Technical Service (Field) Engineer
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Huntsville, AL 35808
Technical Service (Field) Engineer
Location Huntsville, AL
Job Category Field Service
Employment Duration Full-time Regular
Are you interested in working for an organization dedicated to innovation, customer intimacy, and improving healthcare for everyone? Do you enjoy working in an environment filled with respect and integrity? Are you driven by a will to win? You’re in the right place!
Since 1992, Omnicell has been inspired to create safer and more efficient ways to manage medications across all care settings. As a leading provider of solutions across the continuum of care, we offer a path to fully automated medication management infrastructure, powered by a cloud data platform that supports improved patient care, fewer errors, enhanced safety, and new opportunities for growth.
Our vision for the Autonomous Pharmacy integrates a comprehensive set of solutions powered by the Omnicell Cloud Data Platform across three key areas: Automation – solutions designed to digitize and streamline workflows; Intelligence – actionable insights to better understand medication usage and improve pharmacy supply chain management; and Work – expert services that serve as an extension of pharmacy operations to support improved efficiency, regulatory compliance, and patient outcomes.
Over 5,500 facilities worldwide use Omnicell automation and analytics solutions to increase operational efficiency, reduce medication errors, deliver actionable intelligence, and improve patient safety. And more than 40,000 institutional and retail pharmacies across North America and the United Kingdom leverage Omnicell’s innovative medication adherence solutions to improve patient engagement and adherence to prescriptions, helping to reduce costly hospital readmissions.
Come join our team and be inspired by care!
Technical Service Engineer
Omnicell Technical Service Engineers (TSE) provide troubleshooting, repair services and scheduled preventive maintenance for the Omnicell’s pharmacy and supply automation solutions at customer sites within a designated geographic area. Omnicell TSEs are dispatched as needed by Omnicell’s 24×7 Call Center. Although TSEs focus mainly on hardware repairs, the Omnicell solutions are a combination of hardware and software and TSEs work with both.
+ On site troubleshooting and repair of customer problems on Omnicell products
+ Meet company guidelines for response time and service levels
+ Differentiate between hardware and software product problems
+ Collect and report all customer and problem data in Omnicell database
+ Escalate product bugs, malfunctions, and design issues through support channels for resolution
+ Provide support coverage 24 hour/7days a week
+ Frequent local travel in primary area
+ Provide backup support in adjacent areas as needed
+ Participation in various staff meetings
+ Manage territory service quality and customer satisfaction; parts inventory and RMA process;
+ and software updates
+ Participate in various field projects as necessary
+ Troubleshoot customer issues over phone and provide remote support
+ Provide home work space and space for trunk stock inventory
Knowledge and Skills:
+ Computer skills in the following areas: Database, Word Processing, Spreadsheets, & Graphics.
+ Computer systems skills: Windows 7, XP, 2003 SQL, Firefox & Networking
+ Basic electronics knowledge
+ Possess and excellence in speaking and writing English
+ Excellent interpersonal communication skills with the ability to work well with customers
+ Must have good organization skills
+ Must be able to lift 50 lbs. to approximate 5 ft. height
+ Ability to:
+ evaluate multiple customer issues and set priorities
+ manage processes
Note: The selected individual must have a valid driver license with an acceptable driving record, be able to meet company’s insurance coverage requirements and have their own vehicle in acceptable working condition.
+ Associate degree/Technical Certification with 3 years of demonstrated work experience troubleshooting and repairing electro-mechanical systems. (In lieu of Associates degree, a high school diploma/GED with at least 5 years of demonstrated work experience troubleshooting and repairing electro-mechanical systems is required)
+ Bachelor degree in Electronics, Computer Science, or Engineering
+ Coursework in Network Engineering, Robotics or Electronics
+ Experience working in a hospital environment a plus
+ Field based position
+ Travel required
+ On call 24/7 days a week
Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.
Omnicell will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or © consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.