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Modern Group expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Modern Group’s employees to perform their job duties may results in discipline up to and including discharge.

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Service

FORKLIFT TECHNICIANS

Locations: All 8 Branch Locations

This position requires a minimum of 1-5 years’ experience with forklift maintenance and repair (Electric, IC, LP & Diesel systems) in same or similar position as well as experience with hand tools and knowledge of hydraulic and electrical systems.

Requirements

  • A valid driver’s license with a clean record is required as a company service vehicle may be provided.
  • Computer skills required include MS Office and general familiarity in a windows environment.
  • Welding skills are a plus.
  • Excellent customer service and organization skills required.
  • Must be able to pass a background check and drug screen

Modern offers an excellent Work Environment, compensation and benefits plan, Including:

  • Work for a 100% Employee Owned Company (ESOP)
  • Industry leader in technology
  • Company issued laptop and smart phone
  • Company issued service vehicle
  • Competitive salary
  • On the job training
  • Group medical insurance plan coverage

  • Optional Dental and Vision insurance plans
  • 401k Savings Plan and Employee Stock Ownership Plan
  • Company paid Life insurance, Short & Long-Term Disability insurance
  • Paid holidays and Paid Time Off (PTO)

DOCK AND DOOR OVERHEAD REPAIR TECHNICIANS

Locations: Edison, NJ | Hasbrouck Heights, NJ | Allentown,PA | Bristol, PA | Wilkes-Barre, PA | York, PA | Reading, PA

We are seeking Warehouse/Dock and Door Equipment Technicians to install and repair adjustable docks, overhead doors, dock levelers, racking/shelving, truck restraints and other industrial products.  The successful candidate will travel to customers and report directly to the Branch Manager. Career-oriented technicians with superior Customer Service and Organizational skills are encouraged to apply.

Requirements

This position requires a minimum 2-years mechanical experience in same or similar position, hand tools and knowledge of hydraulic and electrical systems. Industry experience is strongly desired but related background/training will be considered.

Candidates must be able to weld and use a cutting torch. Certified welder are preferred. The ability to operate any power tool and work in outdoor conditions as weather permits for repairs and installations is required. Cannot be afraid of heights. This person should be people oriented as they will need to work with customers, interface with other branch team members, management  as well as work well on their own.

Computer skills required include MS Office and general familiarity in a windows environment.

Must have a valid drivers license and a clean driving record. Must be able to pass background check and drug screen.

Modern offers an excellent Work Environment, compensation and benefits plan, Including:

  • Work for a 100% Employee Owned Company (ESOP)
  • Industry leader in technology
  • Company issued laptop and smart phone
  • Company issued service vehicle
  • Competitive salary
  • On the job training
  • Group medical insurance plan coverage

  • Optional Dental and Vision insurance plans
  • 401k Savings Plan and Employee Stock Ownership Plan
  • Company paid Life insurance, Short & Long-Term Disability insurance
  • Paid holidays and Paid Time Off (PTO)

POWER GENERATOR TECHNICIANS

Locations: All 8 Locations

This position is responsible for emergency breakdown and warranty repairs to all makes of generators and accessories, switches and switchgear for existing and new customers, on-site customer relations, ordering parts through the parts department, completion of all associated reporting (our repair orders and time sheets are electronic and completed on a laptop). Maximize billable hours to outside labor; proper care and maintenance of Modern vehicle and tools; maintain schedule of customer commitments. Willingness to work overtime and night hours as required.

The successful candidate will be self-motivated and have had generator repair training (Generac training is a plus), minimum 1+ years’ experience with Generator maintenance or similar experience, automatic transfer switches and engines. Experience with Generac, Cummins, Onan, Kohler, Cat and Asco preferred. Strong troubleshooting and schematic reading skills are essential, and possess necessary tool inventory for repair completion.

Requirements

  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office is desired and computer skills are required.
  • A clean driving record is necessary as you will be issued a Modern vehicle and all employees must pass a pre-employment physical that includes a drug screen.
  • 1-3 years EPG/electronics and or Diesel Engine Repair experience and or Technical degree a plus.
  • Ability to troubleshoot and repair all components of back-up generators, both Mechanical and Electrical
  • Understanding of Automatic Transfer Switches(up to 3 phase/ 480 volts)
  • EGSA Certified Techs preferred!

