Construction Equipment Service Technician

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Construction Equipment Service Technician

St. Louis, Missouri USA


Experience is required.
Training is provided.



This union position includes a competitive salary commensurate with experience. This position is also eligible for a competitive union benefits package. Health Insurance / Pension Plan / Paid Time Off / OEM Training / Advancement Opportunities Work Environment: This is a family owned and operated company where each individual is valued as more than an employee.

Job Description

Category: Service
Industry: Construction/Industrial
Status: Full Time

About The Company:
Pat Kelly Equipment Company, Inc. is an authorized multi-brand construction equipment dealership located in St. Louis, Missouri. Pat Kelly Equipment is an independent family-owned and operated company that provides dedicated sales, rentals, tools, parts, and service support for customers in the construction, landscaping, material handling, and utility industries. Pat Kelly Equipment represents leaders in the heavy equipment industry such as New Holland Construction Equipment, National Crane Boom Trucks, Manitowoc ShuttleLift Industrial Cranes, Elliott Equipment Personnel Cranes, Genie Aerial Lifts, Bomag Compaction Equipment, and many more. For more information, visit

Job Description
Construction Equipment Mechanic / Service Technician:
Pat Kelly Equipment Co. is looking for a full-time construction equipment service technician with a strong work ethic who will thrive in a family-owned business environment. This position is primarily responsible for the upkeep and maintenance of light to heavy construction machinery. We are looking for a dedicated, self-motivated individual with heavy equipment knowledge specifically skilled in the fields of hydraulics, electronics, and engine repair. This position requires the ability to work well both independently and cohesively with others to troubleshoot, repair, and service various types of heavy machinery for both customer-owned and company owned equipment. Tasks will differ day-to-day as assigned by the service manager.

Skill Requirements:
Attention to Detail - Some parts need to be in the exact right place, or they will not work. Being able to pay attention to the minute details of heavy equipment repair will be necessary.
Mechanical Skills - Will need familiarity with parts and components of complex machinery and engines, as well as the tools to fix them.
Technical Skills - Will need to be familiar with electronics and be able to read schematics, or use electronic diagnostic equipment to troubleshoot repairs.
Manual Dexterity - Good hands and great hand-eye coordination help heavy equipment mechanics be successful.
Troubleshooting Skills -This individual will need to be able to look at mechanical, hydraulic, and electrical systems, identify problems, and think about possible solutions
Communication - Communicates effectively and professionally when reporting to the service manager.
Teamwork - Embodies a teamwork mentality to work cohesively with other team members and departments
Training & Development - Eagerness to learn from peers and through equipment manufacturer training programs
Safety - Dedication to working safely without presenting a direct threat to self or others.
Data Reporting - Capable of accurately equipment service reports for record-keeping.
Analyzing - Knowledgeable when it comes to reading, understanding, and applying information from charts, graphs, and manuals.
Computer Skills - Possesses basic knowledge of computer skills and Microsoft Office software.
Time Management - Driven to complete repairs in a timely manner while maintaining a high-quality level of work.
Aptitude in using various hand tools (screwdrivers, hammers etc.) and precision measurement tools (e.g. calipers) as well as power tools (e.g. impact driver).

Hours of Operation:
7:00 A.M.-5:00 P.M.
An in-shop position with some occasional fieldwork
Union Job with Union Benefits

Education/Training Requirements:
Language: English
High school diploma/GED
Vocational training/certification
1-3 years of heavy equipment service related experience required
Hands-on training will be provided on the job in addition to training from our equipment manufacturers. Certain industry service certifications will be provided when necessary.

Experience Requirements:
Proven experience as Mechanic / Service Technician
A valid commercial driver's license (CDL) or willingness to obtain one via the Missouri state DMV.
Expected to perform incidental welding operations on equipment. Welding knowledge and experience in the field is preferred.
Demonstrates continuous effort to improve operations, learn, decrease turnaround times, streamline work processes, and work cooperatively to provide quality seamless customer service.
Knows the hazards of the job and is trained in safety precautions of the trade.

Physical Requirements:
Must be able to remain in a standing position for extended periods of time.
Must be capable of lifting arms above shoulder level to install and remove components as well as bend or stoop repeatedly over time.
Must be capable of manipulating tools in areas of limited spaces.
Physical strength is required to occasionally move and manipulate heavy objects short distances (lifting equipment available).

Pat Kelly Equipment Company, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Race/Gender/Veteran/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity
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Pat Kelly Equipment Co.
Brian Kelly
5920 N Lindbergh Blvd
St. Louis, Missouri 63042 USA

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