Generator Technician

Airgas Inc San Diego , CA 92140

Posted 3 months ago

Are you seeking a career change that offers Competitive Salaries, Comprehensive Medical Benefits package, 401K Retirement plan with a 50% company match, and Work-life balance?

Come Join Our Team as a Generator Repair Technician in San Diego, CA!

Job Summary:

Under the direction of the Branch Manager, the Generator Repair Technician repairs, services and maintains engine driven Generators and ensures a safe working environment.

We are looking for a Repair Technician who:

  • Ensures a safe work environment by following Airgas/Red-D-Arc's health and safety guidelines.

  • Repairs and refurbishes all Electric and Engine Drives.

  • Assembles electric, diesel, gas, and propane equipment for rental. Tests and calibrates machines to see if they are functional for rent or sale.

  • Repaints parts, touch up paint, and puts decals on welders to maintain general appearance.

  • Replaces defective parts and completes preventative maintenance required.

  • Orders parts as required in order to complete repairs.

  • Inspects returned equipment for proper operation and/or damage by the customer.

  • Operates a forklift, pallet jack or other necessary equipment to stock required parts in the shop.

  • Ensures clean and organized work environment at all times.

  • Prepares and completes paperwork for all machine repairs,

  • Occasionally required to service equipment and customers off-site.

  • Maintains communication with all branch personnel.

  • Occasionally advises customers regarding best equipment for their projects.

  • Performs field work as needed.

  • Performs other related duties as required.


  • Post-secondary education equivalent to a one year Technical College or equivalent is an asset.

  • Working knowledge of positioning equipment, welding application and equipment is an asset.


  • Ability to make critical decisions while following company procedures.

  • Ability to act proactively or find a solution with work-related problems.

  • Ability to effectively build relationships with customers and co-workers.

  • Adaptable to set and prioritize work with varying exceptions.

  • Ability to work with a wide variety of people with different personalities and backgrounds.

  • Communicates with clarity, verbally in one on one or group situations, and over the telephone.

Airgas offers a full benefits package that includes: Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, AD&D, Short Term and Long Term Disability Insurance, Vacation, Sick, Paid Holidays, 401(k) Retirement Plan with company match, Tuition Reimbursement and much more!

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