Job Details

Mechanic / Technician - Equipment Shop (Kansas City, MO)

Company

Foley Equipment

Published

2021-07-15

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Location

Kansas City, Missouri, United States

Category

Other

Type

Full-time

Description

The Role

Our Equipment Technician is primarily responsible for troubleshooting, servicing and repairing heavy machinery in the shop. This includes large and small earthmoving equipment.

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.

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 progra
  • 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

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.