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Date: Jun 20, 2022

Location: Benicia, CA, US, 94510

Company: Evoqua

Evoqua has the strength of a major global business while embracing the entrepreneurial spirit of a startup.  Our innovative products have been solving the world’s water problems for more than 100 years.  Today, we are building on that strong history of success – transforming water for our customers enriching the lives of consumers.  


Evoqua’s unparalleled portfolio of proven brands, advanced technologies, mobile and emergency water supply solutions and services helps cities across the world provide and discharge clean water, and equips the leisure and commercial industries to maximize productivity and profitability.  Every day, millions of people and thousands of companies rely on Evoqua Water Technologies to help meet their needs for clean water.


What does it mean to work here. . .


Our Mindset:  We put customers first.  We know we succeed only when our customers succeed. To that end, we make decisions at lowest possible levels, at fastest possible speeds – freeing employees to respond to customers quickly and effectively without sacrificing safety or quality.


Our organization: We work as “One Evoqua”.  We collaborate across our global enterprise. In an increasingly competitive marketplace, no single product, group or unit succeeds on their own, no matter how remarkable they are.  We are one team.


Our People: We hire for brains and heart.  We are industry experts who foster great relationships with colleagues and customers.  We value technical knowledge and experience, alongside business insight and people smarts.  We nurture both the hard and soft skills of our talent.


Our Leadership: We lead from where we are.  We take ownership.  We lead from all levels.  We value the opportunity to grow, as a business and as people.  We hold each other accountable to make the right things happen for maximum performance. 


Our promise:  Grow with the Best. We grow with the best.  We are on the move.  As the world’s first choice for water solutions, our workplace will continue to evolve and expand, and so will the opportunities.  This is a workplace that nourishes talented people.  Immerse yourself . . . in Evoqua. 


Apply today to join our 4000 professionals around the world as we pursue our purpose: Transforming Water. Enriching Life.

Our Benecia, CA office is looking for a Senior Field Service Technician to join us!



The Senior Field Service Technician is responsible for providing skilled labor both in the shop yard and on job sites while operating the different types of Water Remediation and Degassing Equipment.


Essential Functions

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  1. Responsible for actively monitoring and keeping up to date all licenses, medical certification cards, and other DOT and NON-DOT required training; TWIC cards, Hazwoper 40 hour training, Hazwoper 8 hour refresher training, OSHA 10, Basic Plus, First Aid/CPR, and other required basic and/or site-specific training; works with HR to assist in same. 
  2. Attends and participates in safety meetings
  3. Acclimated to culture and actively seeks to recognize areas for improvement
  4. Actively participates in team brainstorming for positive impact on organizational effectiveness
  5. Consciously and deliberately works to ensure high customer satisfaction utilizing “WOW” factors to strategically differentiate the company on multiple levels of that service including overall satisfaction and general experience, delivery above and beyond baseline expectations, going the extra mile to ensure the customer is not just happy but is beyond happy and satisfied, etc.
  6. Continues to build and maintain rapport with company staff, co-workers, outside vendors, and external clients and/or other relevant contacts    
  7. Shows professionalism in all communications, both written and verbal, with co-workers, staff as well as clients and other vendors (e.g. able to answer phone, provide solutions/answers to majority of inquiries with minimal supervision or direct to appropriate person as needed.)
  8. Knows and understands available resources; recognizes limitations
  9. Troubleshoot, identify potential issues and resolution; engages others as necessary for follow-through


Work Environment

This job works outside in all weather elements. Frequently will work at safety-sensitive job sites, with multiple potential hazards, including working around heavy equipment and elevated noise levels.


Physical Demands

  1. Raising or lowering object that may include upward pulling up to 75 pounds (team lifting required for anything over 75 pounds)
  2. May require being in a stationary position for extended periods of time, including driving
  3. Moderate computer and other office machine use; must be able to operate, activate and position hands/fingers accordingly
  4. Excellent visionary capacity for detecting, determining, perceiving, recognizing, judging, assessing safety hazards, and proper loading of equipment
  5. Occasionally ascend/descend ladders to enter trailers and other equipment
  6. Exposure to inclement weather conditions and various hazardous materials



This position may require frequent travel to support business needs, including overnight and air travel (up to 10%)


Required Education and Experience

High School Diploma Required

Mechanical experience

Must be CDL Licensed (Class A or B) within 1 year after hire date

Electrical experience (preferred)

Previous experience with Pumps and Hoses preferred

Must have a clean driving record, and eligible to drive company vehicles by the insurance company

Ideally experience working in or around refineries


Evoqua is willing to train!


Other Duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job.  Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.


Hours for this position are typically 6AM to 3PM; however, business needs may require extended hours (occasional night and weekend work) - up to 5%.

Evoqua Water Technologies prohibits discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local law. Evoqua Water Technologies takes affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.

EEO is The Law

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity 

EEO is the Law - Poster (PDF)


Evoqua does not accept unsolicited resumes/candidates from search firms.

Nearest Major Market: Sacramento
Nearest Secondary Market: Fairfield