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Crane Service Technician – Brea, CA


  • Mechanical Knowledge: 2 years (Preferred)

Full Job Description

American Equipment, a leader in in-house crane fabrication, parts, service, and material handling is hiring a Service Technician for our Brea, California branch. Join our team and be part of a 50+ year legacy to provide unmatched customer service!

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform on-site preventative maintenance, repairs and modernizations on electric overhead traveling cranes
  • Spend time consulting with customers on repair and safety related issues
  • Troubleshoot equipment malfunctions and breakdowns.
  • Generate sales leads during service calls
  • Accurately and neatly document on the service report for the work performed.
  • New crane wiring, assembly, installation, and start-up.
  • Maintain a clean and safe work environment.
  • Some travel maybe required

Job Requirements:

  • Strong knowledge of AC/DC theory, as well as the ability to troubleshoot 480VAC 3 phase motor control systems. A.A. degree or Equivalent vocational-training or experience is preferred.
  • A minimum of 2-year hands-on electro-mechanical maintenance and/or equivalent military experience
  • Aptitude for both electrical and mechanical environments as well as familiarity with mechanical and electrical equipment
  • Willingness to work overtime is required
  • Possession of a valid driver’s license with good driving record and no DUI’s
  • Must pass drug-screen and background check
  • Strong communication skills
  • Proven commitment to safety
  • Comfort with working at heights
  • Experience in Variable Frequency drives and PLC programming a plus
  • Crane maintenance experience a plus.

Company service vehicle provided. American Equipment provides a full and generous benefits package!

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $20.00 – $40.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • On call
  • Weekend availability


  • Mechanical Knowledge: 2 years (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • Multiple Locations

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