Service Engineer (French and English Speaking)

Anton Paar Southern Africa (Pty) Ltd. | Midrand, Johannesburg

Join Anton Paar Southern Africa as a Service Engineer and ignite your career! Be at the forefront of cutting-edge technology, maintaining, and enhancing advanced measurement and analysis systems. Elevate your skills and make an impact in a dynamic, growing and innovative environment.


  • Utilizes scientific knowledge and training to provide engineering and technical support to customers via on site, telephone and/or email on the use, operation, maintenance, and specifications of complex instruments
  • Consults with factory specialists, sales and service management on quality related issues; recommends appropriate action  
  • Analyzes, investigates, interprets, and diagnoses scientific instrumentation to deduce and ascertain whether such instrumentation is functioning properly. Based on analyses, advises customer accordingly
  • Analyzes and evaluates malfunctioning instruments, and prepares estimates for the cost of repair
  • Performs calibrations, preventive maintenance and repairs of instruments according to the SOP’s
  • Identifies and forwards sales opportunities to Business Unit Managers when a sales opportunity may be present
  • Performs Installation and basic training
  • Maintains knowledge of company products and services to maintain accreditation
  • Performs other duties as assigned
  • Attending all necessary service trainings for the relevant product lines
  • Substituting for other Service Engineers within the country
  • Performing in-house repairs/maintenance of customer and demo instruments as and when required.
  • All customer/service interactions to be via CRM
  • Frequent travel will be required. This position requires up to 40% overnight travel within South Africa, East African and Sub-Saharan African Countries.


The candidate should provide:

  • National Diploma in Electrical, Mechanical or Chemical Engineering, Physics, or related field is required.
  • The ability to work with electronic schematics, test equipment, and tools for repairs is required. 
  • Three years’ experience in troubleshooting, repairing and maintaining complex analytical instruments and/or process instrumentation.
  • Good communication skills and strong customer service skills are a must for this position.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English and French (Technical French).
  • Ability to work on your own with little supervision.
  • A valid driver's license and passport are required.

We offer you:

Anton Paar Southern Africa offers you a unique and rewarding position within an innovative and growing Company. We offer highly competitive salary and an opportunity for professional growth within the Anton Paar organization



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