Heavy Equipment Technician – Customer Shop (2nd Shift)

Tractor & Equipment Co.

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Job Description

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Job Overview:

About this Position:

Become a member of our winning team! We have an opportunity as Heavy Equipment Technician in our Customer Shop at our Billings, MT Branch for the 2nd Shift from 2:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.  Starting wage $25.60. + $1.00 2nd shift differential. Hourly wage offered based on skills and experience. 

  • Do you like to solve technical problems? Are you effective at troubleshooting?
  • This is a key role in our company in which our technicians are responsible for diagnosing and repairing of Caterpillar equipment including removing, repairing, assembling and installing.
  • We have an opportunity for you diagnose and troubleshoot engines, powertrains, electrical and hydraulic systems. 
  • You will need to have experience with CAT diagnostic equipment, CAT repair tooling, rigging and blocking equipment.
  • This position requires planning and organizing skills with a particular emphasis on controlling job costs.
  • You will need to investigate, analyze and identify problem in order to make recommendations for eliminating the problem.
  • 2nd shift gives you an opportunity to complete those personal tasks that can only be done between 8 and 5 without having to take time off of work.

 Qualifications & Experience Needed:

  • A graduate of a 2-4 year vocational technical school training institution or equivalent experience is required. 
  • A valid driver's license will be required. 
  • Ability to operate a forklift and other equipment such as hydraulic and mechanical presses, hoists, cranes, pressure washers in a safe manner. 
  • Good mechanical aptitude. 
  • You will need to be proficient in Microsoft Office Products (Outlook). 
  • This role requires the ability to stand up to eight hours per day and includes twisting, bending, squatting, sitting stooping and kneeling. 
  • Efficiency in completing paperwork. Experience working at a Caterpillar (CAT) dealership or with CAT products is ideal.

Company Benefits:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision insurance
  • Referral Bonus
  • 401k w/Company Match and Profit Sharing
  • Company paid Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Employee Discounts
  • Excellent Recognition Program
  • Potential performance increases throughout the year


Harnish Group Inc. and its Member Companies are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law.