Equipment Service Technician II (2081) in Maryland Heights, MO at ITW Construction Products

Date Posted: 5/3/2018

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Job Description

Position at Alpine

Alpine, an ITW company, is seeking an Equipment Service Technician to install, troubleshoot and repair mechanical and CNC machinery and equipment; including, but not limited to electronic control panels and related mechanical, electrical or computer equipment, designed and built exclusively by ITW/Alpine at the customer’s location.  The position will be based out of our St. Louis or DFW office location when not traveling.

Alpine, an ITW company, is a leading provider of building component software, equipment, and the industry's best service to truss manufacturers.  Partnering with our customers, we help to improve their businesses and make them more productive.  We are also a leader in delivering software solutions to homebuilders to increase productivity and profitability.

ITW offers its employees a path for advancement, a competitive salary, and a comprehensive benefits package designed to help employees care for themselves, their families, and their futures.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Installs and assembles Alpine equipment such as component saws, large conveyors, and rails at customer sites.
  • Reads and understands manuals, blueprints and  schematic drawings to determine work procedures.
  • Aligns machines and equipment using proprietary procedures and guidelines.
  • Repairs, troubleshoots, calibrates, and lubricates machines and equipment at customer sites.
  • Installs & adjusts computer hardware and software, PLC modules and related operating systems and programs, printers and other electronic equipment, based on specific factory training required for ITW/Alpine Equipment and related proprietary firmware and software.
  • Provides customer training on installed equipment.   Trains operator to run and maintain equipment. Familiarizes customer with service manual and computer interface. Monitors customer’s work to provide guidance and answer questions.
  • Works in the office when not traveling, performing all tasks as required to provide customer service. Will take customer orders and perform troubleshooting with customers by phone and online computer connection.

Job Requirements

:

  • 2+ years of experience working on industrial equipment
  • 2+ years of related college coursework preferred
  • 2+ years’ experience with: mechanical, electrical, electronic, computer, motion control systems, firmware, software, and related components and systems preferred
  • Experience with installing and training customers on automated equipment preferred
  • Possess/maintain valid driver’s license and maintain a clear Motor Vehicle Report (MVR)
  • Extensive travel required (60-80% ), US and Canada including weekends, as necessary.
  • Must be able to obtain the appropriate visa/work documentation to enable travel to customer’s location to perform work as necessary and wherever assigned worldwide.
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs.

ITW is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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