Service Specialist I in Secaucus, NJ at Volt

Date Posted: 2/7/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Secaucus, NJ
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
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  • Pay Rate
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch

Job Description

Service Specialist I – 12 mo contract – Secaucus NJ

Volt Workforce Solutions is seeking a Service Specialist I for our client in Secaucus, NJ for a 12 month contract. 

This position is responsible for various tasks related to servicing and installation of control systems for our client who manufactures measuring, electromedical, and control instruments, including appliance regulators and controls, analytical lab instruments, navigation and guidance systems, and various types of testing equipment.

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each primary duty satisfactorily.

  • Perform scheduled preventative maintenance on installed customers to Control Systems
  • Perform commissioning and startup of new to Control Systems to ensure proper operation
  • Diagnose, troubleshoot and repair to Control Systems wiring, hardware and software
  • Diagnose communication problems with control devices and other components
  • Create, load, test, and tune system databases
  • Install, replace and re-commission Control Systems devices, equipment and software
  • Coordinate activities of subcontractors as required
  • Provide on-site training to customers as needed
  • Provides emergency and warranty service as required.
  • Create and maintain test records and as-built documentation
  • Conform to project site safety and housekeeping requirements
  • Other duties may be assigned

QUALIFICATIONS: The requirements listed below are representative of the education, experience, skills and/or abilities required. An individual must meet the minimum requirements as listed in each Qualifications subsection

EDUCATION: • Two-year (2) degree in a related technical field or related work experience EXPERIENCE:

  • 7 years related work experience required


  • Understanding of System knowledge of 1 or more the following products: AMAG, Genetec, Pelco, Continuum, DVTel, Honeywell, Saliant, Nice, Verint, Commend and any CISCO knowledge
  • Basic understanding of mechanical and electrical drawings and symbols
  • Ability to analyze system drawings and schematics
  • Basic understanding of electrical installation practices and requirements
  • Basic understanding of pneumatic controls installation practices and requirements
  • Proficient in software applications including but not limited to Microsoft Word, Excel, and Visio.
  • Industry product knowledge desired. Schneider Electric product knowledge is a plus.
  • Knowledge of BACnet, MODBUS and LON is also a plus.
  • Basic understanding of network infrastructure and network communication systems
  • Good knowledge of service procedures.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills including, but not limited to the ability to relate technical terminology to customers, listen effectively, and solicit input from others.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the primary duties of this job:

  • Moving over rough or uneven surfaces; recurring bending, crouching, stooping, stretching, reaching, or similar activities; recurring lifting of moderately heavy to light items.
  • Transporting of items such as a laptop computer and luggage; driving an automobile, etc. Also, transporting of items such as system equipment and installation materials may be required.
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the primary duties

WORK ENVIRONMENT: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the primary duties of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the primary duties. While performing the primary duties of the job, the employee is regularly exposed to a customer site environment.

  • Employee may work in different environments including outside weather conditions while on various job sites.
  • Must be able to climb ladders and lift 75-pounds unassisted.
  • May be required to report to work outside normal business hours, on holidays and on weekends.

APPLY NOW to the position or contact Debbie Linville at 317-599-4893 for any questions and more details regarding this position.

Volt has been serving some of the nation's strongest companies for over 60 years. As a Volt employee, you can expect the highest level of on-site support. We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with its employees.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer