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Siemens Smart Infrastructure is seeking a Field Service Engineer for our Electrification Automation (EA) Business Unit headquartered in Wendell, NC. The EA Business Unit has a diverse portfolio of products including photovoltaic inverters, medium-voltage power distribution equipment including packaging and services, and solutions, including automation. 

  • Specifically looking for candidate(s) experienced with power distribution system equipment – low and medium (480V-38kV)
  • Responsibilities include installation, testing, commissioning, and start-up of LV and MV equipment. Responsibilities may also include troubleshooting, maintenance, training, and consulting. 
  • Flexibility on location possible depending on travel amount
  • This is a hands-on field, travel type position.  The travel - up to 80% - could be national depending on site locations.
  • This position may be called on to support Greenfield & Brownfield unit installations and commissioning activities throughout Siemens/ USA.
  • This position may be hired at a lower level than posted if the candidate's experience warrants. 

You will make impact if you have the following qualifications: 

  • High School or GED minimum, other relevant skills and experience required
  • 4+ years of directly related equipment experience
  • Demonstrated knowledge of power distribution systems required 
  • Must have experience with low and medium voltage Switchgear
  • Knowledge and/or experience with breakers or high voltage equipment testing, including analyzing test results and equipment condition assessment 
  • Must have experience in troubleshooting & repair of electrical control circuits 
  • Must have exceptionally good organizational skills to plan work scope, personnel, and equipment logistics 
  • Must have effective verbal and written communication skills, as well as good presentation skills 
  • Must be available to respond for emergency and relief assignments. 
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office suite, especially Word, Excel & PowerPoint
  • Must be familiar with OSHA (Operation & Support Hazard Analysis) safety practices and perform duties within specified guidelines to ensure safety of self and supporting crew 
  • Must be highly motivated and a team player; must foster an inclusive work environment and respect all aspects of diversity
  • Individuals must possess a valid Driver's license in good standing. 
  • Individuals must be at least 21 years of age in order to participate in the required Siemens vehicle plan.

Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering preferred
  • 3-5 years field service experience preferred
  • Experience with protection and control relays
  • Experience with project management software
  • Experience with High Voltage Circuit breakers
  • Knowledge and/or experience with SF6 Gas circuit breakers
  • MSHA 46/48, OSHA 30, NFPA 70E
  • TWIC card

Benefits and Perks: 

  • Competitive salary based on qualifications 
  • Health, dental, and vision plans with options
  • Matching 401(k)
  • Competitive paid time off plan, holidays, and floating holidays
  • Paid parental leave
  • Wellness Program 

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Organization: Smart Infrastructure

Company: Siemens Industry, Inc.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Full / Part time: Full-time

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