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Field Mechanic

Tennant Company Waterloo ,IA
  • Expired: 25 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description


As a Field Mechanic with Tennant, you will provide top notch service to our customers as you troubleshoot, repair and maintain industrial scrubbers, sweepers and other floor cleaning equipment. A Field Mechanic's primary daily responsibilities include the following:

  • Diagnosing equipment issues accurately and quickly, and determining what parts or services are needed to get the equipment running again.

  • Maintaining parts and supplies in your company-provided service vehicle to have the right tools on hand to solve customer problems.

  • Communicating with customers to teach them how to correctly use our equipment and to decrease future needs, making you a true asset to your customers.

Tennant Company offers a competitive salary with an excellent benefits package, as well as a company vehicle, credit card, phone, and laptop. Service Technicians at Tennant participate in a comprehensive training program including ride-alongs with other service technicians and trainers, an annual week long training event, and more.

Experience Qualifications:

  • Experience troubleshooting, diagnosing and repairing equipment such as scrubbers, sweepers, burnishers, trucks, cars, forklifts, agricultural equipment, etc.

  • Knowledge of repairing mechanical, electrical, and hydraulic systems, air and water-cooled combustion engines, and diesel-gas-LP powered engines.

  • Experience working in direct contact with customers on service-related activities.

  • Field Service experience preferred.


  • HS Diploma or equivalent required. Vocational training a plus.

  • Ability to travel an estimated 20% (or 1 night per week) of overnight travel in the area.

  • Valid driver’s license required. Our Service Technicians drive to and from customer sites daily, averaging about 500 miles/week.

  • Must pass a company-initiated pre-employment background check, physical, drug test and driving record review

  • Must be able to lift 60 pounds, with most items weighing between 2 and 20 pounds.

  • Must be able to sit, stand, twist, reach, push and pull, bend, stoop, kneel and squat as you work on light and heavy floor cleaning machines.

Let us introduce you to Tennant Company. We’re everywhere. In your sports clubs, shopping malls, office buildings, parking lots. We make things that make things look like new. We bring new cleaning ideas to market. There is new dirt every day and our machines clean it up. With manufacturing operations and sales, service and support functions across globe, your journey at Tennant can take you places you never expected. If you want to get your hands dirty on a project, step up with your own ideas, or maybe even explore talents you never knew you had, Tennant Company is a place where that can happen. Because at Tennant, we like to think like new. Begin your journey with us. Let's reinvent how the world cleans.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Tennant Company is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are made on the basis of individual skill, ability, reliability, productivity, and other factors important to performance. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, age, veteran status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, or any other basis protected by state or federal law or local ordinance.

Company Description
Tennant Company is a recognized leader of the cleaning equipment industry. Since 1870 we have been passionate about developing innovative and sustainable solutions that help our customers clean more spaces more effectively, addressing indoor and outdoor cleaning challenges. Our products include equipment for maintaining surfaces in industrial, commercial and outdoor environments; detergent-free and other sustainable cleaning technologies; cleaning tools and supplies; and coatings for protecting, repairing and upgrading surfaces. With more than $1B in revenue, Tennant Company operates in three geographic business units including the Americas, Europe, Middle East and Africa and Asia Pacific. Join the company committed to empowering our customers to create a cleaner, safer and healthier world with high-performance cleaning solutions that minimize waste, reduce costs, improve safety and further sustainability goals.

Tennant Company


Waterloo, IA