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Heavy Equipment Technician (Fairbanks)

compensation: DOE
employment type: full-time

Heavy Equipment Technician
Location: Fairbanks, Alaska

About our Company:
GES Rental LLC is an independent heavy equipment rental company with steadily growing fleet of late model Caterpillar construction and mining equipment. We are currently looking for highly skilled & experienced Heavy Equipment Technicians for full time, year around work as well as seasonal techs based out of Fairbanks, Alaska. We are a privately-owned company which is 100% focused on providing top quality equipment, products and service to our customers as well as providing a safe, enjoyable, satisfying and rewarding workplace for our employees.

Benefits:
Competitive above average wages
Paid Vacation
Paid Holidays
Health Insurance
Retirement
Home almost every night
Year around employment
Relocation assistance for qualified candidates

Job Description:
Caterpillar dealer trained heavy equipment technicians are desired.
Troubleshoot, diagnose, repair, recondition, and service Caterpillar heavy equipment, control & electronic systems, power train and undercarriage components.
Must be able to demonstrate proper communication methods to effectively explain equipment conditions, machine status and recommendations, to management.

Job Requirements:
Ability to safely and effectively work within strict company and customer safety program at all times.
Ability to safely work in remote locations and at times in extreme weather conditions.
Communicate verbally, electronically and in writing information, instructions and explanations to management & customers regarding vehicle/component/equipment conditions, problems, recommendations, and repair processes. Exceptional communication skills are required.
Extensive knowledge and operational experience of Caterpillar equipment, components and systems is required.
Candidate must demonstrate strong desire as well as ability to produce quality work in a timely fashion. This position will be held accountable for time and quality standards at all times.
Basic computer, internet and email knowledge is required.
Knowledge and skills to operate and understand Caterpillar diagnostic tooling & ET.
Knowledge of Caterpillar parts systems, ordering process as well as in depth knowledge of SIS.
Appropriate professional positive attitude, manner, conduct, grooming as well as ability and desire to adhere to company policy at all times.
Ability to work cooperatively and communicate effectively.
Consistent and punctual attendance is required.
Ability to work extended hours, weekends as well as unscheduled call out when needed is required.
Own and maintain required personal tools.
Current driver's license with clean driving record, CDL is required.
Ability to pass pre-employment criminal background check, drug screening as well as random drug screening process.
Minimum of 5 years related experience with Caterpillar heavy equipment is required.

About Fairbanks, Alaska.
Fairbanks is located deep in the interior of Alaska. We are home to just over 100,000 people throughout the Fairbanks North Star borough, making this region the second-largest population center in Alaska. The city features a University, an Army and Air Force Base and an International Airport with direct flights to the lower 48. Our city center and surrounding areas have good shopping, nice restaurants and other amenities found in larger cities but in a small-town package. If you are into the outdoors, Fairbanks is a paradise. A quick 30 min drive in any direction from town puts you in the real Alaska outdoors with literally thousands of miles of rivers, trails, mountains and forest ready for exploring, hiking, hunting, fishing, skiing, snow machine riding etc. Unlike the lower 48, most of our massive states land is open to the public to enjoy.

Please email detailed resume.
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