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Field Service Technician III

Date: Aug 11, 2019

Location: Broadview, IL, US, 60155

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.

Posting Title: High Purity Water Technician Level III

Posting Location: Location: Broadview, IL


Evoqua has an exciting opportunity for a High Purity Water Systems Technician supporting our light industry customers in the Chicago area based in Broadview, IL. As a High Purity Water Technician, you will perform installation, start-ups, investigative tests, troubleshooting, repairs and maintenance to our water treatment equipment (reverse osmosis, CDI, automatic softeners, carbon units and deionization water systems, including PLC integration) at multiple customer locations. We provide training to advance you through our Technician program and pay increases that correspond with your expanded capabilities.  Our high-performance culture means that we will expect a lot from you, but we also provide support that will enable and empower you to provide skillful, top-notch customer service and to grow in your career.


More about the position:


  • Not a fan of a desk job? In this role you will travel extensively during the day within the Chicago metropolitan area.
  • Enjoy solving problems? The key responsibility for the Technician is to effectively identify problems as they occur and take appropriate steps to solve them and prevent them from recurring.
  • Enjoy sharing your knowledge with customers to improve their systems? You will provide semi-complex training to customers on products and services, as well as documenting all installations, inspections, maintenance, repair work, etc.
  • Do you rise to meet expectations and expect to be recognized for your contribution?  That’s what we’re all about!
  • Want to earn additional incentives? If you generate a sales lead you can earn 2% of the sale up to $2000.00 through our Technician Lead Program.


What we require of you:


  • HS Diploma or GED equivalency; Associate’s Degree or vocational/ technical training is strongly desired
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in high purity water directly related to installation, repair, and maintenance of industrial equipment (pumps)
  • Minimum of 3 years of general experience in plumbing and electrical (panels)
  • Industrial water treatment or water chemistry experience preferred, but not required
  • PLC integration experience preferred, but not required
  • Valid driver's license and clean driving record, must meet eligibility requirements to drive a company vehicle
  • Must be able to pass a DOT physical
  • The ability to lift up to 75 pounds and to push or pull up to 300 pounds for up to 20% of the work day
  • Ability to work independently with little supervision
  • Must have strong mechanical aptitude
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Electronic work-pad, smart phone, Email and related applications experience is required
  • Able to work overtime, nights, weekends as required in the on-call after-hours rotation
  • Must be able to follow all safety rules and wear all required safety equipment


This position will have a typical work schedule of Monday-Friday with some occasional overtime and compensated after-hours on-call rotation (once a month for a week) responsibilities, which may include weekends.


Evoqua offers competitive pay and benefits, including a generous 401(k) match. Other benefits include three weeks of vacation upon hire, on the job training, and a commitment to career development. Depending on interest and ability, Technicians can advance to Field Service Supervision and Management, Sales, Operations, or beyond!





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Nearest Major Market: Chicago