5 Sep 2014

Full-Time Field Service Tech, Crane Technician

Terex Services – Posted by bethhalvorsonColumbus, Ohio, United States

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Job Description

Field Service Overhead Crane Service Technician – Columbus


Terex Corporation is a diversified global manufacturer of a broad range of equipment that is focused on delivering reliable, customer driven solutions for many applications, including the construction, infrastructure, quarrying, mining, shipping, transportation, refining, energy, utility and manufacturing industries. Terex reports in five business segments: Aerial Work Platforms, Construction, Cranes, Material Handling & Port Solutions, and Materials Processing.

Terex Services provides the most reliable crane and heavy equipment repair and maintenance services available today. From inspections and certifications to installations and upgrades, Terex Services works closely with our customers to determine the right solution for their needs. Our skilled technicians are well-versed in all major brands and can provide impartial, constructive advice. In addition to our wide range of quality services, Terex Services also offers access to a complete line of pre-engineered and custom components, accessories and parts from today’s most trusted manufacturers.


Primary responsibility is to provide quality installations, inspections, maintenance and repairs of hoist and crane equipment at on-site customer locations. Also, conducts extensive on-site electrical, mechanical and electronic troubleshooting to determine cause for equipment malfunction and establish the necessary repairs utilizing visual inspection, test procedures and appropriate test equipment.


Inspect overhead industrial cranes and hoists to verify safety and compliance with Mfg, OSHA and ANSI standards
Troubleshoot and repair overhead material handling equipment.
Trouble shoot and repair electrical components (deep knowledge of motor controls necessary)
Perform scheduled preventive maintenance activities on equipment
Evaluate and make recommendations regarding requiring repairs
Communicate well with both the customer and the office

Basic Qualifications:

High school diploma or equivalent
Two years work experience with Industrial Equipment, especially Overhead Cranes
Troubleshooting experience with 480 3 phase and above.
Clean driving record.
Preferred Qualifications:

Machining and welding skills desired.

Work various environments and working conditions depending on assignment.
Occasional overtime required.
Working at heights & some heavy lifting.
Walking, sitting, standing, bending, climbing, crawling, driving, reading, seeing, hearing, speaking, concentrating, communicating.

Experience: 3-4 years

Job Categories: Featured and Mobile. Job Types: Full-Time. Salary: 40,000 - 60,000.

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