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Marine Technician in Milwaukee, WI at Fabick Cat

Date Posted: 7/11/2018

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Job Description




* Must meet all Marine Service Technician requirements and be able to function effectively with limited supervision.
* Must have thorough knowledge and understanding of high voltage electrical systems, marine gears, generators and diesel engines.
* Must be able to perform maintenance and major repairs on diesel engines, generator sets and marine gears.
* Able to troubleshoot all failures on all marine equipment sold and serviced by the company, without major disassembly.
* Able to utilize all necessary diagnostic equipment and special tools.
* Able to work compatibly with other technicians and personnel within the company.
* May assist and teach other technicians.
* Must be able to meet customers, diagnose marine equipment issues and make repair recommendations.
* Will be responsible for keeping the assigned vehicle and tools clean, orderly, maintained and in good working condition.
* Must be available to travel for extended periods of time and work additional hours over a normal eight (8) hour work day when the situation presents itself.
* Responsible for informing customers of Company services (SOS, Loadbank Testing, etc.).
* Must have initiative, be self motivated and expend time judiciously and must perform daily functions without supervision.
* As a direct representative of the company, you must demonstrate and maintain a professional image.
* Demonstrate and maintain good communication skills, including but not limited to those that enhance the team environment, listening skills, speaking skills and writing skills as well as good problem solving skills that contribute to customer satisfaction.
* Must be able to write a service report for any job completed. Connect ET and download all appropriate information for the service job.




* High school education or GED equivalent required. Technical, vocational, trade school education or equivalent is also required.
* Two to five years' experience troubleshooting and repairing engines and generators, Caterpillar preferred. Experience in diagnosing equipment utilizing laptop computers, gauges, and instruments in all machine systems: electronics, hydraulics, power train, engines, and general machine performance is expected.
* Knowledge and experience with engines and components required.
* Knowledge of basic tools and tool usage, including basic welding skills.
* Journeyman status is preferred.
* Ability to operate in a fast paced environment that requires multitasking while maintaining a high level of organization.
* Must demonstrate good problem solving skills, mechanical aptitude, excellent communication skills -- both oral and written, good work habits, above average math, science, and English skills, the ability to read and interpret machine schematics, self motivation and a desire to perform at one's highest level.
* Proficiency with computers and aspects of Microsoft office desired.
* MSHA certified, or the ability to be MSHA certified.

Physical Requirements:

In addition to being able to sit, stand, walk, read, talk, write and hear, to perform the essential functions of this job an individual must be able to do the following additional activities: Occasionally lift and/or move up to 75 pounds. Accommodations will be made if they are reasonable, do not create an undue hardship, and will enable an individual with a disability to safely perform the essential job functions. The following may be expected to be encountered: long periods of standing, periodic exposure to seasonal heat and cold, working with oils and greases, noise, shift work as needed - 1st and 2nd, working outside, stooping, bending, squatting, or working in a prone position.

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