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Field Service Engineer
Position ID: # EB-6819509262
Date Posted: 10/30/2022 10:31:25 PM
Location: San Francisco, CA
Industry: Manufacturing
Salary: $75,000 - $100,000

Job Description

Orion Talent, the nation’s largest military recruiting firm, is currently recruiting transitioning or former military professionals for Field Service Engineer positions an internationally leading organization operating in the fields of optics and optoelectronics.

Position Details: Field Service Engineer
Salary $75k - $100k, Salary/Non-Exempt (Eligible for OT for everything over an 8-hour day), Annual Bonus
Shifts: M-F standard day shift, may vary based on client needs
Travel: 50%
Location: San Francisco, CA

Field Service Engineer
A field position that necessitates frequent use and general knowledge of industry practices, techniques, and standards required to install, service, and maintain assigned systems.

Expected Skills and Experience
• Degree or Certification in Technical/Scientific Discipline OR related training and experience
• Sound knowledge and understanding of Laboratory Safety requirements
• Ability to read electrical/mechanical engineering documentation and schematics
• Excellent communication and time management skills
• Proficient with Microsoft systems

Ideal Candidate
The ideal candidate is an individual capable and willing to engage customers in their workspace/environment, including laboratory sites at times. This individual should be knowledgeable of imaging solutions and able learn the technical details needed to effectively manage accounts for the company.

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Field Service Engineer
Position ID: # EB-1747913593
Date Posted: 10/19/2022 5:52:09 PM
Location: San Francisco, CA
Industry: Medical
Salary: $90,000 - $90,000

Job Description

Company Description: Founded as a workshop for precision mechanics and optics in the German city of Jena in 1846, our client a global leader in the optical and opto-electronic industries. The company is a world-leading manufacturer of light-/ion and electron microscopes as well as a diverse range of fluorescence optical sectioning systems. More than 160 years of experience in optics has laid the foundation for pioneering electron and ion beam microscopes from the company. Superior integration of imaging and analytical capabilities provides information beyond resolution, unlocking the best kept secrets of your sample. With offices in 30countries and with production centers in Europe, North America, Central America and Asia, the company’s team is over 20,000 strong. The company’s headquarters are in Oberkochen, Germany, in northeastern Baden-Wurttemberg.

Position: Field Service Engineer

Location: San Francisco Bay Area Territory

The Field Service Engineer is an intermediate level field service position that necessitates frequent use and general knowledge of industry practices, techniques, and standards required to install, service and maintain assigned systems. Success in this role requires a solid understanding of the theory, application and technical workings of all required equipment and an ability to work independently on them in a customer setting. Success requires the ability to support a given account base, retain contract customers, complete PMs on time, and perform administrative duties accurately and timely. FSEs must utilize their training to effectively diagnose and troubleshoot issues they encounter in the field. Effective and efficient troubleshooting is imperative in this role. FSEs are expected to escalate quickly and via the appropriate process when customers complain or when technical support is required to resolve a challenging issue. This is a customer-facing role and therefore strong interpersonal skills and an ability to communicate effectively are required to be successful. Excellent time management skills are a must in order to be an effective efficient Field Service Engineer. As the level of proficiency increases, highly performing FSEs may be asked to assist junior FSEs. In this role, your main responsibilities will include:
? Providing a full range of installation services and preventive and corrective on-site maintenance, on the assigned set of systems manufactured by the company.
? Instructing and training customers in the operation and maintenance of the system.
? Serving as company liaison with customer on administrative and technical matters for assigned projects.
? Following proscribed procedures, correctly order and obtain spare parts and expedite the return of any defective materials as may be required.
? Serving as the company’s customer interface for all service matters, including coordinating service sub contractor activity
? Completing all necessary forms and reports in support of department and company data collection efforts such as but not limited to, expense reports, service reports, quality reports, etc. in prescribed timeframe as established by management.
? Taking ownership of all issues regarding customer satisfaction.
? Reading and interpreting schematics as required.

Job Requirements: Strong trouble-shooting ability coupled with great customer service skills. 50% of the job is technical and 50% is customer service. Be prepared to describe the equipment on which you have worked and communicate your experience concisely and clearly. Clean driving record is needed. Direct experience as follows:
? Degree, technical certificate or related military electronics experience building, maintaining, installing, and/or repairing complex automated electromechanical systems.
? Advanced understanding and ability to troubleshoot problems in software, electronics, optics and electron optics, high voltage, high vacuum, mechanical, and electromechanical systems
? Experienced with Windows operating environments, as well as with databases or CRM Systems. You should know software basics such as updating drivers and basic operations of software controls.
? Ability to travel to customer sites (up to 50% of the time) and directly interact with customers in a variety of environments.

