Technicians are the backbone of the equipment industry. They are the first responders to troubleshooting alerts, getting a machine back up and running, or partnering with a contractor to create a better solution. At RDO Equipment Co., technicians' daily routines vary, but all share attributes: dedicated to lifelong learning and a passion for helping. Check out the stories of RDO team members who have grown through their experience as heavy equipment technicians.
Jake Steichen traveled the country and the world as a field service heavy equipment technician with RDO. See what he’s learned during his nearly quarter of a century working with operators, contractors and builders.
When the Access Your Future Program sparked Julia Mills' interest, she began her career as a service tech intern, learning compact and large machines and technology while attending school. Today, she shares how RDO continues to fuel her growth as a manager.
When working behind the desk wasn’t for him, Calen Bottolfson found his passion and skill as a Service Technician. He now keeps many Texas contractors working on a job site by becoming an expert in equipment technology.
After more than 20 years, what does Preventative Maintenance Technician McCain Richards love about his job?
The people, places and machines he gets to experience.
Watch his RDO story.
From an Access Your Future Service Technician to an experienced Technology Account Manager, Matt Stromberg’s knowledge of equipment fast-tracked his career journey to join the growing precision construction technology field in 2019. Discover how Matt's been able to grow his career quickly