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Training and Application Engineer (entry-level)

Posted 2014-06-25
At a Glance –

Company:
OMICRON
3550 Willowbend Blvd.
Houston, Texas

Job Type:
Job (Full-Time)

Job Location:
60 Hickory Drive Waltham, Massachussetts 02451

Job Description

GENERAL DESCRIPTION

OMICRON is an international company serving the electrical power industry with innovative testing and diagnostic solutions. We are currently hiring for the position of Training and Application Engineer(Entry Level) in our Waltham, MA office. This position will be responsible for providing high-level technical support of our primary products and their applications.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
Direct involvement with power system apparatus diagnostics, transformers, switchgear, rotating machines and ancillary equipment.
Provide focused expertise and guidance to the industry and peers on OMICRON Primary test instruments and their applications.
Conduct customer visits to maintain customer relations and increase revenues.
Product consultation and training on electrical theory and diagnostic methods, including application, data analysis, power system apparatus evaluation and report generation to our customer base. Topics will include, but are not limited to: Power Factor (PF), Sweep Frequency Response Analysis (SFRA), Dissolved Gas Analysis (DGA), Dielectric Frequency Response Analysis (DFR), and Partial Discharge (PD).
Provide technical support to OMICRON's senior engineers, sales managers, sales representatives, and distributors.
Troubleshoot technical problems for customer and sales support.
Provide input on new products, product strategies, development, and application needs.
Manage and develop application notes and technical papers, including presentations at relevant seminars/conferences.
Perform other duties as assigned.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES
Knowledge of power systems, substations, generation, transmission and distribution of electric power
Excellent writing, teaching, and presentation skills
Reputable business and work ethics & personal character
Long-term strategy, planning and goal oriented
Creative, innovative thinking and solutions oriented - team member
Willingness to travel (up to 50%)
WORK EXPERIENCE
Proven work and activity history
Safety training and knowledge a plus
Experience with testing and substation diagnostics preferred

This is not an exhaustive list of all duties and responsibilities. OMICRON electronics Corp. USA reserves the right to amend and change responsibilities to meet business and organizational needs as necessary.

WORKING CONDITIONS
Physical Demands: In general, the following physical demands 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 allow differently-abled individuals to perform the essential functions of the job.
Must be able to see, hear, speak and write clearly in order to communicate with customers; manual dexterity required for occasional reaching and lifting of large objects more than 50 pounds; and operating office equipment; Frequent sitting, occasional bending and kneeling.
Work Environment: In general, the following conditions of the work environment are representative of those that an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to allow differently-abled individuals to perform the essential functions of the job within the environment.
The office is clean, orderly, properly lighted and ventilated. Noise levels are considered low to moderate.
Specific vision abilities required include close vision, distance vision, color perception, depth perceptions, and the ability to adjust focus.
Job will generally be performed in an office environment, but may require travel to visit a Client's office, production facility or industrial/construction job site. Conditions will vary at each location.
Hazards such as those encountered in substation environments, such as the presence of high voltage, and other sources of electrical shock may be encountered. May be required to use Personal Protection Equipment (PPE): hard hats, safety boots, ear protection, safety glasses, fall restraint, FR clothing.

EDUCATION
Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or Electrical Technology required
Master's degree in Electronics or Electrical Engineering preferred

OMICRON provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, nationality or origin, age or disability.

Submit Resumes to jobs@omicronusa.com
Salary: $60,000

Hours: Full-Time
Type: Job

Contact

Joanna Walters
713-830-4660
jobs@omicronusa.com

Company Description

OMICRON is an international company serving the electrical power industry with innovative testing and diagnostic solutions.

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