Bruker Corporation

  • Magnet Field Service Technician - Bruker BioSpin

    Job Locations US-MA-Billerica
    Posted Date 1 week ago(11/4/2019 1:23 PM)
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    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

    As one of the world’s leading analytical instrumentation companies, Bruker covers a broad spectrum of advanced solutions in all fields of research and development. All our systems and instruments are designed to improve safety of products, accelerate time-to-market and support industries in successfully enhancing quality of life. We’ve been driving innovation in analytical instrumentation for 50 years now. Today, worldwide more than 6,000 employees are working on this permanent challenge, at over 70 locations on all continents.


    New opportunity for a Magnet Field Service Technician to join the Bruker BioSpin Service and Life-cycle Support Team based out of Billerica, MA, providing technical assistance for customers throughout the North East Region, with some additional travel possible to other North America work sites.           

    • Perform equipment installation, preventive maintenance, repair, and operations activities at customer sites.
    • Conduct Cryogen refills of superconducting magnets at customer sites and Bruker facilities.
    • Perform mechanical and cryogenic installations for magnets at customer sites, including but not limited to assembly, pumping, flushing, leak-checking, and complete cool-down.
    • Perform and complete magnet warm-up procedures.
    • Assist with equipment maintenance and repair.
    • Provide customer support region-wide by phone and e-mail, with the ability to act as first responder for magnet inquiries received through Bruker Center.
    • Complete magnet service reports, update logs and database, document Service and Life-cycle support activities on a timely and regular basis.  
    • Perform other duties as required.


    • Minimum two (2) years’ work experience in a technical / engineering field, involving superconducting and cryogenic systems preferred.
    • Associate Degree or B.S. preferred.
    • Proven mechanical aptitude with ability to perform complex mechanical assemblies, testing, and quality inspection.
    • Ability to work with cryogenic liquids and gases.
    • Ability to correctly operate specialized equipment including mechanical and turbo-pumps, leak-detectors, and other magnet service equipment.
    • Ability to use tools, test, and measuring equipment to perform hands-on and remote troubleshooting of mechanical/ cryogenic problems.
    • Demonstrated ability to satisfactorily complete specialized training requirements.
    • Fluency to read, speak, and write in English required. Additional languages helpful.
    • Proven ability to communicate in a clear and positive manner with all parties, including customers, contractors, suppliers, employees
    • Strong verbal, written, computer, and technical communication, organizational, and presentation skills, including MS Office.
    • Strong interpersonal skills with proven experience working effectively as both an individual contributor and team player in a global, customer-oriented work environment. 
    • Ability to lift up to 75 lbs. & transport equipment & tools in excess of 300 lbs.
    • Valid Driver License in good standing, issued by resident state or governing location.
    • U.S. Citizenship or U.S. Permanent Resident status required.
    • Ability to maintain a valid passport with flexibility for domestic and international travel.
    • May be required to pass security clearance investigation.

    Bruker Corporation offers a comprehensive and competitive benefits package including medical, dental, 401(k), paid vacation, holidays, and tuition assistance (as applicable).


    Bruker is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other protected characteristics.


    Certain positions at Bruker require compliance with export control laws and as a result, all interviewed candidates for all positions will be screened pre-interview to determine their eligibility in light of export control restrictions.  


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