Louisiana Cat
  • New Iberia
  • New Iberia, LA, USA
  • Hourly
  • Full Time

Louisiana Cat is Louisiana's only authorized Caterpillar dealer and a recognized leader among Caterpillar dealers around the world.  We've been providing our customers with the highest quality Caterpillar equipment, service and parts since 1933.  Louisiana Cat has approximately 850 employees in 23 locations across Louisiana and the Gulf South.  We are always searching for high energy, ambitious candidates who are ready to join our team.  You can build your future here!

We are now accepting applications for: Natural Gas Engine and Compression Field Service Technician- New Iberia, LA


Louisiana Cat is seeking Experienced Natural Gas Engine and Compression Field Service Technicians. Depending on the location and assignment, the technician will be responsible for some or all of the functions and duties listed below.  These repairs may require working hours in addition to the normal work schedule for emergency calls or routine service as required.  Flexibility and in-depth product knowledge are necessary for this position.  

JOb Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

  1. Removes, disassembles, assembles, and installs components and parts on engines and compressors.
  2. Identify the problem and cause of failure through logical troubleshooting steps.
  3. Communicate with Parts Manager to order replacement parts.
  4. Cleans, repairs, reconditions, and maintains gas engines, compressors and components.
  5. Tests, measures, and adjusts gas engine, compressors and components.
  6. Prepares, inspects and operates gas engines prior to completion.
  7. Keeps up to date with developments in tooling, technologies, and systems.
  8. Prepares inspection reports.
  9. Prepares accurate and complete service reports timely.
  10. Maintain a professional and proper personal appearance always adhering to company policy.
  11. On-call availability 24/7 in order to meet customer needs.


  • High school diploma or (GED) equivalent.
  • 3+ years of related experience required. Experience with but not limited to Waukesha, Caterpillar, Cummins, Clark, Dresser-Rand, Ingersoll-Rand, Cooper Bessemer, White Superior, Worthington, Ariel & CP referred.
  • Experience with high speed and slow speed engine & compression preferred.
  • Knowledge relating to preventative maintenance, annual maintenance, in-frame overhauls, and zero-hour overhauls is required.
  • Valid driver's license and safe driving record. Current U.S. passport is preferred.
  • Must be proficient in the use of a computer and related software (Word, Excel, etc.). 

Job Information:

Ability to travel and go offshore is required.


BENEFITS We are proud to offer our full-time employees a benefits package that speaks for itself and sets us apart from our competition. 

Benefits options include:

  • Health, Dental, Vision, Life & Disability Policies
  • Wellness Programs
  • Corporate Discounts
  • Generous 401K Plan
  • Paid Holidays & Vacation
  • Credit Union
  • Tuition Reimbursement & Technician Tool Purchase Program
  • Training & Advancement Opportunities

Pre-Employment drug screens & proof of employment eligibility (E-Verify) are required for any position offered.

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V

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