Field Service Technician
- 2711 Alaskan Way, Seattle, WA, United States
- FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Instron® is a global organization that designs, manufactures, sells and services materials testing systems. Instron is a clear global leader in materials testing applications and its leadership in the marketplace is continually expanding. You will find that our established strength, commitment to our core values and team focus provides an engaging work environment and offers exceptional opportunities for personal and career development.
We have an opportunity for a highly motivated person whose work will reflect Instron’s commitment to customer satisfaction. Working from home, within the Seattle area, you will be responsible for traveling to customer sites to perform a variety of services including verification, preventative maintenance, repair, and installation / training, on a wide range of Instron’s products.
You will be provided with a company vehicle, appropriate tools/equipment, including a laptop computer cell phone, tablet, and the assurance that you have the support of well-established service operation. Overnight travel to other areas of the country for training purposes and based on business need will be required at times. Travel up to 50% of the time (at times) can be expected.
Successful applicants will have a technical degree and knowledge of electro–mechanical and hydraulic systems and principles. Also, the ability to read, comprehend, and interpret basic technical information involving mechanics, electronics, hydraulics and materials science is required. Must be able to interpret blueprints and schematics, understand electrical, mechanical and electronic systems and be familiar with PC’s including operating systems and Windows applications. This role requires a high level of autonomy, as well as superior organizational, time management and customer service skills. Prior field service or materials testing lab experience a plus, but not required.
Take this opportunity to join a successful team where you can make an immediate impact. Enjoy excellent on and off the job training, a competitive salary, and a generous benefits package that includes health, dental, life and LTD insurance, 401k (with match), and a 100% tuition reimbursement program.
Instron is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.