Associate Field Engineer – Nashville, TN

Job Summary:

PAR has been a leading global provider of restaurant and retail solutions for more than 30 years. PAR offers technology solutions for the full spectrum of restaurant operations, from large chain and independent table service restaurants to international quick service chains. Products from PAR may also be found in retailers, cinemas, cruise lines, stadiums and food service companies. At PAR, we are focused on powering better guest experiences.

PAR is seeking an Associate Field Engineer to conduct onsite service and maintenance for customer locations in the Nashville, TN area. The Associate Field Engineer will provide best in class customer service by performing remedial and/or preventative maintenance, installations, upgrades, and retrofits.

Essential Responsibilities:


  • Respond to customer calls in accordance with an established Service Level Agreement (SLA)
  • Troubleshoot, diagnose, and repair units at the customer site
  • Identify, analyze, and repair product failures
  • Provide on–call emergency service when needed
  • Provide general customer service on the phone and in person
  • Communicate effectively with customers by notifying the customer of billable status before affecting the repair, maintaining communication with the customer until the incident is satisfactorily addressed, and contacting the customer within one hour of receipt of the service call
  • Maintain a high customer service rating


  • Provide ongoing training to customers regarding POS operations and programming
  • Educate customers on preventative maintenance best practices


  • Manage company inventory of parts required to maintain customer equipment, as well as a company vehicle
  • Maintain an appropriate parts inventory by tracking usage, and ordering additional parts as needed
  • Protect service inventory by adhering to ESD protection and on-site guidelines
  • Return defective parts for repair on a daily basis


  • Provide timely and accurate failure analysis data; close call before leaving site with model/serial and part information
  • Maintain records of service calls, training, and expenses
  • Prepare weekly reports for distribution to supervisors and manager


  • Associates degree preferred
  • Strong customer service relation skills
  • A minimum of two year of experience in the detection, isolation and resolution of problems with microprocessor based equipment strongly preferred
  • Ability to identify components based on color required
  • Working knowledge of inventory management procedures
  • Clean driver’s license required
  • Willingness and ability to work evenings and weekends based on business needs required

NOTE: It is the policy of PAR Technology Corporation to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, predisposing genetic characteristics, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, PAR Technology will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities

PAR Technology is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, genetic information, status as a protected veteran or status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable Federal, State or Local law.

NOTE:  This job description is intended to be illustrative of the position’s duties and should not be construed to be an exhaustive statement of the essential functions of the job