Field Service Technician - Mechanical

Uhlmann Packaging Systems LP
Montville, NJ
Aug 11, 2017
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Job Description


Specializes in machine mechanics based on an evaluation of machine type and machining experience. Installs, tests, commissions, troubleshoots and repairs new and used Uhlmann Packaging machines off-site.

Essential Functions:
  • Supports existing customers
  • Performs service activities in the United States, Puerto Rico and Canada
  • Installs, tests, commissions and repairs new and used Uhlmann machinery
  • Performs set-up and testing of Uhlmann Machine tools without assistance
  • Retrofits machine modules and performs mechanical overhauls of used equipment
  • Identifies and replaces worn parts and creates spare parts lists
  • Assesses machines in compliance with signed maintenance contracts
  • Performs set-up and testing of Uhlmann machine tools without assistance while keeping in close contact with the Engineering department
  • Supports customers with validation and qualification of their machines
  • Frequently travels to Germany for training and knowledge exchange and to support Factory Acceptance Tests
  • Forwards leads for new machine projects, service, spare parts and machine upgrades

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
  • Must be able to travel unconditionally
  • Strong mechanical and basic electrical skills required
  • Basic knowledge of VisioTec product for machine testing and commissioning
  • Must be able to read and understand European electrical schematics for new machine installation and troubleshooting
  • Ability to read and comprehend European blueprints and pneumatic diagrams
  • Good communication skills and a positive attitude are required
  • Ability to build and wire control panels
  • Ability to use precise measuring instruments
  • Ability to work under minimal supervision
  • Ability to maintain effective working relationships with co-workers, management and customers

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