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Human Resources
USA Headquarters Festo Corporation

395 Moreland Road

P.O. Box 18023

Hauppauge, NY 11788


     (631) 435-0800

     (631) 435-0576

Festo US Career Opportunities

Field Service Technician

  • Job Tracking ID: 512241-570088
  • Job Location: Mason, OH
  • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
  • Level of Education: 2 year degree
  • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
  • Date Updated: June 07, 2017
  • Years of Experience: 2 - 5 Years
  • Starting Date: ASAP

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Job Description:

  • Summary of job contents
  • The Field Service Technician (FST) provides technical onsite support and training to customers. In this customer facing role,  FST‘s are expected to spend a large percentage (50% to 80%)of their time visiting customers to provide technical product support and onsite repairs. 

    • Key accountabilities
    • Work closely with the Service Manager and Service Coordinator to ensure the customers‘ expectations are met.
    • Willingness to travel at a moments notice.
    • Some international travel may be required.
    • Capable of communicating technical issues encountered onsite.
    • Will troubleshoot system failures and repair as needed.
    • Perform installations to ensure machines and equipment are installed in accordance to specifications.
    • Perform or train customers on the maintenance of their equipment
    • Provides technical support and training on Festo products, if required, during customer visits.
    • Will assist the Customer Solutions and/or RSC divisions when not in the field.
    • Other tasks and responsibilities may be assigned as required.

     Core dimensions

     FST will perform onsite repairs, to ensure the end user’s system is brought back to an operational state.

    • Will provide maintenance training to customers on products, as needed.
    • Provides basic technical support for Festo products (i.e Valve Terminals, Cylinders, Air Preparation, etc.)

Experience and Skills:

  • Minimum 3-5 years related experience.
  • Computer skills required.
  • Mechanical aptitude with a working knowledge of electronics, pneumatics and motion controls.
  • Capable of interpreting mechanical, electrical and pneumatic drawings.
  • Associates Degree from a technical College or University. Equivalent knowledge gathered through work experience will be considered.
  • Experience in automation within the machine tool industry. 
  • Allen Bradley PLC, Siemens PLC, and/or knowledge of Festo PLC and HMI a plus.

Festo Corporation is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, and those laws, directives, and regulations of Federal, State and Local governing bodies or agencies. For your reference: EEO is the Law Poster