Service Technician (m/f/d) - LEMKEN South Africa

LEMKEN is a successful, family owned business with a more than 240-year history. We are one of Europe’s leading manufacturers, with a wide range of products for soil cultivation, seeding and crop protection, with headquarters in Germany. Our strong focus to increase our market share in South Africa and to develop further our local sales and service entity creates an opening for a



Your responsibilities:

  • being key contact for technical issues of LEMKEN products to our dealers in an assigned area in South Africa and selected markets in neighbouring countries
  • support our dealers with machine installation, service warranty work and After Sales administration
  • actively organise and conduct demonstrations of LEMKEN products, field days, trade fairs and sales promotion activities in cooperation with our dealers
  • participation in national exhibitions, dealer open days and national working demonstrations
  • organise and execute training sessions to dealers and farmers in ideal using LEMKEN products
  • support of spare parts distribution
  • creating technical reports for the Service department and R&D
  • identification of market and innovation trends in close cooperation and exchange with our departments Product Management, Marketing and R&D at our headquarters in Germany


Your skills and qualifications: 

  • Technical education, ideally mechatronics or similar in the sector of ag machines
  • Good technical understanding, knowledge in hydraulics and electronics
  • Several years of experience in a service-oriented or mechanic position within the agricultural industry
  • Interest and strong knowledge in the farming environment
  • High level of communication and intercultural skills as well as commitment
  • Experienced with MS Office, and comfortable with new technology

  • Ready to travel frequently and upon seasonal needs

  • Fluent in both English and Afrikaans


LEMKEN South Africa Pty Ltd. provides our employees excellent working conditions and benefits. You will operate from our your home address which is ideally located in the assigned area. We promise a practical and helpful integration program as well as room for creativity in a successful, mid-sized, family-owned company that encourages exciting challenges.

We look forward to receiving your online application.

If you have any further questions or queries please contact Mr. Karel Munnik (Tel. +27 86 267 5721).

ID:  1001
After Sales Service/Spare Parts/Training


The LEMKEN family business is one of the world's leading agricultural machinery manufacturers with sales of € 446 million. More than 1,700 employees work for LEMKEN at 29 locations worldwide, including more than 1,200 at the headquarters in Alpen, Germany.

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