Modern offers an excellent Work Environment, compensation and benefits plan, Including:

  • Work for a 100% Employee Owned Company (ESOP)
  • Industry leader in technology
  • Company issued laptop and smart phone
  • Company issued service vehicle
  • Competitive salary
  • On the job training
  • Group medical insurance plan coverage

  • Optional Dental and Vision insurance plans
  • 401k Savings Plan and Employee Stock Ownership Plan
  • Company paid Life insurance, Short & Long-Term Disability insurance
  • Paid holidays and Paid Time Off (PTO)

HEAVY EQUIPMENT MECHANICS

Locations: Allentown, PA | Bristol, PA | Edison, NJ | Hasbrouck Heights, NJ

We are seeking experienced and highly skilled service technicians to repair and maintain arborist and construction equipment. The successful candidates will maintain and repair gas, diesel, LP and electric equipment and attachments in the shop and/or at customer locations in a variety of conditions.

JOB REQUIREMENTS

This position requires a minimum of 2-5 years experience with any of the following Equipment:

  • Aerial Work Platforms
  • Compact Dirt Equipment (Skid Steers, Excavators & Backhoes)
  • Arborist Equipment (Hand Fed Chippers & Stump Grinders)
  • Telehandlers (Lull, SkyTrak and JLG)
  • Truck Mounted Cranes and Man-Lifts ( Boom Trucks, Bucket Trucks & Sign Trucks)

Modern offers an excellent Work Environment, compensation and benefits plan, Including:

  • Work for a 100% Employee Owned Company (ESOP)
  • Industry leader in technology
  • Company issued laptop and smart phone
  • Company issued service vehicle
  • Competitive salary
  • On the job training
  • Group medical insurance plan coverage

  • Optional Dental and Vision insurance plans
  • 401k Savings Plan and Employee Stock Ownership Plan
  • Company paid Life insurance, Short & Long-Term Disability insurance
  • Paid holidays and Paid Time Off (PTO)

industrial tire technician

Locations: Bristol, PA

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Includes the following. Other duties may be assigned. 

  • Replace Industrial tires on various types of equipment
  • Change truck tires inside shop, or at a customer site
  • Will operate press machine on commercial service truck and change forklift tires
  • Administer fleet checks
  • Operate commercial service truck and maintains safe driving record
  • Performs maintenance checks on service truck and equipment
  • Maintain professional relationship with customer
  • Strives for optimum billing of labor hours each day
  • Responsible to notify service management of any and all vehicle repairs and inspection needs
  • Must obtain proper authorization from customer on any overtime billing.  Either prior to or after normal branch operation hours
  • Maintains a professional appearance and attitude each day.
  • Keeps interior and exterior of company service van clean.
  • Follows all safety requirements and wears required PPE such as safety glasses

Requirements

  • Must have valid driver’s license
  • Position has no supervisory responsibilities

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS 

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and climb or balance. The employee frequently is required to walk; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to sit and taste or smell. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 70 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds. Operate a motor vehicle.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts. The employee is frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and outside weather conditions. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

Modern offers an excellent Work Environment, compensation and benefits plan, Including:

  • Work for a 100% Employee Owned Company (ESOP)
  • Industry leader in technology
  • Company issued laptop and smart phone
  • Company issued service vehicle
  • Competitive salary
  • On the job training
  • Group medical insurance plan coverage

  • Optional Dental and Vision insurance plans
  • 401k Savings Plan and Employee Stock Ownership Plan
  • Company paid Life insurance, Short & Long-Term Disability insurance
  • Paid holidays and Paid Time Off (PTO)

Support

parts and service operations coordinator - forklift

Location: Allentown, PA

SUMMARY:

