Field Service Technician

Wabtec Corporation

Oklahoma City, OK


Position summary

Wabtec Corporation is a leading global provider of equipment, systems, digital solutions and value-added services for freight and transit rail. Drawing on nearly four centuries of collective experience across Wabtec, GE Transportation and Faiveley Transport, the company has unmatched digital expertise, technological innovation, and world-class manufacturing and services, enabling the digital-rail-and-transit ecosystems. Wabtec is focused on performance that drives progress, creating transportation solutions that move and improve the world. Wabtec has approximately 27,000 employees in facilities throughout the world. Visit the company’s new website at:

It’s not just about your career… or your job title…it’s about who you are and the impact you are going to make on the world. Do you want to go into uncharted waters…do things that haven’t been done to make yours and someone else's life better? Wabtec has been doing that for decades and we will continue to do so! Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, Wabtec delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

The Mobile Materials Handling group of Nordco (a Wabtec Company), a customer focused business utilizing continuous improvement and creative thinking to foster a culture of exceeding customers’ expectations, is looking for a Field Service Technician.

Competitive pay based on skills, training, and experience level. Nordco has outstanding benefits that include: 401(k) Retirement Plan with Company Match; Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription Insurance; Flexible Spending Accounts (Flex Plans); Life Insurance; Short- and Long-Term Disability Insurance; Progressive Vacation Plans; Online and Instructor-Led Training, as well as Tuition Reimbursement for Training Programs.

Shuttlewagon (a division of Nordco) is a dynamic, growth-oriented organization with a focus’ on promoting from within. We are a leader in the industry with the largest range of Rail Car Movers with unparalleled parts inventory!

Employees enjoy an open-door policy where everyone’s opinions matter.

Employees are also provided with developmental training and mentoring to prepare for the next role as well as growing skill sets.

The Field Service Tech will diagnose and repair railcar movers (Shuttlewagons) along with competitive brands in an effort to provide excellent customer service. This position requires a self-motivated, assertive individual that is computer literate, and have excellent communication and customer relation skills. In addition, it is required that a person in this position have a valid driver’s license with a good driving record. DOT licensing may be required.


  • Analyze and diagnose (troubleshoot) equipment malfunctions or failures
  • Perform preventative maintenance as scheduled or recommended
  • Repair, replace, transmissions, final drives, steering, clutches, hydraulic components, electrical systems and air systems
  • Determine correct parts, order and complete task in a timely manner, as well as, returning all unused parts in a timely manner
  • Communicate with the customer and internal aftermarket team regarding all aspects of the work being performed



  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Technical school and/or training preferred


  • 3-5+ years of Mechanical Experience
  • 2-3 years of field service experience
  • Ability to service and repair heavy equipment.
  • Ability to read and understand schematics and technical documentation.

Behavioral Attributes

  • Ability to communicate effectively to team members and management
  • Dedicated and highly self-motivated
  • Ability to hold themselves accountable for results
  • Ability to think critically and troubleshoot problems
  • Ability to work in a team setting
  • Ability to independently solve problems
  • Ability to organize and stay focused
  • Desire to win


  • All service work is completed onsite at customer locations, via company vehicle
  • FST’s are supplied with a service vehicle, and have the potential to travel up to 5hrs one-way, to support customer needs
  • 85% of travel is within a 200 mile radius
  • Overnight stays may be required
  • Other duties as assigned

Wabtec Corporation is committed to taking on the world’s toughest challenges. In order to fulfill that commitment we rely on a culture of leadership, diversity and inclusiveness. We aim to employ the world’s brightest minds to help us create a limitless source of ideas and opportunities. We believe in hiring talented people of varied backgrounds, experiences and styles…people like you! Wabtec Corporation is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or expression, or protected Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.

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About the company

Industry: Industrial: Equipment Manufacturing

At Wabtec, we are in the business of realizing potential. Our employees are the architects of the future. Go just about anywhere and you’ll find us. If you want to move and improve the world, start here.