Service Technician

Posted Date 2 months ago(4/11/2023 8:34 AM)
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Come work for one of the largest equipment dealerships in North America! Are you a hardworking individual that thrives in a fast-paced environment and looking to take your career to the next level? If so, then come join our award winning team!


We provide our employees with the following tools and resources to be successful:

  • Training
  • Tuition Assistance
  • Outstanding benefits package (Medical, Dental and Vision, plus much more!)
  • 401(k) with match
  • Competitive wages
  • Paid holidays


Job Summary

Field support of installed material handling equipment. Do whatever necessary to support our customer’s equipment, software and business processes in conjunction with ScottTech’s offerings. Work from home to support a growing customer base within 200-300 miles.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Responsible for hardware Field Service and Customer Service duties in the assigned region.
  • Responsible for providing all hardware support, including Preventive Maintenance, emergency service and telephone troubleshooting of covered equipment.
  • Thoroughly document each service visit via electronic service reports.
  • Provide feedback to company on field issues, problems and recommended solutions.
  • Use independent judgment to manage the activities with the customers.
  • In conjunction with Field Service management, offer hardware support agreement, upgrade and other company offerings to existing and new customers.


Qualifications and Skills

  • Experience with material handling equipment, including carousels, conveyor systems, Pick to Light a definite plus.
  • Associates Degree or higher preferred. Tech school or equivalent experience a must.
  • Ability to drive long distances and still be able to perform the required duties.
  • Willingness to do mechanical, electrical and electronic maintenance on covered equipment.
  • Ability to perform under only general supervision.
  • Be the primary person to interact with customers after equipment installation.
  • Strong Customer Presence
  • Ability to deal with pressure situations
  • Experience with material handling/automated storage and retrieval equipment
  • Knowledge of industrial electricity/electronic interface devices
  • Knowledge of motor controls
  • Possess mechanical/pneumatics/hydraulics aptitude
  • Troubleshooting Experience
  • Ability to work independently
  • Ability to manage time to work within confines of traffic, customer work hours, etc
  • Willingness to travel
  • Knowledge of PC’s and PLC’s
  • Possess a clean driving record

Physical Demands/Work Environment:

  • Physical/Sensory Functions: Regularly will use hands, talk/hear; Frequently will sit; Occasionally will stand, walk, reach with hands and arms,, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl, taste/smell
  • Vision: No special vision requirements
  • Lift and/or Move Functions: Frequently will lift up to 25 pounds; Occasionally will lift 26 to 50 pounds
  • Work Environment: Occasionally will work near moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles

About Alta:

Culture is Job #1. Alta Equipment Company prides itself in the 3 P’s of business: People, Process and Product. By investing in the best people and creating a “one team” approach, Alta Equipment Company earns customers for life.


If you have a passion for excellence and are ready to make a difference within our organization, we’re ready for you. Whether it’s selling the world’s-best big iron, rolling up your sleeves and servicing our industry-leading construction and material handling product brands or being a difference maker behind the scenes, we can use your skillset.


At Alta Equipment Company, we believe in mutual respect and are committed to diversity while inspiring our employees to reach their maximum potential. Voted a “Top Work Place USA”, our employees across North America are committed to excellence. It’s the Alta way.


So, let’s start the conversation. Click the link to apply and begin the journey of a lifetime.


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What We Look For:

At Alta Equipment Company, we are looking for candidates who are a cultural fit with our organization and understand that every task and job goes toward fostering customers for life. Along with that, a great attitude that embraces mutual respect and delivering a consistent high energy level that exudes a passion for excellence. Also, we are searching for a skill set that has a high aptitude for the position with a continual focus on investing in one’s profession through additional training and learning

Other Opportunities at Alta

Please visit our careers page at to view other openings that may be of interest to you!

Alta Equipment Group is an equal opportunity employer.  This means we do not discriminate on account of age, race, religion, color, sex, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, height, weight, marital status, familial status, disability, genetic information, military status, veteran status, misdemeanor arrest record, or membership in any other classification protected under applicable law.  If you believe the Company has violated its equal employment opportunity policy in any way, please contact immediately.


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