Field engineering can be related to a broad range of jobs. For example, in chemical manufacturing companies, a field engineer’s position gives them the chance to interact with the customer facilities. In Telecommunications, a field engineer must ensure that the equipment operates according to the design and scope of work.
In the telecom industry, field engineers have varied duties which include:
Installation and testing of telecom equipment
Maintaining, problem solving and repair of a communications system
Systems and equipment analyses
Demand for freelance jobs