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Factory Service Technician - Elgin, IL

Weishaupt is amongst the world’s market leaders in burners, heating and condensing systems, solar technology, heat pumps and building management systems.

Our office in Elgin, IL, requires a Factory Service Technician.


  • Install, repair and service Weishaupt products
  • Maintain daily communication to the Service Coordinator to exchange information and facilitate scheduling
  • Install Weishaupt burners, if needed, utilizing hand tools and machine tools
  • Start-up newly installed Weishaupt burners while checking electrical wiring and functionality of safety devices
  • Maintain Weishaupt burners during service visits
  • Keep up detailed documentation of service site visits for ease of billing and follow up
  • Be responsible for company tools and measuring equipment as well as company car, phone and computer

Qualifications, Skills, Education:

  • Formal electronics, instrumentation or engineering education
  • 3+ years of experience working in the burner boiler industry, or working with industrial equipment in an electrical, maintenance, repair and troubleshooting capacity
  • Effective communication skills and the ability to work efficiently within a team of technicians and non-technical employees.


Preferred skills and experience:

  • Willingness to travel
  • Burner industry experience
  • Combustion controls experience
  • Superior knowledge of electrical components and function
  • Familiarity with different kinds of electrical wiring diagrams
  • Excellent verbal, technical writing and documentation skills
  • High degree of independence and exceptional work ethic
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Very proficient in the use of computers, email, MS-Office products
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills; Professional, proactive demeanor.


Essential Core Competencies:

Action Oriented; Problem Solving; Organization; Functional/Technical Skills; Priority Setting; Drive for Results


If you are interested in this position at Weishaupt America Inc., please send your detailed resume by e-mail to hr@weishaupt-corp.com. We thank you for your interest in Weishaupt America Inc.; however only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. 

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