Dairy Service Technician
?BASIC FUNCTION:?A Dairy Service Technician is responsible for meeting the dairy customer?s needs in the proper troubleshooting, servicing and repairing of dairy equipment.? Servicing Eastern Washington and Oregon.??RESPONSIBILITIES:Diagnose, service and/or repair dairy equipment effectively and efficientlyMaintain high levels of customer satisfactionAdvise customers on the proper use, operation and maintenance of dairy equipment? ?Required product knowledge and training to ensure:Customer satisfaction and ability to promote the sales of products and servicesAbility to service DeLaval brands of dairy equipmentDrive a sales/service vehicle, and maintain the vehicle and parts/tools to complete jobInventory management and preparation of invoices for services performed or products sold?REQUIRED SKILLS/COMPETENCIES:A successful candidate will have the ability to balance technical expertise as well as high levels of customer service.?EXPERIENCE/BACKGROUND:Minimum high school degree and basic mathematical aptitude requiredTechnical degree and/or certifications preferred but not required (Welding, Mechanics, Refrigeration, Robotics, Ag Science or Business)Strong organizational skills, including good written and oral communication skillsPrevious service experience in dairy-related industry is preferred; sales experience preferredAbility to travel locally is requiredMust possess a valid driver?s license in accordance with DeLaval policyMust be willing to earn a CDL if neededMust be able to work some evenings and weekendsAbility to lift 70 lbs.Motivated, self-starter who can work independently, yet function and participate as part of a team?DeLaval is the market leader in milking equipment employing 4 300 people in more than 100 markets around the world. Our dairy farming partners benefit from over 125 years industry experience, sharing complete solutions with trusted local support and service. Our research and development programmes ensure that farmers can rely on DeLaval to help them preserve cow health and support the production of quality milk. For more informationApply for this job.