Field Technician

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.

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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.

Why Peterson


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.

Peteron Benefits


Field Installer

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.

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Forestry Industry

Peterson field technicians supporting the forestry industry face unique challenges and opportunities.



Marine Technicians

Peterson commercial engine technicians who specialize in marine applications have to use creative problem solving and ingenuity to keep our customers on the water.

All Open Positions


AG Field Technician Technicians

Peterson AG field technicians analyze and diagnose equipment malfunctions, Repair, replace or rebuild engines, transmissions, fuel systems and more across AGCO, Caterpillar and allied equipment for our agricultural customers.

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Call Randy Shelton, Recruiter

Call 866.990.4038


  • Two plans to choose from (depending on location)
  • Free Checkups
  • 24 hour doctor/nurse by telephone


  • In and out of network providers
  • Orthodontia coverage for children
  • Routine cleanings and xray at no charge

Flexible Spending Plan

  • Pre-tax deductions for your share of medical, dental & vision premiums
  • Set aside pre-tax money to pay for qualifying out-of-pocket medical costs
  • Set aside pre-tax money to par for qualifying day care expenses
  • Transportation expense savings account


  • Tax-Deferred savings for retirement

Life & AD&D

  • Basic plan covered 100% by Peterson

Employee Assistance Plan

  • Provided by Peterson, 24/7 access to counselors


  • In and out of network providers

Peterson University

  • Caterpillar's Certified Regional Training Center
  • Five full time instructors
  • ASE Certifications
  • Acess to Caterpillar's Dealer Performance Center

Additional Benefits

  • Tool Insurance
  • Team building and company events
  • Rewards and recognition program
  • Employee referral bonus
  • Prescription safety glass reimbursement
  • Work boot Reimbursement

Travel Assistance

  • Provided by Peterson to help with travel emergencies


For more information, contact Randy Shelton, Lead Recruiter, at 866-990-4038.

At Peterson, our vision is to be our customers’ first choice. We provide a family-oriented environment that promotes safety, personal growth, and professional achievement. We offer competitive wages, generous benefits, and room to grow within the company. If you want to work side-by-side with others who are passionate about customer service, consider joining the team!  


Become a Peterson Cat Technician

Mike Rowe has been in the muck and has seen a lot of dirty jobs, so he knows a good company and a good job when he sees one. Hear from Mike about what it's like to be a Peterson Cat technician and how it can be a rewarding career for you.