Come work for one of the largest equipment dealers in North
America! Are you a Technician/Mechanic with diesel, agricultural,
or heavy equipment repair experience? If so, then we want you on
Technicians are at the backbone of our organization; therefore,
we provide them with the tools and resources to be successful:
- Company paid cell phone
- Manufacturer technical training programs
- Tool insurance
- Paid time off
- 10 paid holidays
- BCBS Medical, Delta Dental, and Retirement benefits
administered through Local 324
- Competitive wages
- Company uniforms provided
- Work schedule: M-F, First shift
Our construction equipment group is seeking a full-time rental
shop service technician with the classification of Shop Technician
for our Burton, MI branch. This is a union position and will be
part of Operating Engineers Local 324.
A Rental Shop Technician is qualified to successfully,
efficiently, and accurately perform drain, refill, and change
filters of various fluid compartments, to inspect and lubricate
various equipment as required by their assigned service department,
as well as perform general technician duties. A Rental Shop
Technician will service aerial platforms, compact equipment, small
utility rental equipment (light towers, tools, etc.), and the
complete line of rental equipment offered by the Company. Rental
Shop Technicians must be Volvo Level 3 certified and certified in
aerial lift inspections.
Additional responsibilities of the position consist of, but are
not limited to:
- Complete inspections
- Implementation of optional accessories
- General repairs
- Upkeep of the service truck
- Responsible for the inventory of onboard parts
- Incorporate Alta's Guiding Principles into daily
- Performs other duties as assigned
- Consistent, regular, and reliable attendance including being
ready for work at the designated start time
We encourage our Technicians to participate in our in-house
training program, allowing them to acquire additional skills in
diagnosis and troubleshooting and further advance their career as a
technician. Also, company uniforms are provided!
- Must be an aerial specialist with applicable accreditation
- Excellent mechanical aptitude with a solid understanding of the
following systems: engine, power train, hydraulics and
- Possess own tools
- A positive attitude and high energy
- Computer programs - Microsoft Outlook, Volvo VCADS
- Language Skills - Intermediate: Ability to read and interpret
documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance
instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine
reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before
groups of customers or employees of the organization.
- Mathematical Skills - Basic: Ability to add and subtract two
digit numbers and to multiply and divide with 10's and 100's.
Ability to perform these operations using units of American money
and weight measurement, volume, and distance.
- Reasoning Ability - Intermediate: Ability to apply common sense
understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral,
or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several
concrete variables in standardized situations.
Physical Demands/Work Environment:
- Physical/Sensory Functions: Regularly will stand, walk, use
hands, reach with hands; Frequently will talk/hear, climb or
balance, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; Occasionally will sit.
- Lift and/or Move Functions: Regularly will lift up to 25
pounds; Frequently will lift 26 to 50 pounds; Occasionally will
lift from 51 to 100 plus pounds.
- Work Environment: Regularly will work near moving mechanical
parts; Frequently will be exposed to fumes or airborne particles,
outdoor weather conditions; Occasionally will work in wet or humid
conditions (non-weather), risk of electrical shock, vibration.
Culture is Job #1. Alta Equipment Company prides itself in the 3
P's of business: People, Process and Product. By investing in the
best people and creating a "one team" approach, Alta Equipment
Company earns customers for life.
If you have a passion for excellence and are ready to make a
difference within our organization, we're ready for you. Whether
it's selling the world's-best big iron, rolling up your sleeves and
servicing our industry-leading construction and material handling
product brands or being a difference maker behind the scenes, we
can use your skillset.
At Alta Equipment Company, we believe in mutual respect and are
committed to diversity while inspiring our employees to reach their
maximum potential. Voted a "Top Work Place USA", our 2100+
employees in the Midwest (MI, IN, IL), East Coast (NY, VT, CT, ME,
MA, NH, VA) and the South (FL) are committed to excellence. It's
the Alta way.
So, let's start the conversation. Click the link to apply and
begin the journey of a lifetime.
What We Look For:
At Alta Equipment Company, we are looking for candidates who are
a cultural fit with our organization and understand that every task
and job goes toward fostering customers for life. Along with that,
a great attitude that embraces mutual respect and delivering a
consistent high energy level that exudes a passion for excellence.
Also, we are searching for a skill set that has a high aptitude for
the position with a continual focus on investing in one's
profession through additional training and learning
Other Opportunities at Alta
Please visit our careers page at www.altaequipment.jobs to view
other openings that may be of interest to you!
We are an equal opportunity employer. Employment selection and
related decisions are made without regard to gender, race, age,
disability, religion, national origin, color, gender identity,
sexual orientation, veteran status or any other protected