Field Service Manager
Service Center/Region: Western
Judd began his career in heavy industry in 1996. Over the last 25+ years he has worked in the lumber, steel, chemical, reliability, and electric motor sectors. During his 9 years with Weyerhaeuser, he held positions as a Journeyman Sawfiler, Journeyman Millwright, and PDM Technician. During his time as a PDM technician Judd discovered Motion Amplification and ended up working for RDI Technologies as the Northwest Regional Account and Training Manager. In 2020 Judd joined Industrial Electric Machinery as the Reliability Manager and then as the Field Service Manager. After IPS acquired IEM late December 2020 Judd became the Western Region Field Service Manager working out of the Longview, Washington service center. His enthusiasm for reliability centered maintenance and love of technology drives him to ensure IPS customers have all the tools and knowledge necessary to keep their assets performing reliably.
Knowledge & Expertise:
Over the past 2 decades, Judd has used his passion for acquiring knowledge to obtain journeyman status in three different maintenance related trades. As a PDM Technician in the Lumber Industry, he discovered Motion Amplification and is devoted to passing on his experience using this powerful technology since its infancy.
Judd is a Journeyman Sawfiler and a Licensed Journeyman Millwright in the State of Washington. He also holds the following certifications: Level III Vibration Analyst, Level 2 Motion Amplification, Level 1 Ultrasound, and Level 1 Thermography.
Current Work Projects & Activity Streams:
Judd’s current responsibilities consist of developing and managing Field Service efforts for the Western United States. He also travels the Western United States to solve asset reliability issues utilizing Motion Amplification, vibration analysis, and other technologies.