Field Service Technician – Gas Compression

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Location
Canton, OH
Hourly
$20.00 - $30.00
Job Type
Direct Hire
Date
Jan 03, 2018
Job ID
2551860
Field Service Technician – Gas Compression
Location - Toledo, OH and Canton, OH
*Potential relocation assistance offered for the right candidate. 
 
JOB DESCRIPTION / REQUIREMENTS:
Troubleshoot, repair, overhaul, change components, and perform maintenance on Caterpillar diesel and natural gas engines used in the oil and gas industry, as well as in various other applications. Other equipment such as heaters, air compressors, and generators will also be serviced. The majority of the work will be performed outdoors at customer locations.
 
**The emphasis of this position will be large 3500 and 3600 series Caterpillar natural gas engines.
  • 2+ years experience with Caterpillar engines or very large similar engines
  • Knowledge of / or experience with natural gas engines and controls preferred.
  • Knowledge of engine driven air compressors, industrial heaters, generators, and other engine driven equipment is preferred.
  • Must be willing to frequently take calls, and be dispatched to customer locations, after normal business hours and on weekends
  • Effective reading and writing skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills.
  • Mechanical and mathematical aptitude.
  • Computer literacy.
  • Knowledge of large CAT and other OEM engines.
  • The ability to read and understand schematics, service manuals, and repair diagrams.
  • The ability to lift and carry 80+ pound components, climb onto large engines and platforms, and work in tight enclosures.
  • Able to write accurate and descriptive service reports when jobs are completed.
 
EDUCATION AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS:
  • High School diploma or equivalent required.
  • Diploma or equivalent from two-year college or technical school preferred.
  • Must have a valid and clean driver’s license.
 
Compensation and Schedule Overview:
  • Hourly position based on experience ($20.00- $30.00 per hour)
  • Typically daylight Monday – Friday schedule plus on call for after-hours emergency repairs
  • The company offers health/dental/vision insurance, vacation, employee discount program, other benefits available