Onsite HPLC Service Engineer in Indianapolis, Indiana at Beckman Coulter Life Sciences

Date Posted: 4/2/2018

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Job Description

Job ID: BEC008281

About Us

Beckman Coulter develops, manufactures and markets products that simplify, automate and innovate complex biomedical testing. Our diagnostic systems, found in hospitals and other critical care settings around the world, produce information used by physicians to diagnose disease, make treatment decisions and monitor patients. Scientists use our life science research instruments to study complex biological problems including causes of disease and potential new therapies or drugs. More than 275,000 Beckman Coulter systems operate in both diagnostics and life sciences laboratories on all seven continents. For 80 years, our products have been making a difference in peoples’ lives by improving the productivity of medical professionals and scientists, supplying critical information for improving patient health and reducing the cost of care.

Beckman Coulter offers a broad array of comprehensive, competitive benefit programs that add value to associates' and their families' lives. Whether it's a health care program or paid time off, our programs contribute to life beyond the job. Check out our benefits. We think you'll like what you see.
If you believe your education and experience are in line with the position description and qualifications referred to above, and are motivated, energetic, and looking for a new and exciting opportunity, please submit your resume online at the URL below or at www.beckmancoulter.com.

Beckman Coulter is an equal opportunity employer.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law.


Location: Indianapolis, IN

Core Functions:
Provide maintenance and repair service for all makes and models of research laboratory instrumentation. Requires electronics and mechanical troubleshooting skills, strong team and customer service skill sets.

Job Specifications:
  • Delivery quality service to meet with internal KPI requirements. 
  • Attend service calls to carry out instrument installation, corrective maintenance, preventative maintenance, modifications, upgrades, inspections, safety tests, check-ups, and various field service related activities. 
  • Attend urgent service calls to maintain the operation of critical accounts at off-hours. Prepare and submit field service reports, expense report, on-duty reports, and various service related reports.
  • Inform service admin of the daily service calls and task arrangements for effective manpower management. 
  • Manage on-hand inventories at a cost efficient level.
  • Monitor and track the on-hand inventory to achieve zero discrepancy.
  • Sell service contracts, parts and PM kits.
  • Use and maintain the tools and equipment according to quality requirements. 
  • Follow the quality and safety requirements while performing service tasks.
  • Work with coworkers as an efficient team.
  • Support other engineers in a proactive manner. 
  • Handle escalated service calls and gather necessary resources and support to tackle it. 
  • Provide service support to activities and events organized by inter-departmental parties. 
  • Support new and/or additional product lines to cope with the development of the company. Improve technical know-how and skill level in a proactive and continual way. 
  • Equipment and Mechanical requirements:
  • Proficiency with diagnostic equipment such as a DVM, volt meters, and common hand tools, etc. 
May be required to perform any or all of the following as assigned:
  • Advanced proficiency with computer systems Micro office
  • May be required to perform any or all of the following as assigned:
  • Maintenance and repair of research instrumentation
  • Provide triage services for repair service requests
  • Perform onsite repairs for laboratory instruments on a wide array of research instrumentation
  • Supervise repair service calls that require external vendor
  • Schedule and perform preventive maintenance on a wide array of research instrumentation

Job Requirements


Basic Requirements: 
  • 2 year technical degree 
  • 5 + years’ experience- Trouble shooting, volt meters & multi-meters
  • Ability to troubleshoot, investigate and resolve standard technical problems that may arise. 
  • Fluent in English
  • Ability to troubleshoot, investigate and resolve standard technical problems that may arise

Preferred Skills:
  • Biomed or Electronics or Engineering 
  • MET or BMET

Danaher Corporation Overview

Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 62,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $16.9B in revenue last year. We are ranked #133 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 1,300% over 20 years.

At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We’re innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you’ll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.


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