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Service Technician

Location: Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Job ID: R0009787
Date Posted: Jul 1, 2022
Segment: Others (Including Headquarters and R&D )
Business Unit: Hitachi Regional Headquarters
Company Name: Hitachi America, Ltd.
Profession (Job Category): Engineering & Science
Job Type (Experience Level): Experienced
Job Schedule: Full time
Remote: No

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Service Technician

Company: Hitachi Particle Engineering and Services Inc.

Location: Washington DC

Status: Temporary to Hire, shift work


Hitachi Particle Engineering and Services Inc. (HPES) is looking for a Service Technician to service and maintenance the Proton Beam Therapy System (PBT) and the associated support systems as assigned. The Service Technician will be responsible for preventative and corrective maintenance and he/she will work as part of the team to ensure compliance of technical and mechanical programs such as; worker safety, spare parts program, tool management, equipment tagging, facility procedure compliance, administrative procedure compliance, office equipment and systems by following all necessary procedures, protocols and guidelines.


  • Monitor and positively affect operational performance
  • Work report/update the electronic list for daily work, inspection and repair is required
  • Work in compliance with all regulatory standards including OSHA and internal policies and interpretations of the above as required
  • Incorporate new technology, products and processes into daily operations
  • Interface with customers and clinicians to ensure maximum customer satisfaction. Small dress code is required.
  • Respond to calls for service support within a reasonable amount of time
  • Schedule the maintenance work and manage spare parts usage to minimize costs and maximize effectiveness
  • Monitor and improve Up Time for site PBT systems
  • Manage tools and equipment for the calibration due
  • Perform the PM (Daily, Weekly, Monthly, 3Month, 6Month, Annual, 2year, 3year…..), CM, and TQA work.
  • Complete and submit work orders in a timely fashion and includes all relevant details
  • Complete and submit all time cards and expense reports in a timely fashion and includes all relevant details
  • Bookkeeping responsibilities
  • Pack and unpack the cardboard box and/or wood crate, perform incoming inspection then create IAF
  • Take and bring the package, wood crate, gas bottle, to and from the loading dock and/or mail room


  • College or Bachelor’s degree in Scientific major (BS or AS) or more than three years of experience in related field is preferred
  • Previous experience working as an equipment technician for a PBT facility is preferred
  • Technically skilled with proven ability to troubleshoot problems, solve abstract issues, and interpret policies and procedures
  • Ability to:
    • read and correctly interpret various engineering documents (schematics, wiring, diagrams, piping diagrams, etc.)
    • use standard electronic test and measurement instruments (DVM, oscilloscope, micrometers, etc.)
    • safely work in regions of high voltage and radiation
    • safely lift up to 50 pounds repeatedly
    • work as part of a cross-functional team
    • maintain focus and work with precision over extended periods
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (especially Excel)

Equal Opportunity Employer


Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)-Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

If you need a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job at Hitachi, please send the nature of request and contact information to [email protected] Queries other than accommodation requests will not be responded to.

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