Field Service Engineer

  • ID: 541017
  • Posted: 7/3/2024
  • Location: Meridian, ID
  • Category: Pro - Engineering
  • Job Type: Direct Placement
  • Duration: Direct Placement


Acara Solutions is hiring a Field Service Engineer to work with our manufacturing client in Meridian, ID.
Relocation assistance is provided for non-local candidates. 

Job Summary: As a Field Service Technician, you will play a vital role in ensuring the optimal functioning of equipment in the field. Your responsibilities will include troubleshooting and repairing service issues, performing start-ups, providing customer training, and executing retrofits when necessary. This role requires up to 75% travel, both domestically and internationally, often at short notice.
Duties & Responsibilities:
  1. Travel domestically and internationally, with the ability to respond within 4 hours' notice.
  2. Listen to customer concerns and troubleshoot problems on manual tools.
  3. Perform field repairs on manual equipment.
  4. Provide customer training on equipment maintenance and operation.
  5. Interpret blueprints, electrical schematics, and plumbing schematics.
  6. Conduct point-to-point wiring and soldering as per blueprints.
  7. Assemble electrical components neatly and label all wires appropriately.
  8. Identify and understand electrical relays, controllers, and switches.
  9. Assemble valves, fittings, and plumbing components leak-tight.
  10. Accurately record time and materials using Global Shop.
  11. Weld various plastics such as PVC-C, PVDF, and Halar

Job Requirements

Job Requirements:
  • Knowledge of electricity, NEC, fire codes, SEMI codes, fluid dynamics, and assembly techniques.
  • Working knowledge of PLC programming using ladder logic.
  • Skills in analyzing equipment malfunctions and problem-solving.
  • Ability to read schematics and use power hand tools.
  • High school graduate with AA technical degree preferred.
  • Minimum Two years of experience in a similar position.
  • Willingness to work in a manufacturing environment exposed to noise, dust, and fumes.
  • Programmable logic controllers: Minimum 1 year (Required)
  • Mechanical knowledge: Minimum 1 year (Required)
Willingness to travel: 75% (Required)

Aleron companies (Acara Solutions, Aleron Shared Resources, Broadleaf Results, Lume Strategies, TalentRise, Viaduct) are Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, sex, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis. The Aleron companies welcome and encourage applications from diverse candidates, including people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for applicants taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Applicants for this position must be legally authorized to work in the United States. This position does not meet the employment requirements for individuals with F-1 OPT STEM work authorization status.

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