Field Service Diesel Technician in Commerce City, CO at Honnen Equipment Co.

Date Posted: 11/21/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Honnen Equipment Co., your authorized dealer for John Deere Construction & Forestry equipment. Since 1963 Honnen operated with a philosophy of not just meeting, but exceeding, customers’ expectations. Honnen is one of the oldest and largest John Deere dealers in North America, now operating out of 11 locations in 4 different states covering the Rocky Mountain Region. Our mission here is to partner with our customers to provide superior value through the lowest owning and operating costs while representing world-class products.

We offer our employees full benefits at competitive premiums as well as a contributing 401K, paid time off, paid holidays, and a performance based incentive program. For our service technicians/service staff we offer the opportunity and training to not only work on John Deere but also on other heavy equipment products as well. Sound like a team you would like to be a part of?  Complete an application today!


  • Performs advanced diagnostics, service repairs, rebuilding jobs and maintenance work on customer and/or dealer owned equipment. Completes daily tasks in the field in a safe, efficient and capable manner; using the least number of labor hours necessary.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Performs advanced diagnostics, service repairs and maintenance work on customer and/or dealer owned equipment.
  • Maintains current knowledge of John Deere and competitor products and keeps abreast of all changes in various models of equipment sold and serviced by the distributor.
  • Reports each service call or repair job at the end of each shift, giving the following information: (a) customer’s name, (b) make and model of unit, (c) serial number, (d) hours worked, (e) travel time, (f) details of work performed, problems encountered, time required, (g) parts, equipment and supplies used.
  • Reports in complete detail as above with regard to warranty situations handled.
  • Keeps work areas clean and orderly.
  • Brings to the attention of the Service Manager any additional work required on a unit.
  • Notifies Service Manager if shop equipment or vehicle is not in serviceable condition or constitutes a safety hazard.
  • Returns tools to crib at the end of each shift in a clean condition ready for the next man to use.
  • Keeps service bulletins and parts literature current and orderly at all times.
  • Conducts himself in the presence of customers in a manner which will retain a good opinion of the company and the Service Department.
  • Takes advantage of all opportunities to attend schools and training sessions in order to upgrade technical competence.
  • Follows all safety rules and regulations when performing work assignments.

Job Requirements



  • Associates degree preferred. High School diploma and related experience in lieu of a degree may be considered.
  • 2+ years of experience working on Heavy Equipment
  • John Deere Service Technician training completion preferred
  • 4+ John Deere Capstones completed
  • Valid driver’s license required and clean MVR
  • CDL license preferred

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Ability to perform complex service repairs
  • Advanced knowledge of mechanical, electrical and hydraulic systems used in the repair of heavy equipment
  • Entry computer and systems ability
  • Customer service mentality


$25.00- $42.00 DOE


Salary Description

$25.00- $42.00 DOE

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