Ecolab Field Technician in Grand Junction, Colorado

Nalco Champion, an Ecolab Company, has an immediate need for anApplication Engineer in our Energy Services group located in the GrandJunction/Rifle, CO area. If you are a passionate technical professionalthat likes to work in an autonomous, hands-on environment, we invite youto apply. This is your opportunity to join a large growing company offering acompetitive base salary and benefits.What's in it For You:Access to best in class resources, tools, and technologyThrive in a company that values a culture of safety to include top-notchsafety training and personal protection equipmentPride in working for a company that provides clean water, safe food,abundant energy and healthy environmentsComprehensive benefits package starting day 1 of employment- medical,dental, vision, matching 401k, company paid pension, stock purchaseplan, tuition reimbursement, and a vehicle for work and personal useWhat You Will Do:Provide routine service support to Sales Representative in strategic districtaccounts to execute agreed upon customer system assurance and continuousimprovement plans.Assist Sales Representatives with plant surveys of prospective customersAssist Sales Representatives with start-ups of new applications in bothexisting customers and in new accounts.Develop strong relationships with the key stakeholders in the strategicaccounts where you provide service supportProvide technical support to customers; identifying and resolving customerpain points, escalating as required.Engage in problem solving by performing system analysis, interpreting dataand providing written recommendations to ensure customer operations areperforming at optimal levels.Support services include: Sample testing, light maintenance, customerservice, service report generation, chemical ordering, chemicalinventory management, general labor activities.Actively support Nalco innovations and technology in the strategic accounts.Possible travel within assigned sales territory 15%Position Details:Work week and shift: approximately 50 hours a week during normal workinghours Monday through Friday.Minimum Qualifications:2 years industrial work experience15% overnight travel required to support sales territoryMust have a valid Driver's License and acceptable Motor Vehicle RecordNo immigration sponsorship offered for this rolePhysical Demands:Must have the ability to Lift/Push/Pull/Carry up to 55 pounds chest high.Preferred Qualifications:2 years of successful technical service or field sales support experienceMust have a strong mechanical aptitudeWater treatment or specialty chemical industry experienceExperience with refinery safety programsPractical computer application literacy (including Microsoft Office Suite,and ability to learn internal business systems)History of working in a field that required autonomy and self-motivationPrior experience that required excellent communication skillsPrior experience that required excellent organizational skillsPrior experience that demonstrates a string work ethic and ability tomulti-taskNalco Champion, an Ecolab company, provides safe, sustainable chemistryprograms and services to the upstream and midstream oil and gas industry,refineries and petrochemical operations. Through onsite problem solving andthe application of innovative technologies, we maximize production,optimize water use and overcome complex challenges in the world's toughestenergy frontiers.Ecolab is an EOE - M/F/V/D