Field Service Technician - USA - Midwest Region

We are currently recruiting a Field Service Technician to strengthen our exceptional North American service team.

  • You will deliver outstanding technical field service to our customers.
  • You will be responsible for the installation, commissioning, remote and site support on highly advanced electrical/PLC/Pneumatic and Servo controlled systems.
  • You will travel extensively to customer sites within North America and Canada up to 75% of the time.
  • When not traveling to customer site, you will be "home" office based, calling on customers and supporting a 24/7 technical support operation.
    You will travel from time to time to the United Kingdom for training and other functions that are assigned to your role.
  • You will perform on-site equipment demonstrations in a professional manner.
  • For your initial introduction and training you will travel with our experienced field service technicians to customer sites.
  • At least a two-year technical trade degree or equivalent hands-on experience.
  • We are a 100% Allen Bradley systems integrator, so experience on PLC, Servo and Powerflex VFD drives is preferred but not essential, as training will be provided.
  • Good working knowledge of Windows Operating system and Embedded software systems.
  • Minimum of two years electrical, mechanical and pneumatic diagnostic experience.
  • Field Service experience is preferred but not essential, as training will be given.
  • Excellent written and verbal communications in English. A knowledge of Spanish, or willingness to learn Spanish, would be advantageous.
  • Self-motivated and assertive individual who has the ability of working on their own or as part of a small technical team.
Job Benefits

Thurne offers a comprehensive compensation package with excellent benefits including 401K, vacation pay, sick pay, medical, dental and life insurance.


Please submit your resume and covering letter, including your current salary, to

Human Resources Dept.
Thurne USA
2567 Greenleaf Avenue,
Elk Grove Village, IL 60007

Employment Type
Job Location
Mid-West Region, USA
Date posted
January 26, 2021
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