Sr. Field Service Engineer in Los Angeles, California at SCIEX

Date Posted: 8/9/2018

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Job ID: SCI002616

About Us

SCIEX – An operating company within Danaher’s Life Sciences platform

SCIEX helps to improve the world we live in by enabling scientists and laboratory analysts to find answers to the complex analytical challenges they face. Our leadership in LC-MS and CE-MS have made us a trusted partner globally to those who are focused on basic research, drug discovery, food and environmental testing, forensic toxicology, clinical research and diagnostics. With over 40 years of innovation, we continue to redefine what is achievable in routine and complex analysis.

We are seeking smart, team-oriented people who have purpose and are committed to helping us deliver Answers for Science. Knowledge for Life. ™ Our global team, located on every continent, is our greatest strength, bringing diverse perspectives and breakthrough thinking. With the power of the Danaher Business System behind us, it’s our people who have made us the industry leader. Come join our winning team. Visit us at www.sciex.com.

Sciex offers a broad array of comprehensive, competitive benefit programs that add value to associates' and their families' lives. 

Sciex 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.

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Description

Sr. Field Service Engineer is responsible to maintain, install and repair Sciex products at both internal and external customer sites, including strategic accounts. This position works independently to resolve all assigned customer and technical issues.  Partners with Sales and Service management to drive customer satisfaction and business objectives.  Mentors and develops less experienced staff members.  

Primary Responsibilities
  • Completes and successfully pass assigned training tasks on assigned products and responsibilities
  • Expert knowledge of Sciex and OEM products
  • Working knowledge of applications/software workflow
  • Expert in performing high quality installation, repair and maintenance on mass spec instruments
  • Assigned and responsible for customer satisfaction at strategic accounts
  • Performs IQ/OQ and other qualification products.  Includes training.
  • Conducts special projects as directed
  • Leading the tracking and completion of district PMs
  • Assists the District Manager with identifying resource and training needs.
  • Mentors and trains lesser experienced staff members
  • Expert in HPLC installation and maintenance
  • Performs preventive maintenance on select products
  • Demonstrates and completes all administration duties 
  • Maintains own tool and parts inventory to ensure adequate supply
  • Assist District/Process Manager with coordinating background work and leading technical discussions for regional escalations
  • Troubleshoots and resolves difficult service situations both within assigned accounts as well as across the district/region
  • May fill in for District Manager as needed
  • Works independently and as part of team
  • Drives commercialization of SCIEX products
  • Ability and willingness to lift up to 50 lbs
  • Requires ability to walk, climb, stand, carry materials, stoop, kneel, and bend at waist.
  • Must be able to climb a minimum 30 foot ladder
  • Exposed to seasonal weather based on geographic region
  • Exposed to moving parts and electricity that require safety protocols
  • Exposure to varied travel conditions either driving or flying
  • Travel required/Valid Driver's License.
  • Travel by vehicle or airplane within assigned geography, up to 50% overnight travel may be required.
  • Meeting Vendor Credentialing requirements are an essential element of this position. 
  • Participation in PSPs & Kaizens
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Job Requirements



Qualifications

Basic Qualifications: 
  • Associate’s degree (A.S./A.A.S) in Life Sciences, Chemistry, Engineering
  • 3+ years of experience using and/or servicing mass spectrometry instruments.

Preferred Qualifications: 
  • Bachelor's degree (B.S./B.A.) in Life Sciences, Chemistry, or Engineering
  • 5+ years of experience using and/or servicing mass spectrometry or related scientific instruments.
  • Knowledge of troubleshooting and problem-solving procedures
  • Knowledge of electrical and electro- mechanical technology


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 67,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $18.3B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 1,200% over 20 years.
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