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Field Service Engineer - Irvine, CA

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: : BBBH133072
  • Location: USA, California, Irvine
  • Sector: Water, Utilities
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Date posted: 20/09/2018

Spencer Ogden is currently hiring for a Field Service Engineer in Irvine California for our client doing on site support, service, and installations.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Execute the assigned service activities for the (Client) and process equipment range of products for the USA, organizations and engineering companies to maintain our equipment to a customer's high level of expectation.

Undertake direct on-site service, support and installation to our customers in a timely manner as required, (will involve travel).

Sales support is also an important focus area in this role to help us promote our equipment & services by performing customer demonstrations, trade shows, following up sales opportunities and any other related activity as required.

GENERAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

High School/G.E.D with additional specialized/technical training or college courses along with the following experience.

10+ years' experience of servicing laboratory based equipment, providing support and self-managing.

Experience in the service industry, customer focused, neat and tidy appearance and polite nature.

Good knowledge of digital circuits, wiring, programming logic, electrical components, electronics, processors and mathematics.

Commissioning and validation experiences are a plus

A mechanical strong knowledge in instrumentation is required.

Understanding of water chemistry.

Understanding of water purification technologies and there applications

SKILLS:

Read and explain a flow diagram

Safe working Electrical Practice

Advanced Mechanical Skills

Advanced electrical/electronic Skills (Including PLC)

Pipe work Fabrication

DECISION MAKING:

Authority to replace parts, resolving local issue in a timely manner in accordance with customer expectations.

Assignments are in the form of small goals or areas of responsibility. There is a little latitude for decision making

Interpret and/or evaluate information and/or create analytical approaches.

INNOVATION/PLANNING/BUDGET:

Monitor our product performance and service offering,

COMMUNICATION SKILLS/TEAMWORK/PARTICIPATION:

Written communication is imperative; the employee will be required to communicate through emails with other employees, supervisors, managers and clients. Will also be required to write up site reports.

WORKING CONDITIONS:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

This position requires the ability to coordinate basic motor skills with dexterous hand/finger movements to manipulate standard office equipment and perform tasks such as keyboarding.

Physical demands for this job include the ability to undertake Service work on ELGA and other equipment as required in the field using basic instrumentation like (but not limited to) electrical multi-meters, conductivity meters, chemistry test kits, pliers, screwdrivers, wrenches and other hand and electric tools as required to work on the water purification equipment, care must be taken when lifting heavy equipment.

Occupational risks are a reality. The employee may be at risk in a lab/other environment from things happing around them as well as the equipment they are working on, dangers such as cuts, exposure to hazardous gas/chemicals & electrical conditions, falls due to water hazards need to be taken into consideration.

National travel is required, may involve up to 50% travel and last minute flights to support team efforts; duration depends on purpose of trip. International travel may also be required.

Spencer Ogden is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.