Overhead Crane Service & Inspections

Service Technician

Prevent and Diagnose Problems

Take Care of Customers Across the Country

Job Description


  • Work in a safe manner while displaying proper conduct and integrity at all times
  • Perform maintenance, inspections, troubleshooting and repairs on all types of overhead cranes and hoists
  • Document deficiencies and findings using Inspectall software
  • Clearly communicate, review, make corrective recommendations of findings to the customer
  • Build and maintain customer relationships by maintaining and providing good response times, communication, and quality repairs to our customers in a timely manner
  • Read, understand, and apply OSHA, ANSI, CMAA, and PWI SOPs to your work
  • Read, understand, and follow technical drawings, schematics and wiring diagrams
  • Maintain company vehicles and uniforms in a clean and presentable manner


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential
duty. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or
ability required with training available as needed. Reasonable accommodations may be
made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education or Experience

  • Experience in industrial mechanical and electrical maintenance - 1+ year (preferred)
  • Experienced troubleshooting industrial electrical - low voltage thru 3 phases: 1+
    year (Preferred)
  • Experience with VFD's is a plus.
  • Experience with PLC’s and relay logic (Preferred)

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

  • Possess or able to obtain hoist inspector certification
  • Must have a valid driver’s license with good record and able to be insured by PWI

Other Skills & Abilities

  • Able to pass a drug test and background check
  • Able to use basic hand tools (screwdrivers, wire cutters, etc.)
  • Basic MIG welding experience is a plus
  • Experience using a tablet for web browsing and use of Microsoft Office and Excel

Physical Abilities

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand,
    walk, climb, stoop, kneel, crouch, reach and use hands and fingers to handle or free
  • The use of common hand tools and occasionally sharp tools are involved.
  • Must be comfortable working at heights, in different conditions and environments.
  • The employee frequently is required to talk, hear, and communicate with other
    employees both in person and while using a telephone.
  • The employee must be able to move and/or lift objects up to 50 pounds often.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision,
    color vision, peripheral vision, and depth perception.

Cognitive and Communication Abilities

  • Able to perform basic math using money, weight, and distance measurements.
  • Able to communicate and present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees in both verbal and written
    forms of English.
  • Ability to apply commonsense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in
    written, oral, or blueprint form.


  • Willing to work on-site at PWI in Nappanee, Indiana
  • Willingness to occasionally travel overnight or out of state (Preferred)


$22/hr. — $26/hr.
Range is an average wage. Compensation is largely dependent on experience.


Normal Hours are Monday through Friday 5:00 AM - 3:00 PM

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