VLS GROUP INC. is a growing technology company servicing the Automotive, Consumer Goods and Steel industries. We have an immediate need for a self motivated and dynamic individual who thrives in solving complex manufacturing issues and problems.
The Field Service Engineer Automation and Controls will possess both technological and business skills. The ability to communicate with engineering as well as manufacturing clients is required and the desire to meet and work with people of different business backgrounds are essential qualifications.
Excellent communications skill, both written and verbal, in English are required. Requires frequent travel.
Specific Responsibilities :
Responsibilities include troubleshooting, commissioning, start-up, testing, preventive maintenance, and repair services of PLC Systems and Automation Controllers, VFD, Motion Control, Industrial and Electrical / Electronic equipment, industrial networks and field devices and sensors.
Writing technical and activity reports. Providing status progress reports. Competent with MS Office and computer systems.
Provide phone support and at client site as required and be able to determine the most economical and efficient support approach to satisfy customers and create customer loyalty.
Work effectively in a fast paced self sufficient environment and be able to follow direction and instructions from project leaders and executive staff.
Ability to maintain a positive and friendly attitude under stressful situations.
Responsible for standard field service documentation :
The Field Service Engineer must have a diverse mechatronics technology background that includes customer interaction.
Minimum of 5 years of experience in a similar field with a preference for previous experience troubleshooting, commissioning, testing, installing and maintaining Industrial Automation and manufacturing systems .
Requires a Bachelor of Science in Electronics / Electrical Engineering Technology or equivalent experience.