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Job Title:  On-Site Service Support Engineer - Europe


Tilburg, North Brabant, NL, 5046

Business Unit:  Gatan
Posting Date:  Jul 24, 2022
Job Description: 

Gatan, an AMETEK business, that was acquired in 2019 for $925M, is a high technology company and a recognized world leader in the design and manufacture of state-of-the-art electron microscopy equipment. There is always more to see. And when you’re working with electron microscopy, the closer you can get to your sample, the more of its secrets it will reveal. That’s why at Gatan we have spent the last 50 years working with our customers to push the boundaries of what can be done with electron microscopy. Together, we have invented new approaches to problems that deliver fresh understanding. With state of the art cameras, imaging energy filters, specimen preparation equipment and other EM products and solutions, we take the most powerful microscopy on earth and make it work even harder for you.


The On‐Site Service Support Engineer - Europe is responsible for technical support of Gatan products to work and live near a Gatan appointed location. Engineer has proven field experience in requested products, and must pass certification testing for supported products. The engineer is to support, hardware and software configuration, troubleshooting, and maintenance support for Gatan products required. The engineer must insure repaired systems meet operating specifications and documenting service performed. Provides mentoring of non‐Gatan engineers and participates in finding solution to their technical issues on Gatan products. Provides assistance in product workshops and new product support introduction for Gatan products.



• Technical Support Certification Level ‐ Proficiency in systems level repair of multiple or extremely complex products within multiple product families are required.

• Must successfully complete ongoing technical training to acquire a thorough knowledge of company equipment, the application of diagnostic techniques and practical application of service aids.

• Occasional visits to Gatan facilities for training and meetings, International travel required.

• Able to read and interpret schematics and electrical diagrams through to the component level.

• Isolate the system fault at the component level for electronic, vacuum, and mechanical systems and repair.

• Experience with current Personal Computer Operation System software installation and configuration.

• Strong knowledge of electronics, electron optics, and applicable operating system knowledge.

• Strong mechanical and analytical skills.

• Ability to approach problems with a sense of ownership, enthusiasm and innovation with strong client service attitude.

• Ability to work on complex learning and development problems as well as teach highly technical information is essential.

• Ability to interface with people at all levels.

• Must be a self‐starter, able to work with minimal supervision in an isolated environment.

• Propose design enhancements or improvements to the existing products design.

• Document work performed in a service report.

• Complete billing or warranty documentation as needed.

AMETEK is committed to making a safer, sustainable, and more productive world a reality. We use differentiated technology solutions to solve our customers’ most complex challenges. We employ 18,500 colleagues, in 30 countries, that are grounded by our core values: Ethics and Integrity, Respect for the Individual, Diversity and Inclusion, Teamwork, and Social Responsibility. AMETEK (NYSE:AME) is a component of the S&P 500. Visit for more information.