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Field Service Technician B - Northern California

Griswold Industries Turlock, CA

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: 401k, dental, life insurance, medical, vision,
Job Description
Since 1936, Cla-Val (under the umbrella of Griswold Industries) has produced the world's highest quality automatic control valves for a diverse array of industries. Established in South Pasadena with just five employees, Cla-Val moved to its present home, a twenty-acre property in Costa Mesa, California in 1954. The worldwide headquarters in Costa Mesa features two in-house foundries as well as a manufacturing operation with more than four acres under roof. Over the years, Cla-Val has continued to strengthen its operational and customer service capabilities around the world by enhancing product lines and building state-of-the-art production facilities and warehouses in Canada, Switzerland, France, the United Kingdom and New Zealand. All of our major locations also have dedicated training centers onsite. Direct Sales Team Members and Factory Authorized Sales Agents provide exceptional industry expertise throughout the world. https://www.cla-val.com/

JOB DIMENSIONS:


Job Summary:

Under general supervision, assist in site set up, clean up, disassembling, cleaning, installing, servicing, and repairing valves on site; schedule and perform yearly maintenance work; maintain job usage records; and perform related duties as assigned.


Reports to:

Field Service Manager.


Examples of Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Service truck set up;
  • Perform job site set-up and tool clean-up;
  • Perform service on site; 
  • Prepare and organize supplies given work order needs;
  • Assist  with assembly, modify, repair and replace of valves;
  • Regular punctuality, attendance, and absence reporting in conformance with company policies is essential to the successful performance of this position;  and
  • Fully comply with company rules, policies, procedures, and safety guidelines to ensure safe and effective operations.


QUALIFICATIONS GUIDELINES:

Any combination equivalent of, but not limited to, the following:


Experience/Training/Education:

Some field experience and training in assembly, installation, service and repair of all product lines; trained in company safety policies and procedures. 


Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

  • Ability to communicate with company representatives, vendors and customer representatives; 
  • Ability to perform basic math computations; 
  • Skill in use of hand tools and small power tools; 
  • Good knowledge of all product lines; 
  • Ability to understand and follow verbal and written instructions; 
  • Ability to read and interpret schematic drawings; 
  • Ability to organize, schedule and complete work with minimal supervision; 
  • Good knowledge of basic assembly and repair procedures and principles of hydraulics; 
  • Ability to lay out materials and assist in completing billing records; 
  • Ability to learn job related software programs;
  • Ability to quality for Confined Space Entry certificate; and
  • Ability to work in confined spaces.


Physical Requirements:  

  • Ability to reach, stretch, bend, lift, move, and carry objects weighing 50 pounds or less; 
  • Ability to move heavier objects with the assistance of others or by using mechanical devices;  
  • Ability to operate a motor vehicle; and
  • Ability to perform essential functions of the job, as defined;
    • Reasonable accommodations provided upon request.


 Special Requirements:  

  • Ability to use required safety gear and equipment; and
  • Ability to work in valve service areas.
  • Ability to travel overnight on company business as required;
  • Possession of valid Driver License, and;
  • Acceptable driving record.


Company Description
Since 1936, Cla-Val (under the umbrella of Griswold Industries) has produced the world's highest quality automatic control valves for a diverse array of industries. Established in South Pasadena with just five employees, Cla-Val moved to its present home, a twenty-acre property in Costa Mesa, California in 1954. The worldwide headquarters in Costa Mesa features two in-house foundries as well as a manufacturing operation with more than four acres under roof.

Over the years, Cla-Val has continued to strengthen its operational and customer service capabilities around the world by enhancing product lines and building state-of-the-art production facilities and warehouses in Canada, Switzerland, France, the United Kingdom and New Zealand. All of our major locations also have dedicated training centers onsite. Direct Sales Team Members and Factory Authorized Sales Agents provide exceptional industry expertise throughout the world. https://www.cla-val.com/

EEO / AAP Statement:

Griswold Industries is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all individuals in compliance with all applicable laws prohibiting discrimination regardless of race, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation , gender, gender identity and/or expression, , age, national origin or ancestry, physical or mental disability, military or protected veteran status, marital or parental status, medical condition unrelated to the person’s ability to perform the job, pregnancy, genetic information, political affiliation, citizenship, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local laws. All such discrimination is unlawful and all persons involved in the operations of the Company are prohibited from engaging in this type of conduct. In addition, Griswold Industries has adopted an Affirmative Action Plan.

Griswold Industries

Why Work Here?
Great CEO and fun company culture at a super stable, 80+ year old company located just one mile from the beach.

Since 1936, Cla-Val (under the umbrella of Griswold Industries) has produced the world's highest quality automatic control valves for a diverse array of industries. Established in South Pasadena with just five employees, Cla-Val moved to its present home, a twenty-acre property in Costa Mesa, California in 1954. The worldwide headquarters in Costa Mesa features two in-house foundries as well as a manufacturing operation with more than four acres under roof. Over the years, Cla-Val has continued to strengthen its operational and customer service capabilities around the world by enhancing product lines and building state-of-the-art production facilities and warehouses in Canada, Switzerland, France, the United Kingdom and New Zealand. All of our major locations also have dedicated training centers onsite. Direct Sales Team Members and Factory Authorized Sales Agents provide exceptional industry expertise throughout the world. https://www.cla-val.com/ EEO / AAP Statement: Griswold Industries is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all individuals in compliance with all applicable laws prohibiting discrimination regardless of race, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation , gender, gender identity and/or expression, , age, national origin or ancestry, physical or mental disability, military or protected veteran status, marital or parental status, medical condition unrelated to the person’s ability to perform the job, pregnancy, genetic information, political affiliation, citizenship, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local laws. All such discrimination is unlawful and all persons involved in the operations of the Company are prohibited from engaging in this type of conduct. In addition, Griswold Industries has adopted an Affirmative Action Plan.

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