Randstad Field Service Engineer in Richmond, Virginia

Field Service Engineer

job details:

  • location:Richmond, VA

  • salary:$52,000 - $83,000 per year

  • date posted:Friday, February 8, 2019

  • experience:0 years

  • job type:Permanent

  • industry:Miscellaneous Manufacturing Industries

  • reference:146709

job description

Field Service Engineer

Permanent position: Growing industrial manufacturer is seeking a Field Service Engineer to join its growing team. This person will be responsible for installing, investigating and resolving issues with equipment (industrial ovens, environmental test chambers & and pharmaceutical equipment). They will be driving to customer sites Monday through Friday. When they are not traveling, they will be working remotely.

Responsibilities for the Field Service Engineer

  • Install new or modified equipment at customer's facility to ensure full functionality according to specification

  • Install systems to be tested in test fixtures, connecting valves, pumps, hydraulic, mechanical or electrical controls, cabling, tubing, power source, and indicating instruments

  • Activate controls to apply electrical, hydraulic, pneumatic, or mechanical power and subject test item to successive steps in test cycle

  • Review performance reports and documentation from customers and field representatives, and inspect malfunctioning or damaged product to determine issues

  • Troubleshoot and repair units that do not function according to specifications prior to shipment

Requirements for the Field Service Engineer

  • Associate's degree (AA) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school

  • 6 months to one year related experience and/or training

  • HVAC background with strong electrical / PLC experience

  • Ability to write corrective action reports and communicate issues and problems back to management for analysis

  • Universal Refrigeration certification and/or an Electrical certificate/training, especially working with high voltage power is desirable

  • Must have a valid drivers license and be willing to travel to customer sites Monday through Friday


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