Field Service Technician Job Vacancy in Kenya

Position Title: Field Service Technician

Industry: Oil and Gas, Food, Medical, Plastics, Waste Water

Location: Nairobi

Gross Salary: Competitive

Our client is a German company established over 50 years ago and is one of the world’s largest suppliers of vacuum pumps, liquid ring pumps, and over pressure blowers.

They will be reporting to the Regional Manager and will be tasked with inspecting, troubleshoots, and maintaining the company’s vacuum and low-pressure pumps, blowers, and systems for the end-user customer.


  • Assist with stripping, cleaning, testing, and building of Vacuum Pumps, Book in all pumps as per procedure when delivered on-site, and ensure that the Branch manager is informed of the delivery.
  • Ensure all spare parts are packed into shelves correctly when consignments are delivered from Europe, including pumps.
  • Ensure the correct persons are notified when spare parts are delivered on-site and all the paperwork is given over.
  • Get spares ready for collection when required to do so.
  • Do regular spare stock takes and notify the Branch manager when re-order levels are reached.
  • When spares are removed from complete kits ensure that the kit is marked accordingly, and the Branch manager is informed that the spare needs to be replaced in that kit
  • You will be responsible for spray painting of all types of hardware on-site and will do so in a safe way which includes wearing a face mask.
  • Will be required to do the service center and field service work (Hands-on)
  • Conduct Vacuum Audits
  • Experience in on-site technical problem solving – must be solution orientated
  • Customer Training on pump services
  • Must be able to implement company procedures, new policies, and procedures in the new service workshop/center
  • Must know and adhere to all Health and Safety requirements in the Workshop.
  • Must be able to liaise with customers in a professional and courteous manner. He will be contacting customers to discuss fault finding and servicing of their pumps and to inform them when their pumps will be serviced/repaired and delivered back to the client


  • Degree/Diploma in Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering or Chemical Engineering or other tertiary education that is acceptable for the job.
  • 3-5 years of experience working in a technical service workshop
  • Expert Mechanical & general electrical experience working on pumps and electrical motors
  • Must have a Driver’s Licence
  • Must have strong knowledge of mechanical and electrical principles
  • Must be computer literate – advantage: Microsoft Office, Excel, and Pastel.
  • Must be able to work with people
  • Must be willing to learn more skills and do training
  • Must be able to complete a task in the reasonable and required time.
  • Must have a good understanding of stock and spares levels.
  • Must be able to work as a team player

How to Apply

If you are up to the challenge, and possess the necessary qualification and experience; please send your CV only quoting the job title on the email subject (Field service Technician ) to before 24th January, 2023