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Field Service Engineer in Saline, MI at GTA

Date Posted: 5/5/2018

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Job Description

GTA is unable to hire candidates that require H1-B visas to work in the U.S. If you require an H1-B, please don't apply.

Title: Field Service Engineer
Job ID:
Location: Saline, MI
Base Compensation: Open and Competitive
Additional Benefits: Healthcare, Dental, Vision, 401(k), company paid holidays and more!
Type of hire: Direct / Permanent
Travel Requirements: 75% - domestic and some international (Canada, Brazil and Europe)

Position Responsibilities:
  • Install, test, commission and supervise customer base regarding equipment
  • Troubleshoot, repair, re-program, maintain, and improve production performance of equipment throughout the installed base
  • Perform preventive maintenance tasks
  • Complete detailed service reports and accurate expenses
Position Requirements:
  • A minimum of 4 years of experience in field service, integration, and/or manufacturing engineering of automation capitol equipment
  • Ability to perform mechanical, electrical (mechatronics), and pneumatic installation and build of equipment.
  • Microsoft Office experience and other PC-based industrial automation software tools
  • Ability to troubleshoot and make system parameter changes using PLC, HMI, and robotic motion control servo systems. (ABB, Allen Bradley (Rockwell), Beckhoff, FANUC, Omron, Siemens (840D), Yaskawa-Motoman
  • Start-up and debug initial commissioning and final field validation.
  • Ability to lead / supervise contracted labor during installations or as needed.

Please acknowledge that you understand that your answers to the following questionnaire will be part of your submittal to our client, and that you will answer each question as thoroughly and professionally as possible.
  1. This position requires extensive travel (local, domestic and some international). Are you willing and able to travel 75%?
  2. On a scale from 1-10, can you please rate your knowledge and experience in the following:
    • ABB
    • Allen Bradley (Rockwell)
    • Beckhoff
    • FANUC
    • Omron
    • Siemens (840D)
    • Yaskawa-Motoman
  3. Please describe your ideal work culture.
  4. What is the highest level of education you have completed? Which field of study is this degree in and from which university did you graduate?
  5. Are you currently working? If not, when was your last day of employment?
  6. Can you please list why you left or why you are looking to leave your most recent employer?
  7. What is your 'acceptable” and 'ideal base” compensation for this position? We would like to make sure we don't price you out of consideration, but you know what the numbers are that you need (Please Do Not put negotiable)
  8. When would you be available to interview and start this position, if selected?
  9. If you currently do not live near the job location and the commute is too far for you, are you willing and able to relocate at your own expense?
  10. Do you require a visa sponsorship? If you currently have sponsorship, other than a TN visa, please state the type of sponsorship and when it will expire. Please give month and year. If you are able to receive extensions to the sponsorship, please note how many additional years.

Please note that if you are a current GTA employee or have been placed by GTA at one of our clients, we will not be able to entertain moving you. However, we are hopeful that you may know someone else who is qualified and as such you would still be eligible for our generous referral bonus program detailed below.

If you are able to refer a person we do hire, we can offer up to $250 for contractors after they are on the job for 90 days and up to $500 for direct hires after they are on the job between 90 days to 180 days, depending on customer payment terms