Field technicians handle on-site services and repairs for a company's products. Field technicians can work on many different types of products, including computers, heating, and cooling systems, security systems, factory machinery, and more. An applicable certificate or associate's degree is generally preferred for this position.
A typical day in the life of a field technician might include:
Making scheduled maintenance visits to regular clients to ensure systems are operating properly
Responding to client requests for repairs
Installing new products or systems
Explaining proper operation of the product to customers.