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Field Service TechnicianElko, NV | Job ID 18617

  • Job ID 18617
  • Division Mining
  • Organization Liebherr USA Co.
  • Area of employment Customer Service
  • Country United States
  • Entry level Professionals
  • Type of contract full time
  • Date of entry ASAP


  • The Service Technician position is responsible for the technical leadership for maintaining, repairing, and troubleshooting trucks and products.
  • Diagnoses failed components. 
  • 24/7 on call status unless otherwise scheduled. 
  • Troubleshoots and repairs mechanical and electrical systems. 
  • Completes and submits failure and field modifications reports. 
  • Collects and reports system download information. 
  • Participates in the rebuild of selected components. 
  • Interfaces with customers. 
  • Works closely with warehouse personnel to ensure all parts are correctly recorded. 
  • Works closely with LME engineering and maintenance on product support and development. 
  • Compiles parts lists, as needed. 
  • Accesses and updates the computerized maintenance program. 
  • Assists supervisor, as needed. 
  • Completes monthly Mine Safety & Health Administration (MSHA) and Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) electrical inspections. 
  • Promotes safe work habits and environment. 
  • Handles and disposes of hazardous wastes, such as oil, antifreeze, transmission fluid, auto parts cleaner and similar material. 
  • Promotes a safe work environment by ensuring the group and self follow established safety procedures. 
  • Understands and complies with quality assurance requirements. 
  • Ability to acquire Mine Foreman’s certificate, as required 
  • Ability to acquire MSHA Electrical Certification, as required 
  • Ability to acquire LME and AWS Certification for frame welding on Liebherr trucks 
  • Programming of all electrical systems, as required 
  • Ability to maintain all certifications, i.e. electrical and welding
  • Ability to be shift leader on truck assemblies or major rebuilds 


  • Ability to train others. 
  • Demonstrated thorough understanding of systems used on Liebherr Mining Equipment trucks and products. 
  • Demonstrated ability to use Microsoft Windows and Office. 
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills. 
  • Ability to read, interprets, understand and explain to lower level technicians maintenance and parts manuals. 
  • Demonstrated self starter who is able to work independently as well as a team member. 
  • Demonstrated mechanical and electrical maintenance skills. 
  • Ability to read blueprints and schematics. 
  • Ability to work on a variety of equipment at various locations. 
  • Ability to receive and maintain MSHA electrical certification as required. 
  • Ability to work overtime, as needed. 
  • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. 
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from internal and external customers.
  • Ability to work a flexible work schedule required to meet shift schedules. 
  • Ability to maintain a valid driver’s license. 
  • Ability to work overtime as needed.
  • A combination of education and experience equivalent to a high school diploma, technical school or apprenticeship, and five to seven years of experience in Liebherr or related Off Highway Vehicle (OHV) equipment.

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-portalwww.liebherr.com

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  • Job ID 18617
  • Division Mining
  • Organization Liebherr USA Co.
  • Area of employment Customer Service
  • Country United States
  • Entry level Professionals
  • Type of contract full time
  • Date of entry ASAP

The company

Liebherr in the USAIn 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. 

Contact person

Luke Pennington


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