Xylem is hiring an
We’re Hiring for an A&D Services Field Technologist!
If you are excited and passionate about helping #LetsSolveWater, consider joining our team today! Xylem, Inc. is a leading global water technology company servicing more than 150 countries and is dedicated to solving the world’s most challenging water issues. We are looking for individuals to join our mission by exceeding customer expectations through smart sustainable solutions. At Xylem, you will have the opportunity to solve water by participating in our paid Volunteer Program, Xylem Watermark!
THE ROLE**:** The A&D Services Field Technologist will be responsible for executing our Digital & Services scope at the project level under our branch structure. In this role, the individual will also focus on installing, programming, troubleshooting, servicing our controllers/ monitoring devices, creating SCADA connections, and working with electronic systems across our water utility products and services line card. We offer a full benefits package to include 4 WEEKS Paid Time Off (PTO) for hourly positions, health, dental, vision, investment savings plan, and other additional miscellaneous benefits.
CORE RESPONSIBILITIES**:** To perform the job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.
Bachelor’s degree preferred but not required – equivalent experience combined with Associates degree as an alternative.
Prefer 2+ years’ experience in industrial controls and automation applications with a working knowledge of electrical control panels, SCADA, VFD’s, PLCs, telemetry, distributed control networks and industry standard communications protocols.
Prefer 2+ years equipment maintenance experience in water and/or wastewater collection or treatment systems.
A basic & working understanding of the National Electrical Code specific to PLC type equipment, Variable speed drives, and motor controls centers amongst others.
Highly motivated, clear thinking, strong communications skills, and ability to lead and make decisions.
Working knowledge in water/wastewater processes, including pumping and various treatment equipment
Treatment focus around disinfection (UV, Ozone), aeration, and filtration
Thorough understanding of systems troubleshooting and the benefits of establishing solid service practices for the operating and fiscal benefit of the company, distribution and the end-user.
Very strong customer focus and interaction to ensure optimum relationships.
DAY IN THE LIFE**:**
In this role, the working environment includes working around pipes, valves, electrical equipment, and operating machinery. The physical demands may include but not limited to regularly sitting, standing, walking, reaching with hands and arms; occasional lifting up to 50 pounds. In addition, this role requires up to 20% overnight travel with over 40-hour work weeks.
At Xylem, we embrace diversity and strive to create avenues where employees feel valued and appreciated through our DE&I initiatives and Employee Resources Groups (ERG). Xylem is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action workplace. Xylem prohibits discrimination, harassment of any kind and does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex or sexual orientation (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, marital status, medical conditions or disability, genetic information, age, or other non-merit factors.
Join the global Xylem team today! Xylem is a team creating advanced technology solutions to the world’s water challenges through developing new technologies and services that will improve the way water is used, conserved, and re-used in the future is central to our work. Our products and services move, treat, analyze, monitor, and return water to the environment, in public utility, industrial, residential, and commercial building services settings. Xylem also provides a leading portfolio of smart metering, network technologies and advanced analytics solutions for water, electric and gas utilities.
Disclaimer: The information listed within this job description is designed to indicate the general nature of work expected for this position and shall not be viewed as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required in this position. Employees must be able to perform the essential functions of the position satisfactorily and if requested, reasonable accommodations will be made to enable employees with disabilities to perform the essential functions of their job absent undue hardship. Xylem reserves the right to modify this job description or assign other duties to this position as needed.