The Bergaila Companies

  • Field Service Tech - Med Voltage

    Posted Date 23 hours ago(8/22/2019 5:06 PM)
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  • Overview

    We are currently seeking a Field Service Tech with Medium Voltage experience for a contract opportunity with a prominent Houston- based manufacturing solutions company. 


    The technician responsible to travel for building, installing, troubleshooting and repairing Electrical, & Industrial Automation systems with a focus on Medium Voltage power systems. Must be able to understand, perform maintenance and troubleshoot medium voltage systems. Experience with MV switch gear, generators, breakers, etc. and low voltage systems a plus.


    The Field Service Tech - Med Voltage will also be responsible for:


    - New equipment startups, electrical, instrumentation, automation I/O check, cold and hot testing, and some mechanical assembly may be required

    - Troubleshoot and pinpoint system and drive problems, repair and perform maintenance as needed for customer operation

    - Communicate technical information effectively and help manage controls, instrumentation, and electrical portions of projects, VFD knowledge required

    - Provide technical assistance to customers and fellow shop employees in person, over the phone and through email

    - Develop customer relationships for ongoing service opportunities

    - Other duties as assigned



    - Associates Degree in Mechanical or Electrical or equivalent in experience; Bachelors Degree preferable in Electrical Engineering

    - Prior experience in customer service areas and working with public

    - Electrical system experience (troubleshooting and rebuilding components) preferred

    - Required technical skills (minimum of 5 years of experience of the following):

    - Fluent with PLC’s, VFD’s, process controllers, instruments, and other electrical devices

    - Ability to service and troubleshoot electrical and controls systems up to 15kv, but most work will fall around 6kv

    - Up to date knowledge of technology including but not limited to electrical, controls and willingness to learn and implement new technology when required

    - Familiar with general industrial codes and requirements including but not limited to electrical and controls/instrumentation

    - Ability to work efficient and safely independently with little or no supervision

    - Ability to identify best practices and recommend solutions for electrical, controls/instrumentation, PLC's, VFD's, Pneumatic, hydraulic etc.

    - Ability and willingness to learn new tasks not limited to electrical and controls

    - Ability to communicate technical support and scheduling well with customers, colleagues, and management in person, over the phone and through email

    - Ability to handle stressful situations, loud environments and working on your feet for a prolonged period of time safely

    - Good interpersonal skills/ dealing with people in a positive manner

    - Knowledgeable in the operations of VFD’s and Medium voltage systems

    - Ability to lift 50-70 lbs.

    - Self-starter

    - Ability to stay focused while working closely with others

    - Excellent communication skills both written and oral

    - Working knowledge of Word and Excel





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