Mechanical / Electrical Field Engineer

$60K - $70K ($60K - $70K base + Bonus eligible)
Posted on 08/09/17 by Hollye Cody
Confidential Company
Des Moines, IA
5 - 7 years experience
Engineering Services
$60K - $70K
($60K - $70K base + Bonus eligible)
Posted on 08/09/17 Hollye Cody

Seeking a Mechanical and/or Electrical Engineer to support client installations and repairs. Ideal candidate has experience in the Field, can travel bi-weekly and has a minimum of 4years of consistent experience as a Field Engineer.

Some duties and responsibilities:

  • Build Positive Relationships with Customers - Work face to face with customer & perform work scope in a professional manner
  • Represent the Company at installation & repair visits at customer sites, with the work to be conducted inside rail vehicles
  • Comprehend customer requirements and make appropriate recommendations
  • Cooperate with company and customer technical team members and share information across the organizations
  • Ability to fill out & accurately complete daily work, quality records and travel expense reports
  • Must be able to read drawings and perform final inspections
  • Possess the ability to assess mechanical and trim issues for seating and related components
  • Must be able to work independently, supervise, train others and lead local temporary work force as required


  • Bachelors in Mechanical and/or ElectricalEngineering
  • Must have mechanical aptitude and skilled with the use of basic hand tools
  • Must be willing travel bi-weekly to client sites
  • Must be able to work in an outdoor environment
  • Must be able to climb stairs, bend & lift up to 50 lbs. unassisted
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • German language a plus!
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