assembly, welders, machinists, skilled trades

•  Support roles – IT, supply chain, logistics, engineering, human resources

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