Coordinate and assist with all functions related to performing Service & Parts Department Operations. Accommodate busy telephone activity with customers and branch personnel.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Professionally answer incoming customer calls within 3 rings for Parts requirements & Service breakdown repairs, open Repair Orders, schedule and dispatch Road Service Technicians, and maintain excellent customer communication throughout the process.
  • Assist Service Manager with scheduling PM’s within the assigned territory and follow up as required.
  • Assist Service Manager in managing work in process to thirty day goal.
  • Assist Service & Parts Manager in processing vendor payables, updating pre-delivery reports, and maintaining employee daily time sheets and paid time off.
  • Call/email or mail correspondence to customers as necessary.
  • Assist Parts Manager in the following Parts Department Operational tasks:
  • Order, procure, and expedite parts orders.
  • Ship and receive parts orders.
  • Support Field Service Technicians parts requirements via phone/email
  • Support Shop Service Technicians parts requirements.
  • Assist Parts Manager with annual Van Inventories
  • Receive, check in, and stow stock orders
  • Assist the Parts Manager with the maintenance of all parts consignments.
  • Deliver Consignment parts to customers.
  • Other duties, as assigned

Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED required
  • Experience with Microsoft Office, including Excel, Word, Outlook, possess general computer literacy.  Experience with Navision a plus
  • Must have a valid driver’s license with a clean driving record

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES

This job has no direct supervisory responsibilities.


QUALIFICATIONS  

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


PHYSICAL DEMANDS  

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear.  The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and reach with hands and arms.  The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 20 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, and ability to adjust focus.


WORK ENVIRONMENT 

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Modern offers an excellent Work Environment, compensation and benefits plan, Including:

  • Work for a 100% Employee Owned Company (ESOP)
  • Industry leader in technology
  • Company issued laptop and smart phone
  • Competitive salary
  • On the job training
  • Group medical insurance plan coverage

  • Optional Dental and Vision insurance plans
  • 401k Savings Plan and Employee Stock Ownership Plan
  • Company paid Life insurance, Short & Long-Term Disability insurance
  • Paid holidays and Paid Time Off (PTO)

warranty aDMINISTRATOR - FORKLIFT

Location: Bristol, PA | Edison, NJ

Summary

Prepares, records, and submits warranty claims to the factory and/or distributor and reconciles them accordingly.

Essential Duties

  • Processes warranty claims on a timely basis for each franchise or distributor.
  • Processes all warranty paperwork to ensure proper documentation.
  • Verifies criteria required by factory or distributor.
  • Reconciles all warranty receivables with payments through the appropriate accounting schedule.
  • Posts credits on computer.
  • Resubmits all rejected claims promptly or receives authorization to write them off.
  • Follows up on payment of outstanding claims.
  • Tracks warranty parts by tagging with repair order number, date of replacement and date on which part may be disposed of.
  • Arranges for parts to be shipped to the factory or distributor or to be scrapped.
  • Files and maintains all service records as required by the warrantor.
  • Keeps informed of all factory recalls and bulletins.
  • Assists with any clerical needs as directed by the operations manager.
  • Maintains a professional appearance and a neat work area.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
  • Other tasks as assigned.

Education and/or Experience

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience

Qualifications

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos.
  • Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one  and small group situations to customers, clients and other employees of the organization.
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals.
  • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.
  • Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers common fractions and decimals.
  • Ability to compute rate, ratio and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.
  • Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference and volume.
  • Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out simple one- or two-step instructions.
  • Ability to deal with standardized situations with only occasional or no variables.
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions.
  • Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral or diagram form.
  • Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.

Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand.  The employee frequently is required to walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear.  The employee is occasionally required to sit; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.  The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 20 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, and peripheral vision.

Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Modern offers an excellent Work Environment, compensation and benefits plan, Including:

  • Work for a 100% Employee Owned Company (ESOP)
  • Industry leader in technology
  • Company issued laptop and smart phone
  • Competitive salary
  • On the job training
  • Group medical insurance plan coverage

  • Optional Dental and Vision insurance plans
  • 401k Savings Plan and Employee Stock Ownership Plan
  • Company paid Life insurance, Short & Long-Term Disability insurance
  • Paid holidays and Paid Time Off (PTO)

parts operations specialist - power systems

Location: Glen Burnie, MD

LOCATION

Position will begin training at Modern’s Glen Burnie branch, then transfer to new building in Bowie, MD in April. Start date and location is flexible dependent upon applicant.