Salary/Benefits: First year compensation will be comprised of an hourly base rate and an annual target bonus, with total first year compensation expected to be upwards of six figures. Field personnel also receive a company car, laptop, cell phone, expense account, and full health benefits for you and your family on the 1st day of employment! This benefit package currently includes medical, dental and vision insurance plans, a short and long-term disability plan, vacation and holiday pay, as well as a Savings 401K and Retirement Account plan, which you are eligible to enroll in.

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Field Service Engineer
Position ID: # EB-1184916082
Date Posted: 9/28/2022 6:35:57 PM
Location: San Francisco, CA
Industry: Medical
Salary: $55,000 - $75,000

Job Description

Position Details: Field Service Engineer

The Field Service Engineer I Company Diagnostic Solutions Global Service & Training organization with the primary responsibility of providing the highest quality service and support to customers at the customer facility and by telephone.

Location: San Francisco, CA
Pay: 55-75k + OT
Relocation Available
Travel: 1st 3 months for training – then purely remote driving to customer sites within 50 mile radius
Shift: 8-5 + Emergency Callouts
Benefits: Comprehensive Corporate Benefits Package (Medical, Dental, PTO, 401k Matching)

Primary responsibilities for role:
• Compliance - Adhere to procedures and protocols outlined by the Company GST organization and Company Diagnostic Solutions.
• Customer Service – Respond to customer inquiries and complaints, participate in customer site evaluations, upgrades of hardware and/or software, product installations, preventive maintenance, and ongoing service and support for all equipment at the customer facility and via telephone. Documentation of activities within CRM system.
• Escalation of Customer Needs - openly communicate with other groups within company to assure rapid resolution of issues raised by customers.
• Projects - will communicate integrally with Global Service and Training (GS&T) and Account Managers regarding product performance, participation in development teams and process development and improvements

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
• Excellent organizational, record keeping, and inventory skills required.
• Knowledge of GMP, ISO and other certifying agency policies and regulations.
• Proficient with Microsoft applications and familiar with computerized call handling systems.
• Excellent analytical and troubleshooting skills.
• Self-motivated and self-directed, with strong interpersonal and communication skills, and the ability to communicate technical information effectively

Bachelor’s degree, Engineering, Technical or related Scientific Discipline, Equivalent Military education or Associates Degree with 2 years’ experience or High School Diploma/GED with 4+ years’ experience servicing electronic/electro-mechanical equipment

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Field Service Engineer
Position ID: # EB-1294616818
Date Posted: 9/22/2022 10:38:44 AM
Location: San Francisco, CA
Industry: Medical
Salary: $80,000 - $85,000

Job Description

Position Details:
Location: San Francisco, CA, Rockville, MD and South Plainfield, NJ (work from home for NJ role)
Travel: Overnight travel can be up to 50% (Less travel for CA and MD openings)
Salary: $40/hr plus OT, bonus and per diem (when traveling)
Benefits: Comprehensive corporate benefits package
Position Summary:
The Field Service Engineer performs basic/routine customer support activities involving the installation, modification, repair and preventive maintenance of company’s equipment and systems generally at customer sites, to ensure proper working order.
• Install, modify, repair, conduct preventive diagnosis, and perform maintenance on the software and hardware of the equipment and systems while adhering to company’s policies, procedures and work direction of supervisor or shift/site lead.
• Interface with customers to ensure customer satisfaction with equipment and service levels.
• Maintain a safe and clean working environment by conforming at all times to Company and customer’s work protocols and policies.
• Attain Equipment Service and Operation Certification on equipment and systems as defined.
• Submit reports, such as Service and Status Reports, on all support activities as defined and required.
• Productively react to changing priorities such as Tool or Line down and escalations and support organizational and administrative duties.
Skill Profile:
• High school degree is required. Associate of Science degree, technical certificate or equivalent is desired.
• A minimum of 5 years related work experience or military technical training is required.
• Strong Electrical & Mechanical background.
• Must possess excellent communication skills with the ability to read, write and speak with clarity in the English language and interface effectively with customers and peers.
• Requires excellent systematic troubleshooting skills utilizing a structured and comprehensive process to determine the root cause of an outage, with the ability to handle problems independently and implement corrective action.
• Displays commitment to resolve problems and make independent decisions based upon the priority of the problem in relation to business needs.
• Must be available and willing to travel, domestically and internationally as needed, and be available for specific emergency on-call work.
• Must have a valid driver’s license, good driving record, reliable mode of transportation, qualified to obtain a credit card for expenses and able to obtain a valid passport for the term of employment.
• Must be qualified to meet the requirements of background screening by a third-party agency.
• Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds, climb ladders, scaffoldings, and use Personal Protective Equipment.
• Must be able to work in awkward positions and in confined spaces.
• Must be proficient with use of a PC, Windows, and DOS based Operating Systems. Oracle experience highly beneficial. Be able to use the company’s standard software to generate reports, presentations and document the daily activities as defined and expected by your manager.
• Work performed generally will be to support global needs. International travel is required at times.
• Work schedule is to align with customer needs.
• On rare occasions, individuals may be asked to be on-call, or work on holidays, or weekends.
• The job holder makes independent decisions on a daily basis, which can have a significant impact on the business, with major decisions being taken in conjunction with line management
• The job holder is responsible for organizing their own day and working in an efficient manner.
• The job holder has overall service responsibility for assigned customer site equipment / type and all relevant associated activities
Keys to Successful Interview:
You will report to the Director who is very familiar with, and has been very successful with, hiring military talent through Orion! Your Customer Service focused interpersonal skills are just as important as your technical aptitude.
Use examples from your experience that demonstrate:
• Your initiative – to solve problems and take on new challenges
• Your technical skills and aptitude to learn new systems - show that you thrive on learning
• You can work independently
• You are resourceful and can figure things out independently, but know when to ask for help
• Your positive attitude
• Your ability to interface with customers – and strong communication skills
• Your high level of motivation

