Field Service Engineer - Chicago

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Location
Chicago, IL
Salary
$60,000 - $70,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
Degree
Bachelor of Science
Date
Apr 02, 2018
Job ID
2584123
Our client is a world leader in the manufacturing and distribution of analytical instrumentation used in R&D Laboratories.  They have an opening for a Field Service Engineer to be based in the Chicago area or Milwaukee.  The Field Service Engineer provides on-site service including preventative maintenance, calibration, installation, and training across all product lines.

Responsibilities & Qualifications

  • This position will be based in or near the Chicago area but will also conduct supplemental travel into other territories on a regular basis.
  • Duties include the preventative maintenance, troubleshooting, repair, and calibration of instruments in the assigned region.
  • Managing inventory and reporting for accuracy.
  • Must be able to complete administrative tasks associated with field service.
  • This position requires up to 75% overnight travel within the United States.
  • The preferred candidate will possess 3 years' experience in the calibration, troubleshooting, and repair of complex electronic instruments.
  • Good communication skills and strong customer service skills are a must for this position.
  • Direct experience in the analytical instruments field is a plus.
  • This position requires a highly motivated individual that is capable of completing assigned tasks with little to no supervision.
  • The ability to work with electronic schematics, test equipment, and tools for repairs is required.
  • A valid driver's license and passport are required.
  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical, Mechanical or Chemical Engineering, Physics, or related field is required.

What the company offers:

  • Generous salary, company car, paid expenses, bonus, profit sharing and low-cost full family benefits package that starts on day one.


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