SUMMARY

Coordinate and assist with all functions related to performing Service & Parts Department Operations. Accommodate busy telephone activity with customers and branch personnel.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Professionally answer incoming customer calls for parts requests and maintain excellent customer communication throughout the process.
  • Call/email or mail correspondence to customers as necessary.
  • Assist with parts department operational tasks:
    • Order, procure, and expedite parts orders.
    • Ship and receive parts orders.
    • Support service technicians parts requirements via phone/email
    • Assist with annual van inventories
    • Receive, check in, and stow stock orders
    • Assist with the maintenance of all parts consignments.
    • Deliver consignment parts to customers.
    • Other duties, as assigned

Requirements

  • Must be able to efficiently use Microsoft Outlook Email, Word, and Excel & possess general computer literacy.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license with a clean driving record

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES

This job has no direct supervisory responsibilities.

QUALIFICATIONS 

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

High School graduate and two years related industry experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS  The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear.  The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and reach with hands and arms.  The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 70 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, and ability to adjust focus.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Modern offers an excellent Work Environment, compensation and benefits plan, Including:

  • Work for a 100% Employee Owned Company (ESOP)
  • Industry leader in technology
  • Company issued laptop and smart phone
  • Competitive salary
  • On the job training
  • Group medical insurance plan coverage

  • Optional Dental and Vision insurance plans
  • 401k Savings Plan and Employee Stock Ownership Plan
  • Company paid Life insurance, Short & Long-Term Disability insurance
  • Paid holidays and Paid Time Off (PTO)

parts operations specialist - material handling

Location: Hasbrouck Heights, NJ

SUMMARY

Coordinate and assist with all functions related to performing Parts Department Operations. Accommodate busy telephone activity with customers and branch personnel.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Professionally answer incoming customer calls for parts requests and maintain excellent customer communication throughout the process.
  • Call/email or mail correspondence to customers as necessary.
  • Assist with parts department operational tasks:
  • Order, procure, and expedite parts orders.
  • Ship and receive parts orders.
  • Support service technicians parts requirements via phone/email
  • Assist with annual van inventories
  • Receive, check in, and stow stock orders
  • Assist with the maintenance of all parts consignments.
  • Deliver consignment parts to customers.
  • Other duties, as assigned

Requirements

  • Must be able to efficiently use Microsoft Outlook Email, Word, and Excel & possess general computer literacy.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license with a clean driving record

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES

This job has no direct supervisory responsibilities.

QUALIFICATIONS 

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

High School graduate and two years related industry experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS 

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear.  The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and reach with hands and arms.  The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 20 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, and ability to adjust focus.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate

Modern offers an excellent Work Environment, compensation and benefits plan, Including:

  • Work for a 100% Employee Owned Company (ESOP)
  • Industry leader in technology
  • Company issued laptop and smart phone
  • Competitive salary
  • On the job training
  • Group medical insurance plan coverage

  • Optional Dental and Vision insurance plans
  • 401k Savings Plan and Employee Stock Ownership Plan
  • Company paid Life insurance, Short & Long-Term Disability insurance
  • Paid holidays and Paid Time Off (PTO)

parts assistant- E&s

Location: Bristol, PA

SUMMARY

Assistant for Equipment & Supply Parts Department. This specific opening will be responsible for sharpening blades (using sharpening machine) for chipper blades and delivering parts to customer and other tasks as assigned. Must have a valid driver’s license and clean MVR.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Responsible for sharpening blades from chipper equipment using sharpening machine
  • Assist with parts department operational tasks as assigned:
  • Receive, check in, and stow stock orders
  • Deliver parts to customers.
  • Other duties, as assigned

Requirements

  • Must be able to efficiently use Microsoft Outlook Email, Word, and Excel & possess general computer literacy.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license with a clean driving record.

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES

This job has no direct supervisory responsibilities.

QUALIFICATIONS 

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

High School graduate or GED equivalent.  Experience helpful but not required, willing to train.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS 

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. **Equipment used to sharpen blades uses strong magnets, The parts assistant can NOT have any medical devices that magnets may affect (i.e. pacemaker, etc)**

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear.  The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and reach with hands and arms.  The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, and ability to adjust focus.

