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$80,000 - $85,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
May 21, 2018
Job ID
Job Description

Field Service & Engineering Manager - IMMEDIATE HIRE

Position is for a Service & Engineering Manager to oversee and manage Field Service Technicians; to collectively support our North American Customers, facilitate communication between our factory and out technicians, to best serve our customers; providing service and consultation to our customers for our products, repair, maintenance and installation services on existing and/or newly acquired ID/OD CNC Grinding Machines and Turn-Key cells installations.  Additional consultative service related to Grinding Process and overall Process Development.  
Management skills a requirement, language skills a plus (Italian and Spanish).
Management and Service Responsibilities
Manage Service Team to perform:
  • Prior to arrival at field assignment location, study, plan and prepare for field work based on the scope of work, drawings and specification.
  • Machine preparation at factory, to ready the machine / Turn-Key Cells for customer pre-acceptance commissioning.
  • Provide advisory service during installation, checkout, start-up and commissioning.
  • Perform commissioning service on customer site.
  • Coordinate field activity with the customer and/or the customer’s contractor(s) to maintain the specified schedule.
  • Troubleshoot mechanical problems and advise on corrective action and repairs.
  • Keep accurate records regarding job progress, delays, problems, deliveries, changes, extras and engineering.
  • Submit internal daily/weekly or project based reports covering activity at the customer location.
  • Perform training of the clients personnel in mechanical, operational and maintenance of the equipment.
  • Be expected to answer customer phone calls after normal business hours as required.
  • Minimum of 4 Years of field of engineering with equivalent experience, specific experience in Production ID/OD Grinding Process.  A preference would be for the candidate to be related to the Bearing or Automotive Industries.  Competent knowledge of CNC Grinding machines, their process, maintenance and repair. 
  • Valid Driver’s License.
  • Valid Passport.
  • Mechanical and/or electrical and instrumentation knowledge and abilities a must.
  • Ability to read and interpret imperial and metric tape measure's, dial indicators, calipers, micrometers, and hydraulic, electrical and pneumatic drawings.
  • Ability to travel with extended duration's (1 week to 4 weeks), both domestically or abroad.  First year will require additional travel to our factory in Italy for training (3-week visits).
  • Ability to complete assigned tasks with minimal supervision.
  • Must have a talent for working with other people effectively; fellow employees, customers and contractors.
  • Capability of making quick, accurate decisions relative to problem solution and problem liability.
  • A basic ability on ACAD or similar programs.
  • Familiar with Siemens and/or Fanuc PLC or CNC programming on a troubleshooting level.
  • The person must be computer literate, MS Office.
  • Bi-Lingual a plus, but not required.  Factory is located in Italy.
Qualified candidates will need to have all the above experience to be considered for this position, and be prepared to submit an up-to-date resume and personal and professional references.