WesTech Engineering, Inc.
  • 25-Aug-2017 to 25-Sep-2017 (MST)
  • U8-MICROFLOC/General Filters
  • Ames, IA, USA
  • Hourly
  • Full Time

Excellent Benefit Package!

Westech Engineering Inc. has an immediate need for a Field Service Technician 1 position. If you are mechanically inclined and looking for an exciting position with travel opportunities, this is a great way to sharpen your skills and learn more in the field. We will train on the job.


Field Service Technician Position Summary: Visit various job sites throughout the U.S. and internationally performing field service duties.



Essential Job Functions

• Startup of equipment, mechanical trouble shooting of problems and training of plant personnel • Conduct shop inspections, installation of structural steel components at jobsite, erection and start-up assistance. • Provide warranty repair and problem resolution. • Travel approximately 80% of the time, 90% being domestic, 10% being international, often on weekends and holidays. • Other duties as assigned or requested

Minimum Qualifications Education: High School graduate or equivalent • At least 3 years' experience of mechanical or electrical repairs of equipment in the field • Knowledge of Allen Bradley or Siemens PLC and OIT programming • Ability to resolve basic electric/motor/VFD trouble shooting • Steel fabrication, welding and inspection experience • Ability to read and understand engineering detail drawings • Excellent communication and customer service skills • Excellent grammar, writing and proofreading skills • Organizational and time management skills • Minimum of 25 years of age, valid driver's license and Acceptable Motor Vehicle Record

Preferred Qualifications • Two or four year degree in a mechanical trade program, programming or electrical engineering • Experience detailing of mechanical equipment similar in nature to WesTech equipment

Physical Requirements • Must be able to work at desk computer/phone system • Some lifting may be involved, (50-70 lbs), specifically when in the warehouse area(s) • When at job sites will be required to inspect equipment. This may involve: o Bending/stooping/walking on ladders, walkways, catwalks, (may involve heights) o Exposure to elements; cold, heat, wet, and/or dark. May be in a safety harness o When in fabrication shop, may involve utilizing hands in and around mechanical parts • Comply with all safety regulations • May be required to be clean-shaven for proper respiratory equipment


Learn more about WesTech here to see who we are and what we value!


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