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Equipment Service Technician

About Mercedes-Benz Stadium

Mercedes-Benz Stadium is the new home of the Atlanta Falcons and Atlanta United and opened for its first events in August 2017. The stadium is also host of numerous other sports and entertainment events. The multi-purpose venue features flexible capacity that can expand to up to 83,000 seats; a retractable roof structure inspired by the oculus in the ancient Rome Pantheon; views of the Atlanta skyline; a 360-degree HD video halo board that, at nearly six stories tall and 1,100 linear feet in diameter, is the largest in the NFL and the world; an exterior fan plaza that provides fans with pre- and post-game entertainment; and a host of bars, restaurants and unique gathering destinations offering fans an unparalleled game day experience. Mercedes-Benz Stadium is part of AMB Sports & Entertainment, which also includes the Atlanta Falcons and Atlanta United.

Who we are

We use our core values as a compass to guide our decisions because they are our North Star. If we live our core values daily, we know everything else will take care of itself. We enjoy a culture rooted in giving back to others through our time, talents, labor, and financial commitment. We are successful when we collaborate with and value each other like family, maintain a hunger to delight guests and continuously innovate, listen closely for even the smallest need for improvement, stand up for convictions, and genuinely own our responsibilities as if our name is on the outside of the building.

Our Ideal Candidates

Actively Listen – Take an active role in listening by being present in the moment, using healthy body language, and ensuring joint understanding. When we read between the lines and hear what others are saying and what they are not saying, we encounter amazing opportunities to go the extra mile in serving them.

Collaborate – Realize that we are better together than we are alone. We achieve much better results when others have the opportunity to add their diverse perspectives. Be open to feedback and actively seek input from a variety of people at varying levels because the best ideas come from those who are closest to those we serve.

Engage in Servant Leadership – Put others ahead of yourself even when it’s difficult. Find opportunities to lead by example in the way you pitch in and help others. Giving back to others is at the heart of what we do.

Build Relationships – Cultivate trust in relationships by showing respect and sensitivity. Invest time in helping others to continuously improve by listening to their ideas and helping them to continuously improve.

Own Results – Own issues you encounter even when they are outside of your area of responsibility by taking action or seeking out the needed resolution. You are empowered and expected to take risks aimed at exceeding the expectations of our guests. Take advantage of this rare opportunity by utilizing available resources.

Position Summary

Under the general supervision of, and in coordination with the Engineering Manager, is involved with the service and maintenance of all operations equipment owned throughout the building, including, but not limited to, all gasoline & diesel motors, hydraulic & electrical systems, material & aerial lifts, turf & grounds equipment, etc. Individual may also operate/labor for daily/event operations. Individual establishes maintenance plans and record keeping as well as schedules all repairs or preventative maintenance to facilitate successful, efficient completion to ensure stadium operations is not hindered in any capacity. Individual works alongside Stadium hired third-party contractors to ensure equipment-related tasks are completed to expectation. Leads by example; assists frontline staff with their duties as necessary or required to ensure successes of the department.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Service and maintain the stadium vehicle fleet including pickup trucks, lifts, utility carts, lawn tractors, field equipment, etc.

  • Diagnose and repair stadium machinery and equipment as necessary.

  • Fabricate components as requested for operational solutions and specialty projects.

  • Maintain mechanic shop to safe operational standards.

  • Follows written and verbal instructions and communicates effectively in person, email, radio, and other forms of messaging.

  • Demonstrate proper safety practices while accomplishing all task.

  • Conduct all work business in a professional manner as an associate of the stadium’s Operations Department.

Qualifications & Required Skills

  • 4 years minimum experience related to equipment service.

  • Experience servicing facility equipment including forklifts, aerial lifts, golf carts, lawn equipment, utility carts, hydraulic machinery, etc.

  • Experience servicing small 2-stroke and 4-stroke engines.

  • Ability to properly operate shop equipment and use all required tools.

  • Ability to research and order parts and manage the shops parts & supplies inventory.

  • Ability to track and record maintenance history utilizing the department’s work order management system.

  • Software technical skills (MS Office- Word, Excel, Outlook, Teams)

  • Proficient in reading diagrams and service procedures

  • Flexible hours based on Stadium event schedule

  • Welding skills preferred