Field Service Technician Mechanical - Jenbacher Engines

Services United States


This Mechanical Field Service Technician will perform mechanical hands-on field service work on Jenbacher Gas Engines, including but not limited to commissioning, troubleshooting, periodic maintenance, and minor overhaul, Jenbacher Gas Engines range in power from 0.25 to 9.5 MW, and run on either natural gas or a variety of other gases (e.g., biogas, landfill gas, coal mine gas, sewage gas, combustible industrial waste gases). 

Essential Responsibilities

  • Execute service on the engines in compliance with the maintenance protocol. For example checking oil, replace filters and valves and diverse types of measurements.
  • carry out minor repairs on the engine additional to the planed service
  • execute major service on the engine in cooperation with colleagues in compliance with the protocol for major service
  • Coordinate the task with external suppliers who provide specialist duties
  • Monitor activities of the maintenance compliant to the EHS protocol
  • Analyze failures on the engines in the specialism of Mechanics, electronics and the associated software systems. Check historical data of the engine;
  • Troubleshooting engines on the field of Electronics and mechanics
  • Create a visit reports of the site regarding reason for visit, symptoms, actions, use of materials, parts and hours, the result and if needed follow-up actions
  • Create a report on common faults and describe the background of this fault
  • Ensure that a basic set of spare parts are in the van, ensure that the materials are approved and have a clean working environment
  • Work effectively as part of a team of technicians or independently
  • Process timesheets, expense reports, Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) forms, and job reports in a timely manner
  • Comply with all EHS policies and procedures to ensure a safe and productive work site
  • Perform others duties as assigned


  • 5 -10 years of reciprocating engine experience preferred
  • Experience as car mechanic, car electrician, and electrician
  • Mechanical Technician or higher


  • Ability and willingness to travel up to 70% of the time, mainly in Tennessee and neighboring states
  • Possess a valid driver's license
  • Ability and willingness to work remotely, as required
  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job
  • Ability to meet and maintain insurability standards to drive a company vehicle when needed

Desired Characteristics

  • Familiar with or qualified to work with Jenbacher reciprocating gas/diesel engines Series 6 preferably
  • Able to understand and implement technical procedures
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Effective interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Strong customer focus
  • Able to effectively interact with customers
  • Strong computer skills
  • PLC knowledge

INNIO offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. INNIO is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, gender (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law.