Our client is a global player in heavy equipment manufacturing, distribution and service of crawler and tower cranes. We are seeking a Shop Technician with 1 to 3 years experience working performing service and repair work in a shop environment.
Above average rate with excellent benefit package, some company paid perks!
Repair and replace virtually any damaged or worn part on a crane.
Using mechanical engineering theory, review schematics and operations books to ascertain procedures and objectives and test nature of technical problems.
Operate mechanical boom and cable equipment to troubleshoot machine problems and evaluate correctness and completeness of repairs that have been done on the machine.
Weld metal parts or components together using brazing, gas or arc welding equipment.
Test mechanical products and equipment after repair or modification to ensure proper performance and compliance with manufacturer's specifications.
Repair and replace damaged or worn parts.
Operate and inspect machines or heavy equipment in order to diagnose defects.
Dismantle and reassemble heavy equipment using hoists and hand tools.
Clean, lubricate and perform other routine maintenance work on equipment and vehicles.
Examine parts for damage or excessive wear using micrometers and gauges.
Read, understand, and interpret operating manuals, parts manuals, blueprints and technical drawings.
- Overhaul and test machines or equipment to ensure operating efficiency.
Inspect, test, and listen to defective equipment to diagnose malfunctions using test instruments such as handheld computers, motor analyzers, chassis charts and pressure gauges.
Inspect brake systems, steering mechanisms, wheel bearings, and other important parts to ensure they are in proper operating condition.
Adjust and reline brakes, align wheels, tighten bolts and screws and reassemble equipment.
Specialize in repairing and maintaining parts of the engine, such as fuel injection systems.
Repair broken or cracked parts, fills holes and increases size of metal parts, using welding equipment.
Review layouts, blueprints, diagrams, or work orders in preparation for welding or cutting metal components.
High school graduate or GED.
Demonstrated initiative to visualize, organize, manage, and complete projects in individual and group settings.
Ability to interface with all levels of staff.
Demonstrated ability to handle confidential information.
Ability to multi-task while completing work in a competent and professional manner.
Ability to work overtime as well as on weekends or on call duty.
Competency in mechanical and electrical technical engineering application.
Demonstrated ability to perform welding using different types of equipment.
What we are offering
An interesting and responsible role in a successful company. A comprehensive benefits package which includes major medical, dental and vision insurance, 401(k) plan with company match, paid vacation and personal days.