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Bayer Technical Service Representative- Seed Growth- Midwest in Waterloo, Iowa

Bayer is a global enterprise with core competencies in the Life Science fields of health care and agriculture. Its products and services are designed to benefit people and improve their quality of life. At Bayer you have the opportunity to be part of a culture where we value the passion of our employees to innovate and give them the power to change.

Technical Service Representative- Seed Growth- Midwest


As a Field Service Techncian, you will support the Install, startup and training on commercial and downstream seed treatment equipment systems at customer facilities in Nebraska, South Dakota, Iowa, Missouri & Kansas. You will provide technical support via phone, in person or online domestically and internationally.

The primary responsibilities of this role, Technician Service Representative II, are to:

  • Assist Customers with questions on equipment types, prices, specifications and operation;

  • Travel to sites to install, checkout, calibrate and on training on equipment;

  • Calculate treatment mixtures;

  • Calibrate liquid dry and seed associated with the seed-treater operations;

  • Test and troubleshoot equipment locally and on Customer sites;

  • Perform updated training for existing equipment systems;

  • Communicate programming requirements to engineering and engineering vendors;

  • Collaborate with Engineering, Sales and Customers on equipment system projects;

  • Participate in workshops/field days/tradeshows as needed.


Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values. More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience;

  • Two (2)+ years technical service experience;

  • Must be able to read blueprints, schematics machine drawings and interpret complicated specifications;

  • Have an understanding of VFD (variable frequency drive) functions, operations and programming;

  • Ability to troubleshoot wiring and complete inputs/outputs checks;

  • Knowledge of mechanical and electrical process systems;

  • Knowledge of the proper use of tools required to troubleshoot, repair or assemble equipment systems;

  • Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference;

  • Ability to comply with Safety requirements;

  • Ability to communicate effectively and professionally with customers, colleagues, vendors and contractors;

  • Ability for 75% overnight travel with 25% international travel;

  • Ability to meet DOT (Department of Transportation) requirements of driving/hauling.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in PLC Programming (Allen Bradley & GE or similar program).

Domestic relocation assistance may be offered for this role.


Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and you have the "Passion to Innovate" and the "Power to Change", we encourage you to apply now. To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.

Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans

Bayer is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s) using the contact information below.

Location: United States : Iowa : Residence Based || United States : Nebraska : Residence Based

Division: Crop Science

Reference Code: 92542

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+1 888-473-1001, option #5