Jerry Pate Turf & Irrigation is the leading Commercial Golf & Grounds Equipment Distributor in the Southeast. We are seeking a Field Service Technician in Destin, Florida, or the surrounding area. This position performs troubleshooting, diagnostics, evaluations, repairs, and maintenance on commercial turf equipment at customer locations. This includes gas diesel engines, hydraulic systems, drivelines, electrical systems, and cutting units. This position interfaces directly with the customer and contributes to customer satisfaction by fixing equipment right the first time and meeting repair promise dates.
The ideal candidate will live near Destin, FL or near the I-10 corridor between Pensacola and DeFuniak Spring, FL or the surrounding area.
Preferred competencies, qualifications and skills for this role are 2 to 4 years’ experience in golf course, commercial turf, agricultural or heavy equipment preferred, ability to problem solve with a sense of urgency, excellent communication skills, attention to detail, and the ability to prioritize multiple tasks. Must be able to diagnose and troubleshoot issues, possess excellent time management skills, and meet physical requirements of the role including but not limited to, standing for an entire shift, lifting to 75 lbs., bending, stooping and moving equipment. Some overnight travel required.
We offer work-life balance as well as great benefits including paid time off, sick time, medical, dental and vision insurance, other supplemental insurance policies and a 401(k) plan with employer matching. We believe in developing and growing our people so you will have the opportunity to advance your career.
Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace. Background and motor vehicle checks will be performed.