Field Service Technician


The Service Technician performs all activities associated with installing, servicing, and maintaining a wide range of the Company’s state of the art CNC precision machine tools and related equipment for the international railway industry.

Essential Functions:

  • Use electrical schematics to test and troubleshoot electrical systems including switches, PLCs, PCs, sensors, motors, and measurement devices
  • Use laptops, PC applications, and printed documentation to test and troubleshoot PLC ladder logic programs
  • Use drawings to test and troubleshoot mechanical systems such as pistons, rams, pulleys, belts, gears, lubrication systems, and alignment
  • Use hydraulic schematics to test and troubleshoot hydraulic power systems
  • Testing of all machines to verify calibration and operation
  • Start-up and debug of newly manufactured or rebuilt machines both at the NSH USA factory and at customer’s facility
  • Extensive travel both domestic and international is REQUIRED; travel will be about 80-90% (which may include weekends)

Additional Responsibilities:

This description reflects the principal functions of the job for the purpose of job evaluation. It should not be construed as a detailed description of all work requirements of the job nor shall it be construed as giving exclusive responsibility for every function described.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Associates or Bachelors Degree in a technical field, mechanical engineering, or electrical engineering OR 3-5 years of related experience in a similar field
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills are REQUIRED
  • Excellent time management skills REQUIRED
  • Must be a self-motivated individual and be able to hit the ground running meeting the company’s and client’s needs
  • Very good working knowledge of mechanical and electrical process and must be able to merge them together so that the equipment is operating efficiently and effectively
  • Experience in programming and working with PLCs a PLUS
  • Must work well with people
  • Must combine professionalism and enthusiasm in approach to work
  • Proficiency in MS Office suite of products

Character, integrity, and trustworthiness are very important attributes that NSH USA Corporation looks for in all candidates.

Please go to to apply. Resumes and cover letters can also be submitted by fax to 518-462-0371, or by regular mail to HR Dept., 1700 North Broadway, Albany, NY 12204. Telephone calls will not be accepted.

NSH USA offers a complete medical/health care plan, 401(K), and incentive programs. 
Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $62,000.00 - $87,000.00 per year

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