Heavy Equipment Technician / Diesel Mechanic (2Nd Shift Mon-Thurs)

Foley Equipment (CAT) | Kansas City, MO

Posted Date 12/31/2021
Description

The Role

Foley Equipment is the authorized Caterpillar dealer in Kansas and NW Missouri. Our Equipment Technician is primarily responsible for troubleshooting, servicing and repairing heavy machinery in the shop. This includes large and small earthmoving equipment. 2nd shift is Monday - Thursday 330p-130a

What we can offer you:

  • Competitive pay, 401(k) with matching, insurance benefits
  • Holiday, PTO, Parental Leave
  • Company laptop for troubleshooting and ordering parts
  • Tool reimbursement program
  • Work boot reimbursement
  • Uniforms and cleaning services
  • Clearly defined path of progression for technical advancement
  • Family owned company where you’re more than just another employee

Job duties:

  • Perform all levels of repair and preventative maintenance on heavy machinery, diagnose and troubleshoot problems, make recommendations for repairs and perform critical repairs and adjustments
  • Remove and install parts, disassemble and assemble components, and test and adjust assemblies with minimal supervision
  • Test and verify correct operation of all repairs and adjustments
  • Develop and maintain long-lasting working relationships with customers

Our Ideal Candidate

  • Basic mechanical knowledge including electrical and hydraulics
  • General knowledge of basic hand tools, air tools, precision measuring tools and instruments
  • Must be able to read and comprehend specifications, service and parts literature, technical bulletins and other related publications

What will put you ahead:

  • Experience working within the diesel mechanics industry (specifically with CAT earthmoving equipment)
  • Stable work history
  • Knowledge of use of various heavy equipment and the ability to read

Who We Are

Foley Industries - Foley Equipment, Foley Power Solutions, Foley Rental and SITECH Central – enters its ninth decade of empowering progress for customers in Kansas and Western Missouri. Foley’s 1,000+ employees strive every day to safely deliver excellence in service, parts, rental and sales across a broad line of Caterpillar and allied construction equipment, power generation, as well as SITECH construction technology solutions. For more information, please visit www.FoleyEq.com.

Foley Industries, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Race/Gender/Veteran/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity. To request a reasonable accommodation or assistance in completing the application, call 316-529-5810 or email mlsmith@foleyeq.com.

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