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Shop Service Technician - Cincinnati, OH

Location: Cincinnati, OH, United States
Company: Messer Construction Co.
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Messer Construction Co. is an award-winning construction manager and general contractor that provides leadership for complex commercial building projects. An employee-owned company, Messer now stands as one of the nation’s leading healthcare and higher education builders. Messer’s footprint has grown to eleven regional offices located across the Midwest and Southeast: Greenville, South Carolina; Charlotte & Raleigh, North Carolina; Columbus, Cincinnati, & Dayton, Ohio; Louisville and Lexington, Kentucky; Indianapolis, Indiana; and Knoxville & Nashville, Tennessee. Messer employees live where they work, resulting in the company’s sustained commitment to building better communities.     
The Service Technician will perform a variety of daily tasks to ensure safe and efficient rental operations.  This position will be responsible for performing repairs and maintenance on light to heavy equipment for delivery to Messer project sites and regions.  This individual will perform a variety of duties for his/her location(s). They will develop positive relationships with other Rental Division employees in order to facilitate the atmosphere and positive work environment for a successful team.  
What You Will Do: 
  • Maintain a clean and safe work area, adhere to all safety procedures
  • Maintain positive customer relations through professional interactions with customers
  • Loading and Unloading of trucks while complying with all DOT regulations for height, width, and weight
  • Maintain workshop orders of work performed in a complete and timely manner on a daily/job basis
  • Perform general maintenance and repair to company equipment & facilities
  • Using some degree of independent judgement, is responsible for the safe maintenance and repair of a variety of complex rental equipment and tools, which involve mechanical, hydraulic, gas, diesel and electrical systems at branch or customer locations
  • Perform diagnostic procedures across a variety of component systems and equipment
  • Plan and coordinate the daily work schedule with supervisor
  • Pressure washing and cleaning of returned tools and equipment
  • Provide assistance to all other levels of technicians as needed in regard to troubleshooting repairs
  • Keep warehouse and laydown area organized and safe
  • Attend formal trainings
  • Assist in the training of technicians
  • Check out, familiarize and demonstrate equipment for customers
  • Perform major repairs with minimal supervision
  • Identify and communicate the need for parts for inventory and the need for shop tools
  • Maintain a service vehicle in a clean and professional manner, ensure the vehicle is always properly maintained
  • Assist and perform quarterly inventories in the shop and on the truck
  • All other duties and responsibilities determined by the management of the rental division
What You Will Bring: 
  • Be a self-starter with a high level of energy
  • Be able to perform tasks with minimal supervision & in a timely manner
  • Respect and consideration to support a projects uptime requirements
  • Maintain a high level of productivity
  • Be a team player and assist others for the good of the department & the company
  • Be willing to travel to where the work is in support of all regional businesses
  • Accept personal responsibility for the quality of our product & the service we provide to our customers
  • Advanced verbal and written communication skills
  • Working knowledge of company computer skills
  • Advanced knowledge of tools and the rental cycle
  • Working knowledge of schematics and diagrams
  • Working knowledge of diagnostic equipment and procedures and, where applicable, use of laptop
  • Goal oriented and receptive to change
  • Active role in strengthening relationships with customers & vendors
  • Maintain a professional, positive attitude at all times
  • Proven leadership & mentoring ability
  • Put forth the extra effort to “Make the Messer Difference” without being asked
  • Possess all auditory, speaking and communicating capabilities
  • Physical requirements: sitting, standing, walking, bending and twisting, climbing, pushing and pulling, lifting (75lbs), seeing, and reading.
We build where we live, and it shows.  When you take charge of your career through professional growth and collaboration, you can’t help but feel your impact on the community and the industry.  And it’s what you can expect at Messer each day.  In business since 1932 and employee-owned since 1990, Messer is the commercial construction company committed to building better.  Join Messer, where building with purpose is the foundation of everything we do.   
All Messer employees are required to comply with our Substance Abuse Prevention Policy as a condition of employment. Messer may condition offers of employment upon taking and passing of a post-offer/pre-employment drug screen.   
Messer is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity.    
Messer is committed to a diverse workforce.