Service Technician - Chicago, IL

  • Functional area: Service
  • Country: United States
  • Cities: Chicago, IL
  • Company name: Atlas Copco Compressors LLC
  • Date of Posting: December 27, 2018
  • Last date to apply: May 1, 2019

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Your mission

The role

Perform routine, preventative maintenance and repairs on oil-injected and oil-free air compressors.  Preventative maintenance should be conducted in accordance with manufacturer’s recommendations (with regards to schedule and scope). Troubleshoot and perform diagnostics on malfunctioning compressors, determine possible causes for malfunctions, and perform repairs as suggested by diagnostics and assessment.  Prior to and following preventative maintenance and repairs, test and document the proper operating parameters of the compressor.  Provide basic tools to accomplish job along with normal maintenance of tools and equipment. 

Display the ability to absorb a higher level of learning including VSD’s, refrigeration, industrial networks, remote monitoring, and air audits. Provide a high level of customer service, responding to customer needs and working to satisfy customer expectations. Develop rapport with customers through effective communication, interpersonal skills, and professionalism.

Must participate in a rotating on - call schedule.

Serve as an ambassador for the company, promoting the Atlas Copco “Way”.

Display the ability to manage time accordingly. Must have the ability to work and solve problems independently. Promote and practice proper safety procedures and the correct use of personal protective equipment at all times.

Perform other duties as assigned.

Skills and experience

Experience – 1-2 years of technical experience maintaining and repairing various types of mechanical and electrical equipment.  Strong mechanical and electrical skills with demonstrated expertise in the maintenance, overhaul, and repair of a wide variety of industrial equipment, including electrical, hydraulics and/or pneumatics.  Experience in HVAC a plus.

Education – High School diploma or equivalent required with technical training in electrical, hydraulics, and/or pneumatics preferred. Must be knowledgeable of HVAC.  

Skills – Able to work independently with strong self-management and professionalism. Able to complete work within assigned deadlines.  Computer proficiency as required for communication, research, work orders and programming various controllers.  Excellent customer service and communications skills (oral and written).  Extensive travel to customer locations, including out-of-town and overnight travel.  Available for a rotating schedule of on-call work on evenings, weekends and holidays.  Must be fluent in English and have a valid driver’s license.  Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs. on a regular basis and work in industrial environments including extremes in temperature with continuous walking, reaching, bending, and kneeling. 


Are we a good fit? 

Customer Orientation, Self Management, Planing and Execution, Communication, Professionalism

Choose Atlas Copco

Perform routine, preventative maintenance and repairs on oil-injected and oil-free air compressors at customer sites.


We add value wherever we do business

The Atlas Copco Group serves customers through innovative compressors, vacuum solutions,
generators, pumps, power tools and assembly systems.
We are a global and diverse Group of many strong brands and around
34 000 employees representing different cultures in more than 180 countries.
We have a wide range of positions so whatever your interests or area of expertise,
we offer interesting challenges and the opportunity to grow.

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How to apply

Recruiter: Tachelle Peeples