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Field Service Technician

Princeton, WV, US, 24739

Your Career Begins at Timken 

If you're ready for a challenging career that provides you with the ability to advance personally and professionally, look to Timken.  Our associates make the world more productive by improving the efficiency and reliability of the machinery that keeps industry in motion.


Smith Services, a part of Timken Power Systems, is seeking a Field Services Technician for the Princeton service center.


Field Service Technicians are on call 24 hours a day and travel frequently to customer sites. Outage work often requires extended stays away from home. Some of the job tasks performed by technicians are vibration analysis, balancing, laser alignment, electrical testing, infrared thermography, switchgear testing and maintenance, dry ice cleaning, and mechanical and electrical motor repairs.

Candidates with experience in controls, VFD’s, MCC’s, PLC’s, HMI’s, Relays, and Transformers are preferred. 

This position will also be responsible for job scheduling, cost builds, inputing information in ERP (Epicor), documenting and maintaining certifications, safety reports, and training records. Other duties as assigned.


Basic requirements include:

  • High school diploma or equivalent, required.
  • AS in Electrical Engineering, strongly preferred.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, Word).
  • Valid Driver's License
  • Ability to obtain NON-DOT Medical Examiner's Certificate
  • Ability to obtain Mine Safety Certification (below and above ground) and OSHA Certification.
  • 3+ years of related experience, strongly preferred.



All qualified applicants shall be treated equally according to their individual qualifications, abilities, experiences and other employment standards. There will be no discrimination due to gender or gender identity, race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, sexual orientation, veteran/military status or any other basis protected by applicable law.

Join one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies® – an honor we’ve received ten times.


The Timken Company designs a growing portfolio of engineered bearings and power transmission products that improve the reliability and efficiency of global machinery and equipment to move the world forward. Timken posted $3.8 billion in sales in 2019 and employs more than 17,000 people globally, operating from 42 countries.

Why Choose Timken?

  • Over a century of knowledge and innovation
  • A culture of top performance
  • A global, diverse environment
  • Products that contribute to a sustainable world
  • A conviction to improve communities around us
  • Competitive salary and benefits

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Nearest Major Market: Charleston
Nearest Secondary Market: West Virginia

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