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Field Service Engineer - Switchgear

Job Description

Siemens is looking for a field service engineer to perform emergency repairs, warranty service, startup and commissioning support of electrical power distribution and control equipment. This person will work onsite at a customer location in Madison, WI, so the ideal location of this person would be in the Madison.

At Siemens, we live and foster an ownership culture, in which every employee takes personal responsibility for our company’s success. We utilize lean principles to continually improve our processes and customers’ experience. We trust and empower our employees to act as owners, make decisions and innovate to succeed. We communicate openly and honestly to learn from our failures and celebrate our successes. We recognize individual and team achievements frequently. We invest in our team members, offering a wide variety of internal and external development opportunities.

Key Responsibilities
• Correcting and logging resolution of client identified warranty and quality control issues.
• Provide operation and installation training.
• Providing technical support for field startup pretesting using typical electrical test equipment and program uploading, firmware update installation and operational operation testing of GUI PLC and Relay devices.
• Provide mechanical system repairs and modifications.
• Supporting administrative and planning meetings with clients and contribute to performance improvement.
• Monitoring and ensuring compliance with all safety policies, procedures, guidelines and laws.

Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience
• 10 years in diverse field service and / or industrial or construction engineering technical support.
• Strong background in 600V rated electrical power experience with most types of switchgear.
• Reading schematics and blueprints for power control, automation and customer technical support.
• Proficient in dealing with client interactions and completing projects on time and within budget guidelines
• Excellent customer service, time management and follow-up skills
• Must be self-directed and very committed to customer satisfaction
• Must be able to operate all types of test equipment
• Work effectively with internal and external customers and peers to resolve client issues

Other Requirements:
• Potential to travel is up to 75%.
• Valid driver’s license and record that meets company requirements
• Ability to work flexible hours, weekends, holidays and night work as required
• Availability for out-of-town work.
• Must have willingness to learn and accept feedback
• Demonstrated ability to manage multiple priorities
• Must have mindset of continuous improvement


Organization: Smart Infrastructure

Company: Siemens Industry, Inc.

Experience Level: Mid-level Professional

Job Type: Full-time



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