Field Service Engineer

Sterling, VA, USA


$85k - $105k

Job Number: 6291

Field Service Engineer – Controls

Are you looking for more than just a job? Our client offers rewarding careers with excellent benefits, training, and a culture of promotion from within. Join a NICET-certified electrical testing, engineering, controls, and automation company. We are seeking an experienced Field Service Engineer to provide top-notch services in electrical testing, system design, systems integration, commissioning, equipment servicing, and retrofit services.



  • B.S. in an engineering-related discipline (preferably mechanical or electrical engineering) or 2-3 years of relevant experience.
  • 2-3 years of field service experience with industrial instrumentation and controls validation.
  • Familiarity with programs/software such as Rockwell Factory Talk, Tridium, Schneider Electric, Siemens Apogee, Ignition, Eaton Networks, Field Servers, Jace Controllers, Modbus RTU/TCP, Bacnet, Niagara.
  • Experience in the mission-critical sector is highly valued.
  • Proficiency with Windows and associated skills.
  • Knowledge of SCADA, BMS, PLC systems, and low voltage controls.
  • Understanding of HMI system integration and SCADA applications.
  • Ability to read electrical and mechanical schematics and control diagrams.
  • Excellent communication, collaboration, and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and stay organized.


Day to Day

  • Provide high-level technical service, including engineering support and system controls design.
  • Assist in developing cost-effective SCADA controls and system solutions.
  • Work with team members to ensure correct IP infrastructure and system integration.
  • Assist with BMS system deployments and PLC code development on construction sites.
  • Validate BMS system sequences and provide CX support for system testing and commissioning.
  • Implement QA procedures to ensure project quality control.
  • Write detailed daily reports on project milestones.
  • Complete ISA data sheets for various sensors and control valves.
  • Perform inspections, testing, and commissioning of facility monitoring systems.
  • Troubleshoot and repair controls hardware efficiently.


Why Work Here

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits and 401K with company match.
  • Opportunities to expand your skill set and share knowledge.
  • Culture of promotion from within, supporting rapid career growth and development.
  • Flexible vacation and parental leave.
  • Initiatives supporting mental well-being, physical health, and financial planning.

Note: To comply with state laws, the annual base salary range for this position has been provided as a guideline. The final salary offer will be determined based on factors such as work experience, education/training, key skills, and other considerations.

Applicants must be authorized to work for any employer in the US. Hiring company is unable to sponsor or take over sponsorship of an employment Visa at this time.