Field Service Engineer Sign & Display South Italy

Date:  Nov 12, 2023

home based, IT

The Field Service Engineer is responsible for performing technical service and support day-to-day business on Agfa and 3rd party products to customers and internal staff. He/she should also focus on customer relationship, both in support of sales activities and in seeking customer satisfaction.

The employee will be responsible for the installation, commissioning, maintenance and servicing of inkjet equipment offering strong technical problem-solving skills and great customer service.

The individual must be customer focused at all times, must be prepared to work alone and as part of a team, be able to interact well with colleagues, customers and third party trades in a professional and tactful manner, and in doing so present a positive image of the Company. The ability to communicate clearly on technical matters is vital due to the customer facing nature of this role.


Main activities:


  • To repair and maintain customer equipment effectively and efficiently.
  • Perform preventive/corrective maintenance on Agfa products.
  • Troubleshoot Agfa and 3rd party products, also repair and replace on-site and remotely.
  • Execute Break & fix primarily in the zone but also in the region as a whole, on-site and remotely.
  • Carry out pre installations and installations.
  • Execute installations as a team member of the installation team or as the installation responsible.
  • Support the customer in the field.
  • Assist internal and external customers (e.g. user, freelancer, colleagues from all business areas, HQ etc.) on-site and remotely on technical questions and issues.
  • Escalate when necessary problems to 2nd and 3rd tier support.
  • Assist R&D and HQ in problem solving and risk analysis.
  • Keep himself/herself up to date about the equipment portfolio, by attending Agfa or Agfa partner’s equipment training delivered in Italy or abroad.
  • Take own responsibility to give highest quality in all service tasks towards the customer.
  • Maintain a good relationship with customer facing teams.
  • To work on a standalone basis, maintain a good team spirit and share knowledge with other colleagues.
  • Document and report technical issues where necessary.
  • Ensure logging & closure of calls according to published guidelines.
  • Fulfil the administration tasks that is needed.
  • Identify opportunity for up-selling Agfa Services and Products and pass on up-selling opportunities to sales as required.




University degree in Electronic Engineering or similar




Min. 3/5 years of previous experience in a similar role


Specific skills:


  • Knowledge on Digital Print Technology
  • Able to fault find basic electronics to component level and excellent analytical skills.
  • Working understanding of common Office IT Applications (MS Word, Excel, email etc).
  • Local valid Driving License.




  • Good English skills (advanced level)
  • Italian language


Behavioural Skills:


  • Proactivity
  • Flexibility, eager to act on short notice and to change schedules
  • Independence and own initiative
  • Excellent listening and presentation skills
  • Interpersonal abilities
  • Fluent communicator
  • Teamwork player
  • Customer focus
  • Business orientation
  • Problem-solving approach
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Energy to make the change
  • Positive mind-set
  • Strong self-motivation
  • Openness to new challenges
  • Travel availability
  • Readiness

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