WORK ENVIRONMENT 

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate

Modern offers an excellent Work Environment, compensation and benefits plan, Including:

  • Work for a 100% Employee Owned Company (ESOP)
  • Industry leader in technology
  • Company issued laptop and smart phone
  • Competitive salary
  • On the job training
  • Group medical insurance plan coverage

  • Optional Dental and Vision insurance plans
  • 401k Savings Plan and Employee Stock Ownership Plan
  • Company paid Life insurance, Short & Long-Term Disability insurance
  • Paid holidays and Paid Time Off (PTO)

parts operations specialist- E&s

Location: Hasbrouck Heights, NJ

JOB REQUIREMENTS

We are currently looking for a knowledgeable Parts Specialist for our Equipment & Supply Division.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following:

  • Order, procure and expedite parts orders for customers and technicians
  • Pays vendors bills for parts through online accounting system.
  • Posts vendor invoices through NAV business system.
  • Processes customer invoices
  • Participates in parts inventory for branches and vans
  • Assists with receiving, checking in and putting away stock orders

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:

  •       Excellent customer service and organization skills required.
  •       Strong computer skills necessary, including Excel.
  •       H.S. Diploma/ GED required.
  •       One year certificate from college or technical school
  •       1-3 years related experience
  •       A valid driver’s license and clean driving record is required.
  •      Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence.
  •      Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.
  •      Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs
  •       Ability to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

  •      The employee is frequently required to stand; walk, sit; and use hands to finger, handle, or feet
  •       The employee may occasionally be required to climb a ladder or kneel
  •       The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and may occasionally lift up to 40 pounds
  •      Occasional driving is necessary

Modern offers an excellent Work Environment, compensation and benefits plan, Including:

  • Work for a 100% Employee Owned Company (ESOP)
  • Industry leader in technology
  • Company issued laptop and smart phone
  • Competitive salary
  • On the job training
  • Group medical insurance plan coverage

  • Optional Dental and Vision insurance plans
  • 401k Savings Plan and Employee Stock Ownership Plan
  • Company paid Life insurance, Short & Long-Term Disability insurance
  • Paid holidays and Paid Time Off (PTO)

dispatcher - power systems

Location: Bristol, PA

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following, other duties may be assigned. 

Customer Service Activity

  • Take incoming service calls by phone, email, and fax
  • Schedule & Dispatch Service technicians according to Technicians Capabilities
  • Focal point for customer contact and service technicians
  • Update Customer with jobs progress
  • Update & Maintain NAV customer contact cards
  • Manage Service Dept customer database
  • Open breakdown and PM work-orders according to service instructions 
  • Coach all techs in proper paperwork completion and timely submission.
  • Provide feedback and opinions to the Service Manager about operational improvements that you recommend.
  • Coordinate with Parts Admin on shop supplies required for upcoming projects
  • Maintain Load bank tracker of shop load bank

Data Processing and Administrative

  • Must be knowledgeable with Microsoft applications and Outlook Calendar & Contact Management functions and be able to leverage technology for business goals.
  • Properly input all required data into computer system, including customer information and updates
  • Maintain all service files accurately
  • Must be detail oriented, organized and have good communication skills
  • Must be able to pass background check and physical/drug screen

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

High School graduate and one year related industry experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

LANGUAGE SKILLS

Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.  Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.  Ability to speak effectively with customers or employees of organization.

MATHEMATICAL SKILLS

Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.  Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.

REASONING ABILITY

Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.  Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS :

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand.  The employee frequently is required to walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear.  The employee is occasionally required to sit; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.  The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds,.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, and peripheral vision.


WORK ENVIRONMENT 

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Modern offers an excellent Work Environment, compensation and benefits plan, Including:

  • Work for a 100% Employee Owned Company (ESOP)
  • Industry leader in technology
  • Company issued laptop and smart phone
  • Competitive salary
  • On the job training
  • Group medical insurance plan coverage

