Field Service Technician

  • New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
  • English
  • Full-time
  • Sales, service and client experience
  • PTSA-FST040A

We manage uptime
Manufacturers and users of packaging equipment come to us to find the best equipment in the market to invest into best-in-class performance and productivity. While developing new more performing packaging technologies and products is at the core of Premier Tech Systems and Automation’s history and DNA, we strongly believe it’s not enough!

In today’s fast-evolving world, achieving as well as maintaining consistent ongoing performance and productivity requires the capacity to quickly adapt to new market trends, to increasing demand, to new regulations, to volatile manufacturing costs, amongst others.

We call it operational resilience 
We believe that providing customer with high quality innovative equipment is a first step.  Building operational resilience so they get the most out of your investment all the way through its lifecycle, that is the Premier Tech difference!

Join us and be the difference! We are currently in growth acceleration mode and require additional teammates to help work on levelling up service to our customers.

Your future team

At Premier Tech Systems and Automation, we enhance our clients’ manufacturing facility efficiency by integrating innovative and high-value systems leveraging the full potential of robotics. We are among the largest conditioning, handling, and packaging automated equipment suppliers in the world — whether for nutrition, agriculture, organics and industrial products.

Your future role in a few words

  • Promote health and safety practices to mitigate risks and safety issues
  • Manage uptime — proactively identify and address customers’ challenges 
  • Advise and train customers on the use of the equipment
  • Understand and harmonize both of customers’ operation and management needs into clear actions or recommendations
  • Facilitate a harmonious relationship with customers and team members across functions
  • Carry out daily reports on activity, book travels and report timesheet and expenses in timely manner
  • Provide technical phone support for troubleshooting and supporting colleagues — team collaboration is essential
  • Maintain availability for communication with management and customer after traditional work hours
  • Promote services, parts, retrofits and training recommendations to customers in line with helping them reach their objectives
  • Audit equipment and provide recommendations to optimize uptime
  • Test equipment to make sure it meets safety regulations

Required skills

  • Proven work experience as a field service technician with electromechanical, pneumatic or hydraulic equipment
  • High school diploma/GED — associate degree with an emphasis in mechanical, electrical, or automation is a plus
  • PLC troubleshooting experience — an asset
  • Ability to upload and download service of packaging machinery — an asset
  • High safety proficiency — an asset
  • Consultative selling skills — ability to uncover customers’ needs and serve them well
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Great communication and training skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook

Are these words meaningful to you?  

PLCs, automation, customer service

Do your eyes light up when you read about this great opportunity? Apply now, we look forward to receiving your application!

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