at TA Instruments in New Castle, Delaware, United States
Field Service Support Specialist
At TA Instruments we are looking for an In-house Technical Support Specialist with a keen eye for trouble-shooting and excellent customer service skills in order to provide support to Field Service Representatives, Technical Representatives, Territory Managers, & Applications Support Engineers who are experiencing complex instrument and/or software problems. This position will be located in the US working on the Thermal product line and will be reporting to the Global Service Director.
This is an excellent opportunity for applicants earlier in their career with a background in Mechanical or Electrical engineering & enjoy occasional travel.
Typical tasks of the position include, but are not limited to
Provide support (diagnosis and troubleshooting) directly to customers/users via phone and/or email when problems have escalated to a higher degree of complexity.
Travel domestically and internationally to provide support and training to customers and service organizations.
Provide basic and advanced service training to Field Service Representatives.
Prepare and maintain necessary training materials.
Report design, reliability and maintenance problems or bugs to design Engineering/Software Engineering through direct communication/interaction.
Follows up with Design Engineering, Software Engineering, or Manufacturing on product quality issues.
Represent Service Department at general quality meetings and/or projects that require approval for shipment (AFS).
Create and distribute Service Reference Documents, with important Service information, to a worldwide distribution.
Prepares and Maintains required ISO service procedures.
The successful candidate will have a combination of knowledge, skills, and experience that would include the following
Bachelors Degree preferred in the following fields: Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering or Materials Science Engineering
Prior experience supporting Analytical Instrumentation
Prior Customer Support experience
Working knowledge of networking also highly desirable.
Ability to present information in one-on-one situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the Company.
Demonstrate analytical and problem solving skills.
Must possess strong Writing/English skills to create Technical Documents
Demonstrated knowledge in the use of a variety of desktop computer hardware, operations systems, and applications software such as Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook.
Must possess a strong customer focus
Interpersonal savvy, communicate with different expertise levels appropriately and change your approach to meet customers' needs
Personal sense of integrity and trust; ethical practice
Must be independent and able to make decisions
Effective time management skills
System level approach to problem solving
Analytical mindset with a strong drive to resolve open issues
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
30-40% Overnight Travel to customer sites as needed domestically an internationally (all travel expenses paid for my company)
Must be willing to go into the office 2-3 days per week & some work from home flexibility
A clean driving license and a valid passport will be required
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