Electrical Field Service Engineer
Company: Orion Talent
Posted on: November 18, 2022
Company Description: Our client is a safe provider of
comprehensive technical services for electrical power systems and
equipment. As the largest independent provider of electrical
testing, maintenance, repair, commissioning, engineering and
training services in North America, they serve all industry sectors
from our 38 offices throughout the U.S. and Canada. From federal
energy compliance and substations testing to power system studies
and substation design and commissioning, our client is fully
prepared to safely address any critical power needs. If it's in the
electrical system, our client does it.
Position: Electrical Field Service Engineer
Location: Prineville/Bend, OR
Our client is currently seeking an experienced Electrical Field
Service Technician to support service offerings in the
Prineville/Bend, OR area. Candidates must live or be willing to
live within 40 miles of this area to be considered for this
position. As an Electrical Field Service Technician, you will
troubleshoot, test, and inspect complex electrical systems, and
moderately complex relay calibration and power metering. You will
operate all types of test equipment and have some experience in
coordination of electrical systems. You will be expected to
establish, promote, and maintain strong rapport with your customers
and sales representatives by assuring customer satisfaction through
visits and site surveys. The selected candidate will respond
professionally to emergency calls at all times (including holidays
and weekends) within specified response times, maintain and monitor
parts stock and complete and submit all necessary reporting
paperwork in a timely manner. You will schedule and maintain
preventative maintenance visits and stay current in all aspects of
equipment improvements and new technology. On occasion, you may
only work a 4-6 hour day but will be paid for 40-hour workweek. All
calls made before 8AM or after 5PM are paid as overtime at a rate
of time and a half. It is important to note that this position
requires limited supervision, so you must be confident in your
skills and have the discipline and technical skill to work without
Duties and Responsibilities include:
? Perform all aspects of testing and maintenance of electrical
power distribution systems.
? Perform instrument transformer tests, power transformer testing,
automatic transfer switch troubleshooting, generator testing, power
meter calibration and high voltage circuit breaker testing.
? Troubleshooting capabilities, relay calibration, use of load and
power quality recording instrumentation, infrared scanners, medium
voltage breaker and switchgear testing.
? Test and troubleshoot complex electrical systems, moderately
complex relay systems and power metering.
? Perform start-up services on switchgear up through the 230kV
? May perform power system studies including short circuit, arc
flash and protective device coordination.
? Write complete, detailed reports promptly at end of project using
a computer, and accurately process job billing.
? Represent the Company as a lecturer on technical topics.
? May perform complex analysis and evaluative tasks necessary to
complete equipment-labeling projects consistent with recognized
industry and international standards, local jurisdiction
requirements and Company procedures.
? Take an active role in business development and expansion.
? Maintain strong client relationships
? Perform all functions pertaining to a written job proposal to a
client, including estimate of man-hours and expenses, and
development of scope and pricing.
Requirements: A technical background in the electronics or
electrical field. In-depth knowledge of electrical theory, power
backup systems and electrical system troubleshooting. UPS system
experience is a definite plus. Be adept at reading diagrams and
prints and possess strong interpersonal skills and the ability to
work well with customers. You must have a valid state driver's
license with no major legal/traffic infractions.
Compensation and Benefits: First year compensation will exceed
$65,000 and with the certifications achieved in your first year of
work and training, you can expect your second year to be $75,000+.
You will have a company vehicle (Van) including all expenses
associated when you are on the job. Sigma Six Solutions offers
flexible Medical/Dental/Vision/Prescription coverage, paid holidays
and vacation and additional perks!
Keys to a successful interview: Sigma Six Solutions is looking for
a responsible individual who can work well with customers, resolve
service issues, deal with adversity and has a strong technical
background. If you do not have industry experience, you must be
able to demonstrate basic electrical/electronic experience. You
must be able to demonstrate that you have researched the
corporation and UPS theory and systems. Aside from a technical
background, you should display the following traits:
? Customer Focus - Must be dedicated to meeting the expectations
and requirements of internal and external customer. In this role,
you will get first-hand customer information and use it for
improvements in products and services. Be prepared to act with
customers in mind and establish and maintain effective
relationships with customers.
? Decision Quality - Must make good decisions based upon a mixture
of analysis, wisdom, experience, and judgment; most of your
solutions and suggestions should turn out to be correct and
accurate when judged over time. ERS wants the type of leader who is
often sought out by others for advice and solutions.
? Problem Solving - Must use rigorous logic and methods to solve
difficult problems with effective solutions. The right person for
this role probes all fruitful sources for answers, can see hidden
problems and is excellent at honest analysis. You will be expected
to look beyond the obvious and not stop at first answers.
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