Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Knightdale


Technical Support Engineer - 0041IK

Technical Support Engineer (0041IK)
Knightdale, NC
The Technical Support Engineer is a phone support role in which you will assist Schneider Electric personnel and customers including electrical distributors, end users, original equipment manufacturers, consultants, and contractors with product selection, configuration and technical support for industrial control products and Variable Frequency Drives. We also provide application and solutions support for Schneider Electric focused segments utilizing our vast product portfolio. Our goal is to ensure a high level of Customer Satisfaction.
What do you get to do in this position?
Configure and troubleshoot Variable Frequency Drives and Industrial Control Products.
Configure and troubleshoot remote monitoring and signaling devices which include but not limited to Zelio Smart Relays, GSM/ Analog PSTN modems, communication interfaces, programmable controllers and Human- Machine Interfaces.
Recommend solutions for industrial control applications including, but not limited to single or three phase circuit disconnect operating mechanisms, 3 phase power systems, load switching and transfer, voltage reduction, phase measurement, voltage monitoring, control and overload protection of squirrel cage inductive motors, solid state and electromechanical relays, sensor and timing and machine safeguarding.
Diagnose root cause of product failures at a component level utilizing knowledge of inrush and sealed currents, pick-up and seal-in and dropout voltages, effects of voltage variation, AC vibration due to oscillating magnetic field, phase imbalance, current amplification, voltage amplification and peak limiting.
Assist customers during the design, procurement and installation of Schneider Electric products.
Provide engineering drawings, wiring diagrams and service bulletins for Schneider Electric product offering.
Support sales engineers or product managers in developing new business opportunities.
Collaborate with internal functions such as marketing, engineering, and quality providing feedback about product design, product features and product gaps.
Develop, update and review knowledge-based documentation including White Papers, frequently asked Questions (FAQs) and troubleshooting guides.

Schneider Electric™creates connected technologies that reshape industries, transform cities and enrich lives. Our 144,000 employees thrive in more than 100 countries. From the simplest of switches to complex operational systems, our technology, software and services improve the way our customers manage and automate their operations.Help us deliver solutions that ensure Life Is On everywhere, for everyone and at every moment:
Great people make Schneider Electric a great company.

This job might be for you if you have: 
B.S. in Electrical Engineering Technologies or related field
3-5 years drives experience
High level of aptitude and interest in technology
A working knowledge of Modbus TCP/IP, Ethernet/IP and Modbus RTU
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Detail oriented, self-starter and able to work independently
Programmable Logic Controller programming experience with IEC 61131-3 programming languages is a plus
Experience in Field Service, Technical Support or Customer Relationship environment a plus
We seek out and reward people for being straightforward, open, passionate, effective and challenging the status quo. We want our employees to reflect the diversity of the communities in which we operate. We welcome people as they are, creating an inclusive culture where all forms of diversity are seen as a real value for the company.  We’re looking for people with a passion for success — on the job and beyond. See what our people have to say about working for Schneider Electric:
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You must submit an online application to be considered for any position with us. This position will be posted until filled.
It is the policy of Schneider Electric to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities in the areas of recruiting, hiring, training, transferring, and promoting all qualified individuals regardless of race, religion, color, gender, disability, national origin, ancestry, age, military status, sexual orientation, marital status, or any other legally protected

About the company

Schneider Electric SE is a European multinational corporation that specializes in electricity distribution, automation management and produces installation components for energy management. It is headquartered in Rueil-Malmaison, France and is also based at the World Trade Center of Grenoble.

Schneider Electric is the global specialist in energy management and automation.

Schneider Electric develops technologies and solutions to make energy safe, reliable, efficient, productive and green. The Group invests in R&D in order to sustain innovation and differentiation, with a strong commitment to sustainable development.

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