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Field Service Technician

Location: Sellersville
Posted on: May 26, 2023

Job Description:


Are you a mechanically inclined individual with a strong electrical background looking for a career change? Solar Manufacturing might be the place for you.

We are looking for a Field Service individual to join our growing team. Our Field Service employees are expected to travel domestically and internationally up to 50% of the time. We are seeking candidates who present a professional demeanor and represent our company well by providing excellent service, attention to detail, and exceeding our customer expectations. Prior mechanical and electrical experience is necessary and PLC/industrial automation software experience is desirable.

Who we are:

Solar Manufacturing is a leader in providing advanced vacuum heat treating furnaces designed and built to be the most energy efficient, cost effective and highest performing furnaces on the market. We are a family-owned company that has been in business for nearly 20 years. We are built on traditional values and care about our employees, their success, and growth with our company.

What we offer you:

At Solar Manufacturing we value the dedicated and committed work of our employees, which is why we give so much in return. In addition to a competitive salary, generous 401K match, and paid time off we offer perks such as:

Health Insurance: We offer top tier medical, dental and vision insurance. Our Independence Blue Cross medical plans offer a zero in network deductible, low copays, and comprehensive prescription plan.

Company Paid Benefits: We offer a 100% company paid life insurance policy as well as short- and long-term disability plans.

Location: We have a brand-new state of the art 50,000-foot facility in an easy to get to location offering clean work environment, ergonomic workstations, and ample off-street parking.

Wellness: We have a wellness program that reimburses our employees quarterly for staying active using a qualifying fitness facility of their choice.

Are you a match?

  • Preferred 2-year technical degree or equivalent technical military training or demonstrated job related knowledge.
  • Minimum of 2 years of field service experience in mechanical, machinery, or electrical repair service and/or installation field.
  • Working knowledge of industrial control systems and PLCs.
  • Strong analytical and trouble shooting skills with ability to problem solve effectively.
  • Ability to coordinate and manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Effective oral and written communication skills and ability to make good judgement decisions.
  • Ability to maintain good attendance.
  • Preferred experience or familiarity with RS Logix or other PLC software
  • Basic to intermediate proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, etc.)
    What your day would be like:
    • Perform pre-shipment furnace commissioning.
    • Perform field furnace commissioning, supervision of installations and customer training.
    • Troubleshoot, problem solve and offer technical support for equipment and system issues both at customer sites and via telephone or web services.
    • Handle warranty repairs, preventive maintenance tasks, pyrometry and vacuum leak detection services, plus hot zone installations and repairs.
    • Be willing to travel up to 50% including some international travel. Due to the nature of our business and customer emergencies, ability to be flexible as needed to travel on short notice and work off-hours.
    • Perform other duties as assigned.
      If this position sounds like a perfect fit for you, please submit your application. We are actively looking for our next great employee and look forward to hearing from you!

      Solar Manufacturing is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Keywords: SOLAR ATMOSPHERES INC., Bethlehem , Field Service Technician, Professions , Sellersville, Pennsylvania

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