FIELD SERVICE TECHNICIAN - CHICAGO, IL - MIDWAY (MDW)
We are a company of innovators, game changers, and entrepreneurs. As a prime contractor, we provide a broad range of communication, electronic and sensor systems used on military and commercial platforms across the globe. We embrace innovative and progressive ideas to advance our products for military and commercial customers. Electronic Systems Segment (ESS) is one of four L3 business segments, and provides a broad range of aerospace systems, security and detection systems, and pilot training.
Our Values are an integral part of who we are. We seek candidates who share our values:
CRITICAL REQUIREMENT: Must successfully complete all pre-employment screenings including credit.
SUMMARY: Under general supervision, performs field service activities by installing, troubleshooting, maintaining and servicing x-ray and CT based security systems at customer sites. Typically handles routine products and/or problems able to perform these tasks without supervision, getting direction from higher-level technicians on more complex problems. Must be able to perform the essential duties and responsibilities with or without reasonable accommodation. The duties and responsibilities may change from time to time without notice and include but are not limited to the duties described below.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Provides support to regional customers by installing, troubleshooting, and maintaining x-ray and CT based security systems using built-in diagnostics and external test equipment. May work with customer via phone to identify operations/technical problems. Responds to customer complaints and questions. Sets up and utilizes specialized test and diagnostic equipment to isolate malfunctions. Installs, repairs, and documents maintenance of equipment and other products. Replaces defective units/components as appropriate. Performs site acceptance tests and equipment/system acceptance. Assists with performing systems demonstrations and assists at regional trade shows.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
Graduate of technical school / or military training in electronics engineering technology.
Two (2) to four (4) years experience in field service environment with working knowledge of x-ray and/or CT technologies is required. Must have strong knowledge of electronic and mechanical assemblies as well as wiring diagrams and schematics.
OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Excellent customer interface and communication skills, both verbal and written are required. Proficiency in Microsoft Applications: MS-DOS, Win 95, Win NT and MS Office. Willingness to work non-standard hours including weekends and holidays. Must be team player with ability to prioritize and work under pressure in a fast-paced environment. Must be available to travel on short notice, non-standard hours, travel on weekends, and assist other field sites as required. Must be capable of lifting 50 pounds.
SAVING LIVES AND MAKING THE WORLD A SAFER PLACE TO LIVE
L3 Technologies, Inc. is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. L3 provides equal employment opportunity for all persons, in all facets of employment. L3 maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks. We encourage all qualified applicants to apply for any open position for which they feel they are qualified and all will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected characteristic.
About L3 Technologies
L3 Technologies (formerly known as L-3 Communications) is a company developing pilot training, aviation security, night vision, weapons, maritime systems, and space solutions.