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HOLT CAT Georgetown, TX
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Other
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, 401k, Dental

Essential Functions:

  • Personally models, promotes, reinforces, and rewards the consistent use of HOLT’s Values-Based Leadership (VBL) tools, models and processes to ensure alignment with our Vision, Values, and Mission Statement
  • Performs basic repairs on equipment undercarriage and undercarriage components
  • Operates undercarriage build-up/rebuild machines, tools, overhead crane, and any other machines needed for undercarriage rebuilding
  • Assists in disassembling, cleaning, inspections, repairs, and assembling undercarriage components
  • Assists in evaluating, measuring and monitoring of undercarriage conditions
  • Works as a member of a team to provide basic technical and mechanical services that satisfy customer needs and achieves departmental goals
  • Works overtime as required by workload and customers’ needs
  • Assists in preparing service reports and any other necessary paperwork
  • Maintains all company equipment, tools, and work areas in a good, clean, and working order
  • Performs and completes all tasks with direct supervision
  • Provides assistance to other Undercarriage Technicians to perform larger jobs
  • Adheres to contamination control and HAZMAT rules and regulations
  • Works safely at all times and adheres to all applicable safety policies; complies with all company policies, procedures, and standards
  • Requires regular and punctual employee attendance
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Basic knowledge of equipment and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance
  • Basic knowledge with current computer software, related hardware, and machine electronic systems
  • Excellent work habits, accuracy, attention to detail, and quality of work
  • Verbal and written communication skills
  • Time management skills
  • Ability to develop technical skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Ability to follow manufacturer and company installation and service guidelines to ensure quality work
  • Ability to operate hand tools, power tools, pneumatic tools, and equipment
  • Ability to be self-starting, self-motivated, and be a leader
  • Ability to make precisely coordinated movements of the fingers of one or both hands in order to grasp, manipulate, or assemble very small objects
  • Ability to read, write, and understand information
  • Ability to listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences

Education and Experience:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • One to three years’ experience preferred

Additional Requirements:

  • Must own basic tools to perform the job

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • None

Travel:

  • Up to 10% travel may be required

Physical Requirements:

  • A significant amount of time standing, walking, kneeling, crouching, stooping, climbing, and reaching
  • Constant movement and use of hands, this position requires good manual dexterity
  • Communicates with customers, service managers, and co-workers
  • Routinely reacts to visual, auditory, and other signals including alarms and instructions, and is required to visually inspect work
  • Must be able to move objects, and use abdominal and lower back muscles to provide support over time without fatigue
  • Be able to maneuver safely and work underneath equipment
  • Frequently lifts and moves materials and equipment up to 70 lbs.
  • Ascends/descends with gradual or continuous progress by oneself, using both hands and feet and climbs up and down ladders and/or equipment

HOLT CAT

Why Work Here?

Employee focused, Great Benefits, and voted one of the Top Employers to work for.

HOLT CAT is the largest Caterpillar® dealership in the United States and one of the leading Caterpillar® dealerships in the world! HOLT CAT is the authorized Caterpillar® heavy equipment and engine dealer for 118 counties in South, Central, North and East Texas. Established in 1933, HOLT sells, services and rents Cat equipment, engines, generators and trucks for construction, mining, industrial, petroleum and agricultural applications. HOLT sells Caterpillar used equipment worldwide and fabricates its own line of custom engineered products including land management products and water tankers. Additionally, HOLT is a dealer for Link-Belt® Cranes, Trimble® Heavy and Highway construction products and AccuGrade® grade-control systems. The Holt name has been associated with heavy equipment and Caterpillar for over 100 years. HOLT CAT owners, Peter J. Holt and Corinna Holt Richter are direct descendants of Benjamin Holt, who in 1904 developed the first successful track-type tractor which he named the “Caterpillar.” HOLT CAT has come to be synonymous with quality, integrity and commitment to customer service.

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Georgetown, TX
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