Siemens Careers

Field Service Technician (Medium Voltage Drives)

Houston, Texas; Houston, Texas
Customer Services

English (US)

Job Description

Division: Digital Factory
Business Unit: Customer Services DF & PD
Requisition Number: 226458
Primary Location: United States-Texas-Houston
Other Locations: United States-Texas-Houston
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Senior level
Education Required Level: Associate's Degree / College Diploma
Travel Required: 100%

Division Description:

Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is organized in nine Divisions: Power and Gas, Wind Power and Renewables, Energy Management, Building Technologies, Mobility, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives, Healthineers and Financial Services.

The Siemens Digital Factory Division offers a comprehensive portfolio of seamlessly integrated hardware, software and technology-based services in order to support manufacturing companies worldwide in enhancing the flexibility and efficiency of their manufacturing processes and reducing the time to market of their products.

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Job Description:

Position Overview

Coordinates, manages, implements and/or performs service for new equipment installation, equipment, or system repairs/upgrades on medium voltage variable frequency drives.


Leads the most complex equipment installation, commissioning, trial runs, investigative tests, repairs and overhauls. Leads the most complex product and service training

to customers. Completes required documents of all installations, inspections,

maintenance and repair work, and failures. Leads the most complex service or systems calls and interfaces with customer personnel to provide quality

service and feedback on problem evaluation and resolution. Guides assessment of the most complex installation and service of product/equipment

performance based on field support data and designs modifications or improvements. May  assist in developing scope of work and cost estimates for service or system proposals.

Performs the most complex and technically demanding work within technical or paraprofessional area. Preempts potential problems and provides

effective solutions in reaction to application of concepts, techniques, knowledge, or processes. Independently seeks solutions complex and unusual

problems before contacting others.

Required Skills & Education

Associate’s degree

15+ years of successful experience and successful demonstration in working with Medium Voltage Drives

Specialized skill training/certification may be required in working with Medium Voltage Drives

Successfully demonstrates extensive knowledge in Variable Frequency Drives (VFD)

1-2 years of vocational technical training                                                                                           

May provide expert advice, training, and technical assistance to support staff and train lower level employees

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