JBT Corporation

Field Service Technician

Job Locations US-VA-Richmond
Requisition ID
Posted Date
15 hours ago(12/6/2021 4:05 PM)



DFH Service Tech


We are a leading global technology and solutions provider to high-value segments of the industrial food, beverage, and aviation support industries.


Proseal of JBT, is seeking ambitious individuals, that are looking for a career with potential growth. This is a unique opportunity for both an entry level and skilled individuals who want to be an integral part of a growing company. New hires will go through the company’s 90-day technician training program, and given the tools and knowledge to successfully perform in their job duties. After successfully completing the training program, technicians will be responsible for carrying out the installation, commissioning, servicing, and breakdown support of Proseal machinery and tooling. This position will involve considerable time travelling, including air travel.


Proseal is a leading provider of tray sealing technology. Proseal is a leader in the food Industry, with a strong presence in various industries. Proseal America has a strong and team-oriented culture, where service is a vital component.




About the Job


This is where you come in!  We need people who can install, service, and maintain our equipment to keep it running at top operating efficiency.  To be successful in this position, you will need:

  • Stage, install, and commission manual, semi-automatic, and fully automatic tray sealing machinery and tooling
  • Flexible to travelling for extended periods of time, including air travel
  • Advise and provide third party equipment supplier integration support
  • Perform remote or on-site support to equipment breakdown situations
  • Management and interpretation of on-site customer requirements and expectations
  • Installation, diagnosis, and repair of mechanical and pneumatic assemblies including but not limited to drive motors, drum rollers, belts, bushings, bearings, rollers, valves, cylinders, etc.
  • Installation, diagnosis, and repair of various AC/DC electrical systems including but not limited to PLC’s, HMI’s, VFD’s, power supplies, servo motors/amplifiers, temperature controllers, phase monitors, contactors, relays, transformers, heaters, etc.
  • Perform necessary installation and repair work using standard test instruments, hand tools, and computer software
  • Consult and maintain effective communication with design engineers, management, and customers to resolve issues in system, design, operation, and maintenance
  • Provide timely, accurate, and detailed service visit reports


  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Valid United States driver’s license and clean driving record
  • Able to work overtime as needed
  • Able to pass background check and drug screening
  • Experience using hand tools

Preferred Qualifications

  • Technology based Degree/ Vocational training preferred
  • A degree in Electrical and Mechanical Engineering is a plus
  • Experience in electromechanical engineering, mechatronics, or machine automation preferred
  • Two years of experience in food processing/production environment with a primary focus on heat sealing preferred
  • VSP technology and servicing and repairing automated equipment is desired
  • US Passport (can be added following employment)

Job Requirements

  • Ability to communicate professionally with customers, suppliers, and departments
  • Ability to adapt to dynamic work schedules and flexible shifts
  • Able to frequently travel, including air travel, on short notice
  • Read and understand electrical, mechanical, and pneumatic schematics
  • Demonstrate a high degree of reliability, flexibility, and self-motivation
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Detail oriented and punctuality skills
  • Proven mechanical and electrical aptitude
  • Ability to integrate into a positive team culture
  • Ability to analyze, problem solve and execute
  • Ability to use hand tools safely and effectively
  • Read and interpret electrical and pneumatic schematics
  • Strong computer and database skills

Physical Requirements and Work Environment

  • Work in cold (>32°F) and hot (<100°F) environments for extended periods of time
  • Stand continuously for long periods of time
  • May be required to work outdoors
  • Wearing of safety clothing and equipment may at times be required
  • Able to repeatedly lift-up to 75Ibs

Company Benefits

  • Competitive wages and compensation
  • Formal job training is provided
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision coverage
  • Life Insurance
  • Short Term/ Long Term Disability
  • 401(k) plan with company match
  • Paid Time Off
  • Company Paid Holidays
  • Floating Holidays
  • Company Sponsored Events


**And, most of our Field Service positions offer overtime opportunities that will increase your annual gross income!




Why is Proseal of JBT a Great Place to Work?


We are a stable organization with strong values:  Integrity, Accountability, Relentless Continuous Improvement, Teamwork, and a Passion for our customers.


As part of a large global organization, you will have opportunities for learning within your trade and growth beyond your current skillset.  Multiple locations around the US and around the world provide numerous job opportunities.  We also offer an educational reimbursement plan for employees who want to advance their formal education.




It is the policy of JBT Corporation to provide equal opportunity for qualified persons and not to discriminate against any applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law at the JBT Corporation location to which this application is submitted. In addition, as a Federal Government contractor, JBT Corporation is an affirmative action employer. If you require accommodation during the application process, please contact the local Human Resources department. EOE-Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities


If you have a disability or impairment that prevents you from completing the online application, please seek the assistance of your local employment services agency. JBT maintains active relationships with local employment services agencies, and they have pledged their support in assisting any applicant needing help in applying. To find information on agencies throughout the United States, please go to www.careeronestop.org


You may also call Susan Cotton at 844-286-4524 if your disability or impairment prevents you from applying online. NOTE: Do not use this number unless you need assistance because of a disability or impairment. The personnel attending this phone line will not be able to give you a status update regarding your application and will not be the individuals making a decision regarding your employment.



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