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Job: Mechanic / Technician - Equipment Field (Chanute, KS), Foley Equipment (CAT), Chanute, KS

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General Information


Job title:
Mechanic / Technician - Equipment Field (Chanute, KS)
Job location:
Chanute, KS  66720 United States
Requisition code:
Date posted:
08/22/2020
Job type:
(see job description below)
Compensation:
Job Category:
Mechanic

Job Description


The Role

Our Equipment Field Technician is primarily responsible for troubleshooting, servicing and repairing heavy machinery at the customer's worksite. This  includes large and small earthmoving equipment. You represent Foley Equipment off-site and help our customers with critical repairs.

Job duties:

  • Perform all levels of repair and preventative maintenance on heavy machinery, diagnose and troubleshoot problems, make recommendations for repairs and perform critical repairs and adjustment
  • Must be willing to work overtime as required by fluctuating workloads and available for after-hours calls as needed
  • Perform required DOT inspections to ensure service truck is in proper, safe working order
  • Test and verify correct operation of all repairs and adjustments
  • Develop and maintain long-lasting working relationships with customers

Our Ideal Candidate

  • Basic mechanical knowledge including electrical and hydraulics
  • Class A or B CDL required or ability to obtain CDL within three months of start date
  • General knowledge of basic hand tools, air tools, precision measuring tools and instruments
  • Must be able to read and comprehend specifications, service and parts literature, technical bulletins and other related publications

What will put you ahead:

  • Experience working within the diesel mechanics industry (specifically with CAT earthmoving equipment)
  • Stable work history
  • Class A CDL
  • Ability to foster positive relationships internally and externally

Who We Are

Foley Industries and its subsidiaries Foley Equipment, Foley Power Solutions, Foley Rental and SITECH Central have proudly served and represented Caterpillar for nearly 80 years. Committed to customer success across Kansas and Western Missouri, Foley strives every day to deliver excellence across the full range of equipment and power generation sales, rental, service, and technology solutions. With 1,000 employees in 15 cities, we are dedicated to being Your First Choice. For more information, please visit www.FoleyEq.com.

What we can offer you:

  • Competitive pay, 401(k) with matching, insurance benefits
  • Holiday, PTO, Parental Leave
  • Company laptop for troubleshooting and ordering parts
  • Tool reimbursement program
  • Work boot reimbursement
  • Uniforms and cleaning services
  • Clearly defined path of progression for technical advancement
  • Family owned company where you're more than just another employee

Foley Industries, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer- Race/Gender/Veteran/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity. To request a reasonable accommodation or assistance in completing the application, call 316-529-5810 or email mlsmith@foleyeq.com.

 

(Job number: 3932759)
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