(Diesel Generator) Field Service Technician – San Francisco, CA


Job description 

Location: San Francisco, CA 

Pay Rate: $40.00/hour – $45.00/hour 

Benefits: Hearing, vision, dental, 401K match 100% up to 4%. 

Job Summary: 

Generator Field Service Technician(s) will be responsible for performing field related preventative/routine repairs on Generator and company related equipment within the Company Power Center San Francisco, CA region which includes approximately a 100 mile radius surrounding San Francisco, CA. 

The Generator Technician in this position should be personable, a problem solver, reliable, ethical, intelligent, and able to adapt to all the forces around them – customers, suppliers, department employees, co-workers, and manufacturers’ employees. 

Essential Functions: 

  • Ability to travel to customer(s) locations to perform diesel generator related repairs on generators to include Generac, Kohler, Perkins, Kubota, Cummins, Caterpillar, Yanmar, Onan, Briggs and Stratton, Tradewinds, Deutz, etc. 
  • Perform scheduled service and troubleshooting tasks on customer’s equipment and trailers. 
  • Assist in resolving customer related issues in a timely matter. 
  • Must be willing to travel and work overtime as needed. 
  • Plan methods and sequence of performing repairs assigned. 
  • Pre-Order all parts and materials required to perform assigned repairs and maintain truck inventory. 
  • Effect the repairs required in a safe and effective manner. 
  • Ensure all repairs are completed as assigned and according to manufacturer requirements. 
  • Ensure proper cosmetic appearance upon completion of repairs. 
  • Ensure all parts and materials not used are returned per Company Power Center return parts guidelines. 
  • Maintain the work area in a clean and safe condition. 
  • All communications with customers are conducted in a manner reflecting respect and honesty. 
  • All failures identified are matched to solutions necessary to affect a repair. 
  • Complete all work orders and time sheets in a timely manner. 
  • Consult, when necessary, with Company Service Department ticket system to ensure accuracy and approval of repairs. 
  • Perform all work in accordance with all established policies and procedures. 
  • Assist in the proper filing of warranty claims and/or customer invoices. 
  • Follow all company employee policies and procedures, especially pertaining to travel and company credit cards. 
  • Other duties as assigned by branch management personnel. 
  • Must be able to acquire Security Clearance for high profile customers sites. 

Job Type: Full-time 

Pay: $40.00 – $45.00 per hour 

Job Type: Full-time 

Salary: $40.00 – $45.00 per hour 


  • 401(k) 
  • 401(k) matching 
  • Dental insurance 
  • Flexible schedule 
  • Flexible spending account 
  • Health insurance 
  • Life insurance 
  • Paid time off 
  • Professional development assistance 
  • Relocation assistance 
  • Retirement plan 
  • Tuition reimbursement 
  • Vision insurance 


  • 8 hour shift 
  • Day shift 
  • Monday to Friday 
  • No nights 
  • No weekends 
  • Overtime 

Ability to commute/relocate: San Francisco, CA: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required) 

Work Location: One location 

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