Heavy Equipment Technician in Cypress, TX at GPAC

Date Posted: 11/20/2019

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Position Summary:

The primary function of this position is to determine the status of service needed for various Caterpillar heavy construction equipment and allied equipment, and perform the necessary service, preventative maintenance, repairs, replacements, installations, or re-building of parts to restore the equipment to proper operation.

Job and Skill Requirements:

  • Demonstrated technical, mechanical and troubleshooting abilities to define and perform maintenance and repairs of construction machinery or related equipment.
  • Knowledge of electrical, hydraulic, power-train and engine components.
  • Minimum 5 years of experience working with heavy machinery (Caterpillar machinery experience preferred but not required).
  • Must provide proper tools to perform equipment repairs.
  • Associate/certified degree program in a technical discipline (Technical College, Community College or Private Technical Institute), or equivalent experience in a related industry or the military.
  • Demonstrated verbal, written, analytical and interpersonal skills.
  • Demonstrated basic computer skills to include entry, search, application use, and file creation and maintenance.
  • Ability to work late or on weekends (occasionally); very limited overnight travel.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, age, color, sex (including pregnancy), religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, military status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable laws or regulations.

GPAC (Growing People and Companies) is an award-winning search firm specializing in placing quality professionals within multiple industries across the United States for the past 29 years. We are extremely competitive, client-focused and realize that our value is in our ability to deliver the right solutions at the right time.