Field Engineer, Services, Denver

Basic Info

Location
Denver, Colorado, USA
Job type
Full-Time
Contract
Regular/Permanent
Service and Maintenance
Professionals ( > 2 years of work experience)

Benefits

  • Retirement plan
  • Life insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Medical insurance
  • Wellbeing program

ABB (ABBN: SIX Swiss Ex) is a pioneering technology leader in power grids, electrification products, industrial automation and robotics and motion, serving customers in utilities, industry and transport & infrastructure globally. Continuing a history of innovation spanning more than 130 years, ABB today is writing the future of industrial digitalization with two clear value propositions: bringing electricity from any power plant to any plug and automating industries from natural resources to finished products. As title partner in ABB Formula E, the fully electric international FIA motorsport class, ABB is pushing the boundaries of e-mobility to contribute to a sustainable future. ABB operates in more than 100 countries with about 147,000 employees. www.abb.com

Industrial Solutions empowers smarter business operations by connecting equipment, software, and services to protect, control, and optimize assets within electrical infrastructures. Across multiple energy-intensive industries, the business provides customers with end-to-end product and service solutions that help ensure the reliability and protection of their electrical infrastructure.
The Field Engineer provides direction and assistance to work group to meet assigned objectives. In this role you will work within defined parameters to make decisions, apply concepts to issues of moderate complexity, and resolve issues through immediate action or short-term planning.

Your responsibilities

  • Perform on-site installation of systems and equipment and ongoing preventive maintenance, repair and calibration after installation
  • Respond to requests for emergency repairs and services to troublesome equipment
  • Provide technical instruction and assistance to customer representatives regarding installation, operation, calibration, repair and maintenance at customer's sites
  • Develop and further expand technical knowledge and expertise, currently recognized industry standards for engineering ability
  • Maintain knowledge of applicable product line warranties and accomplish effective warranty administration
  • Plan, prepare and / or instruct both internal and external training programs as required, to impart and perpetuate field engineering and / or product knowledge in area of specialization
  • Perform administrative functions; such as writing technical reports, ordering materials, securing quotations, preparing job status reports, reports to customers, time sheet and expense sheets on a complete timely, and thorough basis
  • Maintain knowledge of the report system to the extent required for timely and accurate input of field information necessary
  • Provide leadership and technical direction to skilled labor performing work on customer sites
  • Maintain strong safety mindset to assure the executed work reflects the technical requirements within ABB safety standards
  • Maintain knowledge to troubleshoot and provide routine maintenance checkout for wide range of equipment vintage
  • Prepare timely and accurate technical reports for customer records and a reference for future outages

Your background

  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited university or college (or a High School Diploma / GED with a minimum of 4 years of experience in a Field Services role)
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering
  • Familiarity with electrical and mechanical systems including medium and low voltage switchgear, protective relays, transformer, distribution systems, programmable logic controllers, variable speed drives and the safe operation and maintenance of these systems
  • Ability to work effectively with minimum supervision
  • Strong customer service mindset
  • Prior field engineering experience is preferred
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Prior project management experience is preferred
  • Strong project management skills
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Prior field engineering experience is preferred, experience with ABB, GE, Siemens, and Allen Bradley equipment desired
  • Technical skills in Power Delivery Equipment, including transformers, breakers and relays
  • Technical skills in Maintain strong safety mindset to assure the executed work reflects the technical requirements within ABB safety standards
  • Troubleshoot and provide routine maintenance checkout for a wide range of drives, control and power distribution equipment
  • Prepare timely and accurate technical reports for customer records and a reference for future outages
  • Troubleshoot electrical operations and maintenance problems in the drives, control and power distribution technologies
  • Computer skills including Microsoft Outlook/Excel/Word
  • Willingness and ability to travel approximately 60% of the time as required
  • Must Possess a valid driver’s license
  • Candidates must already have a work authorization that allows them to work for ABB in United States

More about us

Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action at ABB

ABB is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, creed, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, citizen status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, marital status, family medical leave status, or protected veterans status. For more information regarding your (EEO) rights as an applicant, please visit the following websites:
http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf
http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/poster.cfm. http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/OFCCP_EEO_Supplement_Final_JRF_QA_508c.pdf

As an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer, applicants may request to review the Affirmative Action Plan of a particular ABB facility between the hours of 9:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M. EST Monday through Friday by contacting an ABB HR Representative at 1-888-694-7762.

Protected veterans and qualified individuals with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access ABB's career site as a result of your disability. You may request reasonable accommodations by calling an ABB HR Representative at 1-888-694-7762 or by sending an email to US-AskHR@abb.com. Resumes and applications will not be accepted in this manner.

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