WesTech Engineering, Inc.
  • 06-Jul-2017 to 01-Sep-2017 (MST)
  • U8-MICROFLOC/General Filters
  • Ames, IA, USA
  • Hourly
  • Full Time

Excellent Benefit Package!

Westech Engineering Inc. has an immediate need for an ENTRY LEVEL Field Service Technician 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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