Apple & Associates, Inc.
70,000 - $75,000
Seeking a skilled Field Service Technician or Equipment Service/Repair professional with strong hands-on mechanical aptitude with liquid handling equipment installation, troubleshooting and repair, pipefitting, electrical, or instrumentation experience, ideally in an industrial, commercial, or manufacturing plant environment. Prior exposure to water treatment, chemical handling, commercial HVAC, boilers, cooling towers, and/or capital equipment system installations is a plus. As a Senior Equipment Technician
you will work closely with customers and Sales Account Managers in a defined territory within the San Francisco Bay Area to complete service support functions that include equipment setup, inventory control, on-site water testing and analyses, specialty chemical product evaluations and selection, and daily troubleshooting of operational issues related to water and energy utilities. You will also help your Commercial, Institutional, Manufacturing, and Light Industrial customers achieve their longer-term strategic goals of plant/facility sustainability.
Our client is the worldwide leader in technical innovation having core expertise in water, air, and energy management solutions. They promote from within and offer a wide range of career opportunities on a global basis. Due to strong profitable growth they have several expansion positions located throughout the country. Please inquire about other openings in different locations that may be of interest!
High School diploma required; Associates degree or Trade certification or higher preferred.
3+ years of Plant Maintenance, Electrical/Mechanical Technician, Field Service, or Equipment Installation/Repair experience.
Well-rounded trade skills desired, such as electrical, mechanical, pipefitting, fabrication/assembly, troubleshooting and repair of pumps, valves, piping, instrumentation, control systems, or process equipment.
Prior experience in water treatment, chemical handling, commercial HVAC, laboratory testing, or engineering & construction is a plus, but not required.
Knowledge or exposure to high/low pressure industrial boilers, condensers, chillers, cooling towers, heat exchangers, HVAC systems, waste treatment operations, specialty chemicals, filtration systems, ultra filtration (UF), reverse osmosis (RO), deionization (DI), sludge presses, and/or clarifiers is a plus, but not required.
Good math skills and competency with computers.
Excellent customer service demeanor and effective oral/written communication skills.
Ability to adjust quickly to rapidly changing priorities and service needs.
Valid driver’s license with good driving record.
Compensation includes a very attractive base salary commensurate with experience, company vehicle, excellent benefits, and matching 401K. Local Bay Area candidates only please.
At Apple & Associates, we understand that relationships are what make us stand apart. Whether you are a client or a candidate, you are an extension of the Apple & Associates’ family. Many of our recruiters have been with the company since its earliest days. They take great pride in the relationships they build; always emphasizing high standards, ethics and quality service. Our President, Debi Apple started her recruiting career in Aiken, South Carolina. She quickly became a top producer and leading authority in recruiting for the medical device, pharmaceutical and consumer product industries. Her passion and drive led her to open Apple & Associates in 1993. Under her leadership, Apple & Associates has grown to be one of the leading recruiting firms in these industries. Our company is proud to represent two of the largest medical device and pharmaceutical companies in the U.S., Covidien (formerly known as Tyco Healthcare) and our first and longtime client, Becton Dickinson. Now headquartered in Chapin, South Carolina, Apple & Associates has offices from coast to coast, offering regional recruiting expertise throughout the U.S. and Latin America. Our searches and permanent placements represent all levels, from CEO to staff level positions.