Heavy Equipment Technician – Louisiana Cat Rentals

Job Posted: October 23rd, 2021

Location: Harvey, Louisiana, US

ARE YOU READY TO MAKE A POWERFUL IMPACT?

Power UP YOUR CAREER WITH LOUISIANA CAT

THE OPPORTUNITY

We are looking for a HEAVY EQUIPMENT TECHNICIAN to join our growing Rental operations at our Harvey, Louisiana location.

YOU

The person in this role will be responsible for servicing and repairing Caterpillar and non-Caterpillar rental heavy equipment in the shop or in the field.

YOUR CONTRIBUTION

  • You will diagnose, troubleshoot, repair and perform preventative maintenance on all components of heavy equipment such as engines, fuel systems, hydraulics, power generation and power trains
  • You will be responsible for removal and installation of rental heavy equipment engine components according to Caterpillar and non-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 systems

YOUR VALUE

  • You will promote positive customer service for Louisiana Cat Rental Stores 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; Maintain a tool inventory (Louisiana CAT offers employees a Tooling Purchasing Program)
  • HIGHLY PREFERRED: Prior experience with Rental Equipment is helpful
  • 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 day

JOB FACTS

  • WORK SHIFT: 10 hour days / some weekends; may require working hours outside standard work schedule(specifics will be discussed during interviews)
  • Will require physical movement as listed in the job description

SAFETY 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 workplace

WHY 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 lifestyles

WHO WE ARE

Louisiana 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.

To BE The Best...We HIRE The Best. POWER UP and Click RED button "APPLY For This Position" on our Louisiana CAT Careers Page https://www.louisianacat.com/careers to be considered for open roles at Louisiana CAT and affiliate companies. #LouisianaCATCareers #NowHiring #HiringOurHeroes #HiringTheBest

Louisiana CAT (Louisiana Machinery Co, LLC) and its affiliates are an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO). M/F/D/V and 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. Click here for your rights - https://www.e-verify.gov/employees

Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law: https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf and EEO Law Supplement: https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/OFCCP_EEO_Supplement_Final_JRF_QA_508c.pdf



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