Field Service Engineer – Screw Compressors


  • Pune, Maharashtra
Field Service Engineer – Screw Compressors
Job Posted : Nov 29th, 2023

Job Description

  • Inspects customer rotational equipment, performs service jobs and troubleshoots and assists with fault diagnosis during breakdown or emergency situations.
  • Advise client and/or construction company on best methods of constructing and commissioning Howden supplied equipment (Reciprocating, Twin Screw, Centrifugal, diaphragm )
  • Provide progress updates to the relevant Project Manager, Installation & Service Manager and/or Service Team Manager.
  • Proactively performs site visits and Looks for potential Aftermarket opportunities.
  • Promotes Howden retrofit solutions and LTSA
  • Perform field service activities like installation, commissioning, maintenance; overhauling and troubleshooting of Howden manufactured equipment at customer site locations primarily in India & need based outside India.

Qualification And Experience:-

  • Mechanical Engineer – Degree or Diploma
  • Rotational equipment technical knowledge and plant/equipment maintenance knowledge
  • Competent using Microsoft Office Software.
  • Able to write detailed reports with technical content.
  • Able to understand engineering drawings.
  • Able to communicate well at all levels within an organisation (verbally and in writing) and particularly in technical matters.
  • With minimum 5 years of work experience on screw compressors installed in oil & gas industries, chemical & Power industries
  • Able to demonstrate experience in solving complex issues logically in the field.
  • Commitment and focus to work safely for yourself and others is unwavering
  • Ability and willingness to travel locally and globally, often only with short notice for extended period

Preferred skills, knowledge & behaviors:-

  • Practical experience in fitting and erecting heavy rotating plant and equipment (Twin Screw)
  • Practical experience with testing and commissioning.
  • Reasonable expertise in electrical & instrumentation
  • Experience on vibration analysis.
  • Develop strong customer and Howden internal relationships
  • Communication under pressure and sometimes under difficult circumstances.
  • Innovate and create opportunities to improve program performance and timescales.
  • Tolerate rapidly changing environment and circumstances.
  • Dealing with different nationalities and cultures, sometimes on a single site.
  • Job holder will be expected to make decisions on construction standards based on the erection manuals provided and guidance provided by the Project Manager or Design Engineer.
  • Must keep to company policies and procedures.
  • Must monitor health, welfare, safety and environmental issues at all times whilst overseas and report any concerns to the client and Overseas Installation and Service Manager.
  • Must take into account personal security when travelling.


  • Pune, Maharashtra.

Company Overview:-

Howden is a leading global provider of mission critical air and gas handling products. We support customers across a broad and diverse range of industries, enabling their vital processes to achieve environmental and operational compliance and efficiencies including decarbonisation of operations. We have over 160 years of heritage as a world-class application engineering and manufacturing company with a presence in 35 countries. Howden manufactures highly engineered fans, compressors, rotary heat exchangers, steam turbines, and other air and gas handling products, services and solutions.