Technical Trainer Cleveland

Professionals Broadview Heights, Ohio




Provide hands-on “technical training” for Caterpillar Machines and Machine Systems to students in both classroom and shop environments. This instructor will also provide occasional technical support for machine systems, electrical, hydraulics, and electronics to our Product Support departments. This position will require frequent overnight travel to Ohio CAT branch locations, as well as overnight travel for training sessions in Peoria and/or Cat Regional Training Centers, as needed.   A willingness to study and learn new skills and technical information related to the job is required.



Technical service skills, mechanical aptitude or experience with construction or power equipment. Must demonstrate ability to teach technical material in both classroom and shop sessions. Must be organized, self-motivated, energetic, and be able to work without direct supervision. Exceptional verbal and written communication skills is a must.


High school graduate minimum, College and/or continued education in a technical field a plus.   Minimum three years experience related to construction or power equipment service and repair. Experience working at mine-sites performing equipment maintenance is highly desired. (MSHA miner certification) Training or teaching experience in industry, community college, vocational technical, private technical school or military is preferred. Previous formal instructor certification (any discipline) and/or Caterpillar instructor certification is a plus.


Primary functions require sufficient physical ability and mobility to work in an office setting; to stand or sit for prolonged periods of time; to occasionally stoop, bend, kneel, crouch, reach, and twist; to lift, carry, push, and/or pull light to moderate amounts of weight; to operate office equipment requiring repetitive hand movement and fine coordination including use of a computer keyboard; and to verbally communicate to exchange information.

The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet in office settings and moderate to loud in other situations, with both constant and sudden loud noises possible.

EEO, Veterans & Disabled Employer and VEVRAA/503 Federal Contractor.