  • Optional Dental and Vision insurance plans
  • 401k Savings Plan and Employee Stock Ownership Plan
  • Company paid Life insurance, Short & Long-Term Disability insurance
  • Paid holidays and Paid Time Off (PTO)

warehouse shipping & receiving specialist

Location: Bristol, PA

SUMMARY OF FUNCTION

The Shipping/Receiving Specialist pulls and puts away orders and packs and prepares them for shipment.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Utilize FedEx and UPS system to prepare ground, air, and freight packages for shipment
  • Responsible for careful and neat packaging of outbound product.
  • Communicates daily with departments within the organization to communicate shipment information
  • Maintain neat and orderly shipping area.
  • Participate in on-going inventory process
  • Unpack and examine incoming shipments and record overages, shortages and damaged items
  • Accurately put away and pull inventory to/from assigned locations
  • Accept and assist with unloading of incoming shipments
  • Responsible for delivery using company van
  • Other duties as assigned by management

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

  •      Excellent customer service and organization skills required.
  • Organizational skills in same or similar position
  • 1 Year experience in same or similar position
  •      Proficient computer skills necessary. H.S. Diploma/ GED.  
  •     A valid driver’s license and clean driving record is required.
  •     Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos.
  •     Ability to write simple correspondence.
  •     Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. 
  •     Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to stand; walk, sit; and use hands to finger, handle, or feet. The employee may occasionally be required to climb a ladder or kneel. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and may occasionally lift up to 50+ pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. Occasional driving is necessary.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an
employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The noise level in the work environment is low. 

Modern offers an excellent Work Environment, compensation and benefits plan, Including:

  • Work for a 100% Employee Owned Company (ESOP)
  • Industry leader in technology
  • Company issued laptop and smart phone
  • Competitive salary
  • On the job training
  • Group medical insurance plan coverage

  • Optional Dental and Vision insurance plans
  • 401k Savings Plan and Employee Stock Ownership Plan
  • Company paid Life insurance, Short & Long-Term Disability insurance
  • Paid holidays and Paid Time Off (PTO)

forklift concierge

Location: Bristol, PA

SUMMARY

Inside Service Sales Representative / Forklift Concierge to support the Fork Lift Team to write, present, and close service repair quotes.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

Inside Service Sales Activity

  • Receive quote requests via phone, service technicians, coordinators, NAV Quote Log, and system generated email
  • Write and present accurate repair quotes to service customers
    • Explain significance of repair quote and any consequences of not approving repair work
    • Document conversations with customers in NAV and CRM
    • Provide customers with formal notices upon refusal of any quotes
  • Maintain a quote log of written, approved, and denied quotes
    • Turn in approved work monthly for Management review
  • Perform follow up calls w/ customers to maintain a high rate of quote closure
  • Perform follow up calls w/ customers to ensure satisfaction upon completion of work
  • Review Quote Variances w/ Service Manager to ensure estimates are accurately written
  • Support Aftermarket Sales representatives
  • Support Service Coordinator team

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES

This job is a salary position with no supervisory responsibilities.

QUALIFICATIONS 

– The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

– Computer experience in all Microsoft Applications.

– Organization and communication skills are required.

– Ability to organize one’s own job activity once Supervising Manager provides direction.

– Ability to communicate well with Customers, Internal and External

– Internal Customers: Other Branch personnel, Accounts Receivable / Payable Departments, Credit / Collections Departments, Accounting Department, Sales Department, Information Systems Department, and the Personnel Department.

– External Customers: All-inclusive for Modern Group Fork Lift Territory. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent industry experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Modern offers an excellent Work Environment, compensation and benefits plan, Including:

  • Work for a 100% Employee Owned Company (ESOP)
  • Industry leader in technology
  • Company issued laptop and smart phone
  • Competitive salary
  • On the job training
  • Group medical insurance plan coverage

  • Optional Dental and Vision insurance plans
  • 401k Savings Plan and Employee Stock Ownership Plan
  • Company paid Life insurance, Short & Long-Term Disability insurance
  • Paid holidays and Paid Time Off (PTO)

parts administrator - central parts

Location: Bristol, PA

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following.

  • Process vendor and warranty returns
  • Assist with retrieving and posting vendor invoices and credits in NAV
  • Issue and monitor SRO’s for call center
  • Process drop ship sales orders
  • Assist Parts Operation Analyst with cleaning up and monitoring parts departments health via SQL reports and open NAV documents
  • Participate in branch inventories
  • Take photographs of parts to post on Modern Shop
  • Other duties as assigned.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Excellent customer service and organization skills requires
  • Strong computer skills necessary, including Excel

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES

This job has no supervisory responsibilities.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

H.S. Diploma/ GED. One year certificate from college or technical school; or three to six months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

LANGUAGE SKILLS

Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos.  Ability to write simple correspondence.  Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.

