Field Service Director directs and oversees field services activities within an organization. Plans and develops policies and procedures for on-site installation, testing, maintenance, and troubleshooting. Being a Field Service Director ensures all field service projects are completed within budget/deadline to meet customers' needs. Requires a bachelor's degree in area of specialty. Additionally, Field Service Director typically reports to top management. The Field Service Director manages a departmental sub-function within a broader departmental function. Creates functional strategies and specific objectives for the sub-function and develops budgets/policies/procedures to support the functional infrastructure. Deep knowledge of the managed sub-function and solid knowledge of the overall departmental function. To be a Field Service Director typically requires 5+ years of managerial experience.