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Service Technician Job in Galion, Ohio US

Service Technician


Posted: 12/1/2020 - Expires: 3/1/2021

Job ID: 222428434

Job Description

                            Service Technician



                                                Galion, OH


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OTC is one of the largest industrial distributors and service providers in the United States.  We employ a team of experts that prides itself on offering technical solutions across a wide variety of industries:  automotive, aerospace, energy, medical food and beverage, chemical processing, pulp and paper, steel, and utilities, amongst others.  Our customers include many well-known companies such as:  Toyota, Dupont, Dow, BP, GE, Pitney Bowes, Honeywell, Delph, Ford, Timken, Bayer and Dephi, amongst others. Our broad product portfolio includes industrial automation, electrical, fluid power, mechanical power transmissions, air compression, pumping systems, industrial finishes and fluid handling.

We employ over 1200 employees across more than 42 locations in more than 32 states.

Our size and strength give us the resources to drive continuous improvement and provide the best solutions of our clients. Our greatest strength is in the local decision-making of our people who have the flexibility to respond quickly to our client's needs; putting local decision making in the employee's hands.

We began in 1963 as a small Columbus, Ohio-based industrial distributor of mechanical power transmission equipment and pumps. From the very beginning, our company leaders stressed the importance of hiring and developing great people, treating them right and coupling their talents with a wide range of products from top vendors to provide customers with the best quality products and technical application expertise and services at the lowest possible costs. We have always believed that professional management and state-of-the-art operating and logistics systems are important to the success of the people we work with. While our product lines have expanded significantly over the years, our commitment to integrity and fairness in all transactions with customers, suppliers and associates has remained constant and allowed us to grow rapidly.


Job Title: Service Technician          

Reports To: Service Manager                     


Summary:  Responsible for completing repairs and installations in a safe and timely manner.


Duties and Responsibilities include the following.  Other duties may be assigned.


Apply knowledge and ability to perform technical repairs.*

Troubleshoot very basic problems with appropriate equipment.*

Complete repairs in a timely manner.*

Travel to customer locations to complete basic repairs.*

Perform other related duties as assigned.*

Capable of filling out and understanding service department forms.*

Supervision utilized when appropriate.


* * * Misc requirements  - must be able to travel (overnights), 24 on-call may be required, and OT as needed * * *



Educational requirements, certification or licensing standards, experience and basic knowledge requirements, physical requirements and environmental conditions of the job.

Valid Drivers License.

Bureau of Motor Vehicle check is required.

Basic welding (stick, gas).

Ability to use precision equipment (dual indicators, mics, calipers).

Lift up to 50 lbs. unassisted.

Tow Motor operation.

 is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.


Our benefits program 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, Employee Assistance Program, and Healthy Living Programs.

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OTC is an equal employment opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, status as a protected veteran or other characteristics protected by law. OTC is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor—priority referral Protected Veterans requested.

Job Summary

Employment Type:
Full Time Employee
Job type:
Federal Contractor
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No school grade completed
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