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Field service Engineer

Posted 15 Jul 2024
Work experience
1 to 3 years
Full-time / part-time
Job function
Degree level
Required languages
English (Fluent)
Dutch (Fluent)

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Are you proud of what you did today? Our Field Service Engineers are!

As a Field Service Engineer - Mechanical, West Europe at Marel, your most important responsibility is to install and maintain our machines at our customers across West Europe. Stakeholder management, preparation, global travel, executing the job, and reporting are important characteristics in this job. Since you will be travelling within the region, you will be away from home on a regular basis. To ensure you can also spend time on your friends and family, we have a clear schedule for weekend work and consignment duty. You are more or less travelling every day. The work varies from small service job of 1 or 2 hours to larger service jobs of several days.

What You Will Be Doing

  • Prepare and execute installation-jobs.
  • Conducting service visits.
  • Troubleshoot production issues at customers’ sites.
  • Manage local employees in larger installation projects.
  • Keep in touch with, and report to the customer about your progress.
  • Train the customer and feedback results to your colleagues.

To become the ultimate specialist in order to perform at customer’s site, we also schedule time for:

  • Preparing your next project(s) and reporting on completed projects.
  • Personal and technical trainings, both in the office and on the job.
  • Regular meetings with your manager and the team.

What kind of a person are you?

We encourage each of our 8,000+ employees to bring their unique self to work and aim to make everyone feel recognized, valued and free to explore their potential. We’re committed to creating an inclusive culture and welcome new colleagues from all walks of life. You will recognize in yourself that you:

  • Do your best to help us thrive, take ownership of your work and stand behind your decisions
  • Never stop working on yourself and continue building your knowledge
  • Collaborate with others and remain open to new ideas
  • Stay enthusiastic and focused on our mission
  • You are passionate about technology, like to see the world and have a real service attitude. You are independent, flexible and stress resilient. Furthermore, you like to work hands-on, have an analytical mind and strong problem solving skills.

To be successful as a Field Service Engineer, you:

  • Have a degree in Mechanical or Mechatronical engineering OR a vocational level degree in the same area with several years of relevant experience.
  • Basic knowledge of electrical and controls engineering is an advantage.
  • Have strong affinity with process engineering and/or food production.
  • Have a good command of the English language.
  • Must have relevant EU travel and work documents
  • Are willing to travel regionally (West Europe)

Since we are looking for several Field Service Engineers, both young graduates and experienced candidates are more than welcome to apply.

What’s in it for you?

There’s nothing like the feeling you get when you do something worthwhile for a living. That said, coming home from work knowing you made a difference is just one of the great things you can experience at Marel. You can expect:

  • Competitive primary and secondary benefits
  • Freedom to take initiative and make a real impact in a growing global business
  • Recognition for your achievements
  • Clear objectives and realistic demands
  • An environment of trust and respect

We are in the business of transformation, innovation and inspiration. We provide software, machinery, systems and solutions that help food processors gain a competitive edge and make the most of cutting edge technology such as digitization, automation and robotics. Driven by a passion for meeting the growing demand for quality protein, we create groundbreaking solutions that benefit the global population.

Active in 40 countries
1,800 employees
70% men - 30% women
Average age is 35 years