Founded in 1842, the Verdin Company has provided bells, clocks, and custom towers to several thousand churches, cathedrals, cities, towns and college campuses throughout the country. Today, the company is owned and managed by the fifth generation of Verdins who continue the company’s proud tradition of superior craftsmanship, innovative products, and dedicated customer service.
Position: Service Technician
General Job Description:
To maintain and support The Verdin Company products by providing on-site support to customers including installation and servicing of cast bronze bells, electronic carillons, street clocks and tower clocks.
Specific Job Functions:
Develops and maintains rapport with our customers to make beneficial recommendations regarding the technical maintenance and upgrading of their equipment.
Be willing to travel on a frequent and as-needed basis (Verdin provides vehicle and covers all
Candidates must have flexible schedule to accommodate travel requirements and have clean driving record.
· Work comfortably on ladders and in bucket trucks.
· Possess basic mechanical and electronic trouble shooting skills
· Have the ability to troubleshoot mechanical/system problems utilizing technical manuals, publications, and engineering support.
· Be able to lift, rig and maneuver heavy mechanical and metal products
· Capability, flexibility and willingness to adjust to new technologies and apply prior accumulated knowledge.
Perform preventive and corrective maintenance on company product lines
Demonstrate proficiency with basic computer applications such as MS Word, Excel Outlook and Internet Explorer
Be a self-starter with minimal supervision requirement; able to work independently: ability to prioritize, organize work and meet deadlines
Experience as sound technician or electrician is a plus
Good communication skills
Physical Requirements of Position:
Must lift up to 100 lbs.
Able to work in a loud, dimly lit environments with the assistance of artificial lighting
Must be able to hear mechanical and electronically produced bell sounds
Must be able to climb ladders and steps
High school diploma or equivalent
Military experience welcome