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Field Technician

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Birmingham, AL 35242
Job Description

Join ABB and work in a team that is dedicated to creating a future where innovative digital technologies allow greater access to cleaner energy.

ABB Industrial Solutions empowers smarter business operations by connecting equipment, software, and services to protect, control, and optimize assets within electrical infrastructures. Across multiple energy-intensive industries, the business provides customers with end-to-end product and service solutions that help ensure the reliability and protection of their electrical infrastructure.

The Field Technician is an experienced role supporting our Field Services
Group in performing installation, troubleshooting, repair and preventative maintenance on
electrical distribution equipment.
Your responsibilities

  • Typical duties/responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following:
  • Install, maintain, repair and commission equipment used in power delivery, support outages, control systems and power quality systems
  • Maintain documentation on assigned tasks and complete reports at the completion of job assignments
  • Develop working relationships with fellow team members and follow directions from Field Engineers and Senior Management
  • Cultivate excellent relationships with clients that lead to a strong base of referral business
  • Understand and utilize job related software

Your background

  • Basic Qualifications:
  • High school diploma and 3 years of experience using handtools and high mechanical aptitude.
  • Must be knowledgeable in all areas of the National Electrical Code (NEC), Safety Codes and Regulations and QA (Local & National)
  • Ability and willingness to travel 50% of the time within region
  • Candidates must already have a work authorization that allows them to work for ABB in the United States
  • Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience with various electrical controls and systems to include: Mid-Voltage Switchgear, Low-Voltage Switchgear, Switchgear, Power Panels & Motor Control Center (MCC), Generators & Transformers Maintenance, Electromechanical Repairs, Relay Testing & installation, Instruments; PLC’s & DCS, Wiring Diagrams, Blueprints & Schematics, Test Equipment & Instruments
  • Special training on Industrial Drives & HMI, Mark V & Mark VI, GE Mark VIE Controls
  • Technical or Vocational School Training preferred
  • Licensed Electrician preferred
  • Technical product training preferred
  • Electrical contractor work experience preferred
  • Excel at analyzing and solving problems
  • Excellent Writing Skills
  • MS Word & Excel

Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action at ABB Inc.

ABB Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religious creed, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected Veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. For more information regarding your (EEO) rights as an applicant, please visit the following websites:

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