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Field Engineer job Description Field Engineers are technicians who work in the field, hence the name. Field Engineers are not typically office-based, rather, they spend time on their client’s site addressing and resolving a wide variety of problems. Field Engineer jobs involve long hours of work, which can extend to all days of the week. Field Engineers need to be available to solve a crisis for their client. As a result, this is not a typical 9 to 5 desk job, but this comes with a different kind of flexibility and freedom. Other common names for this profession are field technicians and field service technicians.