FIELD SERVICE CONTROLS ENGINEER
NEW HUDSON MI, MI
New Hudson, MI
The Controls Field Service Engineer installs automation systems at customer locations. They also provide customer support with on-site maintenance, troubleshooting, and repair services.
Responsibilities of a Controls Field Service Engineer:
Report to the Service Department Manager for project assignments and to report on daily activity progress and responsibilities.
Work closely with the engineering department and build department in machine de-bug, validation and commission.
Provide assistance to the sales and quoting departments.
Consult with Service Manager, Engineering, and customers to define the scope of projects.
Test and debug automation and electrical systems prior to shipment to customer sites.
Coordinate and perform the installation, startup, validation and commissioning of systems at customer facilities.
Perform preventative and corrective maintenance on installed equipment.
Keep accurate service of call records.
Prepare service/warranty and other reports for customers and internal distribution in a timely manner.
Coordinate with the Documentation Department on a timely basis to ensure that all drawings, manuals, sequence of operation, and PLC and HMI programs are kept current and correct.
Ensure that all field operation work and/or upgrade documentation is updated on the network in the correct project file locations.
Assist in the quotation and technical sales support of control system field service solutions.
Provide product improvement suggestions and customer feedback to Engineering and Management.
Requirements of a Controls Field Service Engineer:
A Bachelor s degree in a related engineering filed or equivalent experience.
2-5 years experience in control systems engineering preferred.
At least 2 years experience in a technical, customer focused, field service position
Firm understanding of motion control systems (robotics, motion control systems, and motion control programming and/or design).
Profiecient with Microsoft Office Suite
The ability to read electrical schematics, controls prints, and mechanical drawings.
Valid Driver s License.
May be required to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
Must be willing to travel.
A drug screen will be required.
Schedule of a Controls Field Service Engineer:
Monday-Friday 8am-5pm with flexed hours as needed.
Compensation of a Controls Field Service Engineer:
$35 to $45/hr
This job requires (or may require) a criminal background check. Convictions and pending felony charges are not an absolute bar to employment and will only be considered if required by law or there is a substantial relationship to the circumstances of the particular job or if bond ability is at issue.
LaJoy Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.