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Field Service Engineer

Job Title: Field Service Engineer
Department:  Engineering 
Location: Farmington, Connecticut

This position is responsible for performing repair work, troubleshooting problems and commissioning new installations at ebm‑papst customer locations throughout North America.   

Essential Functions of the Job:
The essential functions of this job require the person, with or without reasonable accommodations, to perform the following:

  • Work independently to coordinate and execute mechanical repair work at customer locations as needed
  • Troubleshoot problems in the field by taking simple electrical measurements or using more advanced techniques resulting from training provided  
  • Complete any required documentation including field reports
  • Willingness to travel to customer sites within North America approximately 75% of the time, primarily but not exclusively, during the normal work week.
  • Ability to work in varied work environments including outdoors, on building roofs, in confined spaces, in warm/ cold environments
  • Have a solid mechanical aptitude to perform necessary repair work
  • Maintain basic knowledge of electricity and electrical controls
  • Ability to lift/ move 50lbs and use ladders working from heights.
  • Must possess valid driver’s license
  • Use the following software programs when performing this job:  Microsoft Word, Access and Excel.
  • Perform all other duties as assigned.  


Recommended Education and/or Experience:

  • Bachelor’s of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering or other relevant engineering discipline; experience as a Field Service Engineer preferred but not mandatory


All Employees are Expected To:

  • Follow the Employee Handbook policies and procedures and uphold organizational values.  
  • Contribute to building a positive work environment. 
  • Report for work consistently and on time. 
  • Report to supervision conditions or practices that are unsafe to ebm‑papst and its employees.  


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