Field Service Tech

Employment type: Full-time
City: Prince George
Last visit: 2014-01-30
Author's ads: 1

Posted: 2014-01-30


Williams Scotsman, Inc. is a leading provider of space solutions for the construction, education, energy, industrial, commercial/retail, healthcare, and government markets. With operations in the United States, Mexico, and Canada and serving more than 25,000 customers, Williams Scotsman operates a fleet of nearly 100,000 modular space and secure storage units that are leased through a network of more than 90 branch locations throughout North America. The Company's roots date back to the late 1950's when it obtained a patent from the U.S. Federal Government for inventing the concept of prefabricated mobile modular offices in the USA. In addition to its core leasing business, the Company designs and develops permanent modular structures.

Williams Scotsman, Inc. is part of Algeco Scotsman, a leading global business services provider focused on modular space, secure portable storage solutions and workforce camp accommodations. Operating as Williams Scotsman and Target Logistics Management in North America, Algeco in Continental Europe, Elliott in the United Kingdom, Eurobras in Brazil, Ausco in Australia and Portacom in New Zealand, the company manages a fleet of more than 310,000 units, with operations in 37 countries.


The Field Service Technician is responsible for refurbishment, modification and maintenance of trailers on client site.

Main responsibilities:

•Conduct service calls in Branch territories as assigned.

•Refurbish trailers onsite. Clean floors, wax floors, inspect electric system as needed, and check scrape and seal roofs. Clean all windows/walls/ceilings/fixtures/doors, perform carpentry repairs as needed. Inspect and repair, if necessary, trailer brakes/hitch/axles/tires, locks on doors, and install company signage per company guidelines.

•Performs all modifications as requested by customers.

•Maintains proper inventory levels of all equipment/tools/parts needed for service tasks.

•Maintains a clean and organized working area inside and out, including lawn, parking lot, and building.

•Maintains trucks/vans in proper condition, scheduling all service needs ahead of time.

•Maintains a safe working environment and practices safe working habits.

•Provides courteous customer service as needed over the phone and in person. Explains all repairs and services to customers.

•Ensures that upcoming orders for trailers are ready.

•Performs minor service related tasks in yard as requested.

Additional Responsibilities:

•Attends bi-monthly safety meetings.

•Assists in ordering materials and unloading material deliveries.

•Forklift operations.

•Office maintenance and repair as needed.

•Other duties as assigned.


•High School diploma or equivalent is required.

•Must have carpentry knowledge and experience. Electrical, plumbing, and welding experience is helpful, along with janitorial experience. General contractor’s license is preferred.

•A current valid license and a good driving record are required.

•Additional requirements if performing HVAC duties: Must have knowledge and experience with HVAC equipment and appliances. Must hold appropriate licenses as required by law.

•Ability to work independently in a fast paced environment is a must.

•Some knowledge of computers is necessary.

•Good communications skills are required for dealing with customers, sales people, contractors, shop personnel as well as William Scotsman employees at various branch locations.

•Open wheel loader certification ticket preferred.

Compensation & Benefits Information:

•Competitive Compensation

•Medical, Dental, & Vision Insurance

•Prescription Plan

•Life Insurance

•Disability Coverage

•Paid Vacation, Flex, Holidays & Sick Days

•Employee Assistance Program

•Tuition Assistance

•Employee Referral Program

Williams Scotsman, Inc is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

For further information on Williams Scotsman, Inc see our website at