MATHEMATICAL SKILLS

Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.  Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.

REASONING ABILITY

Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.  Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS 

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand.  The employee frequently is required to walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear.  The employee is occasionally required to sit; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.  The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, and peripheral vision.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Modern offers an excellent Work Environment, compensation and benefits plan, Including:

  • Work for a 100% Employee Owned Company (ESOP)
  • Industry leader in technology
  • Company issued laptop and smart phone
  • Competitive salary
  • On the job training
  • Medical/Prescription Plan coverage

Sales

aftermarket representative - power systems

Location: NYC Area

Job Requirements:

  • Responsible for managing all aspects of the Aftermarket Sales process including quoting specific repairs, and maintenance contracts as well as new customer acquisition, dispute resolution and customer retention.
  • Prepare and send product specification and quotation packages to customers
  • Make follow-up calls, respond to customer inquiries
  • This individual will work closely with the Branch Manager and may at times assist on other projects as assigned.
  • Maintain contact with customers before, during and after each sale to ensure customer satisfaction and to ensure responsiveness to customer needs
  • Physical demands include daily assigned territory travel to customer locations, branch office and corporate office when necessary.
  • BA/BS degree preferred but not required.
  • Mechanical aptitude helpful.
  • Must have knowledge of Stand by Generators, Transfer switches.
  • Excellent customer service skills and good organizational skills.
  • Must have current driver’s license and clean driving record.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Quoting and selling specific repairs, PMs, and maintenance contracts.
  • Ensuring new customer acquisition and retention.
  • Resolving customer disputes.
  • exceed monthly performance goals.

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES

The position has no supervisory responsibilities.

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

This is a solution sales role, and the position requires a consultative approach. The ability to retain and acquire business will be dependent upon your listening skills, mechanical aptitude, and the ability to respond to customer issues in a timely fashion that addresses their needs and not simply restating our service and product lines.

The successful candidate should have a minimum of 2 years sales experience the Power Generation, construction industry or a closely related field.  S/he should possess a high school diploma, mechanical aptitude, excellent customer service skills and good organizational skills. Computer literacy is required and must include MS Office skills. Must possess a clean driving record and a valid driver’s license.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk, sit; and use hands to finger, handle, or feel. The employee must regularly fit and/or move up to 10 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. Occasional driving is necessary.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The noise level in the work environment is low. 

Modern offers an excellent Work Environment, compensation and benefits plan, Including:

  • Work for a 100% Employee Owned Company (ESOP)
  • Industry leader in technology
  • Company issued laptop and smart phone
  • Competitive salary
  • On the job training
  • Group medical insurance plan coverage

  • Optional Dental and Vision insurance plans
  • 401k Savings Plan and Employee Stock Ownership Plan
  • Company paid Life insurance, Short & Long-Term Disability insurance
  • Paid holidays and Paid Time Off (PTO)

Business Development Coordinator – Training Department

Location: Bristol, PA or Edison, NJ

SUMMARY

Coordinate and assist with all functions related to performing Training Department Operations. Accommodate busy telephone activity with customers and branch personnel.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Scheduling and updating of trainer’s calendar on both the front end (Customers) and the back end (Trainer)
  • Answer all incoming calls and/or emails regarding online and in person training.
  • Sales growth of Training Department
  • Assignment of incoming opportunities (within traditional territory footprint) to PSSR/Capital Equipment Rep to handled.  Ensuring opportunities are being won/closed and if opportunities are being lost understanding what the driving factors are and what correction measures should be considered.
  • Handling (start to finish) incoming opportunities (outside traditional territory footprint).  Ensuring opportunities are being won/closed and if opportunities are being lost understanding what the driving factors are and what correction measures should be considered.
  • Backend functions of online training portal (training certificate, ID card, etc).
  • NAV to ensure billings are being identified properly (online, in person, etc) when being entered in as revenue for department.
  • Preparing reports to identify upcoming operators due for refresh course.  Working with the Sales reps to ensure these opportunities are followed up with and/or closed.
  • Working with Marketing Department to promote and grow visibility of the department.
  • Tracking and reporting of Sales reps monthly/annual goals.
  • Create and admin a corporate large volume/discount pricing structure.
  • Duties as assigned 

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Carry out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization’s policies and applicable laws

 EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

  • Bachelor’s degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university; or five years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Must be able to efficiently use Microsoft Outlook Email, Word, and Excel & possess general computer literacy.

