Field Service Engineer - Ashland, VA

Description

Flexicell, a Pearson Packaging Systems Company, helps high volume manufacturers and distributors primarily in the food and beverage industry to automate their secondary packaging processes. As a pioneer in its field, Flexicell has extensive expertise in the design, manufacture and integration of robotic solutions for picking, packing and palletizing applications. As part of Pearson Packaging Systems, Flexicell supports the entire end-of-line including erecting, packing, sealing, palletizing and full line integration.

The Field Service Engineer will provide technical and programming field support for customer installations and existing equipment. The ideal candidate will troubleshoot programming, electrical and mechanical issues, and provide controls support and engineering staff support as needed. This position requires 90% anticipated travel. Principal responsibilities:

  • Provide in-field and phone support to various customer facilities for equipment service, commissioning, and upgrades
  • Document BOMs, programs, schematics, findings and recommendations to maintain accurate trip reports and support new projects
  • Become a FANUC Certified Service Provider within 18 months of hire date

Qualifications

  • Minimum Associates Degree in automation or robotics
  • Demonstrated experience with automated equipment and at least two of the following: PLCs, HMIs, VFDs, motor control, servos or robotic equipment
  • Familiarity with Allen Bradley RSLogix 500, Allen Bradley RSLogix 5000, Allen Bradley Factory Talk View, and FANUC Robotics TPP
  • Ability to accept responsibility and accountability of new and varied assignments
  • Ability to problem solve and make independent decisions under aggressive project deadlines
  • Strong verbal and written communication and organizational skills
  • Excellent customer relations skills

Benefits

  • Base salary + performance-based incentives
  • Earning potential DOE
  • Top-tier benefit plan including Health, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability, EAP
  • 401K with matching contributions

Pearson Packaging Systems and Flexicell are Equal Opportunity Employers

TO APPLY: Please send your resume to jobs@pearsonpkg.com