Variable Frequency Drive - Field Service Technician

Job Description

Organization: Portfolio Companies
Business Unit: Large Drives Applications
Requisition Number: 244221
Primary Location: United States--
Other Locations: United States-Pennsylvania-New Kensington
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Senior level
Education Required Level: Associate's Degree / College Diploma
Travel Required: 100%

Division Description:

Siemens Digital Factory offers a comprehensive portfolio of seamlessly-integrated hardware software and technology-based services in order to support manufacturing companies worldwide. Siemens PLM Software, a Plano, Texas-based business unit of the Digital Factory Division, is a leading global provider of product lifecycle management (PLM) and manufacturing operations management (MOM) software, systems and services with over nine million licensed seats and more than 77,000 customers worldwide.
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Job Description:

Position Overview

Coordinates, manages, implements and/or performs service for new equipment installations, upgrades, retrofits, preventative maintenance, troubleshooting and training. 



•Perform Commissioning installations, Preventative Maintenance, complex trouble shooting, problem analysis and product specific service on Siemens product line.
•Performs complex maintenance on tools, test equipment, etc.
•Must be proficient with use of various hand tools, torque wrenches, etc.,
•Ability to climb ladders, stairs as required
•Ability to lift heavy objects, bending & reaching as required
•Completes documentation of all work performed – Commissioning, Preventative Maintenance, Upgrades, trouble shooting, etc.


Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience


•8+ years of technical hands on experience specific to electrical measurement equipment

* Associate degree or 1-2 years of vocational technical training preferred. HS diploma or equivalent required
•Working proficiency with electrical measurement equipment including; multimeters, oscilloscopes, and various specialized equipment for communication and network systems.

•Adept at field service, troubleshooting and commissioning activities for Siemens Perfect Harmony VFD’s and Sinamics products.
•Proven troubleshooting techniques and excellent interpersonal communication skills.
•Candidate should be able to read and understand electrical plans, specifications, drawings, and installation schematics.
• 100% Travel required with the position
•Knowledge of Siemens product experience in Perfect Harmony VFDs and Sinamics equipment.


Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience

•Candidate should be familiar with electrical safety PPE and procedures (LOTO, NFPA70E and OSHA regulations.)





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