Team Leader Field Service Technicians

Z├╝rich, Oerlikon,Zurich,Switzerland
11 Jul 2016
02 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Our field service department for generator circuit breakers currently has an opening for a candidate who combines experience in project management with leadership potential. Your key tasks will include supporting the head of department in operational matters, organizing improvement processes, and managing a global team of service technicians in a functional capacity. To thrive in this role, you will have to be able to draw on a proven track record in technical field service. The emphasis is on knowing how a service department works and where the priorities are. We are looking to attract a professional with strong communication skills at a managerial level as well as assertiveness, the capacity to improvise, and the ability to work in a structured and committed manner. Does this exciting job profile match your expectations? If so, we look forward to receiving your application

- Supervise team of around ten field service technicians for the company's generator circuit breakers
- Plan field staff deployment in coordination with scheduling team
- Ensure that service technicians attend company training programs and seminars
- Safeguard strict compliance with company regulations at construction sites (Health and Safety, Compliance, etc.)
- Monitor and demand fulfillment of duties with regard to individual team members (vacations, documentation of details, etc.)
- Support team with administrative issues such as procurement of information and integration within local organization

- Qualifications in a technical discipline, complemented by advanced training in the field of Engineering or Business Administration
- Proven track record in people management
- Experience of working at construction sites (domestic and international) or similar know-how in a manufacturing environment
- Fluent command of German and English
- Well-developed organizational skills with the ability to integrate and empower team members
- Ability to remain focused in a highly dynamic environment