About the Role
Systems Manufacturing company located in Pittsburgh, PA is seeking a highly motivated individual for a Field Service Technician position.
Chemco Systems specializes in the design and manufacturing of bulk chemical storage handling and feed systems for the Carbon Capture industry, Water and Waste water treatment industries, and industrial air & water pollution treatment. These systems require precise, automated controls through the use of system PLCs. Chemco’s systems typically consist of combining dry powders with water creating various slurries. Typical systems consist of material storage, feeding, weighing, mixing and pumping along with all instrumentation and custom programmed logic for each system.
The Field Service Engineer role is for a self-starter that receives assignments and performs duties with little guidance from management.
You do not need to be based in Pittsburgh to be considered although it is a plus.
Provide mechanical and electrical support during start-up phases of project. This includes ensuring functional operation of the system, verification of operational performance, and review of the basic operational functions of the equipment.
Trouble shoot existing systems, recommend upgrades, and establish/maintain customer relations
Perform maintenance and operator training.
Ensure troubleshooting tasks in mechanical, electrical / electronic, fluid and pneumatic systems.
Document service activities on a daily basis. Tracks expenses and submits reports to main office on a job-by-job basis.
Consistently seek and suggest methods to improve systems and processes within the organization. This includes reports on field observations/trends, design limitation, etc. for reliability improvements on systems.
Ensure the companies policies and guidelines are adhered to at all times.
65-70%+ travel required.
An associate’s degree or technical certificate in a relevant field or previous experience in a similar role is preferred.
Must be able to read blueprints, wiring schematics and piping & instrumentation diagrams.
Excellent problem-solving skills
Proficient in the use of mechanical and electrical measuring instruments.
Excellent communication, interpersonal and diagnostic skills.
Ability to work well independently.
Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and PowerPoint) and Windows (network configuration).
Understanding of Programmable Logic Controller language (ladder logic & function block logic).
Valid driver’s license.
Chemco Systems offers a variety of employee perks, which are bundled into an employee benefits package including all of the following listed below.
End of year performance based bonus
Competitive salary - $85,000 - $120,000+ a year - Full-time
Annual Dental & Vision allowance
401K/Retirement Planning with 401K matching up to a certain percentage.
Continued education and professional development
Equal Opportunity Employer:
Chemco Systems, L.P. is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, age, national origin, religion, physical and mental disability, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity/assignment, citizenship, pregnancy or maternity, protected veteran status, or any other status prohibited by applicable national, federal, state or local law. Chemco Systems promotes a drug-free workplace.