Field Services Representative

The HORIBA Group of worldwide companies provides an extensive array of instruments and systems for applications ranging from automotive R&D, process and environmental monitoring, in-vitro medical diagnostics, semiconductor manufacturing and metrology, to a broad range of scientific R&D and QC measurements.  Proven quality and trustworthy performance have established widespread confidence in the HORIBA Brand.

Inspired by our unique motto, “JOY and FUN,” we focus on social responsibilities by building state-of-the-art products for scientific advancement; especially for protecting health, safety, and the environment.  “HORIBARIANs,” the HORIBA employees all over the world, look forward to working with additional creative and entrepreneurial self-starters. To find out more about our unique culture, please visit our website: HORIBA-Culture

HORIBA Semiconductor's proprietary analysis technology is fully demonstrated in a wide range of fields - semiconductors, medical, environmental, science and engine measurements. In high-tech industries like semiconductor manufacturing, HORIBA provides an extensive selection of process monitors for integration into manufacturing lines that aid the safe production of high performance devices. 

Our North American Semiconductor group is searching for an experienced Field Service Representative in Portland, OR. Ideal candidates will have experience troubleshooting basic to intermediate level electrical, mechanical, and optical problems on complex semiconductor equipment or similar systems/technologies.

Members of the field service team are routinely tasked with interfacing with end-user customers to determine their needs and efficiently determine a path to resolution with minimal supervision.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Works on day-to-day issues with the designated sales group representative to support regional or national customer base issues as called upon. This daily activity requires integration of sales objectives and development of sales opportunities.
  • Installs, integrates, diagnosis, repairs and maintains HORIBA products at customer sites; performs on-site and/or in-house repairs of HORIBA equipment.
  • Helps maintain in-house repair facilities including maintaining calibration requirements and repair maintenance of test equipment, gas systems, DI systems, in-house test and monitoring equipment, etc.
  • Provides technical assistance and report-based feedback to customers and HORIBA departments, including parts and technical research, applications development and integration, failure analysis and assisting Customer Service group with requests for support and service quotations.
  • When not traveling, position works from our office located near Tigard, OR


Skills and Knowledge:

  • Associate of Science (or equivalent) in Electronics, mechatronics, robotics, optics, or other complimentary technical field.
  • Minimum 2 years’ of service/maintenance at a semiconductor (or similar industry) company
  • Experience troubleshooting electrical and mechanical subsystems
  • Basic experience reading and interpreting electrical schematics and mechanical assembly drawings
  • Basic network diagnostic capability (Windows based LAN)
  • Previous field service experience interfacing with external customers is preferred.


While travel requirements vary widely for this position (based on customer demand), typical travel requirements for this position will be 50% domestically and <5% internationally (for training).

Compensation Package:

HORIBA Instruments offers a competitive compensation package that includes a 401(k) plan with match; employee group dental, vision, life, and disability (short and long-term) paid for by the company; medical insurance, family dental and vision insurance, and supplemental life insurance available with reasonable employee contributions; employee assistance program; paid holidays, vacation, and sick time; flexible spending accounts; and educational reimbursement and commuter benefit programs.

If you are an individual with a disability and need an accommodation during the application/hiring process, please call (800) 446-7422 ext. 7528 for assistance. HORIBA will provide reasonable accommodations, upon request, to support individuals with disabilities to be able to participate in the hiring process. HORIBA is committed to making our workplace accessible for individuals with disabilities.

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