Diesel Engine & Heavy Equipment Technician
Job Type
Full-time
Description

We are welcoming experienced or entry level Diesel Engine & Heavy Equipment Technicians to continue or build their career with Louisiana Cat. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who enjoys working in a fast-paced environment and is looking for opportunities for future growth and career advancement. Specialties include:

  • Diesel Equipment
  • Marine Engine
  • Generator
  • Hydraulics
  • Assembly
  • Petroleum (Oil & Gas)

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

Technicians perform quality maintenance, diagnostics, disassembly, inspections, rebuilds and reassembly of all components or equipment (i.e.: engines, power trains, hydraulics, fuel systems, power generation, electrical codes, etc.) either in a shop or at customer locations with or without supervision. This may include failure analysis as required. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who enjoys working in a fast-paced environment and is looking for opportunities for future growth and career advancement.

  

YEARLY POTENTIAL

$60,000 - $120,000 yearly

The yearly range indicated is representative of the hourly rate, including typical overtime. This range is based on a technician’s experience, skills, education and training. For technicians, overtime is typically calculated on a daily basis after 8 hours worked. 


QUALIFICATIONS

  • Diesel Technology training/education highly preferred
  • Caterpillar specific training/education highly preferred
  • Must have own tools (Tool Purchase Program available)
  • Experience is not needed - extensive, hands-on training will be provided to candidates showing strong mechanical aptitude skills

LOCATIONS

Alexandria, LA

Baton Rouge, LA

Bossier City, LA

Darrow, LA

Hammond, LA

Harvey, LA

Lafayette, LA

Lake Charles, LA

Monroe, LA

Morgan City, LA

New Iberia, LA

Prairieville, LA

Reserve, LA

St. Rose, LA


WHY PEOPLE JOIN LOUISIANA CAT

  • We are known for service quality and unsurpassed customer relationships guided by our strong company values, culture and safety standards
  • We have energy, focus and passion delivering results because what we do impacts our customers each and every day
  • We work across Construction, Electrical Power, Forestry, Governmental, Heavy Equipment, Industrial, Landscaping, Marine Engines and Oil & Gas industries
  • We invest in training and development programs for our employees to build their toolkit and career paths here at Louisiana CAT
  • We offer competitive pay and benefits, paid holidays and vacation, employee incentive programs and 401(k) company match programs to meet family and work lifestyles

 LOUISIANA CAT BENEFITS

  • Health, Dental, Vision, $50,000 Company Funded Life Policy (if enrolled in Health)
  • Short and Long Term Disability Insurance
  • Voluntary Accident, Critical Illness, Hospital Indemnity, Cancer, Supplemental Life and additional voluntary policies 
  • 401K Plan with Company Match
  • Paid Holidays & Vacation
  • Technician Tool Loan Program up to $1,000
  • Safety Boot / Safety Prescription Glasses Allowances
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Employee Discounts
  • Credit Union
  • Technician Career Development Program - Shop & Field Service Training

Successful completion of post-offer screenings and proof of employment eligibility (E-Verify) are required for any position offered.

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V

Salary Description
$60,000 - $120,000 yearly