Position: Mechanic
Location: Dodge City, KS
Brand: JCI
Segment: Pumps & Motor Technologies

JCI Industries is the leading regional provider of electrical and mechanical solutions for industrial and municipal water and wastewater markets. With eight sales, pump & motor repair and field service locations, JCI Industries provides pumps, motors, controls, field service and remanufacturing to commercial, industrial and environmental customers throughout the Midwest.

The Pump Motor Technology group is currently comprised of 14 companies spread throughout the United States and still growing! Our aim is to be the primary source for rotating equipment and process equipment solutions in the industrial and municipal markets. The PMT group prides itself on providing a complete solution for the ever-expanding pump and motor industry.

The PMT group represents some of the most reputable brand names in the fluid handling, pump distribution, water/wastewater treatment and fabrication industry. Our unparalleled service capabilities, whether in-house or field service, provide each customer with the problem solving and product knowledge to stand by our claim : we service what we sell.

Just as there are multiple components for an effectively running pump, it takes a team working together to be a success. A diverse range of talent resides in the Pump Motor Technology group, including engineers, inside and outside sales personnel, machinists, winders, pump and motor repair technicians, field service technicians, electricians, welders, millwrights, and more. Do you want to be part of a team in an industry that keeps America running? Join us today!


The Mechanic performs rotating equipment disassembly/assembly, basic equipment maintenance, electrical and mechanical troubleshooting, rewinds on AC/DC motors, and field installation of equipment. Candidate should be capable of performing all of the mentioned tasks unsupervised.

Essential Job Functions

Rotating Equipment assembly/disassembly
  • Ability to push/pull pumps and motors in the field
  • Ability to inspect rotating equipment and parts for damage and diagnose possible reason(s) for failure
  • Ability to document findings during assembly/disassembly
  • Ability to remove and install seals/packing
  • Rewind electric motors, stators and armatures
  • Ability to perform equipment alignments
  • Ability to perform basic equipment maintenance
  • Understanding of pump and motor design and operation
  • Understanding of mechanical seal designs and uses
  • Provide recommendations to improve the reliability of equipment

  • 5-10 years of experience
  • The capability of using and reading precision measuring devices, such as micrometers and calipers
  • Ability to lift up to 75 pounds frequently
  • The capability of wearing personal protection equipment, including a respirator
  • Ability to work outdoors and possibly in inclement weather
  • Ability to work overtime hours - after 5:00 p.m., weekends, and holidays when necessary
  • Ability to be on-call when required
  • Valid driver's license with a clean driving record
  • Strong time management skills and ability to handle multiple tasks
  • Experience working on centrifugal, positive displacement and multi-stage pumps
  • Experience working on AC/DC motors
  • Fundamental understanding of rotating equipment, fabrication/manufacturing of equipment and machine shop practices
  • Ability to identify and resolve problems in a constructive and timely manner
  • Show competency at filling in paperwork and communicating effectively, and understanding exploded diagrams or cross-sectional drawings
  • Good communication skills with others by telephone, written documents or in person
  • Ability to interact with customers and co-workers in a pleasant and professional manner
  • Ability to easily operate a computer, specifically Microsoft Outlook, Excel, and Word

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.