Equipment Maintenance Technician

Posting ID : A1068535052
Date Posted : 2015-08-19
Category : General Labor

Maintain vehicles, equipment, facility, and inventory stock for use by field technicians and sales in multi-trade service company. Our growing Service and Installation company is looking for a personable and outgoing person to fill this position. Our technicians and customers deserve prompt attention and careful follow through. If you like to help people and have a positive, enthusiastic and fun approach to customer service, we want to talk to you.


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

*Keep cellular phone/radio on and in your possession at all times during assigned work hours.

*Perform routine inspection, preventive maintenance, repair and cleaning on assigned equipment including fleet vehicles, gas-, air-, and electric- powered tools such as plumbing drain cleaning equipment, saws, drills, diagnostic and testing devices, as well as facility structures.

*Assist Warehouse Manager with Scheduling and completion of the vehicle fleet "Preventative Maintenance Program".

*Transport of fleet vehicles, tools, and equipment to designated repair facilities as required.

*Assist in design, implementation, and maintenance of inventory storage layout for facility warehouses and fleet vehicles.

*Perform vehicle setup including cleaning, repair, and stocking of field service vehicles.

*Assist in the performance of all phases of multi-warehouse inventory control system with large number of SKU items being used in field service and retails sales operations including procurement, receiving, stocking, disbursement, returns, and cycle counting while meeting designated accepted standards for shrinkage and loss.

*Support technicians, sales personnel, and other staff members as required with increasing inventory expertise specific to trades supported. At times may be required to assist technicians in the field on service calls.

*Complies with established safety rules, regulations, and company policies

*Performs other duties and tasks as may be assigned by the Warehouse Manager

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The position requires knowledge of a wide range of repair and maintenance skills. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. This individual must be willing to pursue, develop and participate in continuing education and increasing industry specific knowledge of inventory and inventory automation.

Employee must be a self-starter, with the capacity to identify problems, devise solutions, and carry out plans to conclusion. Employee will sometimes be working alone, but often working with coworkers, suppliers, and at times, customers. Employee must be able to talk and/or listen both on the phone or wireless devices, and/or face-to-face and thus possess good communication skills. This position requires strong mechanical skills and attention to detail. A general understanding and increasing knowledge of how trade-specific tools operate is critical. Employee must maintain neat appearance (company uniforms) and good hygiene. Employee must be able to multi-task, work in team environment, and adapt to changing needs, priorities, and projects. Opportunity for advancement lies with increased industry specific knowledge and proficiency with inventory, inventory procedures, and implementation of inventory procedures on company computer systems.

Employee must have at least high school degree or G.E.D. certificate. Minimum 2-year experience repairing/maintaining equipment. Experience in a Plumbing, HVAC, and/or Appliance sales and repair environment is preferred however an employee's attitude will be a higher priority than their current aptitude.

Employee must speak English well enough to take instructions from Supervisor and to effectively communicate with coworkers, suppliers, and customers. Ability to speak Spanish is a plus. Employee must be able to read service manuals, equipment documentation and specifications, supplier invoices, technician service order information, and other written instructions. Employee must be able to take and understand instructions both verbally and/or in writing.

Employee must be able to successfully complete mathematical aptitude evaluation.

Employee must be capable of applying sound business judgment to all decisions.

Employee must have a current valid operator's license with good driving record.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Regularly requires sitting, walking, bending, and lifting for prolonged periods of time.
The employee must have a full range of body movements including the use of hands, feet and fingers to handle or feel objects and must be capable of bending, reaching, and crouching. Able to handle or feel objects and use tools and equipment and must be capable of bending, reaching, crouching, climbing and crawling.

Employee must have command of all five senses sight, hearing, touch, smell and taste. Specific vision abilities required include close vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust and focus. Must hear and speak well enough to conduct business over the telephone or face to face for long periods of time.

Employee must be able to lift up to 50 pounds regularly and up to 75 pounds on occasion.

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

This position will require working indoors and outdoors in various climate conditions ranging from very cold with rain to very hot and humid. The employee may be called upon to be in customer or service production sites on an as needed basis. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

The work is primarily performed at company premises, which are to be considered to be non-smoking areas along with customer job sites and company vehicles. There may be possible exposure to dust, fumes, chemicals, moderate to high noise levels and/or moving mechanical parts.

Typical workweek is eight (8) hour workdays five (5) days per week with weekend shifts on a rotational scheduled basis. When scheduled for a weekend shift the individual is off one day during the regular workweek. Overtime is limited but required occasionally and employee is expected to be available. Work hours are established by the Warehouse Manager.

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