QUALIFICATIONS To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear.  The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and reach with hands and arms.  The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 20 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, and ability to adjust focus.

WORK ENVIRONMENT The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Modern offers an excellent Work Environment, compensation and benefits plan, Including:

  • Work for a 100% Employee Owned Company (ESOP)
  • Industry leader in technology
  • Company issued laptop and smart phone
  • Competitive salary
  • On the job training
  • Group medical insurance plan coverage

  • Optional Dental and Vision insurance plans
  • 401k Savings Plan and Employee Stock Ownership Plan
  • Company paid Life insurance, Short & Long-Term Disability insurance
  • Paid holidays and Paid Time Off (PTO)

inside sales representative - central parts

Location: Bristol, PA

Responsibilities

This position will be responsible for responding to Internet/Phone Sales inquiries, Modern Shop online sales  

  • Order, procure and expedite parts orders for customers
  • Pays vendors bills for parts through online accounting system.
  • Posts vendor invoices through NAV business system.
  • Processes customer invoices
  • Work with online inventory maintenance
  • Maintain stock of sales supplies & resources

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • The position has no supervisory responsibilities.

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

  • Excellent customer service and organization skills required. Strong computer skills necessary, including Excel. H.S. Diploma/ GED. One year certificate from college or technical school; or three to six months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. A valid driver’s license and clean driving record is required.
  • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence.  Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to sit, stand, walk; and use hands, finger. The employee may occasionally be required to climb a ladder or kneel. The employee may occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

  • The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • The noise level in the work environment is low.

Modern offers an excellent Work Environment, compensation and benefits plan, Including:

  • Work for a 100% Employee Owned Company (ESOP)
  • Industry leader in technology
  • Company issued laptop and smart phone
  • Competitive salary
  • On the job training
  • Medical/Prescription Plan coverage

Operations

staff accountant

Location: Bristol, PA

Summary:  Prepares and examines financial records and reports

Job Responsibilities

  • Assist in the financial reporting process for internal management reporting
  • Prepare journal entries and ensures that balance sheet reconciliations are completed and reviewed in a timely manner
  • Work with business teams & corporate functions to help improve financial results and efficiency
  • Support financial audits
  • Assist in preparing bank and monthly account reconciliations
  • Participate in special projects as required

Job Duties

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or similar discipline
  • 2 – 3 years’ experience
  • Strong computer skills and ability to learn new software

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • The position has no supervisory responsibilities.

Physical Requirements:

  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk, sit; and use hands to finger, handle, or feel. The employee must regularly fit and/or move up to 10 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. Occasional driving is necessary.

Work Environment:

  • The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • The noise level in the work environment is low.

Modern offers an excellent Work Environment, compensation and benefits plan, Including:

  • Work for a 100% Employee Owned Company (ESOP)
  • Industry leader in technology
  • Company issued laptop and smart phone
  • Company issued service vehicle
  • Competitive salary
  • On the job training
  • Medical/Prescription Plan coverage

accounting internship

Location: Bristol, PA

Position : Winter/Spring Internship – Accounting

We are seeking a Fall Intern for our Accounting department
located in Bristol, PA.
• We are offering part time hours, flexible to meet your class schedule.
• Approximately 20-25 hours per week.
• This is a paid position

Responsibilities and Duties
• Responsibilities will include various duties within the Company’s accounting department including tasks such as: inputting data, researching accounts, gathering audit information, filing and other accounting related work.

Requirements
• Currently pursuing a Associates or Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or similar course of study
• Must be self-motivated, results oriented with an attention to detail, and driven to learn
• Must be reliable, on time and organized
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