Commissioning and Maintenance Field Engineer - Travel the World!
Houston, Texas - Full Time

This is a site / commissioning engineer staff role for someone who likes to work on large, fun projects and travel the world (150+ days/year).  

Leverage your 5 to 9 years in the field for this career making opportunity.

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We're seeking someone with a instrumentation/electrical/process control background and mechanical exposure/experience. You enjoy translating plans into the real thing and being out in the field.  Your background might include electrical engineering, instrumentation engineering or similar experience, and possibly plant maintenance at a refinery, pharmaceutical manufacturing or a food manufacturing facility.  Ideally, you have been exposed to international projects within port industry sectors including Ferry, Container, Cruise, Oil & Gas and Dry Bulk Material Handling, or you've worked in a site maintenance role and moved to completing offsite works or to a senior maintenance role.

Do you want to experience new challenges and innovate the future of engineered solutions? Accelerate your career with Trelleborg and start shaping industry from the inside. We are currently seeking a Site Service Engineer to provide and coordinate service, support and training for Trelleborg and competitor docking & mooring equipment both in the field and from the office. The Site Service Engineer will also play a key role in the development of sales opportunities for Aftersales products and services.  

Training starts in Australia and you will see the world in this role.



Reporting to the Service Manager, use your talents to:

  • Build trusting client relationships
  • Inspect, commission, maintain and repair docking & mooring equipment at sites throughout the region or globally
  • Use your project management skills to coordinate and supervise subcontract labour required to complete site activities
  • Provide client technical support and training on day-to-day operation, troubleshooting and routine maintenance of TMS equipment both onsite and in office
  • Proactively introduce TMS products to clients in the region together with the sales team
  • Help clients with operational requirements, including preparing proposals for upgrades, services and spare parts
  • Help refine and improve our products

Your background will likely include:

  • Relevant trade or engineering qualifications, e.g. instrumentation tech, elec eng, etc
  • Extensive electrical, industrial control (e.g. PLC, SCADA, etc), instrumentation (e.g. MODBUS, TCPIP, etc) and software experience including commissioning / maintenance
  • High level of experience in hands on fault finding
  • Basic field mechanical skills
  • Understanding of the principles of hazardous area compliance
  • Experience dealing with client on-site and/or in an operational context
  • Proven client focused customer service skills
  • Leading project teams
  • Excellent emotional and cultural awareness

Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States without sponsorship.  Travel can be 150+ days per year, so you must have a passport without travel restrictions.

Trelleborg is a world leader in engineered polymer solutions that seal, damp and protect critical applications in demanding environments. Our innovative solutions accelerate performance for customers in a sustainable way. The Trelleborg Group has annual sales of SEK 34 billion (EUR 3.32 billion, USD 3.92 billion) in around 50 countries. The Group comprises five business areas: Trelleborg Coated Systems, Trelleborg Industrial Solutions, Trelleborg Offshore & Construction, Trelleborg Sealing Solutions and Trelleborg Wheel Systems. The Trelleborg share has been listed on the Nasdaq Stockholm since 1964, Large Cap.