Ritchie Bros. is a global leader in asset management and disposition, selling billions of dollars of heavy equipment each year. We help thousands of people around the world appraise, sell, inspect, buy, refurbish, ship and finance heavy equipment every month. Join a growing global company that offers endless career and learning opportunities with a work culture like no other.
We re looking for a Contract Field Inspector to cover the area of New Brunswick, New Jersey. The Opportunity:The Field Inspector position requires high level technical knowledge, organizational skills, and a willingness to travel. Field Inspectors must have familiarity with class 8 trucks and trailers, and knowledge of construction and agricultural equipment is strongly preferred. The ideal candidate is a self-starter, able to manage a heavy on-site workload with the many administrative tasks necessary to the position. As they are the face of the company, Field Inspectors must conduct themselves with the utmost professionalism at all times. Here is what you'll do:
Schedules inspections with the equipment consignor
Inspects construction, agricultural equipment, heavy highway and construction trucks to report the condition of major components and systems
Measures undercarriages per guidelines and evaluates tires. Evaluates the electrical, hydraulic and mechanical components of equipment
Completes inspection evaluation forms, takes pictures and oil samples, using an iPad to submit inspection for an internal quality control team to review
Communicates effectively via email and phone with office staff regarding schedule and other details of the inspection process
Handle administrative tasks of the position efficiently and in a timely manner
Here's what you bring:
Five years of heavy equipment and/or heavy truck experience preferably in the repair or operation of diesel equipment (education in lieu of years of experience would be considered on a case by case basis)
Technical knowledge of construction equipment including operation, component functions and attachment operations
Working knowledge of iPad and ability to transmit files and photos
Must have reliable transportation
Ability to work independently
Basic computer skills
This job will require you to:
Maintain a valid, clean driver s license
Travel as required;
Overnight stays as required
Be willing to fly or drive significant distances over the course of each week.
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Ritchie Bros. is an equal opportunity employer and ensures nondiscrimination in all activities in accordance with all applicable laws. This position is open to all qualified applicants who are legally entitled to work in the country in which this job is located. Candidate selection is made by Talent Acquisition. Only electronic applications can be accepted. No agency calls please.Management