Field Service Technician Contract The Netherlands – Elchemie – Venlo

  • Venlo


Global developer of Coating Technology based in Venlo, the Netherlands (with offices based in Japan, China, Switserland and the USA) has a 12-24 month contract position available for a Field Service Technician/Engineer. While travelling around the globe you will be doing the thing you like most: solving customer issues. Technical expertise will be combined with social skills, advising the customer about the systems capability and additional offerings to propose. As a Field Service Engineer you will be responsible for troubleshooting and preventive maintenance. You will assist customers with their possible machine related issues via phone, e-mail, remote communication and onsite visits. Occasionally you will also install upgrades and modifications at customers’ sites worldwide. Tertiary technical qualification in Electrical Engineering (Trade/Diploma). Min 4 years experience working as a travelling site technician doing maintenance on fine machinery, preferably within coatings/manufacturing industry. Not older than 28.

Remuneration: € 3909 p.m.



  • Not older than 28
  • Technical degree on “MBO” level 4, preferably in electrical engineering,
  • Valid driving license
  • You have min. 4 years relevant work experience in a similar position
  • Independent firm personality, a great sense of responsibility, good analytical skills and a team spirit
  • Feeling for commercial aspects, organizational talent and a customer focused representative attitude
  • Speak & write English fluently and preferably German
  • Foreign cultures and international communication challenge you.
  • Trustworthy and respectful
  • Willing to travel worldwide for at least 50%, if needed several weeks in a row -able to travel the same or next day as requested.
  • Actual amount of travelling depends on the amount of work. The 1st 12 weeks will be in Venlo for training
  • You are prepared to be available after standard working hours for customer calls during your consignment shift (hotline).



  • As Field Service Engineer responsible for troubleshooting and preventive maintenance
  • Assist customers with their possible machine related issues via phone, e-mail, remote communication and onsite visits
  • Occasionally install upgrades and modifications at customers’ sites worldwide
  • Proper administration and follow up is a must
  • Provide the customer with correct knowledge transfer and listen well to their requirements
  • Give training to the customers in operating, maintaining and troubleshooting the systems
  • Provide feedback to your colleagues concerning specific customers’ wishes and technical developments
  • Assist your Customer Support and Manufacturing colleagues
  • Report to the Manager Field Service



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