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Sr. Road Technician

Company: Briggs Equipment, Inc.
Location: Laredo
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

At Briggs Equipment, our employees and our culture are just as important to the company as serving our customers. We believe our employees are the key to our success. We pride ourselves in hiring the highest quality people, placing emphasis on safety, ethics, integrity and respect. We are an ESOP company. And we give thoughtful consideration to making investments. We realize the decisions we make about investments and operating practices ultimately affect the lives of our co-workers, families and business partners. And like those who went before us, every one of us takes that responsibility seriously. Our Mission Statement "Passionate people, powerful solutions, rapidly delivering the equipment and services to move people and materials." Our Vision Achieving flawless execution of Safety First, Financial Performance, and Dealer Excellence through the commitment of our employees. Our Values * Integrity * Family * Fun * Success Simply stated, Briggs employees strive to do the right thing by exceeding the expectations of each other, our customers and our community. POSITION PURPOSE: The Sr. Road Technician performs service and repairs on material handling and/or aerial equipment at customer sites to ensure that equipment continues to run according to manufacturer's specifications. Ensures all Briggs Equipment standards are adhered to and executed consistent with company direction. PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES: 1. Diagnose and repair equipment, to include liquid propane, gas, and diesel engines, electric motors, transmissions, drive axles, differentials, hydraulic systems, brake systems, steering systems, electrical systems, lifting systems, etc. 2. Rebuild and/or repair all components and systems in industrial material handling and aerial equipment and other related equipment 3. Properly block, chock and chain equipment, and disassemble equipment as needed to facilitate major component removal and repair 4. Perform routine and operational maintenance to ensure that equipment continues to run according to manufacturer's specifications 5. Perform advanced diagnostic troubleshooting and failure analysis on all components and systems 6. Perform equipment inspections to identify potential problems and safety concerns 7. Perform basic welding as necessary 8. Record maintenance and repair work performed by completing necessary paperwork in a timely manner 9. Complete basic and advanced technical training as assigned 10. Maintain parts and supplies needed for job completion 11. Act as a mentor to other technicians and function as a service team lead 12. Maintain company vehicle cleanliness and ensure vehicle is in safe operating condition; complete vehicle checklist as required 13. Maintain a culture of safety & participate in all safety meetings 14. Perform other related duties as assigned MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Basic Knowledge & Competencies: * Excellent customer service skills * Thorough knowledge of all equipment & operations that apply to the branch * Excellent mechanical aptitude, technical knowledge and problem solving skills * Excellent verbal and written communication skills Previous Experience/Education: * High school diploma or GED equivalent required * Mechanical or trade school certificate preferred * 5+ years' experience in forklift repair or related industry * Ability to read precision instruments such as micrometers, dial indicators, bore gauges, etc. * Welding and/or fabrication skills and/or experience preferred * Valid driver's license required PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS * Standing, walking, lifting, twisting and bending on a frequent basis * Ability to lift up to 75 pounds * Must furnish own tools * Availability to work 24/7 on-call schedule as needed * 100% travel to customer sites Other details * Pay Type Hourly Apply Now * Laredo, TX, USA

Keywords: Briggs Equipment, Inc., Laredo , Sr. Road Technician, Professions , Laredo, Texas

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