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Field Service Technician
Position ID: # EB-7873845866
Date Posted: 9/16/2022 12:02:01 PM
Location: San Francisco, CA
Industry: Manufacturing
Salary: $60,000 - $80,000

Job Description

Position Details: Field Service Engineer

Location: San Francisco, CA
Shift: Varies based on customer needs, normal hours 8-5. Overtime and travel happen frequently.
Salary: $60,000-80,000 a year, plus 5-10 OT a week, up to 8% bonus per year!! Company pays employees “door to door,” so the clock starts when a person leaves their house and ends when they come home from travel. Most employees are bringing in 100k with OT and bonus.

Benefits: Health, dental, 401k match, competitive pay with bonus. Employees receive federal rate for mileage, and per diem. Company allows employees to keep points on hotels/flights! If travel is more than 2-3 hours, company will pay for rental car if the employee prefers. Company pays for training in Norway!
Travel: This is a high travel role. Employees may be gone M-F. Company does not expect their employees to travel over the weekend. The travel is heavier the first 6 months while they are learning the job.

Position Description:
As a Field Service Technician, you will be responsible for preventative maintenance, fault diagnosing and repair, new installations, and basic operator training. You will act as a back-up technician for other regions at times depending on the needs of the business.

• Familiarity with Electronics or Mechanics
• You have technical knowledge of our product portfolio (CAM) and related products.
• You can demonstrate the base functions of our hardware and related workflow in a customer environment.
• You can diagnose problems and take the necessary actions.
• You are customer oriented.
• You can provide clear information to the customer with respect to action plans & progress.
• You are willing to travel outside your local area (around 50-80%), including other countries.
• You have a positive attitude and consider yourself a team player.
• Candidate needs to be independent and a self-starter
• Responsible for teaching the customer the product’s software. Candidates must be comfortable with computers/technology.

Duties & Responsibilities:
• You service equipment which cover the Company CAM tables.
• You diagnose and repair faulty equipment on site. You take care of the communication with the internal CS departments and end-customer.
• You conduct repair visits, installations, and trainings.
• You instruct the customer about the day-to-day use and maintenance of their hardware equipment and software collateral.
• You complete intervention reports, acceptance, including sign-off by the customer.
• You increase Customer Satisfaction by conducting courtesy visits, organizing follow-up calls, and exhibiting professionalism when on customer sites.
• You work in close collaboration with the Hardware support team.
• You facilitate the return flow of spare parts

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Service Technician
Position ID: # EB-1167884154
Date Posted: 8/26/2022 4:06:56 PM
Location: San Francisco, CA
Industry: Manufacturing
Salary: $26 - $26

Job Description

Position Description: Customer Service Engineer (Service Technician)
To support customers with installation, service, operational training, networking, programming training, software training, application training, and laser automation training. The duties are not exclusive of performing the same functions for Punch Press and combination machines, including automated material loading/unloading machines.

Position Details:
Locations: Northern California
Schedule: Monday-Friday 7:00-4:00.
Salary: $26/hr
Travel: Routine travel within assigned territories with occasional overnight stays

Keys to a Successful Interview: Someone who is mechanically and electronically inclined. Much of this position is going to be based on responding to the customer’s troubleshooting needs. They have had trouble in the past with unreliable candidates that do not stay for a long period of time. Candidates must understand the travel requirements and emphasize career longevity in the interview. The hiring manager needs to feel that candidates are mechanically inclined, with some experience, and that they fully understand what is expected of them.

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