Field Service Engineer, California

This role will be responsible for a variety of service-related functions including, but not limited to, the repair, maintenance, and installation of all products

Do you enjoy tinkering with scientific instruments and solving problems? This is your opportunity to travel to a diverse group of labs, meet different people and see various instrument applications at work with a globally diverse mix of visionary thinkers, creative problem-solvers, and detail-loving geeks at one of the world’s top instrumentation companies.


The Service & Installation Engineer will be responsible for a variety of service-related functions including, but not limited to, the repair, maintenance, and installation of all products. Additional responsibilities include the training of customers and company engineers, continued support of those customers through phone and email contact, and at times, product demonstrations for prospective clients.

Location: California

Duties Include:

  • On-site installation, validation, repair, and maintenance of instruments, including Particles Analysis and X-Ray Spectroscopy
  • Providing technical training to customers, technical support personnel, and service engineers
  • Accurate documentation and reporting of all repairs and product failures and, when applicable, providing design change and improvement recommendations
  • The maintenance and control of the engineer’s spare part inventory in accordance with the administrative policies
  • Providing customers and other personnel within the assigned region necessary support and documentation required to effect instrument repairs, maintenance, and installations
  • Travel as required to provide service support to customers and other company personnel

Ideal Skills/Knowledge

  • At least 3 years experience maintaining and troubleshooting electromechanical equipment
  • Educated and/or experienced in the basic principles of electronics
  • Experience with analytical instrumentation or applied knowledge of scientific instruments a plus
  • Able to travel regionally, including overnight travel, need a valid driver’s license
  • A BA/BS degree is preferred but not required
  • Chemistry and related lab experiences are a plus

What To Expect:

  • Stable company that fosters a culture of integrity, global diversity, collaboration, and high achievement
  • Competitive salary and comprehensive medical benefits, including medical, dental, vision, HSA, and 401k with company matching
  • Company car will be provided

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