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Field Service Engineer II - San Francisco

Danaher San Francisco, CA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
DescriptionField Service Engineer II - San Francisco Bay area

Provide technical service and support on equipment within the company, ISO, FDA, and budgetary guidelines with the objectives of minimizing customer downtime and generating revenue opportunities for Leica

Major Responsibilities
  • Provide installation support, maintenance, modification and/or repair on various mechanical, electro-mechanical, electronic, and refrigeration instruments.
  • Achieve strategic goals and financial targets
  • Effectively communicate with internal colleagues and external customers within established time guidelines in order to meet customer’s expectations.
  • Document and complete service administration activities in a timely manner in order to comply with ISO, FDA, and Leica policies. Must possess strong time management skills and follow all published processes with limited supervision.
  • Actively support the sale of service contracts, assist sales representatives and service team members with system configurations and upgrades, and provide input on ways to improve financial performance in order to generate service revenue.
  • Broaden knowledge and experience to improve product, application and professional development skills and ultimately, represent the company in a highly professional manner.
  • Maintain spare parts stock within budgetary limits in order to maximize customer uptime and field service related metrics.
  • Control expenses in order to maximize the profit contribution to the company.
  • Represent the company in a highly professional manner in order to instill confidence with current and prospective customers of Leica products to achieve high customer satisfaction.

  • Associates degree or equivalent
  • 2 years of industry experience
Desired Education, Experience, Skills

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 5 years of related industry experience
Language: English

  • 70% - 90%
  • Frequent overnight travel, often with short notice. Occasional international travel may be required.
  • Must Possess a valid Driver’s license and meet fleet eligibility requirements

Overtime: Overtime is a requirement for this position and may be required with little or no advanced notice and at the sole discretion of Leica. Instances of the inability to meet this requirement may result in disciplinary action

  • Time management and productivity efficiency with service call handling
  • Professional with strong technical acumen – analytical with the ability to understand complex system operation and troubleshooting
  • Strong communication skills - uncovering root cause of customer frustration and understanding customer needs
  • The position has a high-impact contribution to the company’s success by providing industry leading service to our customer base
  • Proficiency with test equipment used in field service support
  • Product and associated laboratory process knowledge
  • Building and nurturing internal and external customer relationships
  • Visual daily management
Internal Relationships:
  • Service Management
  • Sales representatives/managers
  • Service Support
  • Marketing
  • Customer Service

External Relationships:
  • Customers
  • Dealers/distributors
Physical Demands & Working Environment

The physical demands and work environment characteristics 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.

Physical demands: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to walk, sit, stand, use hand to finger, handle or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; balance, stoop, bend, talk and hear.
  • The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
  • Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision.
Work environment: While performing the duties of this job, most work is in an office environment setting. Lighting and temperature are adequate. The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet to moderate.
  • Outdoor Weather Conditions.
Diversity & Inclusion

At Danaher, we are dedicated to building and sustaining a truly diverse and inclusive culture. These are not just words on a page—Diversity and Inclusion is a top priority for the company, and it ties deeply to each of our core values. Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law.



San Francisco, CA