Field Service Recruiters | Hydraulics Repair | Maintenance Recruiters

Kappa Search Inc. is a Chicago recruiting firm that specializes in engineering, manufacturing, operations and maintenance recruitment and placement. We are actively recruiting for a Field Service Technician with electrical and mechanical expertise. The overall function of this position is to provide field service engineering and technical assistance to customers in the areas of installation, maintenance, repair, training, and modification of mechanical and electrical systems.


- Will diagnose and troubleshoot equipment failures and give recommendations for repairs both in person and via telephone.
- Inspect electrical and mechanical parts and systems. Determine if parts are re-workable. Write up the unit in a complete service report.
- Manage all time and complete work orders in a timely manner and to meet deadlines.
- Investigate faulty hydraulic and electrical systems using schematics and diagnostic equipment.
- Work with design engineers to provide technical solutions, while identifying remedial actions relating to issues within existing systems, solutions and applications.
- Perform complex product and service training to customers.


  • Strong mechanical aptitude.
  • Strong hydraulic, pneumatic and electrical knowledge
  • Strong PC skills (MS Office).
  • Excellent trouble shooting skills.
  • Ability to read schematics.
  • Outstanding customer relations skills.
  • Excellent customer telephone support skills.
  • Self motivated and organized.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Understand system integration and performance analysis.


  • Typically an Associate Degree or vocational technical training preferred.
  • Specialized skill training/certification may be required.