Entry Level Field Technician

Position: Field Service Technician

Pay Range: $20-$32, Depending on Experience

Buckeye Pumps is looking for a Field Service Technician to join our team in Galion, OH!

As a Field Service Technician, you will be responsible for performing preventative and predictive maintenance of rotating equipment at customer sites. Rotating equipment could include industrial pumps, motors, gearboxes, etc. Lacking experience in rotating equipment? No problem! We have a comprehensive training program to prepare you for this exciting opportunity.

What You'll Do:
  • Basic rotating equipment maintenance (change oil, basic PM, troubleshoot basic mechanics, reporting).
  • Advise customers of basic PM activities as recommended by OEM.
  • Understand and perform alignments and the necessity for equipment reliability.
  • Push/pull pumps and motors.
  • Install seals/packing.
  • Understand and perform basic LOTO (Lock Out/Tag Out) functions.
  • Other duties may be assigned.


What You'll Need:
  • High School or equivalent, with mechanical aptitude and skills.
  • Able to operate and read from a computer/laptop monitor; experience with Microsoft Office preferred.
  • Must have a valid driver's license, clean driving record, and be able to obtain MEC (Medical Examiner's Certificate) under DOT as a 'non-CDL' commercial motor vehicle driver.
  • Able to wear personal protection equipment, including a respirator as necessary.
  • Able to see differences between colors, shades, and brightness.
  • Able to hear sounds and designate differences between them and talk via telephone and electronic devices in the workplace.
  • Able to lift up to 50 lbs. occasionally.
  • Ability to work outdoors and possibly in inclement weather, willingness to work in wastewater environments as necessary.


Perks of Working with OTC Industrial Technologies: 

Health and Wellness
  • Medical, dental, and vision care coverage
  • Short-and long-term disability coverage, and life insurance
  • Wellness Discount
  • Safety shoes & glasses reimbursement stipend

Financial Benefits
  • 401(k) savings plan with an employer match of 50% on the dollar up to 6%
  • Robust referral bonuses
  • Relocation assistance

Work-Life Balance
  • PTO
  • Tuition assistance


Who we are:



Buckeye Pumps is a premier industrial and municipal pump distributor, service and repair company specializing in: Pump Repair and Maintenance Services, Technical Services, Industrial Pumps and Processing Equipment, Municipal Pumps and Processing Equipment For over 35 years, Buckeye Pumps has been proud to be the complete turnkey solution company for all pumping and processing needs. Buckeye is now part of OTC Industrial Technologies, particularly the Pump & Motor Technology group. To learn more about OTC, CLICK HERE.