Field Service Engineer USA

Are you a technical specialist in mechatronics, electrical or mechanical? And ready to prepare for multidisciplinary deployment in challenging service projects for a growing, family business with more than 100 years of experience? Then Houdijk North America inc. has the perfect position for you in the USA!

About Houdijk:

Houdijk North America incl, is a subsidiary of Royal Houdijk, a in the Netherlands-based global leader in the biscuit industry. With its advanced feeding and sorting machines, Houdijk helps industrial bakeries around the world to optimize their production processes with innovative solutions. For more than 100 years, we have been proud of our long tradition of craftsmanship and quality. In order to provide our customers with fast and quality service, we are looking for more field service engineers and technicians from Atlanta, GA to help our customers in the United States and Canada install, commission, train, troubleshoot, maintain and repair feeding and sorting machines. from Royal Houdijk.

Job description:

As a Field Service Engineer, you have a critical role in providing technical support to our customers in the United States and Canada. You will be responsible for the maintenance and repair of advanced machinery for the biscuit industry that Royal Houdijk installs and maintains around the world. Some of your responsibilities;

  • Carrying out preventive maintenance on machines
  • Troubleshooting and technical problems
  • Supporting customers in the use of our machines
  • Training customers in the correct operation and maintenance of the machines
  • Reporting findings to the team and management
  • Associate’s degree or 2-year technical certificate in Mechanical Engineering Technology or Mechatronics or similar or equivalent work experience.
  • Several years of work experience in a similar position.
  • Ability to read and understand technical drawings, maintenance instructions, procedure manuals, and electrical and pneumatic schematics.
  • Strong problem-solving skills.
  • Hands-on experience troubleshooting machine issues -Mechanical and electrical.
  • Excellent communication skills; speaking and writing in English.
  • Willingness to travel frequently and acutely. Up to 90% within US/ Canada (Typically Monday- Friday) Occasional travel to Europe for training and corporate events.
  • Valid unrestricted driver’s license.
  • Valid passport.
Why apply at Royal Houdijk?

As a Field Service Engineer at Houdijk North Amerika you are part of a growing team of service experts who strive for the highest customer satisfaction. You will have the opportunity to work with advanced machines and technologies in a dynamic environment. In addition, we offer extensive training and support to further develop your new and existing competencies. This way we can ensure the development of both your mechanical and electrical competencies if necessary.

In addition to this challenging job from and extensive training, the company offers excellent benefits and travel support, such as:

  • Annual salary range depending on education and experience between 65,000-, and 90,000,-USD
  • 10% of annual base salary employer contribution to pension fund.
  • 15 days PTO per annum.
  • 5 paid sick days per annum.
  • Health insurance plan.
  • Electronics, and work clothing needed to perform the job are provid
Apply Now!

Would you like to be part of our team in the United States? Then send your resume and motivation letter via the application button. We look forward to hearing from you!

Please note: This vacancy is only available to candidates authorized to work in the United States.

Acquisition in response to this vacancy is not desirable.

From oven to packaging – Worldwide.

Every day, millions of products pass through our feeding and sorting systems on their way from the oven to the packaging division. This is done with the greatest possible efficiency and care. Houdijk has earned a unique international position in this segment. Our mission and our ambition is to be: First in Biscuit Feeding – Worldwide.

More about Houdijk

Trawlerweg 2-4
3133 KS Vlaardingen
The Netherlands
+31 10 4349244