Randstad Field Service Engineer in Peoria, Illinois

Field Service Engineer

job details:

  • location:Peoria, IL

  • salary:$62,400 - $79,040 per year

  • date posted:Wednesday, April 4, 2018

  • experience:2 years years

  • job type:Permanent

  • reference:139015

job description

Permanent position: Field Service Engineer, Bloomington, IL - Packaging machine OEM develops,manufactures and markets high-tech packaging equipment. This FSE will have strong PLC Controls experience and some Robotics experience. You will support customers in their region with installations, and field engineering. You will perform the after-sale service on a variety of Flexible and Rigid packaging equipment, ie. Fillers, baggers, Robotic Palletizer and Stretch Hooders/Stretch wrappers. Competitive Base pay plus OT and commission (Parts and Service). 10+ hours of OT/wk and 50% travel (Mostly regional) 100k+ compensation is common. Pay rate of 30-38/hr depending on level of expertise. Targeting candidates in Bloomington, Normal and Peoria.

Responsibilities for the Field Service Engineer

  • The Field Service Specialist positions have been created to handle the most technically challenging installations, field engineering and problem solving assignments

  • Will Troubleshoot Fanuc Robotics and Allen Bradley PLC's

  • Install Equipment at Customer sites

  • Advise customers in optimizing their equipment

Requirements for the Field Service Engineer

  • Technical degree or any equivalent training that includes mechanical, electrical, controls, hydraulics and pneumatics

  • 5+ years experience as an Industrial Maintenance Technician, Field Service Engineer, Packaging Technician, Controls Engineer, etc

  • Able to troubleshoot PLC and Robotics programs, Change Parameters

  • FANUC Robotic experience highly desired

  • Experience reading mechanical, pneumatic, hydraulic and electrical drawings

  • PalletPRO, Handling PRO, program creation and modification in TP or Karel Language a plus

  • Must be willing to travel up to 70% of the time


  • High compensation.Excellent benefits, OT pay, Commission paid on sales of products and services.