Electrical Specialist Field Service Engineer

Date: Aug 12, 2022

Location: Lynchburg, US

Company: Dover Corporation

Belvac is the world leader in the design and production of continuous motion rotary machinery. We provide beverage canmakers with high-speed trimming, necking, base reprofiling and reforming, shaping, bottom rim coating, flanging and inspection technology. Over the years, we have been responsible for numerous advances in canmaking technology. This technology has enabled our customers to steadily increase line speeds and improve quality and productivity, while significantly reducing materials costs.  Belvac was founded in 1962 in Lynchburg Virginia. Philosophies of quality, pride, craftsmanship, and work ethic set extremely high standards and quickly drove Belvac to become the world leader in its industry revolutionizing many manufacturing processes.   For over forty years Belvac has turned innovative ideas into world class machinery.  Serving both the Can Making and Plastics industry.sts.

General Function:    


The function of the Electrical Specialist Field Service Engineer will be to provide global electrical focused service for all Belvac Production Machinery products. This job will require willingness to travel Worldwide as required.


This position requires the individual to have a valid passport without travel restrictions and a current country of residence driver’s license without restrictions.


Primary (Field) Responsibilities:


  • Primarily performing field based Electrical Service including, but not limited to, installation, startup, commissioning, training and troubleshooting on all Belvac Production Machinery equipment.
  • Identify opportunities for improvement through our quality system
  • Submit reports to the appropriate staff managers regarding significant occurrences and or trends or transitions in the customer environment.
  • Provide machine audits and record all related data in the appropriate departmental log.
  • Provide appropriate technical and expense reports.


Secondary (Office) Responsibilities:


  • Support Electrical debugging, programming support/changes and buyoff of new equipment.
  • Implementation of electrical control systems for all Standard Product Machinery in accord with NEC  and Machinery Code
  • It is every Belvac Employee’s responsibility to be aware of and work with Belvac’s current documented Quality Management System as it pertains to their job requirements.
  • Support electrical issues/needs on the Belvac Pilot Can Line, as needed.
  • Support Electrical Assembly, as needed.
  • Evaluate customer specifications and comply with machinery output.
  • Assist in the continuous process improvement of Belvac’s standard product line.
  • Assist customers as needed by phone regarding technical, parts identification or recommendations




A minimum of an associate’s degree or equivalent study of an Electrical Engineering Degree or similar.


Experience Desired - General:


  • Strong written and verbal communication skills in the English language
  • Fluent in the knowledge and use of typical Microsoft Office software applications
  • Knowledge of CE (European Safety Standards) and OSHA/NFPA is a plus


Experience Desired – Electrical:


  • Experience with PLC’s and PLC programming
  • One year of hands-on/classroom experience with electrical assemblies
  • Ability to read and interpret electrical schematics
  • Ability to use and interpret electrical digital and analogue measurement/test devices


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information, or any other factors prohibited by law.

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