ABB Inc Drives Systems Engineer in Longview, Washington

Drives Systems Engineer Are you ready to work with a purpose? At ABB, you can be sure you're helping to create a better world. 2018-01-11 Professionals ( > 2 years of work experience) Tasks: ABB is seeking a Drives Systems Engineer to support low voltage drive system business. Our systems are used in Pulp & Paper, Metals & Mining, and Cement industries. This position requires an individual with excellent troubleshooting skills, and a person with a strong technical background in drives and motors. The position requires 80% travel to service our demand based customers throughout the USA. The goal is to drive service success that improves customer satisfaction, maximizes customer retention and increases profitability. Typical duties/responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following: * Installation supervision according to manufacturer's specifications of new equipment at customer sites. * Interprets maintenance manuals, schematics, and software tools. Repairs equipment, utilizing knowledge of electronics and using test instruments, computers, and hand tools. * Lead workers in servicing and repair of ABB equipment. As required instruct customer in electrical theory and operation of ABB Drives. * Consults with engineering personnel to resolve unusual problems in system operation and maintenance. * Advise management regarding customer satisfaction, product performance and suggestions for product improvements. * Learn ABB tools such as Drive Composer, Control Builder, SAP, Concur, Outlook, Amex Travel. Requirements: Basic Qualifications: -Associates Degree and 5 years of professional experience; OR -Bachelor's degree 3 years of professional experience.. Preferred Qualifications: * Bachelors Degree in Electrical Engineering and 4 years of experience with AC drives. * Ability to write detailed technical field service reports. * Ability to troubleshoot, test, repair and service technical equipment * Comply with ABB and customer safety requirements. Complete all designated safety training on time. * Strive to build strong effective working relationships with our customers. * Self-Development by reading technical publications and participating in educational opportunities. * Work with minimum supervision. Be able to adapt to ever changing job site situations. * Ability to work flexible shifts and to adapt to changing work schedules. -Ability to travel 80%. -Candidates must already have work authorization that would permit them to work for ABB in the US. Additional information Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action at ABB ABB is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, creed, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, citizen status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, marital status, family medical leave status, or protected veterans status. For more information regarding your (EEO) rights as an applicant, please visit the following websites: