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At Peterson our Vision is to be our customers' first choice. We
put our customers first and continually strengthen our partnerships
through our employee's hard work, ingenuity and determination. Our
85 year history is a reflection of our collective efforts and
We provide a family oriented environment that promotes safety,
personal growth and professional achievement. Critical to our
continued success is hiring and developing exceptional employees.
We are deeply committed to providing an environment necessary to
attract and retain engaged employees who will relentlessly strive
to reach Peterson's strategic goals and vision. We have high
standards for our employees, with good reason. They represent
Peterson, our family, our brand, and our values to customers and
our team members.
We have high expectations and so do you. You are exceptionally
motivated, have outstanding skills, and are looking for more than
just a job. We offer competitive wages, generous benefits, and
promotional opportunities at a family owned and operated business
that really cares about employees. If you want to work side-by-side
with others who are passionate about customer service, consider
joining our team. You can help us write more chapters in our
success story as we move towards celebrating our 100 year
Peterson Cat has an immediate need for a Scheduled Service
Technician at our Santa Rosa, CA location
Performs preventative maintenance to machines and components in
the field used in heavy equipment industry customers. Performs
light mechanical repairs and/or diagnostic work on heavy equipment
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
The following reflects management's definition of essential
functions for this job but does not restrict the tasks that may be
assigned. Management may assign or reassign the functions to this
job at any time due to reasonable accommodation or other reasons.
Job functions include the following. Other duties may be
Maintain a safe working environment and observe all safety
procedures, laws, policies, and rules.
Communicate with internal and external customers in a manner
that promotes a positive relationship.
Troubleshoot and perform repairs on heavy equipment and
components in the field.
Perform preventative maintenance on heavy equipment including
changing oil and filters, service greasing, and light mechanical
Perform lubrication services including checking and filling
fluid levels to O.E.M. specifications and refueling as requested
and supplied by customer.
Follow manufacturer and company service guidelines and
Inspect equipment for external signs of potential component
Maintain service readiness of field lube truck including
customer service fluid supplies
Operate overhead cranes, hoists, power tools and other shop
equipment in a safe manner.
Complete service reports, lube reports, timecards, and other
related paperwork for all worked performed.
Provide required tools as designated by company tool list.
Maintain an acceptable driving record, adhering to all DOT
requirements including keeping accurate logbooks, service hours and
other records as required.
Attend all training classes and profit center meetings as
Keep service truck clean and in good repair including inside of
cab and back of truck.
Keep service truck stocked with common parts needed to complete
Complete DOT and mileage reports.
Operate company or personal vehicle as needed
- Maintain punctual, regular and predictable attendance.
Associates Degree from a fully accredited college or
technical/vocational school in Diesel Technology or other closely
related field; and a minimum of 3 years of directly related
experience in preventative maintenance and service repair of heavy
equipment, preferably in a heavy industrial environment; or an
equivalent combination of education and work experience. Class B
Commercial Driver's License is needed.
Peterson Tractor Co. is committed to equal employment
opportunity and affirmative action. Minorities, females, veterans,
and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. A drug
screen and background check is required.