Field Service Technician (m/f)

Services Spain, Spain


We are currently looking for Field Service Technicians (m/f) - electrical or mechanical - in Spain. Preferred locations are areas around San Sebastian or Zaragoza. 

The Field Service Technician will perform hands-on field service work on Jenbacher Gas Engines, including but not limited to commissioning, troubleshooting, periodic maintenance, and minor overhaul, Jenbacher´s Gas Engines range in power from 0.25 to 9.5 MW, and run on either natural gas or a variety of other gases (e.g. biogas, landfill gas, coal mine gas, sewage gas, combustible industrial waste gases).

Essential Responsibilities

  • Execute service in compliance with the maintenance protocol of the engine, for example: check oil level and filters, replace filters and valves as well as perform relevant mechanical measurements
  • Carry out minor repairs on the engine additionally to the planned service
  • Take part in the execution of major service on the engine ensuring the compliance with the manufacturer’s manuals and procedures
  • Manage and work with third party suppliers
  • Manage customer expectation and report on the progress of the maintenance
  • Perform troubleshoot activities to understand mechanic failures of the engine and/or electronic failures of the associated control systems. Check historical data of the engine
  • Create a technical report specifying the reason for the visit, the actions performed and the results, describe the  use of materials and if needed recommend follow-up actions  
  • Responsible to maintain basic set of spare parts in the van, ensure that they are approved, clean and stored appropriately
  • Work effectively as part of a team of technicians or independently
  • Process timesheets, expense reports, Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) forms and job reports in a timely manner
  • Comply with all EHS policies and procedures to ensure a safe and productive work site
  • Keep a clean and tidy working environment
  • Perform other duties as assigned


  • Prior professional experience with reciprocating engines preferred
  • Experience as car mechanic, car electrician or other relevant electrical background
  • Strong electrician and IT skills
  • PLC knowledge
  • English level medium or above
  • Good working language proficiency in Spanish

 Desired Characteristics 

  • Familiar with Jenbacher reciprocating gas/diesel engines
  • Available for extensive travel, up to 70%
  • Able to understand and implement technical procedures
  • Possess a valid driver's license
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Effective interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Strong customer focus
  • Able to effectively interact with customers