Compressor Technician

Position: Compressor Technician
Location: Louisville, KY
Brand: AirTech
Segment: Air Supply Group

Air Technologies® is a total industrial solutions provider. We are North America's largest independent compressor distributor and service center, and while bigger does not always mean better, we have never lost sight of our customers. We use our success to reinvest in the things that matter most to our customers and our talented associates who serve them.
Nearly 60 years ago, we set out on our mission: To have our customers' choices enable us to become the dominant compressed air systems and services supplier in every market in which we choose to do business. We do this by helping each customer achieve their mission through our committed, focused and capable associates, working with like-minded suppliers and guiding our decision by shared core values.

Job Description:
The Compressor Technician will be responsible for maintaining and repairing compressor systems and components. This includes troubleshooting and diagnosing issues, performing routine maintenance, and making necessary repairs. The technician will also be responsible for following safety protocols and ensuring that all work is completed to the highest quality standards. The ideal candidate will have experience as a Compressor Technician, strong attention to detail, and excellent communication skills. This is a full-time position that may require on-call and overtime work as needed.

Skills Required:

  • Experience as a Compressor Technician
  • Knowledge of compressor systems and components
  • Ability to troubleshoot and diagnose compressor issues
  • Experience with compressor maintenance and repair
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to follow safety protocols
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Flexibility to work on-call and overtime as needed

Position responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
  • Servicing, troubleshooting, and repairing air compressors, pumps, gear boxes, and related rotating equipment.
  • Provide detailed failure analysis as well as equipment/system recommendations to improve reliability and/or performance.
  • Completing work reports detailing work performed as well as parts lists and other required paperwork.
  • Maintain a service vehicle with proper equipment, tools, and parts to promote efficient, factory approved methods for servicing equipment.
  • Projecting a positive and professional image of Air Technologies to customers, vendors, and co-workers.
  • Excellent technical and mechanical skills.
  • All other duties as assigned.

Qualifications for this position include:
  • High school diploma or GED degree 
  • Multi-craft and/or technician experience desirable.
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
  • A self-starter and highly motivated person
  • Positive attitude, strong work ethic, and organized work habits allowing unsupervised work.
  • A commitment to the concept of "doing it right the first time"
  • Technically knowledgeable, conscientious, detail-oriented with excellent communication skills. 
  • Valid Driver's License, must be able to complete a drug test and background check. 
  • Must be able to sit, stand, bend for long periods of time repeatedly.
  • Must be coachable.

At OTC Industrial Technologies, we believe that our employees are our greatest strength. Through investment in our people and growth from within, we believe in providing you with a wide variety of opportunities to accelerate your career potential as you help us drive change to move our business forward.

For over 60 years, employing and developing the best-in-class talent has been at the forefront of our success. By coupling our teams' hands-on experience with a wide range of products from top vendors, we provide customers with the best quality products and technical application expertise and services at the lowest possible costs.

Working with OTC Industrial Technologies is perfect for purpose driven individuals who are motivated to be part of an exciting transformational company.

Perks of Working with OTC Industrial Technologies:
As part of the OTC family, you'll enjoy competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical, dental, and vision care coverage and a 401(k) savings plan - Additionally, we offer paid time off, short-and long-term disability coverage, life insurance, tuition assistance, and Employee Assistance Program. You'll also experience exciting opportunities for professional and personal growth and recognition.