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Actalent Field Service Technician in Elk Grove Village, Illinois


Field Service Technician in Elk Grove Village, IL. The Field Service Technician will be responsible for 2 major components of service. 50% - Testing, Troubleshooting and Repairing fare boxes in house. This will include board level circuit repair, and utilizing test equipment. Will report to in-house Field Service Supervisor. 50% - National Field Level Repair on busses and trains. Installation and commissioning of new units.

The Company is a manufacturer of electromechanical fare boxes that are often utilized on public busses and trains.

6 Month Contract-to-Hire. Can pay up to 26/hour average 10+ hours of OT depending on schedule. (Current Employee at 28/hour made 87k or 41.82/hour)


installation, commissioning, soldering, circuit board repair

Top Skills Details:

installation, commissioning, soldering, circuit board repair

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

• Associates Degree or Higher is a plus

• 1-2 years of experience

• At least 25% National Travel Experience

• Electro-Mechanical Experience

• Test, troubleshoot and repair production and field service electronics/mechanical assemblies, parts and equipment.

• Adjust and calibrate circuitry and components using principles and theories of electronics.

• Set up test equipment and circuitry to conduct functional and operational test to production and field service electronic assemblies.

• Travel to customer sites to perform installations and field support.

• Write technical reports to describe and illustrate the overall performance of equipment installed.

• Plan, coordinate and carry out in-house product training.

Plus Haves

• Good written and verbal communication skills;

• Should solicit customer feedback to improve service

• Must have knowledge of SAP, Microsoft Office, familiarity with Lotus Notes;

• Must have sound knowledge of electronic/mechanical assemblies;

• Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry;

• Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of variables;

• Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form.

Experience Level:

Intermediate Level

About Actalent:

Actalent connects passion with purpose. Our scalable talent solutions and services capabilities drive value and results and provide the expertise to help our customers achieve more. Every day, our experts around the globe are making an impact. We’re supporting critical initiatives in engineering and sciences that advance how companies serve the world. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development. Our people are the difference. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.