Field Service Technician II

The Linde Group - Whittier, CA3.6

Full-timeEstimated: $46,000 - $66,000 a year
Field Service Technician II

Are you ready to take the lead?

The Linde Group, is one of the world leaders in gases, engineering and healthcare. We operate in more than 100 countries across the globe and generated revenue of $20.13B in 2017. But what makes us great is our people, because they make great things happen. Guided by integrity, Linde employees take pride in what they do, because they know it makes a real difference to our customers. They are empowered to turn a challenge into an opportunity to learn and grow. This is how they take the lead, every day.

At The Linde Group we identify ourselves with our products – either working for the technical or medical gases business. Being a company with a long tradition in the gases business, we not only care about our customers and high quality products, but most importantly about our employees. While working with us, expect a safe workplace, high safety standards and a true commitment from our managers to safety.

Purpose of the position

Performs Field Service Interventions for Customers. Work includes start-ups, commissionings, repairs and troubleshooting. Mechanical repair of turbo expanders. Deals with Distribution and Process equipment. Cylinder fill plants and Air Separation plants are the main customer base.

Principal responsibilities

Travels to Customer sites to perform field service work for distribution and process equipment. Including outside the U.S.
Performs mechanical repairs on centrifugal pumps, piston pumps and expanders.
Performs commissioning of newly installed equipment for piston and centrifugal pumps.
Performs troubleshooting of mechanical equipment and components for pumps.
Troubleshooting of process and operational related problems for pumps.
Communicates with customer to organize site action plan. Coordinates any outside repair facility. (machine shop, motor repair and balancing shops)
Supervision of support staff; cranes operators, on-site staff and other millwrights.
Ensure process conditions are within equipment’s equipment manufactured limits.
Measures pump performance to maximize operability.
Train customers and technician on how to properly repair pumps.

When not performing field service interventions, this position will openly support workloads in any of the following departments: Repair, Sub-assembly and new production.

Required qualifications/experience

Electro-mechanical trade school or equivalent
5 years experience in technical field
Experience with industrial equipment

Required critical behaviours (suggest ca. 9)

Communications Skills, verbal and written
Analytical thinker
Attention to detail
Ability to direct skilled and unskilled personnel (on-site millwright)
Great organizational capability
Ability to Multi-task
Ability to prioritize and plan based on needs

Required key skills (functional/technical)

Knowledge of mechanical systems and equipment
Good computer skills (Microsoft and similar)
Knowledge of cryogenic equipment
Understanding of rotating equipment
Understanding of oxygen cleaning process
Ability to read blue-prints(mechanical and electrical)
Proficient Electrical Skills
Ability to use measurement devices
Understanding of PLC’s
Proficient with the use of instrumentation
Proficient understanding of labyrinth and gas seal systems
Must have experience with

Depth gauges
Inside Mic
Bore gauges

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Linde is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). Company provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran or disabled status or any legally recognized status entitled to protection under applicable federal, state, or local laws