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Open Control Systems Resident Field Service Engineer

Company: 
ABB Inc
Location: 
Houston , TX

ABB needs an Open Control System Field Service Engineer to work independently or as part of a team based on customer/contract requirements to deliver ABB services on a variety of ABB Distributed Control System products in many different Industries. This position is in our Process Automation division which typically includes but is not limited to service work on Distributed Control Systems for customers in the in Power Generation Plants, Oil & Gas Operations, and Petrochemical plants. Strong Electrical and Electronics skills will be considered the foundation of this position to deliver contract services, on demand services, system installation and upgrade support, and sales support. This position will be focused on the ABB Mod300 DCS product lines and ABB 800xA DCS Systems. Field Service Engineers perform a wide variety of work that ranges from preventive maintenance to corrective maintenance. Field Service Engineers provide on call emergency support when customers need help. This person will need to be self motivated and self directed to accommodate the numerous customer responsibilities. Training on ABB specific hardware, software, and services will be provided.

Interpersonal skills: Strong written and oral communications skills are a must. Commitment to customer service excellence. Strong problem solving capabilities. Ability to work in a team environment. Technically oriented, analytical, professional attitude.

Technical Skills Desired: Electrical and electronics systems maintenance. A good working knowledge of Microsoft Operating Systems including Windows Server ? and Windows ? Client operating systems is a must have skill for this position. Computer networking and information systems administration as well as experience with process control are a plus.