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Manufacturing & Supply Chain

Service Technician Trainee

Location Ft Lupton, Colorado, United States of America
Date Posted
Contract Type
Job Type Regular
Requisition ID R0000115293

Career Area:

Manufacturing & Supply Chain

Job Description:


What matters most to you?  Is it being part of a strong team?  Supporting your family? Solving global problems? You can do these and more at Caterpillar; where your work enables progress around the globe, and you contribute to meaningful work. Together, we can build what matters!

SPM Oil & Gas currently has an opening for an Service Technician Trainee located in Ft. Lupton, Colorado.  As an Service Technician Trainee at SPM Oil & Gas, you will provide assembly and testing of various mechanical components. The Service Technician will also assist Iron Technicians throughout the inspection and refurbishment process of pressure pumping equipment.

Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

  • Our primary objective is to provide our customers with excellent engineering solutions through our products and superior customer service

  • Demonstrate a positive working attitude that contributes to SPM’s Core Values, Safety Culture, and Continuous Improvement

  • Follow all written policies and procedures safely without deviation or refer to upper management for guidance

  • Exhibit and advocate exemplary safety culture at all times

  • Demonstrate consistency, accountability, reliability and solid work ethic

  • Exhibit a high degree of integrity at all times

  • Disassembly/Assembly of various mechanical components such as valves & other swiveling/rotating assemblies

  • Cleans and prepares components for Visual Inspection, Gauging, and other Non-destructive tests

  • Ability to comprehend Standard Operating Procedures and Risk Assessments

  • Reasonable ability to perform basic computer functions

  • Performs other routine duties as requested

Basic Qualifications:

*  High School or equivalent required

*  Previous shop environment experience

Top Candidates will also have:

*  Valid Driver's License

*  Familiarity with hand, pneumatic and electric tooling highly desired

*  Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization

*  Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.  Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.

*  Capability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.  Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations. 

Additional Information:

Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms and talk or hear.

The employee is occasionally required to sit; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus Must be able to wear steel-toed shoes, safety glasses and any other required proper protective equipment.

Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly exposed to fumes or airborne particles. The employee is frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts and outside weather conditions. The employee is occasionally exposed to high, precarious places and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

Medical, dental and vision coverage
Paid time off plan (Vacation, Holiday, Volunteer, Etc.)
401k savings plan
Health savings account (HSA)
Flexible spending accounts (FSAs)
Short and long-term disability coverage
Life Insurance
Paid parental leave
Healthy Lifestyle Programs
Employee Assistance Programs
Voluntary Benefits (Ex. Identity Theft Protection)

Relocation assistance is not available for this position.  Any relocation costs incurred would be the responsibility of the selected applicant. 

This employer is not currently hiring foreign national applicants that require or will require sponsorship tied to a specific employer, such as H, L, TN, F, J, E, O.

As a global company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outside of the U.S. which can be found through our employment website at LI#

EEO/AA Employer.  All qualified individuals - Including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities - are encouraged to apply.

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