Diakont is seeking a technician to perform and support in-field robotic pipe inspection operations throughout North America. The engineer will operate and maintain robotic tooling used to perform industrial inspection of natural gas and petroleum liquid transmission piping, tank farms and facilities, gas compressor stations, and power plants.
POSITION: Field Robotics Technician I
POSITION CODE: 1804
LOCATION: Carlsbad, CA 92010 (based)
Operate, maintain, configure, troubleshoot, repair, and mobilize/demobilize robotic inspection tools and equipment
Interface with customer representatives
Ensure compliance to schedule
Generate inspection plans and reports
Solicit and relay customer feedback for the purposes of improving quality and scope of company products and services
Complete trip reports, expense reports, and other associated paperwork covering activities in the field
Protect organization’s value by maintaining strict discretion and confidentiality
Maintain an up-to-date knowledge base on technical details of company service offerings and tools
Ensure customer satisfaction
Perform other activities as directed
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Must have significant hands-on experience working with electrical and mechanical devices and tools
Must have the ability to read and understand mechanical drawings and blueprints
Must have strong computer skills, including the ability to use MS Office applications
Must have excellent communication skills, and be able to present information effectively in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees
Must be discreet, energetic, self-starting, self-managed, highly ethical, and have impeccable attention-to-detail and time-management skills
Must have a strong work ethic
Must be a team player with personality traits and communication skills that enable him/her to work with all levels of staff, vendors, and customers
40-75%, some of which may be international
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be required to: climb ladders, scaffolds, structures, etc. above and below ground level, maintain balance on ladders, scaffolds, structures, etc., reach in all directions, handle and manipulate objects and materials, coordinate the movement of eyes, hands, and fingers to operate tools and equipment, lift 50 lbs. from ground level, waist level, and/or overhead, carry objects, tools, equipment, etc., stand, sit, walk, push, pull, bend, kneel, crouch/squat, crawl, see with or without correction — including with the ability to pass visual capability test, hear with or without correction, follow set procedures and standards, apply basic mathematical skills, plan work and select proper tools, compare and understand differences in the size, shape and form of lines, figures, and objects, picture and evaluate solid objects from drawings or diagrams using standards that can be measured or checked, follow oral and/or written directions, plans and blueprints, read, write, perform all job functions while using/wearing Personal Protective Equipment, and have the ability to recognize and report safety hazards.
Qualified applicants will be required to pass pre-employment background verification, and pre-employment and ongoing substance testing.
Due to the nature of the work, candidates must be US Citizens or Permanent Residents of the United States.
Relocation benefits are not available for this position.
This is an entry-level position, from which the employee can later advance into positions including:
Robotics Design Engineer
Technical Sales or Sales Engineer
Interested candidates should supply resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org , describing qualifications in detail.
Diakont Advanced Technologies is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V.