Heavy Equipment Shop Technician

Heavy Equipment Shop Technician Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Heavy Equipment Shop Technician to join our team.


  • Performs other duties as assigned;
  • Implementation of optional accessories;
  • Incorporate Alta’s Guiding Principles into daily activities;
  • Consistent, regular, and reliable attendance including being ready for work at the designated start time;
  • General repairs;
  • Complete inspections.


  • Ability to be productive by working efficiently and effectively with a high energy level;
  • Must have own tools;
  • Excellent attendance required;
  • Able to stand and walk for extended periods of time;
  • At least 1 to 3 years of service tech troubleshooting and repair skills of automotive, light or heavy equipment;
  • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy required;
  • Must have a valid driver’s license;
  • Must have their own tools;
  • High Energy and Positive Attitude;
  • Excellent mechanical aptitude with a solid understanding of the following systems: engine, power train, hydraulics and electrical;
  • Must be able to work Mon-Friday -6 AM – 5 PM;
  • Strong mechanical aptitude and troubleshooting skills; able to accurately diagnose and repair equipment;
  • Proficient in diagnosing mechanical, hydraulic and electrical systems and performing repairs;
  • Able to work overtime as required by job and customer demand;
  • Must be able to safely operate power tools, lifts, hoists, hydraulic jacks and material handling equipment.