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Danaher Corporation Field Service Engineer Triveneto (m/f/d) in Padova, Italy

Leica Biosystems is a cancer diagnostics company and a global leader in workflow solutions, offering the most comprehensive portfolio from biopsy to diagnosis.

Our mission of “Advancing Cancer Diagnostics, Improving Lives” is at the heart of our corporate culture. Our easy-to-use and consistently reliable offerings help improve workflow efficiency and diagnostic confidence.

We are looking for a Field Service Engineer Triveneto (m/f/d), who will be preferably based in Padova Area.

The FSE provides technical service and support in the field on Advance Staining/CH/PI equipment within Leica Biosystems (LBS), ISO, FDA, and budgetary guidelines with the objectives of minimizing customer downtime and generating revenue opportunities for LBS.

Key responsibilities:

  • Provide installation support, maintenance, modification and/or repair on various Advanced Staining instruments

  • Effectively communicate with internal colleagues and external customers within established time guidelines in order to meet customer’s expectations

  • Document and complete service administration activities in a timely manner in order to comply with ISO, FDA, and Company policies

  • Ensure the on-time and appropriate application of all published Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs) that are issued by the Business Unit recommending or mandating updates or changes to the Instruments in the field

  • Actively support the sale of service contracts, assist sales representatives and service engineers with system configurations and upgrades, and provide input on ways to improve financial performance in order to generate service revenue

  • Broaden knowledge and experience to improve product, application and professional development skills and ultimately, represent the company in a professional manner

  • Maintain spare parts stock within budgetary limits in order to maximize “Fast Time Fix” repair metrics

  • Control expenses in order to maximize the profit contribution to the company

  • Represent the company in a professional manner in order to install confidence within current and prospective customers of Company products


  • Technical High School Diploma (Mechanic, Electric, Electronic...)

  • At least 4 years of experience as a FSE in the Biomedical industry, dealing with Hospital equipments (diagnostic laboratories)

  • Experience in Anatomy Pathology will be a plus

  • Good English (both written and spoken)

  • Good IT skills (Advanced Staining equipment runs with computers and is connected to networks)

  • Willingness to travel extensively (80% of travel activity with some trainings abroad)

  • Excellent organizational skills

  • Team player but able to work also autonomously

  • Works with integrity and understands compliance requirements

Leica Biosystems is part of Danaher Corporation, a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 71,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $19.9B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 5,200% over 25 years.

When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 69,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System (https://www.danaher.com/how-we-work/danaher-business-system) tools and the stability of a tested organization.At Danaher, we value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.