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Job Title: Field Service Technician

Job Summary: We are seeking a skilled Field Service Technician to join our team. The successful candidate will be responsible for providing on-site technical support to our clients, troubleshooting and repairing equipment, and ensuring customer satisfaction. The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills, be able to work independently, and have a strong technical background.


  • Provide on-site technical support to clients
  • Troubleshoot and repair equipment
  • Install and configure new equipment
  • Perform preventative maintenance on equipment
  • Document all work performed and provide reports to management
  • Ensure customer satisfaction by providing excellent service
  • Train clients on the proper use of equipment
  • Stay up-to-date with new technology and industry trends


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Associate's degree in a technical field preferred
  • 2+ years of experience in a similar role
  • Strong technical background in electronics, mechanics, and/or software
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Ability to work independently and manage time effectively
  • Valid driver's license and reliable transportation
  • Ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds


  • Competitive salary
  • Health, dental, and vision insurance
  • 401(k) plan with company match
  • Paid time off and holidays
  • Opportunities for advancement

Physical Demands:

The Field Service Technician must be able to lift and carry up to 50 pounds and be able to stand, walk, and bend for extended periods of time. The position may require working in confined spaces or at heights, and may involve exposure to hazardous materials or environments.

Work Environment:

The Field Service Technician will work primarily on-site at client locations, and may be required to travel frequently. The position may involve working in a variety of environments, including

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Online job boards are the best place to find qualified Field Service Technician applicants. Employers posting their Field Service Technician job on Indeed get about 17 applications from that board on average.
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Can I use a different phone number to engage Field Service Technician applicants via text message?
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