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Hydraulic Technician

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SunSource

SunSource

1,001-5,000 employees

Industrial fluid power distribution and services

Industrial & Manufacturing
Food & Agriculture
Energy

Mid

Charlotte, NC, USA

Category
Mechanical Maintenance and Reliability Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Required Skills
Communications
Requirements
  • High School Diploma or equivalent (G.E.D.)
  • 2 year fluid power degree or formal training in industrial technology, mechanics or related field
  • 3+ years Hydraulic Experience
  • Experience in designing and building test fixtures
  • Experience in crossing units, tearing down core units, cleaning and preparing hydraulic units
  • Experience in assembling and testing subassemblies, hydraulic cylinders, pumps, and motors
  • Experience in measuring and verifying tolerances
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong problem-solving and decision-making skills
  • Physical ability to lift up to 50lbs
Responsibilities
  • Evaluate, build, and test cylinders, pumps, and motors
  • Evaluate warranty hydraulic cylinders, pumps, and motors
  • Attend advanced training within the hydraulic field
  • Reverse engineer hydraulic components
  • Create and document testing procedures
  • Train new and/or junior level hydraulic technicians
  • Provide hydraulic field service to off-site customers
  • Design test fixtures and test set-ups
  • Conduct intercompany training sessions
  • Coordinate workflow for machine shop with Production Manager
  • Coordinate with Production Manager on problem jobs, afterhours ESFs, and capital improvements for the hydraulic department
  • Maintain cleanliness levels within hydraulic test area and work station
  • Ensure safety rules and safe work practices are followed
  • Participate in continuous improvement through training and associate development
  • Correctly size, design, and select proper seals and sealing material
  • Read precision measuring equipment such as calipers and micrometers
  • Own basic hand tools and specialty tools for servicing hydraulic equipment
  • Identify component serviceability and level with accuracy
  • Troubleshoot hydraulic systems and assist customers by phone or email

SunSource specializes in industrial and mobile fluid power distribution, offering innovative solutions to reduce maintenance costs and increase productivity. Their comprehensive program includes design and engineering support, supply chain optimization, value-added services, and repair capabilities.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Addison, Illinois

Founded

2001

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

1%

1 year growth

4%

2 year growth

15%