ECOLAB INC Service Technician in IOWA CITY, Iowa

DescriptionAs the industry leader in water technology, we're growing and need talented people like you to help us continue to protect the world's most vital resource.Nalco Water, an Ecolab Company, seeks a Technical Service Representative to join its industry leading sales and service team. You'll partner with Sales Representatives on executing service plans in strategic district accounts and providing customers with problem solving support. You'll also assist District Sales Representatives with launching new applications in current customer accounts and in transitioning competitively-held accounts to Nalco Water. This position requires you to install, maintain and calibrate chemical feed equipment and process monitoring equipment.What's in it For You:You'll join a growth company offering a competitive pay and benefitsA company vehicle and cell phoneA long term, advancing career path in service, sales or managementAccess to the industry's most innovative training programsA culture that values safety first, including training and personal protectionPride in working for a company that provides clean water, safe food, abundant energy and healthy environmentsWhat You Will Do:Provide routine service support to Sales Representatives in strategic district accounts to execute agreed upon customer system assurance plansAssist Sales Representatives with start-ups of new applications in both existing customers and in new accountsProvide technical support to customers; identifying and resolving customer challenges, escalating as required.Execute required chemistry tests, log and report data, and maintain product inventories at customer accountsInstall, calibrate and maintain chemical feed equipment and process monitoring equipment at customer accountsTerritory/Location Information:This position is based in Iowa City, IATerritory covers about a 300 radius of the surrounding areaTargeted accounts are within the Food and Beverage and Institutional industries2 nights of overnight travel required per weekAs a trusted partner, your customers will rely on you for their success. Nalco Water is committed to seeing you succeed and provides innovative training programs to ensure you're prepared to solve any customer problem.Training programs are held in the field and at Nalco Water Headquarters in Naperville, IL; travel is arranged and paid for by Nalco Water. Based on your skill level and experience, topics covered may include technology, product, service, business and industry acumen, direct coaching and mentoring, sales management and leadership, classroom training and certifications.Minimum Qualifications:High School diploma or equivalentPossess a valid Driver's License and acceptable Motor Vehicle RecordImmigration sponsorship is not available for this rolePhysical Demands:Must be able to access and be comfortable with working in a variety of conditions to include confined spaces damp and/or dusty locations, freezing conditions and hot conditions;Must be able to physically perform the essential duties of the position which include lifting, stooping, kneeling, crouching, reaching, use hands to finger, balancing, walking, standing, talk and hear;Must be able to pass a drug screen and physical exam.Preferred Qualifications:Associate's degree or trade school certificationDemonstrated mechanical aptitudeWater treatment or specialty chemical industry experienceWorking knowledge of boilers, cooling towers, and wastewater treatment systemsExperience working with Microsoft Office SuiteAbout Nalco Water:In a world with increasing water shortage and contamination challenges, Nalco Water, an Ecolab company, helps customers conserve more than 161 billion gallons of water each year. We work with customers across the world in the light industry (institutional, food & beverage, transportation and manufacturing), heavy industry (chemical, power and primary metals industries), paper and mining operations to reduce, reuse, and recycle their water while protec