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Peterson field technicians and mobile mechanics apply advanced problem solving to a wide range of machines across our territory. Our field technicians repair, replace or rebuild engines, transmissions, fuel systems, final drives, steering clutches, cross-shafts, hydraulic components including pumps, motors, valves, and all related components, electrical and air systems.
Commercial Engine Technician
Peterson commercial engine technicians perform pre-delivery setup, installation, and start-up on all makes and models of Caterpillar engines, generators (primary in marine applications), and related products. They repair, replace or rebuild engines and related systems and components – Cat and Non-Cat products in Industrial, Marine, and electric power generation applications.
On-highway Truck Technician
Peterson on-highway truck technicians complete diagnostics, repairs, and overhauls using smartphones, laptops and tablets to accomplish essential job duties and communicate with customers. Technicians may be assigned to work in a shop or may operate a mobile service truck to service customers.
SITECH field technician installers perform installation, provide support, and troubleshoot SITECH/Trimble products while also supporting the SITECH sales force and our customers. They focus on the installation and support of the Trimble Machine Control products such as GPS Grade control systems, GPS Base Stations, GPS Rovers, Control Boxes, Data Collectors and more.
Peterson field technicians supporting the forestry industry face unique challenges and opportunities.
Peterson commercial engine technicians who specialize in marine applications have to use creative problem solving and ingenuity to keep our customers on the water.