Field Service Technician in Williamsport, KS at BCforward

Date Posted: 8/7/2019

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Field Service Technician

BCforward is currently seeking highly motivated Field Service Technician located at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19103

Title : Field Service Technician

Location : Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19103

Expected Duration : 3+ Months with possibility extension or permanent depending on candidate performance or clients

Job Description:

Essential functions:

  • Corporate requires the following for all postings: Duties, skills, experience, education (only if secondary is mandatory), and schedule requirements including overtime.
  • Position requires a responsible, reliable and quick-to-respond technical professional to provide varied maintenance duties for transportation systems.
  • Installs, checks out, operates, maintains, repairs, and modifies equipment.
  • Implements preventive maintenance process and keeps performance and maintenance records on equipment.
  • Additionally, participates in the initial installation phase of a project.
  • Performs routine duties in electronic, mechanical, electromechanical, or optical areas.
  • Calibrates, adjusts, tests, and maintains equipment, components, devices, or systems. Works from written or verbal instructions.
  • May operate equipment; perform limited amount of troubleshooting and well-defined problem identification; perform calibration and alignment checks, reporting data in prescribed format.

Must have:

  • a good knowledge of the following equipment: DVOM (Digital Volt-Ohm Meter), Oscilloscopes, Amp-Probes and Communication Break-out Boxes.
  • Must be familiar with Logic pulsers and probes, Communication protocol analyzers, LAN Sniffers, Power Quality Monitors and Computer Based Testing (Checklist).
  • Should possess a mechanical aptitude towards using hand tools to include, but not limited to: drill motors, band saws, screw drivers (manual and electric), hammer drills, and crimpers.
  • Fulfils work orders/service calls to install, maintains and/or repairs traffic loops, Cameras, video systems, computer equipment and peripherals, including, but not limited to the following:
  • Troubleshoots hardware, software, and/or network operating problems. Uses basic and specialized test equipment\software to diagnose and analyze difficulties.

Required skills:

  • May troubleshoot related communications problems; e.g., in a LAN\WAN environment, IPv4 addressing and subnetting, basic knowledge of router & switch interfaces, applying a knowledge of cat5\coax wiring, standard\shielded cable connections and wire closets/MAUs.
  • Takes appropriate corrective action, interfacing with vendor, carrier, client and Xerox staff as necessary.
  • Performs preventive hardware maintenance, replacement and repair (to sub-assembly/ component level) of video components, microprocessor components, peripherals and associated/designated communications and information management equipment.
  • Majority of work is completed at roadside locations adjacent to traffic intersections.
  • Sets up, assembles, installs, configures, reconfigures, modifies, moves and/or relocates hardware/software at Traffic Equipment site locations.
  • Ensures upgrades are configured and installed on schedule.
  • Uses standard hand and power tools and technical manuals.
  • May work with multiple vendors, manufacturers, etc.
  • Maintains work order documentation, technical schematics and diagrams.
  • May assist in providing training to other technicians.
  • Must be willing to travel to various areas for installation and service to assigned systems.
  • Duties may require physical exertion, including reaching, carrying and lifting heavy equipment, up to 65 pounds.
  • Duties require on-call accessibility, occasional after hour's activity.

  • Must have own vehicle and valid driver's license.

About BCforward:

BCforward began as an IT business solution and staffing firm. Founded in 1998, BCforward has grown with our customers' needs into a full-service personnel solution's organization. Headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana, BCforward also operates numerous delivery centers across North America and India. We are currently the largest consulting firm and largest MBE certified firm in Indiana. Our uninterrupted growth has allowed BCforward to deliver uniquely configured IT staffing and project solutions for over years of catering to our customers' specific needs. BCforward currently maintains a team of over 5000 global resources. With our additional brand, Stafforward, together we have the capabilities to deliver services for a variety of industries in both public and private sectors which allows us to address your most challenging needs.

Interested candidates please send resume in Word format Please reference job code 90586 when responding to this ad.