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Service Technician

Date: Feb 19, 2021

Location: Viernheim, DE

Company: Briggs and Stratton

Briggs & Stratton Germany GmbH is the German subsidiary of a world leading manufacturer of small engines. As an addition to our team based in Viernheim (close to Mannheim) we are looking for a motivated employee (100%) as


Service Technician


About the Job Responsibilities:

  • Acts as subject matter expert in responding to and resolving a variety of product, service requests, questions and concerns of moderate complexity via telephone, mail, and in person.
  • Investigates and troubleshoots matters concerning repairs or procedures to correct problems associated with electrical or mechanical systems.
  • Conducts research and investigations to determine validity of warranty claims and may make warranty policy adjustments as required.
  • Communicates with both internal and external partners in order to resolve inquiries.
  • Assists with locating various product parts in critical situations that require expedient resolution.
  • Provides guidance and training to internal customer service representatives and other staff and external customers.
  • Maintains and continuously improves knowledge of principles, practices and procedures regarding company products and equipment for unique situations that require new and creative solutions.
  • Enters customer contact details into Customer Relationship Management software.


Job Skills Requirements

  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong negotiation and problem resolution skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills to deal effectively and efficiently with diverse groups of people in a dynamic environment
  • Proficient computer skills
  • Strong mechanical aptitude and technical knowledge specific to Company products
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Strong ability to convey technical information to customers and dealers in an easy to understand manner
  • Native French speaking and fluent in English and German.


We are seeking an individual with minimum of three years of experience in a troubleshooting and repair capacity engine powered product service industry and preferred customer or technical support experience.


We offer an international, dynamic and multi-cultural environment, enhanced employment conditions and modern working tools.



Briggs & Stratton, LLC, headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, is the world’s largest producer of gasoline engines for outdoor power equipment. Its wholly owned subsidiaries include North America’s number one marketer of pressure washers, and it is a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of power generation, lawn and garden, turf care and job site products through its Briggs & Stratton®, Simplicity®, Snapper®, Snapper Pro® Ferris®, PowerBoss®, Allmand™, Billy Goat®, Murray®, Branco® and Victa® brands. Briggs & Stratton products are designed, manufactured, marketed and serviced in over 100 countries on six continents. 

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