Kelly Services Field Technician - Water/Wastewater in Freeport, Texas

Job Description

Kelly Services has 2 open (temp to hire positions) with a global leader in helping municipalities and industrial customers protect and improve the world-s water. Our partnered customer has a more than 100-year heritage of transforming water and wastewater through innovation and industry firsts, market-leading expertise, and unmatched customer service. Its treatment systems and services enable regulatory and environmental compliance, ensure uninterrupted quantity and quality of water, increase efficiency through water reuse, and prepare customers for next-generation demands.


Kelly Services is searching for a Field Service Technician to support our Heavy Industry Business Unit located in Freeport, TX. The Field Service Technician will provide installation, start-ups, investigative tests, troubleshooting, repairs and maintenance to our water treatment equipment (Reverse Osmosis, CDI, and Deionization water systems) at multiple customer locations throughout the area. This position will provide semi-complex training to customers on products and services, as well as documenting all installations, inspections, maintenance, repair work, etc. The key responsibility for the Field Service Technician is to effectively identify problems as they occur and take appropriate steps to solve them, including performing repair or referring more complex issues to others.

This position will have a typical work schedule of Monday-Friday, with some occasional overtime and after-hour call outs. The on-call rotation consist of having on call responsibilities for your assigned site Monday through Friday and weekend on call for all sites every fourth weekend. Work responsibilities include some weekends and holidays.


TWIC Card Required

Must be able to work on-site at Chemical plants and refineries in Alvin.

HS Diploma or GED equivalent, although an Associate-s Degree or vocational/ technical training is strongly desired

Hair Follicle and Background Screens Required

Basic + or Refresher

Prefer completion of I-Start Smart

At least 3-5 years directly related experience in installation, repair, and maintenance of industrial equipment (pumps)

At least 3-5 years general experience in plumbing

At least 3-5 years general experience in electrical (panels)

PLC experience helpful, but not necessary

Industrial water treatment or water chemistry experience helpful, but not necessary

Valid Driver-s License and clean driving record

Must be able to lift 75 lbs.

Excellent customer service skills

Must be willing and able to work an after-hours on-call rotation schedule, to include some overtime, weekends, and holidays

  • Ability to read and utilize tape measure

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