Industrial Field Service Technician

Our Opening and Your Responsibilities

We have one of the largest global service and sales organizations among precision instrumentation companies, and are experiencing rapid growth in Des Plaines, IL area. We are currently hiring Field Service Technician for our Industrial Weighing product family. In this role, you will: 

  • Install, Inspect, calibrate, perform preventive maintenance, troubleshoot, diagnose, and repair Mettler Toledo industrial weighing and measuring equipment at customer locations throughout the territory.
  • Identify the root causes of service issues the first time using your keen knowledge of the products and your comfort with hand tools and calibration equipment 
  • Update service records and complete service reports on time and ensure data integrity 
  • The desire and ability to promote and sell services and products, generating sales leads 
  • Travel overnight 10% of the time to service customers within the territory and to attend training 
  • Work evenings and weekends occasionally 
  • Work out of your home within the assigned territory

What You Need to Succeed

  • Technical training beyond high school and basic knowledge of mechanical, electrical maintenance, and electronics 
  • Basic comfort with laptop computers and Microsoft Office software 
  • A valid driver's license and a safe driving history 
  • The ability to lift and carry 50+ pounds occasionally 
  • The ability to stand and squat for long periods of time 
  • The ability to pass a pre-employment physical, drug screen, motor vehicle record check and criminal background check 
  • Excellent customer service skills, detail orientation, and great verbal and written communication skills
  • Familiarity with OSHA regulations and safe working practices.

Our Offer to You

  • Medical, dental and vision care coverage and a 401(k) savings plan with company matching – all starting on date of hire 
  • Tuition reimbursement, employee wellness programs, plus other perks and discounts 
  • Parental and caregiver leave policies
  • All the usual benefits such as paid time off, flexible spending, short-and long-term disability, basic life insurance, business travel insurance, Employee Assistance Program, and domestic partner benefits 
  • Global market strength and worldwide leadership in weighing
  • A brand name that is identified worldwide with precision, quality, and innovation 
  • Thousands of patents, design and innovation awards A commitment to extraordinary service on our state-of-the-art equipment

About Mettler Toledo

Working at Mettler Toledo means you are impacting the world in important ways. Our precision measuring devices span the world's laboratories, production facilities, and retail stores. We manufacture, sell, and service instruments that detect, measure, and weigh - from the infinitely small to the largest of vehicles or airplanes. 
  • We help feed the world. We impact how food is produced, packaged and made safe.
  • We help keep you healthy. Our instruments make it possible for scientists to develop new drugs and bring life-saving medicines to the world.
  • Mettler Toledo products are important to the production and consistent quality of every kind of consumer product.
No matter how far human kind goes to explore new frontiers, Mettler Toledo is there to help make it happen.

Equal Opportunity Employment

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We give consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other protected classification. If you’d like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please click here

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