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Field Service Technician

TOMRA Food is hiring a Field Service Technician to perform all mechanical, electronics and optical tuning and setup as well as install new or modified equipment at customer facilities to ensure full functionality according to specifications.

Sacramento, USA 27.03.2019
Primary job functions:
  • Install new or modified equipment at customer facilities to ensure full functionality according to specifications.
  • Perform all mechanical, electronics and optical tuning and setup.
  • Analyze, evaluate, and diagnose equipment problems independently.
  • Conduct customer-training sessions on utilization and basic maintenance of system.
  • Service and maintain installed equipment and preventive maintenance visits.
  • Manage and control tools, test equipment, technical documentation and other assigned equipment.
  • Prepare and submit applicable field service documentation.
  • Perform on-call, standby duty and travel as needed.
  • Other duties may include, but are not limited to, instructing/training customers on operation and maintenance of equipment.
  • Note: Essential functions may not be limited to the tasks and responsibilities listed within this section.


Required Skills/abilities:
  • Strong problem solving skills with the ability to work on problems of diverse scope.
  • Assist and support customers in a professional manner.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with customers, internal and external associates, and management.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to deal effectively with. customers in the English language are necessary.
  • Must be able to pass criminal background check.


Physical Requirements:


  • Job requires frequent bending, kneeling and standing
  • Lifting of up to 80 lbs.
  • Working in confined spaces
  • Ability to drive for long distances
  • Ability to distinguish between the full range of colors in the color spectrum
  • No major food allergies that would impede on the job requirements


Work Environment:


  • Ability to work in Food processing plants, farms, cold storage facilities, and outside in high/low temperatures.
  • Ability to relocate for Summer Season-CA Central Valley, or Midwest (corporate housing available)



  • 1-2 years of mechanical experience
  • 1+ years of electrical experience a plus
  • Previous experience interacting with customers
  • Spanish and other languages are a plus




  • Minimum-High School diploma or equivalent
  • Mechatronics background a plus




Position requires travel 50-80%, this can be domestic and international travel.




Ability to drive without restrictions.


How to apply?

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