Location: REMOTE Salary: Dependent on Experience/ Negotiable Description: Our client is currently seeking a Field Service Engineer (PLC/Controls)
The Field Service Engineer is responsible for ensuring maximum productivity by keeping customer's equipment in optimum working condition.
The Service Engineer will also provide technical support and troubleshooting for customers and company personnel.
This job is fullyremote and involves traveling the majority of the time throughout the US.
Travel time is paid for along with competitive pay.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND AUTHORITIES
Follows up on urgent calls to insure problem has been handled.
Reports daily the status of current assignments.
Troubleshoot equipment problems in a timely, accurate, and professional manner.
Provide preventative maintenance recommendations.
Extensive travel required many times on short notice.
Maintain Vendor required certifications and training as required.
Performs repairs, retrofits, and preventative maintenance professionally.
Submits accurate expense and service reports in a timely manner.
Performs other related work and special projects Proactively tries to sell spare parts, service, training, and engineering services to all customers.
Works overtime when requested according to company policy. Obeys company policies and procedures and observes all safety regulations.
Authority to add/insert redlines to any Job drawing package during build/programming.
Authority to recommend changes that will affect more than one job or process according to the ECO/ECR instruction.
Authority to approve Job changes/drawing packages internally.
Authority to request purchased materials/job additions/changes in accordance with PCO instruction, referencing spending policy.
Authority to evaluate safety and functionality/risk/compliance associated with Job. (ISO 10218-2). Authority to purchase on behalf of the company according to spend policy. Authority to work out of sequence.
Authority to inspect for fitness of use.
Authority to complete assigned repair/installation work onsite.
MENTAL AND PHYSICAL CAPABILITIES
Basic troubleshooting skills Microsoft Office
Good interpersonal skills
Excellent customer service skills
Ability to travel
Ability to drive fork truck
Two-year degree and Two years extensive diagnostics experience - debugging, troubleshooting integrated components and systems specifically in the areas of computer controlled electro-mechanical and electronic equipment is required.
Experience with Allen Bradley PLC and Fanuc controls preferred An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.
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