Travel Installation - Service Technician
Chicago, IL 
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Job Description
Job Title:

Travel Installation - Service Technician

Introduction:

Toshiba Global Commerce Solutions is seeking a Service Technician I to join our team. This Service Technician I position's primary responsibility will be to perform equipment refurbishment, installation, relocation, discontinuance, product level engineering and configuration changes, upgrades and/or modifications to Toshiba and OEM products (retail POS products and systems, self-checkout systems, retail banking systems, total store services & associated printers). This position will require travel within the technician's immediate base region as well as within the full continental US. In addition, the Service Technician may be engaged on whole product and/or component advance exchange or swap and onsite diagnosis and repair of retail POS and SCO equipment within their local region.

Responsibilities:

Primary
  • Perform equipment refurbishment, installation, relocation, discontinuance, product level engineering and configuration changes, upgrades and/or modifications to products
  • Maintains business like communications, conduct and appearance that is complimentary to customers' environment and otherwise demonstrates a courteous, positive and professional attitude at all times
  • Effectively communicates with customers, management, peers, and team members on a timely basis regarding status of work, potential problems, customer / store management satisfaction, and to seek advice and assistance
  • Uses established procedures and/or instructions for repetitive and/or routine work, works on tasks individually or as a part of a team and provides assistance to less experienced Service Technicians

Secondary
  • Applies technical training and experience to affect product repair on retail store products.
  • Builds positive customer relationships with product end-user and store manager
  • Has ongoing rapport with store managers and client executives and performs scheduled & unscheduled visits with customer management
  • Performs retail store systems & product problem determination utilizing the maintenance package, diagnostics, reference documentation, service aids, system tools
  • Operates territory efficiently and/or performs technical services in a complete, quality and timely manner to meet customer commitments and minimize disruptions to the customer's operation

Required Skills:
  • High school diploma, GED, or equivalent experience
  • Valid driver's license
  • 2+ years of experience with computer hardware and/or retail printer repair
  • Need to have strong interpersonal and customer service and communication skills
  • Needs to be a self-starter and able to work independently
  • Electricity & electronics knowledge
  • Mechanical aptitude, experience, or education
  • Ability to do off-shift install work as required by the customer
  • Ability to properly use test equipment, basic hand tools, and electric meters
  • Recognize and understand the functional and operational use of IT signal and power cables as well as low voltage wiring systems and to perform diagnosis and repair
  • Written and spoken communication skills
  • Articulate & demonstrate strategy to end-user customers

Preferred Skills:
  • Prior experience with POS hardware repair in an installation/IMAC capacity.
  • Self-Checkout experience.
  • Familiarity with OEM/peripheral installation and repair (printers, pin pads, hand scanners, flatbed scanners).

About the Company:

Toshiba Global Commerce Solutions is a dynamic billion dollar global company based in Research Triangle Park, NC, providing retail store solutions to your favorite brands. Have you ever been in a hurry and made use of the self-checkout at Lowe's Foods, earned fuel rewards at Kroger, or just paid for purchases at retailers such as Walmart, Michaels, Carrefour, The Gap, Calvin Klein, Boots, Cencosud, BJ's, or Costco? These are just a few examples of our in-store solutions and impressive customer base that made us the world's installed market share leader.

The nature of retail is changing quickly, so if you share our 'Together Commerce' vision of a seamless two-way, participatory shopping experience, let's get together to drive the new economy.

Toshiba Global Commerce Solutions, Inc. offers a competitive salary and generous benefits package including the following:
  • Group health coverage (medical, dental, & vision)
  • Employee Assistance Programs
  • Pre-tax spending accounts
  • 401(k) plan (with company match)
  • Company provided life insurance
  • Pet Insurance
  • Employee discounts
  • Generous paid holiday schedule, paid vacation & sick/personal days

EEO:

Toshiba Global Commerce Solutions is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer that evaluates qualified applicants without regard to age, ancestry, color, religious creed, disability, marital status, medical condition, genetic information, military or veteran status, national origin, race, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression and sexual orientation or any other protected factor. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements.

Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process should email benefits@toshibagcs.com to request an accommodation.

 

Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
2+ years
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