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Attn:  Kelly Paquette

Milton Rents

100 Dover Road

Chichester, NH 03258


Position Title:  Class A Technician/Mechanic – Portland, ME                                                

Reports to:  Service Manager


The Class A Technician performs maintenance and repair of complex mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, and diesel systems on a variety heavy equipment while using a high degree of independent judgement.


  • Completes repairs and preventative maintenance functions on-site and in the field.
  • Trains technicians on repairs, maintenance, mechanical, electrical, hydraulic and diesel systems.
  • Provides demonstration and instruction on heavy equipment use to customers.
  • Interacts with customers and vendors to property diagnose and repair heavy equipment.
  • Completes work orders, service documentation and maintenance history with detail and accuracy in a timely manner.
  • Communicates with Service Manager regarding equipment damage and/or other work hazards, accidents or injuries.
  • Orders parts as necessary to complete repairs and maintenance of equipment.
  • Conducts heavy equipment functionality, use, and safety tests.


  • Experience and training in assessment techniques including examining, questioning, evaluating and reporting on the performance of all equipment in the rental fleet.
  • Highly developed mechanical background including work with various construction or heavy machinery, specifically repairing hydraulics, electric systems, and diesel engines.
  • Extensive knowledge of construction or heavy equipment, advanced understanding of schematics and diagrams.
  • Must have own tools required to perform job.
  • Attention to detail and strong organizational skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office and eager to embrace technology (cell phones, i-Pads, CRM, etc.).
  • Hungry to learn and an ability to apply new knowledge.


  • High School diploma, trade school certificate or equivalent experience preferred.
  • Valid medical card and/or ability to pass DOT physical exam in order to obtain medical card.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience repairing and maintaining construction or heavy equipment or vehicles as a diesel mechanic.
  • Valid driver’s license.


  • Must have the ability to lift up to 75 lbs.
  • Must be able to sit and stand for long periods of time with frequent bending.
  • Must be able to work inside and outside in variable weather conditions.