Specialist, Regional Service 

LOCATION: Avon / Ohio (US-OH), United States | BRAND: Bendix | REQUISITION ID: 1720 | JOB GRADE: 15 


Want to help shape tomorrow?  At Bendix we’ve been doing it for 90 years…setting the standard with advanced dynamic solutions that drive improved commercial vehicle performance and safety.  We’re part of the Knorr-Bremse Group, the global leader in braking technologies. As part of our team, you’ll collaborate with a world of talented and dedicated colleagues whose sense of purpose complements your own. You’ll find rewarding opportunities, diverse experiences, partnerships, and an unwavering commitment to ethics and integrity. Innovation is part of our DNA. Achievement drives our culture. Learn more today! www.bendix.com/careers



Position Title:   Regional Service Specialist

Position ID:      80008317

Reports To:      Regional Manager (Southeast), Field Sales, Service & Training       

Location:         (Southeast) TN, AL, MS, GA, FL, SC, NC



Position Summary:


This position is responsible for providing technical services, training, and warranty support to Bendix and Knorr-Bremse customer bases, including OEM's, OEM dealers, Independent Distributors, Fleets, and internal colleagues.



Essential Functions:


  • Troubleshoot/Inspect Air Brake, ADAS (Collison Mitigation), Foundation Brake and Antilock Brake systems and where necessary, direct customer maintenance personnel.
  • Assist Field Sales teams and customers with training and product support.
  • Support Bendix product engineering, technical service training and technical teams in field testing, monitoring and reporting for all products as needed.
  • Identify and report Bendix product issues/concerns to the appropriate CoC, Quality, and Engineering organizations.
  • Conduct hands-on product training with the customer as needed.
  • Prepare presentations for internal and external communications in person and virtual.




  • High level of technical aptitude of air brakes, hydraulic brakes, foundation brakes and ABS/ESP Systems. Experience with J1939 CAN communications and collision mitigation systems a plus.
  • Basic understanding of Microsoft Office and SAP.




  • 5+ years technical experience in the heavy vehicle industry.
  • Experience working in a large/matrix organization preferred.




  • Superior electrical and mechanical aptitude.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills, ability to uncover root causes and key drivers of product performance issues as it relates to commercial vehicle.
  • Demonstrate ability to use electronic test equipment such as digital voltmeter, and computer diagnostics.
  • Demonstrated ability to use hand tools.
  • Highly proficient in Microsoft office products.
  • Excellent planning and organizational skills.
  • Superior interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills.





  • B.S degree in Mechanical or Manufacturing discipline or equivalent experience preferred.
  • 2-year automotive technical degree a plus.
  • Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) or similar certification in brake systems preferred.


Position Requirements: 


  • Individual must live in the Southeast United States and work from home office.
  • Estimated Travel 50 to 60%.


The demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.




What does Bendix have to offer you? 
- Work/life balance that includes Paid Vacation & Holiday Paid Time Off 
- 401k Plan with Company matching 
- Retirement Savings Plan
- Educational Assistance Program (Tuition Reimbursement)
- Wellness Program and incentives
- Telework policy
- On-Site Fitness Center
- On-Site Cafeteria with Healthy menu options
- Health and Welfare Insurance Benefits that start on your 1st day of employment:

Company-Paid Benefits:
- Basic Life Insurance
- Basic Accidental Death and Dismemberment (AD&D) Insurance
- Short Term Disability
- Business Travel Accident Insurance
- Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

Voluntary Employee-Paid Benefits:
- Medical and Prescription insurance
- Dental insurance
- Vision insurance
- Supplemental Life Insurance Plans
- Supplemental AD&D insurance for Employee and Family
- Long Term Disability
- Accident Plan
- Critical Illness Plan
- Hospital Indemnity Plan

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland
Nearest Secondary Market: Akron