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Location: Pittsburgh, PA, Pennsylvania, United States 
Requisition ID: 38788 

Schindler stands for mobility. Mobility needs experts.
Join our team in Pittsburgh, PA.

Founded in Switzerland in 1874, the Schindler Group is a leading global provider of elevators, escalators, and related services. Schindler mobility solutions move one billion people every day all over the world. Behind the company's success are over 60,000 employees in more than 100 countries.

With U.S. Headquarters in Morristown, New Jersey, Schindler Elevator Corporation is the North American operating entity of the Switzerland-based Schindler Group. Schindler is one of the leading global manufacturers of elevators, escalators and moving walks. Schindler employs over 5,000 people in more than 230 locations in North America. The company specializes in latest-technology engineering as well as mechanical and micro-technology products designed and rigorously tested for comfort, efficiency and reliability. Schindler products can be found in many well-known buildings throughout the US, including 4 World Trade Center, the Bank of America Tower and the Marriott Marquis in New York, Cowboys Stadium in Dallas and the Cleveland Clinic in Las Vegas.

Field Engineer EI

Mobility is the goal

  1. Serve as primary technical consultant for branch and regional field operations.
  2. Provide direct assistance to installation crews and their supervisor to support the efficient installation of modernization apparatus
  3. Develop connection methods and detailed diagrams to define the orderly interface and/or removal of elevator systems
  4. Act as the lead field interface for applications and design opportunities, developing solutions to improve installation efficiency
  5. Effectively communicate necessary information to keep all stakeholders informed of project progress and resolution of issues
  6. Interpret customer concerns and mobilize the necessary internal resources in such a way that customer satisfaction is assured while costs are minimized
  7. Ensure customer needs or inquiries are met in a prompt, professional manner by providing clear communications
  8. Serve as a company representative during technical conflict resolution, and maintain project documentation and correspondence with customer
  9. Be knowledgeable of installation, maintenance and modernization techniques on Schindler and competitor’s equipment and technological innovations
  10. Help to start major projects and engineer fixtures in a way that meets specified technical objectives on time and within budget.
  11. Provide technical expertise for machine and component issues of an intermittent nature when field employees cannot resolve with available resources. This requires the use of specialized diagnostic tools, technical know-how, and methodical troubleshooting techniques.
  12. Analyze and solve complex product design, application, manufacturing, installation, modernization and service problems.
  13. Analyze competitive product designs and recommend design changes to provide competitive advantage.
  14. Recommend product specification requirements to meet customer needs and company goals.
  15. Develop or revise defect prevention procedures or processes in product design or application.
  16. Analyze new technologies for potential application in elevator and escalator products.
  17. Work with Field Technicians to exchange information and share experiences with challenging jobs.



Mobility needs you

 (BA/BS) in engineering required; 2 years college or equivalent experience preferred


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