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Crane Service Apprentice

Broomfield, CO, US, 80020

Your Career Begins at Timken 
If you're ready for a challenging career that provides you with the ability to advance personally and professionally, look to Timken. Our associates make the world more productive by improving the efficiency and reliability of the machinery that keeps industry in motion.


Job Duties:

Safety and Job Specific Training will be provided.


Essential Responsibilities:


  • Troubleshoot, repair, and inspect overhead bridge cranes and hoists
  • Perform scheduled maintenance activities on equipment
  • Support customer by effectively interfacing with customer and office in repairing equipment as needed
  • Evaluate and make recommendations regarding required repairs
  • Maintains rapport with customers by managing and examining technical and service complaints:
    • Identifying solutions
    • Suggesting improved methods and techniques
    • Recommending system improvements
  • Keeps overhead crane systems operating by:
    • Performing inspection process
    • Troubleshooting breakdowns
    • Performing preventive maintenance
    • Responding to repair calls
  • Documents service and installation actions by completing forms, reports, and inspection checklists
  • Build and maintain customer confidence by providing good response time, informing customer of problems and completing the job in a timely manner


Special Skills:


  • Good mechanical skills and aptitude
  • Active and dynamic problem solver
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Excellent electrical and troubleshooting skills (controls and wiring)
  • Ability to work under pressure with deadlines
  • 2+ years' work experience with similar types of equipment in a manufacturing environment, preferred
  • NEC/CMAA/OSHA/ASME knowledge, preferred
  • High school diploma or equivalent (college or trade school preferred)
  • Good driving record, valid driver's license
  • Ability to pass drug and alcohol screening(s)
  • Honesty, Integrity and Ethics are all critical


Essential Functions/Work Environment:


  • Regularly lift and/or move up to 100 pounds, frequently lift and/or move more than 100 pounds.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include: close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, stand, walk, use hands and fingers to handle and/or feel, reach with arms and hands, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl, and talk and hear.
  • The employee must be able to work from heights.
  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to: work near moving mechanical parts, work in high, precarious places, fumes or airborne particles, and risk of electrical shock.  The employee is frequently exposed to wet or humid conditions (non-weather), extreme cold and extreme heat (non-weather), outdoor weather conditions, and toxic or caustic chemicals.  The employee is occasionally exposed to risk of radiation and vibration.
  • The noise level in the work environment usually ranges from moderate to loud.


The hourly compensation for this role is $25.00 - $30.00 per hour, and is commensurate on experience and education, and could pay more or less than the posted range. This full-time position is eligible to participate in the company’s short-term incentive program, paid time off plan, 401k, and comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, and vision. Qualified candidates can apply for this position by clicking on the link located in the job posting at


All qualified applicants shall be treated equally according to their individual qualifications, abilities, experiences and other employment standards. There will be no discrimination due to gender or gender identity, race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, sexual orientation, veteran/military status or any other basis protected by applicable law.

Join one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies® – an honor we’ve received ten times.


The Timken Company designs a growing portfolio of engineered bearings and power transmission products that improve the reliability and efficiency of global machinery and equipment to move the world forward. Timken posted $3.8 billion in sales in 2019 and employs more than 17,000 people globally, operating from 42 countries.

Why Choose Timken?

  • Over a century of knowledge and innovation
  • A culture of top performance
  • A global, diverse environment
  • Products that contribute to a sustainable world
  • A conviction to improve communities around us
  • Competitive salary and benefits

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