Hydraquip Hose Technician - Level 1

  • Job Tracking ID: 512893-604118
  • Job Location: Grand Prairie, TX
  • Job Level: Entry Level (less than 2 years)
  • Level of Education: High School/GED
  • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
  • Date Updated: January 09, 2018
  • Years of Experience: Up to 2 Years
  • Starting Date: ASAP

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Job Description:

The Hose Technician - Level 1 is responsible for all aspects of hose assembly, quality control, packaging, tagging and kitting.

Specific responsibilities may include:

  • Fabricates Hose assemblies as per customer specifications.

  • Fabricates and identifies Hydraulic hose assemblies.

  • Calibrates and resets hydraulic hose crimpers.

  • Measures and calibrates hose ends on permanent style fittings.

  • Uses digital calipers to determine crimp quality and integrity.

  • Fabricates hose assemblies using the reusable style hose fittings.

  • Accurately measures and sets phase angle orientation on hydraulic hose assemblies, permanent and reusable styles.

  • Provides customer sales counter service as needed for parts and service operations.

  • Maintains good technical skills and upkeep in training within the fluid connector business.

  • Operates hose cut-off machine.

  • Works safely at all times. Adheres to all applicable safety policies. Complies with all company policies, procedures and standards.

Experience and Skills:


  • High school diploma or G.E.D.
  • Technical school certificate or associate’s degree a plus.
  • Experience as described below may be accepted in lieu of education.


  • Up to two (2) years of experience in hydraulic hose assembly.
  • Education as described above may be accepted in lieu of experience.
  • Experience working in an ISO 9001 environment a plus.


  • Good communication skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal relations skills.
  • Good physical skills on equipment and an aptitude for manual work.
  • Solid equipment and parts knowledge.
  • Warehousing training in a distribution, manufacturing, or dealership environment.
  • Knowledgeable on shipping methods and procedures.