Field Technician / Semi Driver
BASIC JOB DESCRIPTION:
Under general supervision, perform a variety of moderately complex semi-technical field assignments involving the installation, modification, test or repair of Company products and equipment. Coordinate work with other groups to ensure meeting commitments. Work with other experienced technicians and suggest measures to improve operations and customer service.
Typical duties/responsibilities for field service may include, but are not limited to, the following:
Perform field service operations that may require strong technical skills. Perform general assembly and maintenance activities of power transformers. Perform oil handling and processing with process equipment. Perform general lifting and installation of equipment on power transformers.
Troubleshoot and repair equipment, applying own knowledge and experience to resolve problems. Recommend changes such as new equipment or modified procedures to improve performance and customer satisfaction.
Assist in planning and coordinating as part of a team effort. Provide experience and instructions in proper and safe operation of equipment. Often work nonstandard schedules at field locations with exposure to varying environmental conditions.
COMPLEXITY OF TASKS:
Requires understanding of Company products and equipment, engineering concepts and practices. Requires judgment in selecting most effective approaches and adapting standard practices and procedures to resolve complex semi-technical problems. Decisions and actions may affect quality and result in rework as assignments are not subject to close scrutiny. Highly complex problems are referred to engineers, more experienced technicians or supervisor.
Must have a Class A CDL with driving experience of combination tractor trailers, with 3 to 5 years driving experience or 100K miles logged.
High School Diploma with 5 years of technical experience in mechanical or electrical work
Associate’s Degree in engineering or related field plus 1 to 2 years of experience or a special combination of education and experience and/ or demonstrated accomplishments
Working on Transformers such as assembly, vacuum filling and testing.
Starting Pay $18-$25/hr
Would like to have one tech local to St Louis and one tech local to Nashville, TN – or within 4 hours of these cities. Will travel the entire US