job Title: Field Service Technician
Location: City of Industry, CA | Carlisle, PA | Tampa, FL | Paola, KS

Successful candidates will be dependable, with strong problem solving skills and an excellent safety record. We require a high school graduate or equivalent with secondary mechanical education or training. Experience with mechanical repair, trouble shooting and servicing of cranes preferred. Other job requirements include work order documentation, good communication and organization skills.

Mechanic will be based in City of Industry, California but will travel to customer sites and expected to perform complex maintenance and repairs to equipment, sometimes in remote areas, with no supervision.


Job qualifications and experience:

  • Proven mechanical aptitude.

  • Dependable, with strong problem solving skills and an excellent 20 safety record.

  • Ability to comprehend and learn technical manuals. Ability to communicate to others on how to troubleshoot equipment based on standard operating procedures and / or technical manuals.

  • Ability to learn to operate and maintain 10-550 Ton mobile hydraulic cranes as well as 30-750 Ton hydraulic and conventional crawler cranes.

  • Ability to obtain certification is mandatory for this position, CCO operator license.

  • Ability to comprehend and learn technical manuals.

  • Ability to obtain CCO certification for rigging and signalman will be mandatory for this position.

  • Experience with computers and ability to prepare required paperwork which may include work order documentation, reporting of expenses, ordering of parts, in bound and out bound inspections.

  • Knowledge of MS Office Suite, Outlook, Word, Excel.  Able to communicate via email.

  • Customer service skills to include good communication (written and oral) and social skills.

  • Organization skills.

  • Ability to travel and be flexible on work schedules.

  • Clean DMV record. Coast Crane follows DOT rules and regulation on Commercial Vehicles.

  • Must be able to pass drug test and physical. 

Physical job requirements:

Job position is very physical and requires the individual to be able to perform duties and work long hours outdoors in a variety of weather.


  • Extensive requirement to climb, pull, stretch, twist onto large crawler cranes

  • Climbing and working at heights of 25 feet with proper tie off and safety equipment

  • Must be flexible and mobile to work in confined areas and able to stoop, crawl and maneuver in small confined spaces

  • Distant vision of 20/40 or better in each eye separately and binocular, with or without correction

  • Repetitive lifting and carrying of 50-75 lbs

  • May be required on occasion to lift large components and rigging weighing 100-150 lbs and more

  • Long hours of standing or sitting may be required

Coast Crane offers competitive compensation and offers an excellent benefit package, including group health PPO plan, company match 401K plan, company paid and voluntary life insurance programs, and a flexible spending program.