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Field Technician - Melrose Park, IL

Department: Installations
Job Description:

 Interlake Mecalux is one of the leading companies in the storage systems market. We are currently searching for a Field Technician to work out of our Melrose Park, IL facility.


- Responsible for executing assigned robotic/automation jobs, including on-site installation, repair, and preventative maintenance.

- Keeps accurate records of service calls, maintains inventory of service parts, tools, and test equipment. 

- Assists customers and internal personnel with troubleshooting and repair of electrical, mechanical, and programming problems. 

- Coordinate projects to ensure all aspects are completed accurately and according to schedule.

- On-Site system start-up of systems at customer’s facility.

- Assume engineering and project management activities including preparation of concise data design, observation and evaluation of controls and hardware based on performance and cost requirements.

- Distribution material handling controls design is a strong plus.

- Develops technical credibility and rapport with customer. 

- Follows company and customer safety practices. 

- All other duties as assigned.

Minimum requirements:

- Must have the ability to travel 75%.

- Bachelor’s degree in Engineering BSEE, BSEET, BSME or equivalent education and experience.

- Strong organizational skills with ability to prioritize and manage multiple simultaneous projects.

- Exposure to electrical and mechanical systems for automated equipment.

- Engineering principles.

- Previous experience with AutoCAD.

- Ability to read and interpret mechanical, electrical, and electronic prints and other related technical documentation. 

- Requires the ability to perform troubleshooting, repairs, and support of equipment on an as-needed basis and the ability to work within a flexible work/travel schedule. 

- Knowledge of customer service fundamentals. 

- PC skills/knowledge required.

We offer:

Interlake Mecalux offers excellent benefits including:

- Salary commensurate with experience.

- Excellent insurance including medical, dental, vision, life/disability.

- Robust 401(k) plan with a generous company match.

- Paid time off and paid holidays.

- The invaluable opportunity to work for a growing, global company that values continuous process improvements and promotes from within.

Job Classification:

Full time, permanent.