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Service Technician

We are currently seeking a Service Technician for our Houston TX region.  The Service Technician performs field support activities, which involve start-up, preventive and corrective maintenance within the assigned territory.  The selected candidate will possess the air compressor repair experience, knowledge and skills for effective utilization of related equipment and proven troubleshooting processes and procedures.  Position reports to Service Manager. 

Responsibilities / Requirements:

  •  5 –10 years electrical/mechanical industrial experience
  • Knowledge of customer equipment operations, able to read and interpret blueprints.
  • Must be able to correctly troubleshoot, repair all components and brands of air compressors
  • Must be able to properly use multimeters, ampmeters, vibration and infrared meters.
  • Must be able to successfully perform the above while meeting the Company and Customer’s safety requirements.
  • Read and comprehend P&I drawings, ID/GA drawings and wiring diagrams.
  • Perform routine preventative maintenance such as oil changes, cleaning and setting controls.
  • Must be able to set up rigging equipment and safely remove and reinstall motors, compressors and associated components.
  • Must be able to safely use all hand tools and power tools such as drill motors, grinders, band saws, etc.
  • Must have understanding of hydraulic and pneumatic principles and components.
  • Knowledge of different types of piping such as types of copper, black, aluminum and galvanized.
  • EPA certifications with Freon experience a plus.
  • Excellent driving record and able to drive service van or pickup truck is required.
  • Complete paperwork daily
  • Provide on call response during assigned week

Qualifications

  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must have verifiable air compressor repair experience, be a team player, able to work independently and perform each essential duty satisfactorily.
  • A strong background in mechanical and electrical is necessary.

Employment Type: Full-Time

Education: Not Specified

Experience: 5 to 10 years

Manages Others: No

***All applications are subject to a pre-employment physical, drug screen and background check.***

Please email your resume to sales@houstoncompression.com if you are interested in applying for the Service Technician Position.

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