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Field Technician- Construction/Sheet Metal

Pullman, WA
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Jobid: 318628821
Job Title: Field Technician- Construction/Sheet Metal
Location: Washington - Pullman

Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories (SEL) is hiring a Field Technician who specializes in construction and sheet metal. If you are looking for an opportunity to utilize your experience in either of these trades and have a passion for providing exceptional customer service, then this position is for you!

This position is located in Pullman, Washington and will require traveling up to 70% of the time. In this role you will be working in a small team to support field construction work for customers on-site in all regions of the US. Travel may be for 2-3 weeks at a time followed by a week back in Pullman, Washington to prepare for future site work. Occasional travel to other SEL office both domestically and abroad may be required for training purposes.


  • Participate in the design, construction, installation and remodeling of enclosures on-site in the field.
  • Assemble and installs duct work, dampers, louvers, registers, grilles, and diffusers.
  • Secures equipment and related duct work.
  • Fabrication work will include layout, cutting, fabricating, insulating, forming and assembling duct work (round and rectangular).
  • Partner and support the sales and technical service teams to meet and exceed all customer needs.
  • Document and track all work done and communicate with project team in a timely manner.
  • Assist in the review of electrical designs and provide feedback for factory and field testing.
  • Follow the instructions, procedures and ensure you are always working in a safe manner.
  • Provide support to SEL customers via phone, email, visits or field work in substations, power plants and industrial facilities.
  • Follow and apply SEL Values, Principles of Operations, and World Class Manufacturing Principles.
  • Understand. Create. Simplify.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • 2+ years experience in construction or electrical trades.
  • 10+ years of sheet metal experience.
  • Proficient and comfortable using a wide range of power tools.
  • Knowledge of construction methods and sheet metal fabrication.
  • Willingness to travel up to 70% and work in all conditions
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Exceptional customer service skills
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office programs and Windows operating systems.
  • Strong writing, documentation, and speaking skills
  • Ability to learn new skills and assume new responsibilities
  • Ability to work cooperatively in a team environment
  • Background check results satisfactory to SEL
  • Negative drug test result(s)

Preferred Qualifications

  • Associates degree or greater
  • Certifications in construction or electrical fields
  • Category B driving license

Location Information

SEL’s corporate office is located in Eastern Washington where you'll enjoy an unmatched quality of life. Enjoy the smaller town life: country space, freedom from traffic, easy access to recreational activities in nearby mountains, rivers, and forests, as well as great schools and universities.

An Award Winning Company

Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories, Inc. (SEL) has earned a reputation for quality, reliability, integrity, and service. This has enabled us to expand within both the electric utility and industrial markets in many different industries, markets, and geographies around the world.

Communication with Applicants

SEL sends an initial e-mail response to all applicants at time of résumé or CV submittal. If you do not receive this communication, please check your SPAM filter and make sure your system is not blocking e-mails from SEL. It is important that you ensure your receipt of this e-mail as SEL may communicate future position updates via e-mail. 

SEL is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

SEL invents, designs, and builds digital products and systems that protect power grids around the world. This technology prevents blackouts and enables customers to improve power system reliability and safety at a reduced cost. A 100 percent employee-owned company headquartered in Pullman, Washington, SEL has manufactured products in the United States since 1984 and now serves customers worldwide. Our mission is simple: to make electric power safer, more reliable, and more economical.


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