Topeka New Holland Inc Service Technician in Topeka, Indiana
Essentials of Job Description - Technician1. Reporting Relationships: Technicians report to the position of Shop Foreman, if a separate position is in place, or directly to the Operation Manager.2. Reporting to this position: None.3. Education Requirements: High School diploma or equivalent is required. Preferred is Post High School training, especially in the mechanical technical area.4. Additional Requirement: Regular Operators driving license. Preferred: CDL license.5. Experience Required: A minimum of three years of experience in a technical repair position and/or the same level of experience in on-the-job training in mechanical repair in a farm setting.6. Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities: The position of Technician requires the ability to communicate verbally and in writing, with clarity. The position requires that the person be able to operate large and small farm and light industrial equipment as well as small power and manual hand tools. Additionally the operation of light trucks for service calls is required.7. Physical Requirements: Body Positions include standing for long periods of time. Body Movements require walking, turning head and torso, bending arms, wrists and fingers. Body Senses include full use of eyes, ears and full power of speech. The technician must be able to carry 50 lbs. A distance of twenty feet at a bench (waist) height.8. Mental Requirements: The Technician must be able to read repair diagrams and interpret service manuals. The Technician must be able to communicate technical information verbally, over phone transmission, and in writing being both concise and accurate. Language requirements are ability to read and communicate in English at a level of ability to give instruction in operation of equipment and carry on an interchange of ideas with customers. Mathematic requirements include being able to perform routine arithmetic calculations required to prepare quotations and do hydraulic flow and pressure analysis.9. Working Conditions: Work will be done in an environment that at times will be greasy and dirty. Some work will be outside in inclement weather. Travel by vehicle to customer locations may be required with will involve routine traffic hazards. Two fifteen minute breaks will be allowed: one mid-morning and one mid-afternoon.