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Crane Service Technician

Shakopee, Minnesota USA
Experience Required: Yes
Status: Full Time
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Experience is required.
Training is provided.


Hourly: DOE

General Equipment & Supplies offers its team members numerous competitive benefits, including: 401(k) Savings Plan with Matching Provision Accident Insurance AD&D Insurance Cancer Insurance Company Newsletter Health Insurance Dental Insurance Employee Assistance Program (EAP) Flexible Spending Accounts Holidays Job Related Education or Training Life Insurance Long Term Disability Paid Time Off (PTO) Short Term Disability and much more... Other company-sponsored benefits may include uniforms and uniform maintenance, safety boot and cold weather gear allowance, prescription safety glasses allowance, tuition reimbursement, education assistance program, sponsorships of personal interest activities, employee referral bonus program, Company Party/Events, travel opportunities and more. This is a summary only. Please refer to the General Equipment & Supplies, Inc. Employee Handbook for complete eligibility requirements and other detailed information.

Job Description

Category: Service
Industry: Construction/Industrial

SUMMARY: This individual is responsible for the effective repair of machinery and components in the field, at high levels of quality. This individual must work independent of direct supervision in a field environment. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND

*Perform field repairs and maintenance jobs with little or no direct supervision
*Knowledge of a variety of different types of LMI systems and able to read and understand load charts
*Knowledge of a variety types of cranes such as lattice crawler, lattice truck, hydraulic truck, and roughterrain
*Ability to set up cranes and operate safely
*Responsible for servicing units to fulfill OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer) specifications
*Basic testing knowledge of all machine systems
*Recondition and repair equipment and components in a complete, safe, and effective manner by planning methods and sequence of performing repairs assigned
*Perform diagnostic inspections as directed, including repair determination inspections following established guidelines, identify the cause of failure, and identify solutions necessary to affect a repair
*Responsible for operating heavy equipment in a safe manner
*Maintain good working records for time, parts, supplies, and outside purchases in repairs
*Assists in the collection of data necessary for efficient inventory control
*Attends training at local, regional, national service schools as requested
*Maintains a clean and safe working environment
*Maintains and cares for shop tools, equipment, and vehicles
*Completes all paperwork required for jobs
*Performs as directed by the Service Management
*Background in electrical and hydraulic troubleshooting

*Crane Inspector Certification recommended but not required
*Obtains or is willing to obtain a Class A CDL License
*Minimum 2 year Diesel Technology or Automotive Technology degree or equivalent experience
*Has a basic tool set

*Good, safe work habits
*Good communication skills
*Must be personable, highly motivated, a problem solver, reliable, ethical, and able to adapt to all forces around them, customers, suppliers, coworkers, and manufacturers
*Must have a pleasing personality with a sales aptitude
*Strong diagnostic skills
*Able to work with minimal supervision
*Organizational skills with ability to effectively manage multiple projects
*Good working knowledge of equipment operations and mechanical functions

*Occasionally lifting, carrying, pushing or pulling 100+ pounds and/or frequently lifting, carrying, pushing orpulling 50+ pounds and/or continuous lifting, carrying, pushing or pulling 20+ pounds.
*Occasional to frequent walking or standing
*Frequent and continual movement as follows, often several of movements simultaneously (i.e. handlewhile crouching, carry while kneeling):
oKneel (bend legs at knee, come to rest on knees)
oCrouch/Squat (bend body down and forward, bending legs and spine)
oCrawl (move on hands, knees, and feet)
oClimb (ascend/descend ladders, stairs, ramp, or step up on or down from equipment/trailer)
oStoop (Bend downward and forward at waist)
oLift (raise or lower object > 25 pounds from one level to another)
oCarry (transport an object)
oPush (press with steady force, thrust objects forward, downward, outward)
oPull (drag or tug objects)
oTurn/twist (move a body part in circular motion)
oBend (bend downward and forward by bending the spine at waist)
oReach (extend hands and arms in any direction)
oHandle (seize, hold turn with hands)
*Repetitive motion of wrists, hands, and fingers
*Hearing and speaking to exchange information.
*Dexterity of hands and fingers to operate equipment.
*Consistently exposed to weather conditions, fumes, and loud noise.

The duties described above are the general nature and levels of work performed, but are not intended to be a complete comprehensive list of all the duties, activities, and responsibilities required of job incumbents. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

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General Equipment & Supplies, Inc.
Leah Boock
4300 Main Ave
PO Box 2145
Fargo, North Dakota 58103 USA
Phone: (701) 282-2662
Fax: (701) 364-2143

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