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Generator Service Technician

Posted Date: 12-03-20
Location: Specialpho - AZ
Manage Others: No
Availability: Full Time

We are an equal opportunity employer

Are you a skilled generator service technician in the power generation industry with a passion for customer service?

In this ever-growing industry, we strive to find qualified individuals to join our Ahern team and to continue the Ahern Family traditions as we strive for success in new, innovative ways. 

Ahern Rentals is looking for a Generator Service Technician to maintain, troubleshoot, diagnose, repair, and test generators ranging from 5 kw to 2000kw while providing best in class service to customers!

Incentive Package includes:

  • Competitive pay
  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Holidays
  • 401k Retirement Plan
  • Medical, Dental, Vision & Life
  • Supplemental Insurance Options Available


Qualifications for the Generator Service Technician:

  • A minimum of 3 years of experience maintaining, troubleshooting, repairing, and overhauling engines for all fuel, engine, and manufacturer types on machines ranging from 5kw to 2000kw.
  • A proven track record of maintaining, troubleshooting, diagnosing, testing, and repairing all various types and manufacturers of automatic transfer switches, paralleling systems, distribution, and utility gear.
  • Education or experience in thermal dynamics and pressures as they relate to cooling and heating systems.
  • Expertise in reading and interpreting engineered drawings, blueprints, and schematics.
  • Assess and report urgency of all needed repairs as well as accurately identifying any and all defective parts to be ordered including part numbers, serial numbers and photos.
  • Able to provide on-site representation for the company on required bid invitation walks, site surveys or customer meetings.
  • Must be available and willing to work various shifts, weekend, holidays and on-call pager rotations. Occasional out of town travel with overnight stays will be required.
  • Must be able to safely operate heavy equipment, forklifts, and mobile cranes accordance to OSHA regulations.
  • If hired, must be able to verify eligibility to work in the United States and pass a pre-employment drug test.
  • Class A Commercial Driver’s License is a plus!


Responsibilities of the Generator Service Technician include but not limited to:

  • You will be a self-starting, customer-service driven-technician with a proven background of following established procedures as well as engaging in complex problem-solving to provide solutions to generator issues in the field.
  • You will have a thorough understanding of mechanical and electrical theory and application.
  • You will communicate effectively with customers of varying levels of technical expertise to clearly explain issues, and solutions in a professional and courteous manner.
  • You will communicate effectively and professionally with employees at all levels within the company as well as with equipment manufacturers and other vendors.
  • You will have the ability and desire to mentor other service technicians by sharing their knowledge and experience.
  • You will be organized and focused, managing their time well and not letting anything fall through the cracks.


APPLY NOW for immediate consideration!

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