Service Technician - Richmond, VA

Functional area:  Service
Country:  United States
City:  Richmond, VA
Company name:  Atlas Copco Compressors LLC
Date of posting:  Nov 29, 2019

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The role

Our Field Service Technicians perform routine, preventative maintenance and repairs on oil-injected and oil-free air compressors.  Preventative maintenance should be conducted in accordance with manufacturer’s recommendations (with regards to schedule and scope). Troubleshoot and 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.  Provide basic tools to accomplish job along with normal maintenance of tools and equipment. 


Maintenance Technicians must display the ability to absorb a higher level of learning including VSD’s, refrigeration, industrial networks, remote monitoring, and air audits. Provide a high level of customer service, responding to customer needs and working to satisfy customer expectations. Develop rapport with customers through effective communication, interpersonal skills, and professionalism.


Must participate in a rotating on - call schedule.


Serve as an ambassador for the company, promoting the Atlas Copco “Way”.


Display the ability to manage time accordingly. Must have the ability to work and solve problems independently. Promote and practice proper safety procedures and the correct use of personal protective equipment at all times.


Perform other duties as assigned.


Skills and experience

  • High School diploma or equivalent required with technical training in electrical, hydraulics, and/or pneumatics preferred.
  • 1-2 years of technical experience maintaining and repairing various types of mechanical and electrical equipment.
  • Possess a valid Driver’s License.
  • Strong mechanical and electrical skills with demonstrated expertise in the maintenance, overhaul, and repair of a wide variety of industrial equipment, including electrical, hydraulics and/or pneumatics.
  • Experience in HVAC is a plus, compressor experience strongly desired.
  • Able to work independently with strong self-management and professionalism.
  • Able to complete work within assigned deadlines.
  • Computer proficiency as required for communication, research, work orders and programming various controllers.
  • Excellent customer service and communications skills (oral and written).
  • Extensive travel to customer locations, including out-of-town and overnight travel will be required.
  • Available for a rotating schedule of on-call work on evenings, weekends and holidays.
  • Must be fluent in English
  • Must have a valid driver’s license.


Are we a good fit?

Customer Focus, Communication, Initiative, Self Management


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We add value wherever we do business

The Atlas Copco Group serves customers through innovative compressors, vacuum solutions,
generators, pumps, power tools and assembly systems.
We are a global and diverse Group of many strong brands and around
34 000 employees representing different cultures in more than 180 countries.
We have a wide range of positions so whatever your interests or area of expertise,
we offer interesting challenges and the opportunity to grow.

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