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The role of IT Field Service Technician Provide is to provide technical support, maintenance and repair for Animal Health International Inc. software: Animal Management Software (AMS) Turnkey Computer Systems (a division of Animal Health International Inc.), which provides fully integrated software applications coupled with comprehensive software support and training to meet the unique needs of the feed yard industry.
As an IT Field Service Technician, you are an important part of a small but mighty team. If you enjoy providing critical IT services to customers, where no two days are the same and are adaptable and love to make a difference, this is the job for you. Car allowance and company paid cell phone provided. $21.68/hour
Please take a look at one of our typical customer installation sites:
Equipment Installation and Repair
Transact all business in accordance with Animal Health International Inc.'s business code of ethics and conduct.
Provide technical support, maintenance and repair for Animal Health International Inc. software, Animal Management Software (AMS)
Responds to assigned customer service calls, diagnosing software and network problems, and making appropriate repairs.
Responsible for software/network installation projects for current and new customer sites.
Prepare for and perform standard system installations and test the functionality of all components.
Provide technical assistance and training to customers as needed for proper operation of equipment and systems to achieve desired results.
Complete all required service forms, records, and documentation as required.
Maintain strong and supportive customer relationships by providing technical support after repair or installation; available for consultation and support which includes rotating nights and weekends on-call schedule.
Maintain strong accountability in regard to employee and customer health and safety when performance service work, as environment and conditions will vary greatly.
Inventory & Asset Management
Prepare list of necessary equipment for each installation and service request.
Uses, maintains, and secures test devices and tools used to adjust, calibrate, and repair equipment.
Monitor inventory of products used at assigned customer locations to assure that computers and network are in adequate condition for continuous operation at all times.
Manage vehicle inventory and restock as necessary.
Ensure proper vehicle maintenance guidelines and safe driving habits are followed.
Ensure proper use and maintenance of all company provided assets, including but not limited to computer, parts, , etc.
Performs all other duties as assigned
Travel and On-Call:
This position requires same day travel 50-75% in a local area and occasional overnight travel 15-25% in a regional area.
For this position being on-call is required.
High school diploma or equivalent.
0-2 years prior experience in a technical, software, or related field
Valid driver's license and clean driving record required
Strong verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to design, install, and configure/ troubleshoot simple wired and wireless networks.
Ability to prioritize along with solid analytical skills.
Adept in learning quickly with creative problemsolving capabilities.
Self-motivated, energetic, and passionate.
Must be willing and able to work in a variety of physical and environmental conditions indoor and outdoor.
Able to climb heights 17' to 200'
Strong customer service skills.
Computer skills, including MS Office and other software systems.
Associates degree in a computer related field.
Two years of related experience is a plus.
Experience working in Animal Agriculture
Troubleshooting Windows operating system.
Wireless networking experience preferred.
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We provide competitive benefits, unique incentive programs and rewards for our eligible employees:
Full Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits and an integrated Wellness Program.
401(k) Match Retirement Savings Plan.
Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP).
Paid Time Off (PTO).
Holiday Pay & Floating Holidays.
Volunteer Time Off (VTO).
Educational Assistance Program (Tuition Reimbursement).
Full Paid Parental and Adoption Leave.
LifeWorks (Employee Assistance Program).
Patterson Perks Program.
The potential compensation range for this role is below. The final offer amount could exceed this range, based on various factors such as candidate location (geographical labor market), experience, and skills.
$17.16 - $21.68
As a people-first company, Patterson promotes a culture that embodies and celebrates diversity and inclusivity. We believe our employees' unique experiences and differences is what strengthens us and drives our success. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.
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At Patterson Companies, we live our values everyday. With more than 8,000 employees worldwide, we're responsible for providing dentists, veterinarians, animal producers, and farmers with the support they need to keep us and our animals healthy.
An Equal Opportunity Employer
Patterson Companies, Inc., is an equal opportunity employer. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status, among other factors.