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Rental Field Service Technician 

About the Organization Cogent is a growing company that provides creative and innovative fluid processing solutions to a wide range of industries. With more than 200 employees covering 13 states, our 11 best-in-class companies include Automatic Engineering, BRI, Fluid Equipment, Lee Mathews, iME Solutions, Industrial Measurement & Control, Vanco, Vandevanter Engineering, Velocity, Water Technology Group and Water Technology Group Commercial.











 
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Velocity Pump Rental, a growing company serving the contractor, municipal and industrial markets providing dewatering systems is looking for a Rental Field Service Technician in the Kansas City, Missouri Area. We have been in the rental market for over 50 years and have strong, long-standing relationships with customers who know us for our powerful combination of leading product brands and applications expertise with a strong focus on developing comprehensive, sustainable solutions. If you are a rockstar at what you do and like to work in a progressive fast-paced environment, we want to talk with you.

 

Velocity is part of Cogent’s elite brands of companies. Cogent provides creative and innovative fluid processing solutions to a wide range of industries. With more than 200 employees covering 13 states, our 11 best-in-class companies include Automatic Engineering, BRI, Fluid Equipment, Lee Mathews, iME Solutions, Industrial Measurement & Control, Vanco, Vandevanter Engineering, Velocity, Water Technology Group and Water Technology Group Commercial.

 

The Role: Velocity seeks to hire a Rental Field Service Technician to be responsible for installing and dismantling pumping systems and pipelines on customer job sites independently or as part of a crew. The Field Service role will maintain a clean and orderly work site environment to enable safe and efficient movement of workers and motorized equipment throughout the site.

Essential Duties/Principal Responsibilities:

  • Identify different pump groups and understand basic use of each pump group
  • Understand how a prime guard operates
  • Understand priming systems, options, remote systems and A-91 panels
  • Apply proper measurements (center-to-center or face-to-face) to HDPE pipe. Calculate angles to ensure proper installation
  • Understand and react to how weather conditions affect HDPE fusion
  • Perform vacuum checks on installed pumping systems
  • Perform proper sequencing to break down pump systems and pipelines to avoid spills and/or contamination to surrounding work area. Properly flush systems
  • Safely utilize chain saws and other hand tools to properly cut and break down pipelines. Understand how and where to cut pipe to avoid spills, damage and excessive scrapping.
  • Thoroughly inspect and evaluate the condition of pipe, hose and fittings upon dismantling.
  • Prepare Bill of Ladings to load out equipment from job site. Coordinate with dispatch to arrange proper timing of truck arrivals to ensure material handling equipment and/or personnel are available
  • Follow all safety processes and procedures and maintain a “safety first” approach when completing daily work tasks. Complete a job safety assessment before beginning any job on a customer site. Ensure compliance with all personal protective equipment requirements
  • Travel as needed (overnight weekends and extended periods) to meet customer needs
 
Position Rental Field Service Technician  
Position Requirements

Minimum Qualifications: Education, Experience, Skills, Abilities, License/Certification:

  • High School or general equivalency degree
  • Experience working on construction or industrial work sites preferred
  • Experience fusing HDPE pipe using rolling fusion machines (1” to 48”), track fusion machines (6” to 20” and 12” to 36”) and barcode processors (electrofusion machines) preferred
  • Experience operating heavy industrial equipment, i.e., telehandlers, skid steers, air tuggers, etc. preferred
  • Ability to follow directions and work independently in a fast-paced environment and work flexible hours in order to respond to customer emergencies
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Valid driver’s license with a good driving record
  • CDLA License required
  • Forklift certification

Physical Demands:

  • Heavy lifting (up to 100 pounds)
  • Full range of physical motions associated with general labor work continually throughout 8 hours

Work Environment:

  • Rental Yard: Continual exposure to all outdoor weather conditions; exposure to noise and fumes generated from motorized equipment
  • Travel: As required to fulfill the duties listed above. Other travel as needed or required by the company
 
EOE Statement Cogent, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, genetic information, sexual orientation, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable Federal, State or Local law.  
Exempt/Non-Exempt Non-Exempt  
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Location Kansas City (Velocity)  
Category Service  
Division Velocity  

This position is currently not accepting applications.

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