Yancey Bros.co Heavy Equipment Field Service Technician in Austell, Georgia


Yancey Bros. Co. is seeking a Heavy Equipment Field Service Technician that is responsible for diagnosing problems and performing standard mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, and pneumatic repairs on customer's equipment in the field. Candidates must furnish their own tools, be able to operate industry associated heavy equipment, and complete all assigned work in an accurate and timely manner.

Essential Functions:

  • Participate in required safety program and work in a safe manner.
  • Inspect, diagnose, troubleshoot, and locate mechanical deficiencies on Heavy Equipment. Source and order parts as needed.
  • Determine extend of necessary repairs including identifying major powertrain overhaul needs and prepare orders for required services.
  • Proper use of diagnostic equipment.
  • Repair and/or replace all components of diesel engines hydraulic systems, air conditioning systems, suspension systems, drive trains, electrical systems, steering, braking, material handling, and operator comfort systems.
  • Perform welding and brazing, fabricate and modify parts, equipment, miscellaneous structures and attachments.
  • Complete all work orders (including warranty information) and time sheets in a legible, accurate, and timely manner.
  • Operate equipment and vehicles with possession of all necessary licenses and certificates.
  • Perform all work in accordance with established quality standards and safety procedures.
  • Must work overtime on short notice.
  • Maintain service vehicle inspection records, daily inspections and driver logs as required by the Department of Transportation.
  • Must keep truck and equipment clean and presenting the best impression possible to the public.
  • Photograph equipment when necessary.
  • Maintain a safe driving record.
  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant experience required.
  • Strong troubleshooting skills.
  • Knowledge of complex hydraulics, electrical, computer and mechanical systems, arc and oxygen acetylene welding, test equipment used to diagnose and repair equipment and electronic components of vehicles.
  • Ability to operate a variety of equipment safely to diagnose, adjust, and repair malfunctions; follow oral and written instructions; read and understand operators and repair manuals; work cooperatively with others; work with minimal supervision and keep all required records.
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret technical information from schematics, technical manuals, technical drawings, technical procedures, and governmental regulations.
  • Strong troubleshooting skills.
  • Must have the ability to operate a variety of equipment safely to diagnose, adjust and repair malfunctions, follow oral and written instructions, read and understand operator and technical manuals.
  • Basic computer skills (Windows based programs and email).
  • Possess and maintain an acceptable driving record according to company standards.
  • Must be able to work with minimal supervision in the field.
  • Skilled in basic computer application programs.

Requisition Number: 16-0362

Title: Heavy Equipment Field Service Technician

City: Austell

State: Ga