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Overhead Crane Technician

Company: Expert Crane, Inc.
Location: Buffalo
Posted on: January 27, 2023

Job Description:

Expert Crane is looking for qualified service technicians for our Buffalo, NY territory. Our technicians work in a safety-first type of environment and don't mind heights or working on mechanical parts. As a service technician, you will be working with 480 3 phase motors, troubleshooting issues with our cranes, and working with clients and facility directors to ensure that our clients are properly being taken care of. Our service technicians are provided with a company vehicle for their travels and have the opportunity to experience new and challenging situations with each job._*Excellent pay and signing bonus!!*_* _*$2,000.00 bonus paid upon completing 90 days of employment PLUS a $1/hour raise with a successful review.*_* _*Additional $2,000.00 bonus paid upon completing 180 days of employment with a successful review.*_*Principal Responsibilities: ** Perform inspections, maintenance and repairs on electric overhead traveling cranes and hoists at varied customer locations, as directed. Be available "on call" as part of service office rotation and provide afterhours service, as required.* Conduct on-site electrical, mechanical, structural and electronic troubleshooting to determine cause for equipment malfunction and establish the necessary repairs utilizing visual inspection, test procedures and appropriate test equipment.* Document findings and make corrective recommendations to the customer including a written field service agreement and job scope detail for any observed or known safety concerns, as required. Determine customer's intentions to purchase repairs and advise orders department and service team of actions necessary to sell or complete the repairs.* Consult with customer regarding all repair and safety related issues and discuss recommendations that will assist the customer with improving their material handling applications, prior to leaving job site. Determine items requiring quotation.* Complete and provide proper electronic documentation utilizing Inspectall documents for each service, obtaining the customer's signature and acceptance.* Read, understand and apply the contents of all OSHA, ANSI, CMAA, HMI and other codes or regulations pertaining to our industry. Refresh and update knowledge periodically.* Complete service reports and other required and appropriate documents in a professional, accurate, neat and legible manner and submit same in a timely manner and in accordance with established guidelines.* Maintain regular communication with the service department, in accordance with established practices.* Maintain all company issued equipment, vehicle and assets in a safe and proper working order. Operate tools, equipment and vehicles in a safe and responsible manner. Notify supervisor and human resources of any deficiencies for resolution.* Follow all established safety rules and procedures, including those established by the customer.* Maintain company vehicle and uniforms in a clean and presentable manner.* Other duties as assigned by supervisor.*Experience*: Minimum one (5) years experience involving electrical troubleshooting and mechanical repair. Some electronic experience is preferred but not necessary. Prior experience with cranes is a plus.*Other Requirements: * Must have and maintain a good driving record, including a valid driver's license. Must be willing and able to work off the ground. Must be able to work varied overtime, as required by customer, be available for "on call" as part of the service office rotation and be able to travel and work out of town, on occasion.Must be able to frequently lift up to 25 lbs. Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs. on a daily basis. Must be able to lift up to 75 lbs. although not on a daily basis. Must be able to lift 100 lbs. on a rare basis. This position requires frequent climbing, balancing, stooping/crouching, and overhead reaching. This position requires occasional pushing, pulling, kneeling, and crawling. This position will be inside approximately 90% of the time and outside approximately 10% of the time. This position will be frequently exposed to heat, cold, noise and heights.*About the Company*For over forty-five years, Expert Crane has been an industry leader, providing quality cranes, fabrication and installation. We are a family owned company servicing a wide range of projects in varying markets. Beautiful office space, conveniently located in Cuyahoga Heights, Ohio. Our family friendly company offers a full benefit package including medical, dental, vision, life, 401k and more!* Paid time off* Health insurance* Dental insurance* Vision insurance* Healthcare spending or reimbursement accounts such as HSAs* Retirement benefits or accountsJob Type: Full-timeBenefits:* 401(k)* 401(k) matching* Dental insurance* Health insurance* Health savings account* Life insurance* Paid time off* Vision insuranceSchedule:* 10 hour shift* On call* Overtime* Weekend availabilitySupplemental pay types:* Signing bonusEducation:* High school or equivalent (Preferred)Experience:* Mechanical Knowledge: 5 years (Required)* Electrical: 5 years (Required)* Schematic Reading: 5 years (Required)* Blueprint Reading: 5 years (Required)License/Certification:* Driver's License (Required)Work Location: One location

Keywords: Expert Crane, Inc., Buffalo , Overhead Crane Technician, Professions , Buffalo, New York

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