Field Service Technician

An immediate opportunity exists for a skilled Field Service Technician.

About the Position

The successful candidate will be responsible for commissioning, diagnosing, maintaining, and repairing industrial and laboratory equipment. Most activities take place at the customer’s site. You will be trained on the products we offer and be expected to maintain and continuously improve technical equipment knowledge.


  • Repair and commission machine systems and components

  • Train customers on the proper equipment use and maintenance

  • Complete reports and forms required with work assignments on time

  • Communicate problems and solutions to supervisor and customers

  • Utilize computer programs to effectively complete assignments

  • Follow all safety rules and regulations when performing work duties

  • Complete competency assessments as required

  • Analyze customer complaints and identify solutions

  • Support escalation of issues between Customer & Engineering

  • Resolve technical issues via telephone when in the office.

  • Provide periodic in-house support to our manufacturing and engineering teams.

  • Present a positive and professional image

  • Travel approximately 75% domestically and internationally. (Periodically, travel may reach 100%.)

  • Provide after-hours customer support as needed

Required Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot, repair, and commission electromechanical equipment.

  • Demonstrated experience with low and medium voltage equipment, and high-pressure gas systems

  • Work well under pressure. Demonstrate positive team attitude.

  • Demonstrated problem solving skills and independent decision-making capabilities

  • Basic computer skills required

  • Able to work independently, with minor supervision.

  • Manage business travel arrangements efficiently

  • Strong communications skills (written/verbal) and presentation skills required

  • Demonstrated task prioritization and organization skills is a must

  • Current U.S. passport required

Physical demands and abilities:

  • Light physical effort with frequent lifting or moving of lightweight materials and use of hand tools.

  • Standing, kneeling, and bending required during a typical workday

  • Occasionally lifting components up to approximately fifty pounds may be required

  • Possess a full range of manual dexterity to assemble parts or pieces together quickly and accurately.

  • Perform assembly operations in small and overhead spaces

  • Vision abilities to be able to perform intricate repair operations

Education and/or Experience

  • Associates degree in related field preferred, but not required.

  • A minimum of 3 years demonstrated, hands-on experience in electromechanical equipment repair, including the ability to read and interpret wiring diagrams, schematics, and fluid process diagrams.

  • Should have 1-2 years’ experience working directly with external customers in a field support role and be able to provide excellent customer service via the telephone and email.

The above statements reflect the principal functions of the position, and shall not be construed as a detailed description of all work requirements that may be inherent in the job.

Proton OnSite provides comprehensive health and insurance benefits for its employees. The Company also offers competitive paid vacation time, sick leave, and holidays.

The Company has a published Code of Conduct that all employees are expected to follow.


  • Proton will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States. This is not a position for which sponsorship will be provided.

  • Individuals with temporary visas such as E, F-1, H-1, H-2, L, B, J, or TN or who need sponsorship for work authorization now or in the future, are not eligible for hire.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Due to the high volume of resumes we receive, we are not able to respond personally to every application. However, we do review every resume, and will be sure to contact you if we think there is a possible fit.

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