Equipment Repair Technician

Website Airgas

Equipment Repair Technician Job Highlights

Title Equipment Repair Technician
Type Full Time
Experience Required
Function Engineering/IT
Location Seattle, WA, United States
Company Airgas

Company Profile

Airgas, an Air Liquide company, is a leading supplier of industrial, medical, and specialty gases, hard goods/related products, safety products, ammonia products, and process chemicals.

Job Profile

The company is searching for an Equipment Repair Technician who will be responsible for troubleshooting and repairing welders, generators, and diesel engines.

Education Level

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Technical School

Work Experience

  • Must have a minimum of 6 months experience with mechanical repairs
  • 1+ years of experience troubleshooting and repairing electrical equipment
  • 1+ years of experience troubleshooting and repairing Diesel/Natural Gas engines


  • Arranges freight and transportation.
  • Assembles electric, diesel, gas, and propane equipment for rental. Tests and calibrates machines to see if they are functional for rent or sale.
  • Assists with parts and equipment inventories, as well as rental agreement paperwork.
  • Ensures a safe work environment by following Airgas/Red-D-Arc’s health and safety guidelines.
  • Maintains communication with all branch personnel.
  • Occasionally required to service equipment and customers off-site.
  • Operates a forklift, pallet jack, or other necessary equipment to stock required parts in the shop.
  • Prepares and completes paperwork for all machine repairs.
  • Repairs, refurbishes, and conducts preventative maintenance on all Electric and Engine Drives.


  • Ability to effectively build relationships with customers and co-workers.
  • Ability to make critical decisions while following company procedures.
  • Ability to work with a wide variety of people with different personalities and backgrounds.
  • Adaptable to set and prioritize work with varying exceptions.
  • Communicates with clarity, verbally in one-on-one or group situations, and over the telephone.
  • Computer literacy
  • Must have a valid Driver’s License.

Equipment to Repair

  • MIG, TIG, and STICK Welders
  • Diesel and Natural Gas Generators
  • Wire Feeders
  • Welding Positioners
  • And other Welding related equipment


  • Competitive salaries
  • 401(k) retirement plan
  • Choose between 5 medical plan options
  • Select from two valuable dental plan options
  • Always have the medication you need with a prescription drug plan
  • Keep tabs on your eye health with our vision care plan
  • Basic life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance
  • Optional spouse and dependent life insurance
  • Short-term disability coverage
  • Basic long-term disability insurance
  • Worker’s compensation insurance
  • Paid sick leave
  • Paid holidays
  • On-site training programs
  • Leadership development courses
  • Scholarship programs
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Auto, home, and personal property insurance options

Employer’s Statement

Airgas is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or disability.

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