Ortho Clinical Diagnostics

  • Field Engineer- Lafayette, Louisiana

    Job Locations US
    Job ID
    2018-5442
    Job Country
    United States
    Category
    Technical Service and Support (Ortho Care)
  • The Company

    Ortho Clinical Diagnostics (Ortho) is a global leader of in vitro diagnostics.  Ortho serves two primary industries in the medical field: clinical laboratories, by producing platforms and assays that test for a variety of diseases, conditions, and substances; and immunohematology, by providing the means to ensure blood transfusion recipients receive appropriate and compatible blood.

     

    With a history of more than 75 years, Ortho is a pioneer in life-impacting advances in diagnostics. Worldwide across hospitals, hospital networks, blood banks and labs, Ortho’s high-quality products and services enable health care professionals to make better-informed treatment decisions. Headquartered in Raritan, NJ, Ortho Clinical Diagnostics has approximately 4,300 employees serving customers in more than 120 countries.

     

    Ortho is recruiting and retaining the best and brightest around the world. People, who are performance driven, want to make a difference and who help Ortho grow their leadership position in a changing marketplace. The power to reimagine starts with empowered people, who are empowered to grow and given the chance to succeed in ways they hadn’t thought possible before.

     

    Ortho’s purpose is simple: to improve and save lives with diagnostics. They do that by reimagining what’s possible. It’s what defines them. It’s the Ortho difference.

     

    Ortho is an independent company, sponsored by The Carlyle Group, one of the world’s largest and most successful investment firms. The company's executive leadership team has extensive diagnostic experience and a strong heritage of driving market change and innovation. Ortho is a strong brand with solid positions in attractive, growing segments and regions.

    The Career Potential

    Ortho Clinical Diagnostics is committed to improving and saving lives with diagnostics. To do this we hire people who share this dream and are ready for new adventures. As a valued team member, you will carve your own career path and be part of building this company stronger and better than ever before. There is no limit to the experiences, opportunities and new directions you will have access to here at Ortho Clinical Diagnostics. More importantly, you will be driving the surge of a whole new direction in important medicine. That’s something we can all take pride in as we take this journey together.


    Ortho is known in the industry as a leader in customer service and support.  Deeply understanding and exceeding the needs of our clinical lab, hospital and blood bank customers is what we do.  It’s who we are.  If you join Ortho, no matter what your role, you will be expected to keep that Customer Excellence focus in your work.

    The Opportunity

    As the company continues to grow, Ortho Clinical Diagnostics, a global company, is recruiting for a Field Service Engineer in the Lafayette, Louisiana area. The ideal candidate will be located within the assigned territory for this positon. 

     

    This is a remote position that offers a company car, gas card, cell phone and laptop, and all vehicle maintenance will be covered by Ortho.

    The Responsibilities

     

    • Troubleshoot technical problems and systems issues.
    • Determine technical solution in accordance with product and customer specifications, and recommends actions to company or customer representatives for coordinative product solution.
    • Conduct technical analysis of product implementations, modifications and enhancements to product in accordance with specific customer specifications and implementations.
    • This position will also require the individual to assess Customer needs and recommend solutions in accordance with product specifications and Customer specifications.
    • Conduct technical training and product briefing with customers, vendors and company representatives as needed. Act as local on-site representative to customer's organization. Manage all territory responsibilities including preventive maintenance and upgrades including software & hardware. This position requires the individual to provide service support in the hospital/clinic laboratory environment.

    The Individual

    We are seeking a qualified individual who has experience installing, operating, maintaining, repairing and modifying electromechanical equipment, preferably in the field.

    • A minimum of an Associate's degree in Electronics or Electrical/Mechanical Engineering, or 4 to 6 years of related military experience, is preferred.
    • A team player that is self-motivated & interacts appropriately with peers, sales counterparts, and customers is required.
    • The ability to organize and express ideas clearly, verbal and written, in individual or group situations; working effectively is required.
    • Must possess appropriate technical knowledge and have the ability to utilize that knowledge to effectively perform required job functions with an effective level of competence demonstrating a high degree of knowledge in electro-mechanical, chemistry, computer and/or other related disciplines.
    • Ability to effectively manage assigned workload within allotted time constraints.
    • Ability to do 50-75% overnight travel to Rochester, NY, in the first few months of training.
    • Ability to travel around the territory, with occasional overnight travel (1-2 nights per week).
    • This candidate must have the ability to lift 75 lbs.
    • A valid driver's license is required at all times.
    • Extended hours may be required.
    • Work visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

    Equal Opportunity

    Ortho Clinical Diagnostics believes in Equal Opportunity for all and is committed to ensuring all individuals, including individuals with disabilities, have an opportunity to apply for those positions that they are interested in and qualify for without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, veteran status, disability, genetic information, or any other protected characteristic. Ortho Clinical Diagnostics is also committed to providing reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals so that an individual can perform their job related duties. If you are interested in applying for an employment opportunity and require special assistance or an accommodation to apply due to a disability, please contact us at orthorecruiting@orthoclinicaldiagnostics.com.

     

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