Electrical Engineer at OPTIMA

Electro Mechanical Field Service Technician

Job Summary

With locations and customers all over the world, Optima Machinery Corporation designs and builds packaging and filling machines including complete production lines for pharmaceutical, consumer, nonwovens and life science products. Our machines specialize in a variety of products and processes including, syringes, vials, freeze drying, toilet paper, wet wipes, chemicals, cosmetics, coffee, snack foods, transdermal patches, oral filmstrips, and more. Odds are that you have encountered many products packaged on an Optima machine.

We are excited to be celebrating 35 years in our Green Bay, Wis. location in 2020. The success of our business lies solely on the dedication, attitude and hardworking characteristics of our employees. We work hard to make sure our employees have a good work-life balance and plenty of opportunities to grow within our organization. Our employees travel all over the US, and abroad, to work with a variety of customers on a diverse range of packaging machines.

Technology is always advancing and Optima continues to advance with it, our employees work with the latest technologies and advancements in the packaging machine world. We have proprietary machine maintenance programs that interact with virtual reality glasses and many other innovations that make our machines more efficient and the best value for our customers.

Optima is excited to be growing at a rapid pace. Headquartered in Schwabisch Hall, Germany Optima also includes 13 foreign branches, and over 2,500 colleagues around the world, including our main US office in Green Bay, Wisconsin.

Optima Machinery Corporation's Field Service Technician position supports one of the Optima Divisions (Pharma, Nonwovens, Consumer, Life Science) in a service role pertinent to the operations of that division.

Responsibilities and Duties

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • Performs service and maintenance of OPTIMA equipment sold in the United States
  • Travels to customer sites to install, maintain, inspect and repair OPTIMA equipment
  • Installs, maintains, repairs both mechanical and electrical systems and components on OPTIMA machinery following blueprints, electrical codes, schematics, and manuals, both at customer sites and in-house
  • Installs wiring and conduit and connects power supply to machine
  • Assists with in-house assembly and related activities
  • Follows instructions and duties as requested by supervisor
  • Valid Driver’s License is required

Qualifications and Skills

  • Fulfillment of the Electro-Mechanical program at a two year school required
  • Electrical education a plus
  • Training will be provided on Optima Machinery
Supervisory Responsibility
This position has no supervisory responsibilities.

Work Environment
This job operates in a professional office environment.  This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines.

Physical Demands
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear.  The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms.  This position requires the ability to occasionally lift office products and supplies up to 20lbs.

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work
This is a full-time position.  The hours of work and days are typically during our “core” hours which are between the hours of 8:00am and 3:45pm Monday through Friday. 

Travel
Travel is expected for this position (75-80%)

Other Duties
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job.  Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.
 

Benefits

  • Paid vacation
  • 401(k)
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Health, vision, and dental insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Disability insurance
Optima Machinery Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. 

Application documents

Send them via US Postal Service to:

Attention Human Resource Dept.
Optima Machinery Corporation
1330 Contract Drive
Green Bay, WI 54304

Please also fill in the form and enclose it with your application documents:
Application Form
 

Contact

Human Ressources
 (920) 339-2222
 hr@optima-packaging.com