Field Service Technician

Field Service Technician

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Illinois, Illinois

Engineering & Technical




Join a top employer and advance your career. Aplin has partnered with a US-based company to hire a Field Service Technician.

Reporting to the Field Service Manager, the Field Service Technician will be responsible for providing technical customer support for all company equipment and accessories including the installation of new machines, warranty repairs, and customer training.

Benefits & Perks:
  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental Insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Vision insurance
  • Installation of new, updated, and/or retrofitted filling equipment
  • Integration of all electrical and mechanical components and assemblies
  • Support application and systems software to meet customer expectations
  • Support Customer onsite production runs
  • Troubleshooting and resolution of equipment
  • Perform service based on agreed-upon customer requirements
  • Timely, complete, and accurate Service Report filing following customer visits
  • Perform service based on agreed-upon customer requirements
  • Support the company's strategic goals and values
  • High school diploma or GED required
  • 5 or more years’ experience in a related field and industry
  • Advanced electrical, mechanical, and pneumatic technical skills
  • PLC (Programmable Logic Control) controls. i.e.: Siemens S7 Series; Allen Bradley
  • Machine tool product knowledge
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints, schematics, and machine specifications
  • Availability for travel (70%) domestic and international to customer sites
  • Must be willing and able to lift to 50lbs
  • Experience with the metric system preferred
  • Strong decision-making skills
  • Works well in a demanding environment
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Ability to creatively and independently troubleshoot and solve technical problems
You Should Be Proficient In
  • PLC Troubleshooting Skills
  • Creating Preventive Maintenance Plans
  • Electrical Troubleshooting Skills
  • Mechanical Troubleshooting Skills
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Analysis Programs
  • Blueprint Reading
  • Driver's License
  • Electrical Schematics
  • Excellent Communication Skills
  • Experience in a Manufacturing Environment
  • High School / GED
  • Industrial Robot Programming
  • Machine Setups for Production Runs
  • Mechanical Assembly Skills
  • Meets Physical Requirements
  • PLC Programming Experience
  • PLC Wiring Experience
  • Pneumatics Experience
  • Quality Inspection Experience
  • Scheduling Experience
  • Shop Math Skills
  • Pipefitting Skills
  • Hydraulics Experience
Machines & Technologies You'll Use
  • Programmable Logic Controller (PLC)
  • Servo Motors

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