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Alta Equipment Company Heavy Equipment Field Technician 2 Power Systems in Burton, Michigan

Heavy Equipment Field Technician 2- Power SystemsJob ID2020-2435# of Openings1Job LocationsUS-MI-BurtonCategoryServiceOverviewCome work for the largest equipment dealer in the Midwest! Are you a Technician/Mechanic with diesel, agricultural, or heavy equipment repair experience? If so, then we want you on our team!Technicians are at the backbone of our organization; therefore, we provide them with the tools and resources to be successful:Company truck (parked at home each day)and#8226;Company fuel cardand#8226;Company paid cell phoneand#8226;Manufacturer technical training programsand#8226;Tool insuranceand#8226;Paid time offand#8226;10 paid holidaysand#8226;BCBS Medical, Delta Dental, and Retirement benefits administered through Local 324and#8226;401(k)and#8226;Competitive wagesand#8226;Company uniforms providedand#8226;Work schedule: M-F, first shiftResponsibilitiesOur construction equipment group is seeking a full-time resident heavy equipment field service diesel technician / mechanic with the classification of Field Technician 2 to service our general product lines with a focus on power systems, but will also work on all makes/models for our product portfolio. This position will report to the Burton, MI branch. This is a union position and will be part of Operating Engineers Local 324.A Field Technician 2 must be familiar with and able to diagnose and repair any systems problem that occurs for the majority (greater than 50%) of equipment the Company sells. A Field Technician 2 is qualified to successfully, efficiently, and accurately perform the cleaning, maintenance, visual inspection, removal, installation with the help of proper manuals, report writing and the disassembly, assembly, parts reuse evaluation, reconditioning, ordering the correct parts, measuring, adjusting, diagnosing, testing, troubleshooting and equipment failure analysis of their assigned Service department or specialized area, with minimal technical assistance. Also, a Field Technician 2 may be asked to perform minor welding, fabricating, and machining repairs. A Field Technician 2 must become Volvo Level 3 certified. A Field Technician 2 will be required to maintain a Chauffeurs or CDL B endorsement on their driver license and a clean driving record in accordance with the Company's insurance carrier's requirements. Must be able to meet or exceed quoted labor for repairs related to this level, with minimal rework.Additional responsibilities of the position consist of, but are not limited to:and#8226;Complete inspectionsand#8226;Implementation of optional accessoriesand#8226;General repairsand#8226;Upkeep of the service truckand#8226;Responsible for the inventory of onboard partsand#8226;Incorporate Alta's Guiding Principles into daily activitiesand#8226;Performs other duties as assignedand#8226;Consistent, regular, and reliable attendance including being ready for work at the designated start timeWe encourage our Technicians to participate in our in-house training program, allowing them to acquire additional skills in diagnosis and troubleshooting and further advance their career as a technician. Also, company uniforms are provided!Qualificationsand#8226;Four years of previous heavy equipment or over the road (OTR) repair experience is requiredand#8226;Minimum of 2 years of previous power systems repair experience is requiredand#8226;Volvo Penta engine experience is highly preferredand#8226;Previous mechanic repair experience (forklift, heavy equipment, diesel, automotive) including experience in the Military, Guard or Reserve with an MOS or NEC code of 63B, 63H, 63S, 63W, 63Y, 91B, 91H, 91L, 91M or CMand#8226;Previous field experience is highly preferableand#8226;Strong working knowledge of power train and generation systemsand#8226;Excellent mechanical aptitudeand#8226;Good written and verbal communication skillsand#8226;Good time management skillsand#8226;Ability to work after hours as neededand#8226;Must have clean driving record and valid driver