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Heavy Equipment Service Technician

Company: Louisiana Cat
Location: Alexandria
Posted on: May 21, 2023

Job Description:

THE OPPORTUNITYWe are looking for a HEAVY EQUIPMENT TECHNICIAN to join our growing operations at our Alexandria, Louisiana location.YEARLY POTENTIAL$60,000 - $120,000 yearlyThe yearly range indicated is representative of the hourly rate, including typical overtime. This range is based on a technician's experience, skills, education and training. For technicians, overtime is typically calculated on a daily basis after 8 hours worked.YOUThe person in this role will be responsible for servicing and repairing Caterpillar heavy equipment and/or engines at our shop or onsite at customer locations.YOUR CONTRIBUTION

  • You will diagnose, troubleshoot, repair and perform preventative maintenance on all component of heavy equipment such as electrical codes, engines, fuel systems, hydraulics, power generation and power trains
  • You will be responsible for removal and installation of heavy equipment engine components according to Caterpillar standards and technical service manuals
  • You will understand Caterpillar exchange parts process and financial cost analysis of repairs for our customers
  • You will create, track and formalize work order documents on our Caterpillar customer service report software systemsYOUR VALUE
    • You will promote positive customer service according to Caterpillar and Louisiana Cat expectations
    • You will have the tools and building blocks to MAKE A CAREER here at Louisiana Cat. In walk through our Louisiana Cat doors...are the finest Caterpillar Heavy Equipment Service Technicians in the South.MOST IMPORTANT QUALIFICATIONS
      • REQUIRED: High School Diploma or (GED) equivalent
      • REQUIRED: Prior technical training of heavy machinery / equipment
      • REQUIRED: Strong mechanical aptitude
      • Must own required tool inventory. Louisiana Cat offers exclusive Tooling Program (specific discussed during interviews)
      • Strong customer service skills, mechanical aptitude, professional demeanor and always "safety-first" mentality every hour of every dayJOB FACTS
        • WORK SHIFT: 12 hour days / some weekend; variety of shifts (specifics will be discussed during interviews)
        • Will require physical movementSAFETY IN ALL WE DO
          • We require strict compliance with PPE (personal protective equipment) safety regulations
          • We maintain compliance with all Federal, State and Local safety and company regulations
          • All employees must follow all Company Health, Safety & Environmental (HSE) procedures
          • Louisiana Cat is a drug-free workplaceWHY PEOPLE JOIN LOUISIANA CAT
            • We are known for service quality and unsurpassed customer relationships guided by our strong company values, culture and safety standards
            • We have energy, focus and passion delivering results because what we do impacts our customers each and every day
            • We work across Construction, Electrical Power, Forestry, Governmental, Heavy Equipment, Industrial, Landscaping, Marine Engines and Oil & Gas industries
            • We invest in training and development programs for our employees to build their toolkit and career paths here at Louisiana Cat
            • We offer competitive pay and benefits, paid holidays and vacation, employee incentive programs and 401(k) company match programs to meet family and work lifestylesLOUISIANA CAT BENEFITS
              • Health, Dental, Vision, $50,000 Company Funded Life Policy (if enrolled in Health)
              • Short- and Long-Term Disability Insurance
              • Voluntary Accident, Critical Illness, Hospital Indemnity, Cancer, Supplemental Life and additional voluntary policies
              • 401K Plan with Company Match
              • Paid Holidays & Vacation
              • Technician Tool Loan Program up to $1,000
              • Safety Boot / Safety Prescription Glasses Allowances
              • Tuition Reimbursement and Student Loan Assistance
              • Employee Discounts
              • Credit Union
              • Technician Career Development Program - Shop & Field Service TrainingWHO WE ARELouisiana Cat is the only authorized Caterpillar Dealer for the state of Louisiana. We provide Caterpillar Equipment, Service, Parts and Engines to customers across a wide range of industries. We are guided by our strong company culture, safety standards and activities in the communities in which we operate. We seek out employees who are inspired by our timeless values, thrive in growing company environment and want to become a part of a dynamic company backed by 85+ years of success. We have 23 locations across Louisiana and the Gulf South with Corporate HQ located in Reserve, LA and Power Systems HQ located in New Iberia, LA.ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
                • Louisiana Cat (Louisiana Machinery Co, LLC) and its affiliates are an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO). All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age (40 and over), national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran. We proudly hire U.S. Veterans.
                • Louisiana Cat (Louisiana Machinery Co., LLC) uses E-Verify and complies with I-9 employment eligibility requirements of all new hires:
                • Equal Employment Opportunity Know Your Rights: Workplace Discrimination is Illegal:
                • Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision:
                • Louisiana Cat (Louisiana Machinery Co, LLC) and its affiliates are drug-free workplaces and post-offer, pre-employment process includes background check, drug/alcohol screen, and if applicable for the role, pre-employment physical/fit for duty assessments.PI211889499

Keywords: Louisiana Cat, Alexandria , Heavy Equipment Service Technician, Professions , Alexandria, Louisiana

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