The Master Engine Rebuild Technician is responsible for the set-up, disassembly/re-assembly, overhaul, and rebuild of Mack, Cummins and/or Caterpillar diesel and natural gas powered on-highway truck engines and related components.
- Review the work schedule, check the equipment and supplies required to perform the work scheduled, comply with PPE requirements, and otherwise prepare for duties.
- Perform disassembly, inspection, rebuilding and/or re-assembly of diesel and natural gas powered on-highway truck engine systems and components, including but not limited to powertrain pumps, motors, and hydraulics components) in accordance with all prescribed quality and safety standards.
- Research and determine reusability of parts in accordance with published manufacturer guidelines.
- Coordinate the ordering of replacement parts with designated point of contact.
- Test, measure, and adjust engine systems and components. Therein, identify the cause of failure through logical troubleshooting steps and failure analysis.
- Prepare and submit detailed, complete and legible service reports of all inspection and actions performed using prescribed forms and procedures in a timely manner.
- Troubleshoot and test engines in frame to determine root cause of failure, quote needed parts and labor to perform needed engine repairs.
- Remove engines from vehicles as required to perform out of frame overhauls.
- Install engines in vehicles after repairs and overhauls.
- Perform post installation testing, adjusting and repairs as necessary.
- Keep supervisor regularly apprised of status of assigned work and assist in addressing customer questions and concerns.
- Maintain work area, tools, and equipment to promote a clean and safe environment.
- Keep up to date with developments in tooling, technologies and systems.
Must have a high school education or GED.
Eight years of experience with at least four years of experience as a service technician working on Caterpillar, Cummins, Detroit, Mack or similar on-highway truck engines. Diagnostic and troubleshooting experience with multiple engine types, models and manufacturers;
(The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of positions in this classification. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.)
Must be able to daily and repeatedly stoop, kneel, bend and climb beside, onto and underneath various equipment to perform diagnosis and repairs. Must be able to effectively see to perform repairs, research technical manuals, and develop written repair work order reports. Must be able to routinely and physically lift/position various parts to perform repairs/service and manually handle parts up to 117 pounds, as well as use mechanical hoist as needed.
Must be able to effectively write repair activities on customer work orders. Must have problem-solving skills to apply knowledge, written information and verbal instructions in repairing/servicing unusual and/or unknown technical equipment operational problems. Should have exposure to P.C. base equipment and parts information; Can work independently with minimal supervision.
This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Your supervisor may request and assign you similar duties. Any major modification of this job role requires Human Resources approval.
Gregory Poole Equipment Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.