Mobile Crane Field Technician, maintains heavy diesel equipment operation by completing
inspections and preventive maintenance requirements; correcting vehicle deficiencies and
This position will take problem solving calls with operators, shop and service reps. Sixty percent
of the duties will be in a field environment. Over-time is a must for this position.
Responsibilities of Position
Determines vehicle condition by conducting inspections and diagnostic tests; identifying worn
and damaged parts.
Keeps equipment available for use by completing preventive maintenance schedules; installing
component and part upgrades; controlling corrosion; completing weatherization procedures.
Corrects equipment deficiencies by removing, repairing, adjusting, overhauling, assembling,
disassembling, and replacing major assemblies, sub-assemblies, components, parts, or systems,
such as, power and drive trains, electrical, air conditioning, fuel, emission, brake, steering,
hydraulics; completes machine shop operations; making adjustments and alignments including
bearing loads, gear tooth contact, valve mechanisms, governors, oil systems, control linkages,
clutches, and traction units.
Verifies vehicle performance by conducting test drives; adjusting controls and systems.
Complies with federal and state vehicle requirements by testing engine, safety, and combustion
Maintains vehicle records by annotating services and repairs.
Keeps shop equipment operating by following operating instructions; troubleshooting
breakdowns; maintaining supplies; performing preventive maintenance; calling for repairs.
Contains costs by using warranty; evaluating service and parts options.
Keeps supplies ready by inventorying stock; placing orders; verifying receipt.
Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading technical and
Requirements of Position
High school diploma/GED or commensurate work experience as a Diesel mechanics.
Up to date computer skills on the latest technology in the Heavy equipment and Mobile Cranes.
Provides full attention to what other people are saying, respectfully communicates by taking time
to understand the points being made and asks questions at appropriate times to obtain
Prefer vocational or technical training to operate machinery or minimum 5 years related
Must be able to travel; may assist in other shop areas at management discretion.
Must have valid driver’s license and be able to operate forklift equipment and company vehicles.
Efficiently answer and respond to questions regarding projects and resolve maintenance issues
Good physical condition required – some lifting and outside work. Lifting up to 80 pounds, and
50 pound repetitively.
Must be able to drive up to 13 gear transmission.
Must be able to do D.O.T. Inspections.
Equal Opportunity Employer (Minority/Female/Disability/Vet).
If you need an accommodation to complete the application process, please contact Padgett Inc. at
Benefits: Medical Insurance, Life Insurance, Dental Insurance, Paid Vacation, Paid Holidays,
Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability, 401K/403b Plan, Profit Sharing, Wellness
Job Type: Full-time