Air Compressor Technician – LA, CA

Air Compressor Technician – LA, CA.

Air Compressor Technician – LA, CA

Los Angeles


$55000 - $85000 per year





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Air Compressor Service Technician - Los Angeles, CA


Service industrial equipment, including air compressors (both reciprocating and rotary screw) ranging from 5 to 500 horsepower, positive displacement and liquid ring pumps, refrigerated and desiccant dryers, as well as vacuum systems, at diverse customer locations.

Location - Los Angeles, CA (Must live within 1 hours commute distance)

Salary - $52,000 - $85,000 + Overtime + On call + Benefits


  • Review and adhere to sketches, schematics, blueprints, manufacturer's specifications, and maintenance manuals to determine the troubleshooting procedure.
  • Diagnose and troubleshoot issues using system troubleshooting methodology and diagnostic tools.
  • Preventative maintenance on reciprocating and rotary screw air compressors
  • Interpret readings on gauges, indicators, and dials.
  • Conduct visual inspections and listen to machines and equipment to identify causes of malfunctions.
  • Disassemble machines and equipment using hand tools and power tools to access the problem area.
  • Inspect and measure parts to identify wear, misalignment, or other problems.
  • Realign and adjust components as needed.
  • Apply knowledge of electrical circuits, mechanics, and pneumatics.
  • Verify that electrical power reaches the compressed air equipment and that voltage is within specified limits using testing instruments.
  • Test electrical components such as wiring, switches, and relays using test instruments and replace faulty components.


  • Perform upkeep on the company vehicle.
  • Arrange and oversee the inventory of parts and tools in the truck.
  • Fill out timecards, work orders, and paperwork clearly and promptly.
  • Undertake additional tasks as assigned.


  • Utilization of mechanical and electrical principles.
  • Requirement of a valid driver's license and a driving record eligible for insurance.
  • Potential for occasional overtime work and overnight travel.


  • Possession of EPA Universal and refrigeration training.
  • Troubleshoot PLC's using diagnostic tools


  • Capability to identify familiar mechanical and electrical components.
  • Apply system troubleshooting skills proficiently.
  • Demonstrate effective customer relations skills.

Physical Demands

  • Apply force ranging from 50-100 lbs. occasionally, 25-50 lbs. frequently, and 10-20 lbs. constantly.
  • Engage in bending, twisting, crawling, pushing, pulling, reaching, climbing, and maintaining a standing position while actively working on heavy industrial equipment.


  • Comprehensive healthcare benefits including;
  • Medical
  • Dental,
  • Vision
  • Life coverage
  • Profit sharing and 401(k) options
  • Career training and growth support
  • Access to counselling
  • Life coaching
  • Financial planning
  • Personal and professional assistance
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Paid vacations
  • Sick leave pay
  • Participation in a referral program
  • Flexible spending account
  • Legal aid
  • Option for voluntary additional benefits such as accident and hospital coverage

If you have experience performing preventive maintenance on air compressors we would love to hear from you!


Darwin Recruitment is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Harry Pluck

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