Field Service Technician
Join a world-wide leader in the food-processing, weighing and labeling equipment fields, providing retail scales, slicing machines and industrial weigh price labeling equipment to its customers. Founded in 1866 in Germany, our client is a global technology company which employs 3, 100 employees in 89 countries who offer professional solutions to the weighing, information and food service technology industry.
Our client is seeking a skilled Field Service Technician to join their Retail team. Extensive training will take place in New Jersey and the permanent location will be the Richmond, VA area.
Duties and Responsibilities
Working in a team of experienced Technicians your primary responsibility will be providing on-site repairs, installations, off-site remote trouble shooting, preventative maintenance for a wide range of PC based scales as well as manual and automatic slicers. Your technical services will be provided to our clients in a supermarket environment.
Travel is 50-70%. Must be able to travel on a moment’ s notice.
Essential Skills and Education
Associates Degree or equivalent from two year tech school or college; or 1-2 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Analytical skills for logical troubleshooting and diagnostics. Capable of reading wiring diagrams, schematics and spare part break downs. Knowledgeable in mechanical work on printers and mechanical parts of food processing machines. Experienced in in repair and installation of PC-based devices or processor controlled equipment (primarily board change level). Strong knowledge of operating systems, especially MS Windows OPS. Capable to set up and troubleshoot both wired and wireless network connected devices. Familiar with TCP/IP based connections and other system bus protocols. Enjoys traveling to multiple locations and flexible work hours.
Compensation and Benefits
Salary is 48K base plus overtime and bonuses. Salary based on certain pre-conditions (area, qualification, experience, OT etc.). 401K with company match of 50%. Medical, Dental, Life Insurance, Long term Disability and an attractive vacation policy. Company vehicle, tools and measuring equipment, work clothes, pocket PC, and laptop included.