Louisiana Cat
  • Louisiana Cat
  • Midland, TX, 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 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 Heavy Machinery Service Technician.

This position is located in Myrtle Grove, LA. Housing will be provided, 5/2, 14/7, or 28/14 schedules are available.

DESCRIPTION: The Service Technician is responsible for servicing and repairing Caterpillar equipment and/or engines in the field.

JOB DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES may include, but are not limited to:

  1. Must be capable of removal and installation of components by following the appropriate service manual.
  2. Understand and utilize various exchange items offered by Caterpillar and evaluate price of exchange vs. cost of repair.
  3. Safely and properly operate and inspect machines, vehicles, and/or engines to diagnose defects.
  4. Diagnose, troubleshoot, and repair all component of equipment including but not limited to engines, power trains, hydraulics, fuel systems, power generation, and electrical codes.
  5. Formally document the work done on the equipment via computer utilizing Caterpillar specific service report software.
  6. Complete work assignments and assigned training within allotted time and secure and maintain appropriate licensing.
  7. Maintain good work habits and positively promote Caterpillar and Louisiana Cat and will comply with all safety and company regulations.
  8. Perform other duties as requested by management.


  • High school diploma or (GED) equivalent.
  • Five years of technical training/experience with Caterpillar heavy machinery required.
  • Must be proficient in the use of a computer and related software (Word, Excel, etc.).
  • Valid driver's license and a safe driving record.
  • Able to work varying shifts, weekends and holidays.
  • Maintain a tool inventory sufficient to perform assigned tasks.
  • Must be able to provide your own housing in New Orleans, LA.


Shift: 40+ hours a week, 5/2, 14/7, or 28/14 schedules are available.

Location: Myrtle Grove, LA. Housing will be provided.


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, and Vision, Life & Disability Insurance Policies
  • Wellness Programs
  • Corporate Discounts
  • Generous 401K Plan
  • Paid Holidays & Vacation
  • Credit Union
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • 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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