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Field Service Technician

TOMRA Food is hiring a Field Service Technician.

Sacramento, USA 07.03.2018
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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