PowerSecure Service Inc Generator Field Service Technician in Columbia, Missouri

Generator Field Service Technician

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Are you looking to build your career in the power generation industry? Do you consider yourself a top-notch technician? If you have strong troubleshooting skills, pay attention to detail, and provide excellent service to customers, then we have an opportunity for you! We are looking for experienced technicians to join us. This is also a great opportunity if you are transitioning from the military with generator experience.

PowerSecure, is the largest generator service company in the Southern USA. We currently operate in25states, including all of the Southeast, Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Washington D.C., New York, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Colorado and Arizona.

As a Generator Field Service Technician, you will serve as akey contributortowards the service, repair, and maintenance of all makes/models of commercial and industrial generators for our customers. You will enjoy independence, career stability, and meaningful work.

Why join PowerSecure?We are a first-class company seeking the best Generator Technicians in the industry. Our most skilled, knowledgeable and experienced technicians have opportunities for career advancement in Operations Management, Regional Management, Special Projects, Training & Technical Support, and Business Development. We promote from within and give our technicians the opportunity to grow.

If you love working on generators and troubleshooting problems, you will be a great fit.Nowis a phenomenal time to be a part ofPowerSecure!

Position Duties

  • Repair and Service all Makes and Models of Generator Sets

  • Inspect, Repair, Service and Start-Up Load Bank Test Requirements on Equipment

  • Troubleshoot Equipment and Generator Components including Alternators, Wiring Harnesses, Safety Devices, and Battery Systems

  • Apply proper Engine Technical Skills in Inspection, Failure Analysis, Assembly, Diagnosis, and Operating Performance Tests

  • Identify the Problem and Cause of Failure through Logical Troubleshooting Steps, Determine Corrective Action through Inspection

  • Repair and Troubleshoot Engines such as Cummins, Detroit Diesel, John Deere, MTU and Volvo

  • Perform Preventative Maintenance on Generator Units

  • Troubleshoot switchgear and automatic transfer switches

  • Provide 7x24 "on call" services as required

  • Maintain company issued equipment, tools, and instruments

  • Deliver exceptional customer service

  • Insure that work is performed to PowerSecure standards

  • Provide technical support to customers upon request

  • Cross train in other areas as needed

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Necessary to Perform Essential Functions:


  • 2 or more years commercial/industrial experience working on generators

  • Have a drive to achieve successful outcomes, be adaptive in times of change, and provide creative solutions

  • Clear criminal and driving records

  • Must be able to pass DOT physical

  • Own your own hand tools

  • Strong written and verbal English skills

  • Computer-literate

  • Knowledge of current industry trends and technology

  • Independent self-starter

  • Excellent customer service skills

  • Successful completion of online skills assessment

  • OEM Training & Certification preferred

  • EGSA Certification a Plus

  • PowerSecure will cover the cost for employees (Technicians) who test and receive a passing score/certification. Hourly technicians receive a merit increase upon earning their initial EGSA Certification under PowerSecure employment.

Compensation and Benefits

  • Extremely competitive benefits premiums

  • 401k Retirement plan

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance

  • Company paid short and long term disability

  • CompetitivePayCommensurate with Experience

  • Paid Time Off + Paid Holidays + Sick Days + Personal Days

  • Overtime Available

  • 24/7 Technical Service Support

  • Continued Education and Training

  • Career Advancement Opportunities

  • Company Paid Interview Travel

PowerSecure Provides:

  • Company vehicle

  • Smart phone

  • Samsung Tablet and Toughbook Laptop

  • Uniforms/Rain Gear/Arc Flash Suit

PowerSecureMISSION:“To deliver the highest quality service and the most compelling economic value to companies that rely on critical power systems to protect and preserve the welfare of their customers, employees and business."

EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabilities PowerSecure, is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.