Service Technician - Houston, TX

Functional area:  Service
Country:  United States
City:  Houston, Texas
Company name:  Quincy Compressor LLC
Date of posting:  Mar 08, 2019

Quincy Compressor makes and sells the highest quality reciprocating and rotary screw air compressors, vacuum pumps and a full line of air treatment components. Our products are used around the world in manufacturing plants, hospitals, climate control systems and any application that requires reliable air assistance.  If you're as tough, dependable and reliable as the compressors we make, then you're the right fit for Quincy Compressor. We are currently seeking a Service Technician to join our team in the Houston metro area.

Imagine an exciting career at Quincy Compressor working in the field on air compression units and components.  If you meet the below qualifications and have a strong desire to be a part of a successful team please apply!!

 

Basic Function:

Perform routine, preventative maintenance and repairs on oil injected and oil-free air compressors.

 

Nature & Scope:

Preventative maintenance should be conducted in accordance with manufacturer's recommendations (with regard to schedule and scope).  Perform diagnostics on malfunctioning compressors, determine possible causes for malfunctions, and perform repairs as suggested by diagnostics and assessment.  Prior to and following preventative maintenance and repairs test and document the proper operating parameters of the compressor.

 

Principal Duties:

  • Troubleshoot and repair air compressors, air dryers (regenerative and refrigerated), auto drains, flow controllers, vacuum pumps, and blowers
  • Pressure wash (where possible) and effectively clean the customer's entire equipment pad including skids, coolers, concrete, tanks, etc.
  • Accurately communicate with the customer and Service Manager regarding all services performed and clearly present all options for any required repairs, upgrades, or other customer needs
  • Completely fill out all workorders, start-up forms, warrantly forms, oil sample forms, and parts return slips
  • Train and assist other Service Technicians
  • Promote and practice proper safety procedures and the correct use of personal and protective equipment at all times
  • Set, install, and pipe compressor systems as needed
  • Participate in a rotating 24/7/365 on call pool with other Technicians as scheduled by the Service Manager
  • Complete all paperwork and clerical/office responsibilities

 

Education and Experience:

  • High School diploma or equivalent required; technical college degree preferred
  • Relevant mechanical repair experience preferred

 

Job Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Must have a valid driver's license as well as an insurable driving record
  • Must possess a strong mechanical aptitude as well as have a firm grasp on electrical concepts
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office including Work, Excel, and email
  • Excellent mechanical, electrical, and electronic repair skills
  • Must be able to work well with others on the jobsite as well as on the phone
  • Must be able to work on a ladder and/or scissor lift
  • Must supply all basic required tools

 

Training Requirements:

  • 5S Training
  • TCV Training
  • General Safety Training

 

Physical Demands:

  • Regularly required to be able to move about the facility (standing, walking) and customer sites, varying by location.
  • Frequently lifts, carries or otherwise moves and positions objects weighing up to 60 pounds. 
  • Occasionally exposed to work conditions in extreme temperatures and loud environments along with working in elevated areas

 

Personal Protective Equipment:

  • Must comply with company safety and PPE requirements
  • Must comply with customer safety and PPE requirements, as directed, varying by job-site location and taks to be performed
  • Vary with task, will be required to wear safety glasses, hard hat, safety-toe shoes, arc-flash equipment (NFPA 70E or equivalent) and other safety equipment as defined by OSHA, Company, or other regularoty entity

 

Work Environment:

  • Field service environment working at customers' job-sites.  May be required to work overtime and weekends as needed and On Call rotations
  • May be required to perform other duties as requested, directed, or assigned

 

 

Quincy Compressor aims to assist our employees in all areas of life: physical, financial, and personal wellness through a competitive compensation and benefits package. See our Benefits web page for more information.

Quincy Compressor is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in hiring or employment related decisions because of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, sexual preference, genetic information, protected Veteran status or any other protected class. Job promotions at Quincy Compressor will be based on such factors as quality of work, prior job performance, attendance, safety record, and ability to work well with others.

Accessibility Notice: If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process due to a physical or mental disability, please send an email to: careers@quincycompressor.com or call 251.937.5900. Reasonable accommodation requests will be considered on a case-by-case basis.