Field Service Technician - Richland, WA

Employer: JEOL USA, Inc.

Job Description:
Field Service Engineer

As a field service engineer you will travel daily to customer sites to install scientific instruments and provide hands on technical support, routine maintenance, troubleshooting, and repair electron microscopes for clients. The position requires a valid driver’s license, passport, and up to 30% overnight travel.

Field Service Responsibilities:

• Install new or modified electron microscopes at customer's facility to ensure full functionality according to specifications.

• Independently diagnose and repair electron microscopes within the territory

• Review reports and documentation from customers and inspect malfunctioning instrument to determine nature and scope of problem.

• Communicate with clients, vendors, supervisors and any other persons or organizations with whom interaction is required to accomplish work

• Resolve problems with affected instrument or prepare a report of findings and recommendations. Refer complex problems and concerns to appropriate individuals

• Provide on-site technical assistance to troubleshoot and repair equipment.

• Complete and submit field service reports and weekly expense reports

Field Service Requirements:

• An Associate’s degree in an appropriate area of engineering and/or science from an accredited college or university; plus 6+ months electronics or related experience and/or training; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

• Willingness to travel by car to customer sites to perform preventative maintenance, troubleshooting, and repair of electron microscopes

• Excellent customer service skills

• Hands-on technical experience with installation and repair of equipment

• Knowledge of and ability to apply analog, digital, and RF electronics.

• A basic understanding of troubleshooting techniques and approaches

What we offer

• Comprehensive medical and dental insurance without deductibles

• Company car

• Company paid life insurance and disability insurance

• Generous paid vacation, holiday, sick, personal, and community service benefits

About JEOL:

Since 1949, the JEOL legacy has been one of providing solutions for innovation. JEOL positively challenges the world's highest technology, forever contributing to the progress in both Science and Human society through its products.

We have 70 years of expertise in the field of electron microscopy, more than 60 years in mass spectrometry and NMR spectrometry, and more than 50 years of e-beam lithography leadership. The primary business of JEOL USA is the sales of new instruments and peripherals and support of scientific instruments throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico, and South America.

How to Apply:

If you have the desire to work in an industry where your work contributes to progress in science and society, please complete an online application at

To gain insight about what it’s like to work at JEOL please view our employee videos at

JEOL USA, Inc. is an Affirmative Action/ Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. Applications from minorities, females, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged.


Contact Person: Vicky Marshall
Phone: 19785362220
Location: Richland, WA
Application Method: Email
Base Pay: depends on experience

Posted on August 25, 2022

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