BCM Controls Corporation Field Service Engineer in Norfolk, Virginia

Field Service Engineer

ColonialWebb is seeking mechanical engineering graduates who are interested in the “nuts and bolts” of large and complex mechanical equipment. As Field Service Engineer, you will provide technical support through start-up and commissioning services for ammonia refrigeration systems commonly found in food distribution centers, cold storage, and food processing facilities.

This position is ideal for those with a strong desire to understand how systems are designed and constructed. Individuals who enjoy building cars, computers, or mechanical systems are encouraged to apply!

Often, Field Service Engineers fall in love with commissioning because it allows them utilize their engineering background while providing onsite technical support for the start-up and commissioning of industrial refrigeration systems. Others move into design engineer roles or even sales engineering or project management positions. The Field Service Engineer position is a fantastic place to gain the valuable skills you’ll need to move throughout the industrial refrigeration industry.


  • Home base is our Norfolk, VA office (Industrial Refrigeration division headquarters).

  • Roughly 75% travel is expected.

  • Territory: Virginia, Maryland, West Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee.

What you’ll do

  • Serve as point of contact for start-up and commissioning of ammonia refrigeration systems and equipment.

  • Consult with customers, project managers, and refrigeration engineers through the commissioning process.

  • Learn about refrigeration piping systems and equipment associated with ammonia refrigeration systems for food distribution centers, cold storage, and food processing facilities.

  • Develop and maintain strong working relationships with customers in food processing, bottling, baking, warehousing and other industries associated with production, storage, packaging and distribution of food products.

What we’re looking for

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering (mechanical or mechanical engineering technology).

  • Demonstrated skills, experience, and proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Outlook, and Excel) and PDF editing software.

  • Ability to handle a dynamic, evolving, and fast-paced workload under deadlines.

  • Strong analysis, problem solving and critical thinking skills and ability to interpret data.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

  • Ability to work independently without direct supervision.

  • Initiative; self-motivated (driven), self-starter.

  • Capable of maintaining a high energy level to handle an evolving and fast-paced workload.

  • Achievement oriented.

  • Professional demeanor and positive attitude.

  • Insight; ability to gather and make sense of new information.

What we’ll offer you

  • Top competitive wages.

  • Company vehicle.

  • Opportunities for career growth, training and development.

  • Company phone

  • 401(k) plan with a generous company match.

  • Medical, dental, vision, and Rx drug insurance.

  • Life and accidental death insurance.

  • Short and Long-Term disability insurance.

  • Personal leave, paid holidays, bereavement leave.

  • Tuition reimbursement.

  • Employee referral incentives.

  • Scholarship program for employees’ children.

  • Discounts at major cell phone and auto companies.

Who we areColonialWebb is one of the largest commercial, mechanical, and electrical contractors in the Mid-South, specializing in Construction, Service, Industrial Refrigeration, and Manufacturing. We provide service to customers ranging from small businesses to Fortune 500 companies. We install, maintain and upgrade mechanical systems for America’s best buildings. We can build, service, or retrofit systems for virtually any type of building – from schools and museums to high-rise office buildings and hospitals – even industrial plants that manufacture everything from potato chips to computer chips. We provide customers with engineering, design, construction, manufacturing, maintenance and repair support in the fields of HVAC, Refrigeration, Plumbing, Process Piping, Building Automation and Controls, Electrical, Green Energy Solutions, and Water Treatment Systems.

Industrial RefrigerationWe are experts in refrigeration repair, refrigeration cooling equipment, refrigeration compressors, ammonia refrigeration and refrigeration equipment supply and maintenance contracts for commercial and industrial systems. We help our customers feed the world!

Ready to apply Employment applications are accepted online at www.ColonialWebb.com/careers. EOE M/W/Disability/Vets