Traveling Conveyor Field Service Technicians ($ 28 - 32 per hour pay rate) in Kennesaw, GA at Johnson Service Group

Date Posted: 11/13/2021

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Job Description

JobID: 386034

Johnson Service Group has an immediate need for traveling conveyor Field Service Technicians. (not a welding position) Can live or be home based in any state in the US, will be travel extensively. 

  • This is a direct hire full-time position
  • Must be able to travel 100% anywhere in the US and will be gone 4-8 weeks at a time
  • Pay Rate: $28 - 32/hr and time and a half for overtime hours (would consider paying a touch higher if someone has an amazing conveyor background)
  • Per Diem: $55 per day 7 days a week
  • Travel time is paid
  • Work Schedule: 5 days a week / 10-hour days
  • Travel: Projects require traveling for 1-2 months at client site.  After being on the road for a couple months manager tries to give employee a week at home (paid) BUT – must be on call for emergency interventions.
  • All Flights, Hotels and rental car are paid. 
  • Provided a company credit card. 
  • Will be working at various client sites around the US.
  • Able to pass drug and background check.
  • Must be US citizen  or 'Permanent' resident - cannot get Visa approved for any reason

Experience / Qualifications:

  • Must have 5+ years of Conveyor Field Service experience. Conveyor troubleshooting, Maintenance, Installation, Upgrades… 
  • A plus if experienced with European conveyors (tight tolerance, metrics, allen-key, Siemens PLC…)
  • Electro-Mechanical experience; Preventative maintenance; Troubleshooting/fault finding; Quality control
  • Some PLC experience helpful (knowledge of Siemens, PROFIBUS and PROFINET a plus)
  • Mechanical aptitude including the ability to read assembly drawings
  • Mechanical strip-down/re-assembly, basic field wiring, machine calibration and system testing.
  • No welding of conveyor parts (not looking for a Welder)
  • Operate hand tools (screw drivers, allen-key…) and be able to assemble parts onto equipment
  • Ability to follow set up instructions, assembly drawings and checklists
  • Working against a timeframe to complete reactive repairs.
  • Interact with on-site management keeping them informed of repair and maintenance progression and addressing their concerns in a professional manner.
  • Teach contractors ownership of issues to achieve a quick time resolution.
  • Ability to interpret and work with electrical circuit diagrams
  • Proven track record working on your own at customer sites.
  • Appreciate Health & Safety considerations with regard to given tasks and be able to carry out risk assessments
  • Attention to detail and exceptional follow-up skills
  • Excellent customer service skills for both internal and external customers
  • Superior communication skills
  • Computer literate with basic Microsoft Office skills.
  • Must be able to pass a Criminal Background and Drug screen upon offer immediately
  • Must have 'valid' and current Driver’s license
  • Must be able to travel 100% anywhere in the US



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