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Field Service Technician

Field Service Technician

MY-Kuala Lumpur
Kuala Lumpur
Operations - Field - Support
Position Level 
Individual Contributor

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Position Overview/Summary

Reporting to the Field Service Manager, this position is responsible for the disassembly, investigation, assembly, and repairing/adjustment of rotating equipment and/or related equipment such as pumps, valves, gears etc. It is a position that requires a greater degree of ‘hands-on’ activities together with leadership of the sub-contractors. This position supports all over South East Asia (SEA) and some assignments out of SEA. Technicians are expected to be away from home for up to 80% of the year.

Position Qualifications (Required and Preferred)

Background and Skills

Min. Education: Vocational / Technical certificate; ‘O / A’ level

Min. Professional Experience: 7 years’ experience in industry

Major in: Millwright

In following qualifications: Mechanical / Electro-mechanical

Is Min. Education a Requirement? Yes      

Is Min. Prof. Experience a Requirement? Yes     

Other Experience, Training and Qualifications

Usage of Microsoft Office suites such as Outlook, Powerpoint, Word & Excel

Other Qualifications:


Rotating equipment experience a must:

o    Reciprocating compressor experience

o    Centrifugal compressor experience

o    Steam turbine experience


Working knowledge and understanding pf precision equipment


Basic experience with rigging equipment


Must be able to work with minimal direction


Willingness to travel 80% of time


Ability to routinely lift at least 25 pounds for up to 8 hours; ability to lift up to 50 pounds periodically


Willingness and ability to work overtime and/or irregular hours


Willingness and ability to work in remote locations


Supervisor experience preferred



Core Required Training

D-R Required Training

Position Specific Core Training

Basic Hazard Communication

Centrifugal Compressor (theory & practical)

Code of Conduct

Steam Turbine (theory & practical)

Environmental Awareness & Stewardship

Reciprocating Compressor (theory & practical)

Harassment Free Workplace


Substance Abuse & Safety


Workplace Violence Prevention



Position Responsibilities and Duties

Key Responsibilities

Key Responsibility 1: Safety, Health and Environment

·         Keep work area and equipment in a safe, clean and orderly condition

·         Perform duties and operate equipment in a safe and satisfactory manner

·         Complete all required safety training

·         Conduct a daily JSEA and report any safety concerns observed

Key Responsibility 2: Job Specific Requirements

·         Conduct mechanical overhauls and repairs of compressors, engines and other equipment (specifically an Reciprocating Compressors, Centrifugal  Compressors and Steam Turbines)

·         Equipment and Tooling:

o    Machine tools such as mills, drills, grinders and lathes for basic operations

o    All necessary hand tooling needed to perform and function including hand and powered industrial trucks, lifting, cranes and other material handling equipment

o    Measuring and aligning instruments

·         Act as liaison between the client, factories and engineering

·         Assist FSRs / Clients during new installation, commissioning and start up procedures

·         Develop equipment installation, maintenance and overhaul schedules with client’s input

·         As required, attend post job meetings with FSR, Client(s), Sales and Project Management

·         Good communication and accurate reporting





Dresser-Rand is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Dresser-Rand is an equal opportunity employer.