Permanent position: Field Service Engineer, Chicago, IL - Packaging machine OEM develops,manufactures and markets high-tech packaging equipment. This FSE will have PLC Controls troubleshooting experience and some ROBOTICS experience. You will support customers in their region with installations, troubleshooting and field engineering. You will perform the after-sale service on a variety of Flexible and Rigid packaging equipment, ie. Fillers, baggers, Robotic Palletizer and Stretch Hooders/Stretch wrappers. Competitive Base pay plus OT and commission (Parts and Service). 15-20 hours of OT and 70% travel so 100k+ compensation is common. Pay rate of 32-36/hr depending on level of expertise. Responsibilities for the Field Service Engineer
Requirements for the Field Service Engineer
- The Field Service Specialist positions have been created to handle the most technically challenging installations, field engineering and problem solving assignments
- Troubleshoot Fanuc Robotics and Allen Bradley PLC's
- Install Equipment at Customer sites
- Advise customers in optimizing their equipment
- Manage your own schedule, make travel arrangements.
- Technical degree or any equivalent training that includes mechanical, electrical, controls, hydraulics and pneumatics
- 5+ years experience as an Industrial Maintenance Technician, Field Service Engineer, Packaging Technician, Controls Engineer, etc
- Strong experience PLC troubleshooting required
- Able to troubleshoot Robotics programs, Change Parameters, FANUC preferred
- Experience reading mechanical, pneumatic, hydraulic and electrical drawings
- PalletPRO, Handling PRO, program creation and modification in TP or Karel Language a plus
- Must be willing to travel a minimum of 70% of the time. Minimal weekend work required.
- High compensation.Excellent benefits, OT pay, Commission paid on sales of products and services.
- We have other openings in IN, TX, FL, Philly, IA,CA, KS
- Minimal weekend work required.
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