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Field Service Technician - ConcreteNewport News, VA | Job ID 61248

  • Job ID 61248
  • Division Concrete Technology
  • Organization Liebherr USA Co.
  • Area of employment Customer Service
  • Country United States
  • Entry level Professionals
  • Type of contract full time
  • Date of entry 09/13/2022

The Field Service Technician plans, coordinates, and executes on-site (at customer location) and in-house service and maintenance for various types of Liebherr concrete equipment including, but not limited to, batch plants, recycling plants, mixers, concrete pumps, and truck-mounted conveyors.


  • Supervise and assist with installation and commissioning of new and previously owned concrete equipment.
  • Provide on-site or remote technical assistance to troubleshoot, repair, or adjust equipment.
  • Perform on-site or in-house equipment assembly, upgrades, and modifications as directed by supervisor.
  • Operate equipment to troubleshoot machine problems and evaluate correctness and completeness of repairs.
  • Organize and conduct on-site safety, maintenance, and operational training for dealers and end users of LMT provided equipment.
  • Recommend, specify, and maintain tools and equipment necessary to properly troubleshoot, repair, and maintain LMT provided equipment.
  • Maintain cleanliness and organization of LMT’s workshop and warehouse areas.
  • Perform warranty evaluations and assist with preparing warranty claims.
  • Provide after-hours support as needed.
  • Pack, ship, and receive parts and equipment for resale.
  • Handle and properly dispose of hazardous wastes, such as oil, antifreeze, transmission fluid, parts cleaning solvents, and similar materials.
  • Complete and submit all required reports and documentation correctly and in a timely manner.


  • Associates Degree or equivalent from a two-year college or technical school, a minimum of five (5) years related experience and/or training in repair and maintenance of construction equipment, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Demonstrated experience working with mechanical, electrical, and hydraulic systems.
  • Working knowledge of PLC applications and Ladder Logic programming.
  • Working knowledge of welding, grinding, and metal fabrication.
  • Efficient use of Microsoft Office products.
  • Familiar with the safe operation of forklifts, overhead cranes, and other material handling.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent analytical skills – ability to break problems down into smaller parts, and consider multiple solutions based upon cost, benefits, opportunities and risks associated with each solution.
  • Experienced Trainer.
  • Can understand and interpret maintenance and parts manuals.
  • Can read blueprints and schematics.
  • Can plan and execute tasks without supervision.
  • Recognizes when it is necessary to request additional assistance.
  • Travel to customer and dealer jobsites domestically and internationally up to 65% of the time for periods of 1-4 weeks duration as needed to satisfy customer and project requirements.
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a valid drivers’ license and passport.
  • No objections or restrictions from travelling to and working in various locations in the United States, Canada, and South and Central America.
  • Employee will occasionally be required to work up to 12 hour days and/or weekends as needed to satisfy customer requirements.
  • Employee must be located within or be willing to relocate to within 40 miles of Liebherr’s facility in Newport News, VA.

Our Offer

A comprehensive benefits package that includes major medical, dental and vision insurance, 401K plan with company match, paid vacation and personal days.

Applications are only accepted via the online-portal www.liebherr.com.

Referral Bonus: Tier II

Have we awoken your interest? Then we look forward to receiving your online application. If you have any questions, please contact Melissa Silva at: [email protected]

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  • Job ID 61248
  • Division Concrete Technology
  • Organization Liebherr USA Co.
  • Area of employment Customer Service
  • Country United States
  • Entry level Professionals
  • Type of contract full time
  • Date of entry 09/13/2022

The company

In line with its international growth, Liebherr’s venture into the United States began in 1970. Within a couple of years, the company expanded and completed its production facilities in Newport News, VA for its product line of hydraulic excavators. It was later converted into Liebherr’s manufacturing facility for mining trucks and remains home to Liebherr Mining Equipment Newport News, Co.  In addition to its production facility, Liebherr markets a wide variety of products and technologies through its companies located across the United States. The companies are Liebherr-Aerospace Saline, Inc., Liebherr Gear Technology, Inc., Liebherr Automation Systems, Co., and Liebherr USA, Co., the umbrella company for eight divisions that are positioned across the United States.​​


Liebherr USA Co.

4800 Chestnut Avenue

23607 Newport News, VA

United States


Melissa Silva


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