Field Service Technician

Job Posted: October 20th, 2021

Location: Salt Lake City, Utah, US

Job Category:  Technicians

Wheeler Machinery Co is hiring qualified Field Service/Shop Technicians along the Wasatch Front.  These full time benefited positions will be responsible for performing accurate troubleshooting & diagnosing, timely repairs, and component installation on all models of CAT equipment. This opening will require the technician to work in the field as well as the shop. They technician will work where they are needed at that time.

Wheeler Machinery Field Technicians will perform troubleshooting and repairs on all models of Caterpillar equipment, to ensure proper factory specifications and correct system operation.  This may include disassembly and assembly, diagnosis, testing, inspection and in-field/shop general line repair.  This position will be required to:

  • Utilize safe working habits in all aspects of the job.
  • Perform Field Service troubleshooting and repair work on all models of CAT equipment
  • Must be willing to work out of town, overtime and weekends as needed.
  • Maintain Rapid Response truck and company provided tooling and equipment.
  • Have and maintain a clean MVR (no more than 1 moving violation under the age of 25, and no more than 2 if over the age of 25).
  • This is a beginning field technician position. Must have some knowledge and experience repairing equipment but does not need to be a journeyman technician.  
  • Good working knowledge of Caterpillar equipment, components, and systems.
  • Demonstrated excellent work ethic with self-motivation, ability to work safe with minimal supervision on customer job sites, while maintaining dealership expectations of thoroughness and customer service.
  • Have the ability to keep up with new technology and advancements.
  • Current MSHA



Thought Provoking: Capable of making others think deeply on a subject

Team Player: Works well as a member of a group

Loyal: Shows firm and constant support to a cause

Innovative: Consistently introduces new ideas and demonstrates original thinking

Functional Expert: Considered a thought leader on a subject

Enthusiastic: Shows intense and eager enjoyment and interest

Detail Oriented: Capable of carrying out a given task with all details necessary to get the task done well

Dedicated: Devoted to a task or purpose with loyalty or integrity



Self-Starter: Inspired to perform without outside help

Work-Life Balance: Inspired to perform well by having ample time to pursue work and interests outside of work

Goal Completion: Inspired to perform well by the completion of tasks

Flexibility: Inspired to perform well when granted the ability to set your own schedule and goals

Ability to Make an Impact: Inspired to perform well by the ability to contribute to the success of a project or the organization



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