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EPG Field Technician

Job Title
EPG Field Technician
Job ID
Omaha,  NE 68138
Other Location
Job Purpose

Shift your career into high gear with NMC.   As Nebraska’s CAT dealer, NMC has been serving its loyal Caterpillar customer base for over 80 years. Our Technicians are the cornerstone of our business and key to ensuring that our customers’ machines are back up and running.

The main responsibility of this position will be to repair Generator and Industrial engines (i.e. Irrigation engines, grinders, etc.) and repair electrical power systems to the customer’s satisfaction in the shop and/or field.  The EPG Field Technician will often travel to equipment locations in a company vehicle to remove, install, repair, disassemble, assemble, and perform failure analyses of CAT and non-CAT equipment including engines and electrical systems.  We’re looking for someone with excellent customer service skills and a mechanical aptitude who is willing to learn.  The successful applicant will be required to pass a DOT physical.  This position typically works Monday thru Friday 7:30am – 4pm and will be expected to answer emergency calls.

Essential & Primary Job Duties
  • Provide customer support for on-site power generation facilities through technical evaluations of specific application, troubleshooting, and problem solving
  • Responsible for Installing, servicing and repairing generators, UPS, switchgear, automatic transfer switch, and other related system products.  This could include first time (start-up) installations; coordinating with other systems being installed such as multiple generator sets and paralleling switchgear to ensure all related equipment work together properly as a system.
  • Conducts necessary machine performance and diagnostic tests, interprets results and makes an independent decision as to the extent of the power generation repair.
  • Performs scheduled maintenance and repairs, mechanical and electrical troubleshooting of engines, generators, controls, switchgear, emissions controls, and auxiliary equipment.
  • Performs mechanical troubleshooting and repairs on all generating set systems including:  fuel delivery, ignition, lube oil, cooling, exhaust systems, turbo charging as well as engine internal components.
  • Conducts electrical troubleshooting and problem solving requires strong AC/DC power skills, ability to read and interpret schematics, troubleshoot and repair motors, relays, contacts, generator components, and controls.
Tell Us About Yourself
  • We are interested in knowing the nuts and bolts of who you are as a technician, so tell us about your proud moments and accomplishments that got you to where you are today.  
  • Tell us about your related experiences, education and training.
  • Let us know how your background aligns with this position’s responsibilities.

*If you have any questions prior to applying, please reach out to our Recruiting team at or 402-891-7555.   


  • Medical (and FSA/HSA plans), Dental, Vision Insurances
  • Paid Vacation and Holidays
  • Company-paid Basic Life Insurance
  • Supplemental Term Life Insurance
  • 401(k) with Match
  • Tuition Reimbursement and In-house Training Dept.
  • Paid Military Leave
  • Short and Long-Term Disability
  • Safety Glasses and Boot Program


Experience the NMC Difference

At NMC, we will provide you with a different set of tools to help you advance your career:

  • The People/Culture:  You can expect to work with helpful, friendly and collaborative teammates.  Our technicians drive our business and they operate in a trusting and flexible environment.
  • Flexibility:  At the end of the day, our home and families are what is most important.  Our managers offer flexibility so you never have to worry about choosing between work and family.  
  • Challenge/Opportunity:  This is not a production environment.  You will find new challenges and a variety of tasks every day. You get to choose your path and how you would like to grow.
  • Brand:  Our employees take pride in representing the #1 brand in construction equipment.  Caterpillar has been rooted in our blood since we were children.

To see more about the NMC difference, watch the video below:



As a Nebraska-based company with more than 80 years in the equipment industry, NMC is focused on providing a comprehensive line of capital equipment solutions to the many industries we serve. Our employees enjoy a relaxed culture with competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits package, and an inspiring culture. The NMC team is focused on enabling our customers’ success by understanding their unique needs and delivering tailored, innovative equipment solutions with a specialization in Caterpillar construction equipment, power generation, material handling, rental equipment, and total truck service. NMC takes pride in cultivating strong relationships with our customers and our talented professionals; these connections cultivate growth and success and they are truly the strength of NMC.

Our Values: Integrity, Relationships, Entrepreneurship, Excellence, Stewardship

NMC is an equal opportunity employer and affords equal opportunity to all applicants for all positions. NMC Group, Inc. shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR §§ 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.

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