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At thyssenkrupp we have more than 161,000 employees in 78 countries and annual sales of almost €43 billion. We are active in automotive engineering, logistics, plant technology, steel production, elevator manufacturing and much more. We work in large and small businesses all around the world – but we always work together. We have over 200 years of experience in industry and the latest cutting-edge technology. We have a position that‘s right for you, that piques your interest, and that puts your skills to the test.

Field Service Manager
thyssenkrupp Airport Systems Inc,
Location Ft. Worth

thyssenkrupp Airport Systems is part of thyssenkrupp Access Solutions, which in turn is one of the five Operating Units at thyssenkrupp Elevator AG with headquarters in Essen (Germany).

thyssenkrupp Airport Systems manufactures, installs, operates and maintains passenger boarding bridges through three companies at locations around the world:

1. thyssenkrupp Airports Systems S.A., based in Mieres, Asturias (Spain).
2. thyssenkrupp Airport Systems Inc., based in Fort Worth, Texas (U.S.A.).
3. thyssenkrupp Airport Systems Co. (Zhongshan) Ltd., based in Zhongshan (P.R. China)

We believe that quality is the key to successfully meeting our customer´s needs. Our highly skilled personnel work at every level of the company to offer clients innovative design and the most advanced technology, as well as the very best in product reliability and service.

Continuous investment in research and development leads to state-of-the-art design, where precision and accuracy are applied to our passenger boarding bridge (PBB) production line. This is equipped with the latest in automation technology, developed exclusively to manufacture this product.

 

Your responsibilities

To bring projects to completion in a cost effective, customer satisfaction, safety orientated basis.

  • Responsible for supervising the installation of Passenger Boarding Bridges at airports and managing subcontractors performing the work.
  • Responsible for, upon arrival at client site, check boarding bridge for possible damage received in transit; missing parts and/or other incomplete items. 
  • Accountable for completion of necessary paperwork to document items requiring repairs. 
  • Accountable for interacting, coordinating and collaborating with project managers, client’s representatives, general contractor, sub-contractors, vendors, etc.
  • Responsible for troubleshooting and correction of items with boarding bridges in a timely fashion.
  • Accountable for completion of installation of boarding bridge within pre-established time frame.
  • Ability to conduct Preventive and Corrective Maintenance. 
  • Working in conjunction with contractor or sub-contractor, assure timely scheduling of concrete delivery, plumbers, carpet installers, etc. to assure timely completion of installation.
  • As required, work required hours to assure completion of work to assure timely completion of projects.
  • Accountable for cost containment of installation process.
  • Ability to develop site schedules and accurately monitor/manage tasks to complete projects in time allotted.
  • As engineering changes develop, assist in implementation of changes and modifications.
  • Accountable for timely completion and submission of Travel Expense Reports and Daily Reports. 
  • Responsible for effective and efficient training and mentoring of new personnel in Field Installation to assure improved overall performance and quality.

Your profile

 

  • High School Graduate with extensive Electrical and/or Mechanical experience or equivalent work related experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or other related field preferred
  • Minimum 3 years electrical/mechanical experience with minimum 2 years field instillation experience
  • Experience in MS Office
  • Ability to manage field project with minimum management input
  • Ability to pass security background checks and become badged at airports in the U.S., Canada, and other countries worldwide
  • Ability to speak and write Spanish is desirable
  • Ability to travel frequently (80-90%) and for extended periods of time (2-3 weeks)
  • Ability to read/understand electrical schematics, hydraulic schematics, and mechanical blueprints

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • The ability to lift 25/50 pounds occasionally
  • The ability to respond quickly to sounds
  • The ability to move safely over uneven terrain or in confined spaces
  • The ability to see and respond to dangerous situations
  • The ability to safely climb ladders
  • The ability to work in extreme temperatures
  • The ability to wear personal protective gear correctly
About thyssenkrupp
At thyssenkrupp we have more than 156,000 employees in nearly 80 countries and annual sales of €39 billion. We are active in automotive engineering, logistics, plant technology, steel production, elevator manufacturing and much more. We work in large and small businesses all around the world – but we always work together. We have over 200 years of experience in industry and the latest cutting-edge technology. We have a position that‘s right for you, that piques your interest, and that puts your skills to the test.

thyssenkrupp Airport Systems is part of thyssenkrupp Access Solutions, which in turn is one of the five Operating Units at thyssenkrupp Elevator AG with headquarters in Essen (Germany).

thyssenkrupp Airport Systems manufactures, installs, operates and maintains passenger boarding bridges through three companies at locations around the world:

1. thyssenkrupp Airports Systems S.A., based in Mieres, Asturias (Spain).
2. thyssenkrupp Airport Systems Inc., based in Fort Worth, Texas (U.S.A.).
3. thyssenkrupp Airport Systems Co. (Zhongshan) Ltd., based in Zhongshan (P.R. China)

We believe that quality is the key to successfully meeting our customer´s needs. Our highly skilled personnel work at every level of the company to offer clients innovative design and the most advanced technology, as well as the very best in product reliability and service.

Continuous investment in research and development leads to state-of-the-art design, where precision and accuracy are applied to our passenger boarding bridge (PBB) production line. This is equipped with the latest in automation technology, developed exclusively to manufacture this product.

 

Your responsibilities

To bring projects to completion in a cost effective, customer satisfaction, safety orientated basis.

  • Responsible for supervising the installation of Passenger Boarding Bridges at airports and managing subcontractors performing the work.
  • Responsible for, upon arrival at client site, check boarding bridge for possible damage received in transit; missing parts and/or other incomplete items. 
  • Accountable for completion of necessary paperwork to document items requiring repairs. 
  • Accountable for interacting, coordinating and collaborating with project managers, client’s representatives, general contractor, sub-contractors, vendors, etc.
  • Responsible for troubleshooting and correction of items with boarding bridges in a timely fashion.
  • Accountable for completion of installation of boarding bridge within pre-established time frame.
  • Ability to conduct Preventive and Corrective Maintenance. 
  • Working in conjunction with contractor or sub-contractor, assure timely scheduling of concrete delivery, plumbers, carpet installers, etc. to assure timely completion of installation.
  • As required, work required hours to assure completion of work to assure timely completion of projects.
  • Accountable for cost containment of installation process.
  • Ability to develop site schedules and accurately monitor/manage tasks to complete projects in time allotted.
  • As engineering changes develop, assist in implementation of changes and modifications.
  • Accountable for timely completion and submission of Travel Expense Reports and Daily Reports. 
  • Responsible for effective and efficient training and mentoring of new personnel in Field Installation to assure improved overall performance and quality.
Your profile

 

  • High School Graduate with extensive Electrical and/or Mechanical experience or equivalent work related experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or other related field preferred
  • Minimum 3 years electrical/mechanical experience with minimum 2 years field instillation experience
  • Experience in MS Office
  • Ability to manage field project with minimum management input
  • Ability to pass security background checks and become badged at airports in the U.S., Canada, and other countries worldwide
  • Ability to speak and write Spanish is desirable
  • Ability to travel frequently (80-90%) and for extended periods of time (2-3 weeks)
  • Ability to read/understand electrical schematics, hydraulic schematics, and mechanical blueprints

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • The ability to lift 25/50 pounds occasionally
  • The ability to respond quickly to sounds
  • The ability to move safely over uneven terrain or in confined spaces
  • The ability to see and respond to dangerous situations
  • The ability to safely climb ladders
  • The ability to work in extreme temperatures
  • The ability to wear personal protective gear correctly