Field Service Technician - Southern California

Department: Global Services
Location: Somerville, MA


To reinvent an industry, you have to build the best team. Join Formlabs if you want to bring groundbreaking professional 3D printers to the desktop of every designer, engineer, researcher, and artist in the world.

User satisfaction lies at the heart of Formlabs’ success. The capabilities of our technology are growing rapidly, and so are the needs of our team. We’re looking for:

  • Advanced problem solvers to figure out what went wrong and how to fix it
  • Empathetic communicators to keep our users’ trust
  • Capable tinkerers to get broken printers up and running on-site with our customers
  • Expert teachers to help our customers learn the ropes of 3D printing

Our incredible Customer Support Team connects with those users in a variety of different ways, through email, live chat, phone support, on-site service, and live trainings. As our product lines expand, our team is also expanding to include on-site service, training, and maintenance. Help us extend our world-class remote service offerings directly to our customers’ doorsteps.

If you’re looking to give the best-in-class on-site service for 3D printing professionals and enthusiasts around the world, we want you as a Field Service Technician. 

*note: this is a full-time remote position based out of the S, though travel to our office in Somerville on a regular basis is expected. 

 

The Job:

  • Act as the first point of contact for current and potential customers. Answer questions and solve their technical issues effectively via phone, email, live chat.
  • Be accountable for maintaining a good customer experience throughout remote and on-site engagements
  • Travel to customer sites to resolve issues, complete repairs, and perform maintenance on our products. Travel up to 100% of time (30%-50% average, estimated)
  • Deliver live product trainings and demonstrations
  • Work with other teams to rapidly and flexibly arrive at solutions for customers in very short time frames
  • Maintain accurate documentation relating to all on-site visits and repairs
  • Responsible for all customers within a certain region; some out-of-region travel
  • Print in 3D to your heart’s content

You:

  • Love to make your customer’s day by not only answering their question but also anticipating those to come
  • Embrace technology and can easily make friends with new technology
  • Enjoy working with your hands and with tools
  • Work well independently and under pressure. Handle stressful situations with tact and urgency. 
  • Communicate professionally and with grace with customers and fellow employees
  • Have a knack for problem solving, getting to the bottom of things, and creating effective solutions
  • Excited about learning and always want to know more
  • Able to see the big picture but still notice the small details
  • Pride yourself on reliability, punctuality, and professionalism

Bonus Skills:

  • Previous experience providing field service for hardware products
  • Background or education in engineering, design, or the sciences
  • Background or education in electrical systems
  • Experience with 3D modeling, printing and digital fabrication

Our Perks:

  • Flexible vacation
  • Premium coverage for medical, dental, and vision plans
  • Paid parental leave
  • Commuter benefits
  • Unlimited 3D prints

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. 

Even if you don't check every box, but see yourself contributing, please apply. Help us build an inclusive community that will change the face of 3D printing.

To all recruitment agencies: Formlabs does not accept agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our jobs alias, Formlabs employees or any other company location. Formlabs is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes. Unsolicited resumes received will be considered our property and will be processed accordingly.

To all recruitment agencies: Formlabs does not accept agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our jobs alias, Formlabs employees or any other company location. Formlabs is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes. Unsolicited resumes received will be considered our property and will be processed accordingly.