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Master Technician - Sr. Start Up

Garner, NC, USA Req #990
Tuesday, November 28, 2023



Provide on-site testing, commissioning and customer/operator training for EPG Sales projects including coordination & execution of equipment start-up, acceptance testing, and final project closeout. Provide technical assistance to the prime product sales staff and the product support staff.




  • Technicians must adhere to all company safety policies (i.e., EPG Safety Policy, Company Vehicle Policy, and others).
  • Train end users on operation of commissioned equipment.
  • Assist with verification of start-up readiness prior to beginning start up procedures.
  • Evaluate project conditions and complete tasks in a timely, efficient manner without supervision.
  • Modify equipment or fabricate products to meet job specific requirements. This may include assembly of, or assistance in assembly of loose items such as exhaust silencers, radiators, isolators, circuit breakers, etc. May also include changes to equipment wiring, voltage changes, etc.
  • Interpret project drawings and modify to create as-built drawings for projects. Interpret project manuals.
  • Assist and review projects with project management staff and supervisor. Attend job site project review meetings as required.
  • Assist with installation and testing of Monitoring Systems including Modbus, conversion from Modbus to LonWorks or BacNet,
  • Project service reports, and daily time entry are required.
  • Properly maintain all assigned company property and submit all expense records monthly.
  • Conduct all business in a manner which reflects integrity and professional excellence.
  • Attend training courses relative to the position.



Must be a high school graduate with 7 years of relevant work experience. A technical college graduate in diesel or electrical technology MAY offset the below work experiences by 2 years.




External Candidates:

  • Must have a minimum of 7 years direct experience with generator packages, switchgear, and Automatic Transfer Switches.

Internal Candidates:

  • Must be a high level GPEC EPG Master Technician performer for at least 3 years.
  • Candidates must be well versed in the electrical and mechanical aspects of power generation.
  • Must have knowledge of Generator and Utility Paralleling, PLC’s, Electronic Engine Governors, Remote Monitoring Systems, Industrial Controls, and other Power Distribution equipment. Should also have experience in diagnosing and repairing diesel and gas engine failures.
  • Additionally, candidates should be proficient with various types of electronic test equipment such as Oscilloscopes, Digital Voltage Meters, Phasing Indication Meters, Harmonic Distortion Meters, and Load Banks (resistive/reactive). Experience with Caterpillar Electronic Technician Software is a plus. Must be able to understand electronic diagrams and schematics.


  • Must be able to periodically lift and handle 75 lbs. in a safe manner.



  • Possess or immediately obtain related mechanical/electrical hand tools that meet required company standards.
  • Must have a valid state driver’s license with an acceptable driving record.
  • Must be able to drive a company vehicle daily and periodically take overnight business trips.
  • Must have advanced PC skills preferably with MS Excel, Word, Outlook and other Windows based programs.
  • Excellent customer service and communication skills required.


This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Your supervisor may request and assign you similar duties. Any major modification of this job role requires Human Resources approval.

Gregory Poole Equipment Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Required Education High School
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  • Garner, NC, USA