VSG - Maintenance Technician

Date: Feb 16, 2021

Location: Madison, IN, US, 47250

Company: Dover Corporation

Part of Dover Corporation’s Engineered Systems segment, Vehicle Service Group (VSG) is a strong, diverse and dynamic global leader in the vehicle service industry. VSG comprises 13 major vehicle lifting, wheel service, diagnostic and collision repair brands: Rotary Lift®, Chief®, Forward®, Direct-Lift®, Ravaglioli, Hanmecson®, Revolution®, Elektron, Blitz, Nogra, Butler, Space and Sirio.

POSITION TITLE: Maintenance Technician


To maintain and install machinery and equipment and maintain facilities.  Perform necessary preventive maintenance to equipment and provide support to production in consistent conformance with customer expectations.


COMPANY OVERVIEW:  Dover’s Vehicle Service Group is the global leader in designing and manufacturing vehicle service, collision and automotive OEM equipment. It is one of the founding companies of Dover Corporation, an eight billion dollar diversified global manufacturer. VSG consists of fifteen leading vehicle lifting brands (Rotary, Forward, Blitz, Ravaglioli etc.), collision repair (Chief), wheel services, diagnostics (Butler, Rotary, Chief and Ravaglioli) and tier-one automotive brands (WARN Automotive) with operations worldwide, including regional business operation centers and large manufacturing facilities in the U.S., Europe and Asia.



  • Lubricate and oil machinery as needed.
  • Perform necessary preventive maintenance to all equipment to insure proper operation. Document all preventive maintenance.
  • Make necessary repairs to equipment such as replacing bearings, repairing relays, switches and gearboxes.
  • Install airlines, water pipes, gas, and oxygen lines as needed to support production.
  • Must be able to work from ladders, lifts, and at different heights to perform duties.
  • Maintain, sustain and continuously improve VSG Preventative Maintenance program.
  • Determine spare parts inventory and maintain properly.
  • Perform any required maintenance welding, using electric arc or gas processes as needed.
  • Assist in with maintenance of facility as assigned.
  • Perform minor machinery and facility electrical repairs.
  • Troubleshoot, maintain and assist to repair all type of mechanical and electrical equipment
  • Assist in the install of new machinery, and relocate new machinery as needed; insure machinery is set up properly.
  • Complete work assignments as directed.
  • Complete minor electrical repairs and installations.

Other Functions:

  • Safety: Observe and maintain all safety requirements. Facilitate safe work practices and contribute resources to creating a safe work environment. Participate in in-house safety program or with the safety committees as needed.
  • Ethics & Work Standards: Maintain the highest ethical and work standards, while promoting the same attributes in co-workers and others. Insure that all business activities - with both internal and external customers - be performed with a professional demeanor and that all participants be held accountable to this high standard.
  • Communication: Expresses thoughts clearly, both orally and in writing, using good grammar. Presents concise, well organized reports. Listens to understand input, feedback and concerns. Provides complete information in an open, honest, and straight-forward manner. Responds promptly and positively to questions and requests.
  • Teamwork/Relationships: Works with other employees willingly and in a spirit of cooperation, and teamwork. Supports cooperation. Demonstrates a commitment to the entire business and is supportive of all initiatives (company and departmental) to help grow VSG's business in the U.S. and abroad. Cooperates fully with others to achieve organizational goals. Is tactful, courteous, and considerate. Embraces a positive outlook. Is respected and trusted by others.
  • Continual Improvement and Problem Resolution: Identifies and communicates suggestions for work improvements. Uses technical/analytical abilities to assure existing work practices are the most efficient and cost effective possible. Performs root-cause analysis and implements viable, permanent solutions to problems. Works with both internal and external customers to develop solutions which meet company-wide needs and objectives. Applies a sense of urgency to resolve problems or create opportunities that will increase productivity and create value. Shares best practices with other employees across the business.
  • Accountability: Accepts responsibility and accountability for both the strategic planning and the successful implementation of all projects/programs/duties as outlined in this job description. Advises supervisor of concerns, problems and progress of work in a timely manner. Demonstrates a sound balance between quality and quantity of work while maintaining a sense of urgency toward completion.  Deadlines are met. 
  • Maintenance Log: Update necessary logs and check sheets to insure preventive maintenance files are accurate and OSHA requirements are met.
  • Training: Willingness to upgrade electrical/mechanical skill set both on and off the job.



OVERALL QUALIFICATIONS – Skills and Experience:

  • Education: High school graduate with at least two years of training in three of the following mechanical, machine shop, hydraulic, electrical or electronic disciplines. Demonstrated skill in other positions at Vehicle Service Group that translate into the needs of the Maintenance Department.
  • Experience:  Must be able to read and understand simple electrical, hydraulic and mechanical schematics and apply them to repair equipment and to order necessary parts.  Must be able to troubleshoot mechanical, hydraulic and relay logic controls.
  • Personal Tool Requirements: Following is a list of tools employee must provide to perform this job.
    • Welder Hood
    • Mechanical Tools Necessary to Perform Job per tool list. 
    • Voltage Tester
    • V.O.M. (Analog satisfactory)
  • Supervision: Reports to Maintenance Engineer or Maintenance Manager for job assignments and instructions. Must be willing to work shifts, weekends, and holidays as needed.
  • Responsibility: Exercises moderate degree of judgment.  Questionable matters referred to the supervisor for assistance.



  • Builds and Manages Collaborative Relationships: Establishes and nurtures numerous relationships within VSG and Dover. Takes action to partner with the communities in which we operate and to be an appropriate corporate citizen.
  • Motivates and Inspires: Creates an environment that stimulates others to follow. Builds teams that fully use individuals’ capabilities, creating results beyond just the sum of the parts.
  • Self-Awareness and Personal Development: Role models a personal leadership style that includes self-awareness; accepts feedback, understands and maximizes strengths while working to overcome weaknesses.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information, or any other factors prohibited by law.

This position may be located in: Americas : United States : Indiana : Madison

Sub Division : VSG NSA

Job Requisition ID : 34971

Nearest Major Market: Bloomington Indiana
Nearest Secondary Market: Seymour

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