Field Service / Automation Engineer (M/F) – Freelance – [Baltimore]



SOCAPS is a cooperative of independent technicians, always looking for new members with experience in mechanics, electronics and automation. We are currently looking for Electro-mechanical technicians.

Since 1984 we have been working with manufacturers, integrators and end users of automatic machines. We offer, anywhere in the world, services in the design, assembly, installation and maintenance of machines.

We federate 1 000 technicians in 110 countries and have 13 offices in the world.

We are the world leader in technical assistance in the agro-food packaging industry. We work in the Food & Beverage, Health & Care, Clean Energy, and Automated industries.

Our  Atlanta-based staffing agency, is looking for Field service technicians familiar with Blow Molding Technology to supply our clients with technical services such as the installation and the maintenance of their machines in plastics food and beverage packaging industry .

We require mobile , experienced , and autonomous Field Service Technicians with a strong hands-on technical background.


As a Field Service Technician (M/F), you will  ensure :

  • Troubleshooting, Installation, repairs and maintenance of machines in plastics food and beverage packaging industry
  • Programing PLC using Allen Bradley / Siemens
  • Creating a filling recipe (CSD) ;
  • Solving problems.

This opportunity requiring over 90% travel across North America


  • Heavy experience on either blow molding , injection molding , or any other discipline where you were involved in plastics processing on a daily basis ;
  • Analytical troubleshooting and problem-solving aptitude ;
  • Hydraulic, electrical, and pneumatic repairs ;
  • PLC (familiar with programming using Allen Bradley or Siemens ) ;
  • Customer oriented ;
  • Experience on SIDEL blow molders machinery would be highly appreciated ;

LABELER specialist:

  • Electro mechanic background.
  • Strong mechanical skills.
  • Strong Automation skills and knowledge on: Siemens, AB, B&R, Elau.
  • Be able to work independently.

FILLER/BLOWER specialist:

  • Strong mechanical maintenance and troubleshooting on Filler/blower
  • Knowledgeable on the filing process.
  • Able to create a filling recipe (CSD)
  • Strong Automation Programming skills and knowledge on: Siemens, AB, B&R, Elau.
  • Strong electrical knowledge.
  • Servomotor understanding.
  • (filler) Mixer knowledge.


  • Strong Mechanical knowledge on packaging machines, conveyors, palletizer, shrink wrappers etc…
  • Automation Programming skills siemens and Allen Bradley.
  • Elau is a plus.


Sepideh SHOKOOHI– Recruitment Consultant 

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