Jotun A/s

Address: Hystadveien 167, 3209 SANDEFJORD
Phone: +47 33457000

Vacancy Details

Created 11.06.2015
Expires 26.07.2015
Company Jotun A/s
Employment Full-time
Job type Permanent
County Vestfold
Phone +47 33457000

Technical Support Senior Engineer 

The Technical Sales Support department within Jotun Performance Coatings is divided into four core functions. Technical Support, Technical Service, Technical Training and Sales Support Systems. 

We are searching for a Technical Support Senior Engineer to strengthen the Corporate Technical Support Team to support the global Performance coatings sales network with technical advice on product use, specifications, development of global technical processes and policies, risk assessments on guarantees and technical follow up on complaints and learnings from complaints. 

As a member of the Corporate Technical support Team you will be responsible for Technical inquiries, follow up on complaint handling, testing of products and coating systems, develop global technical documentation in the form of Technical Data Sheets, Application Guides and Application Procedures for specific standards such as PSPC, follow up on and continuous develop Jotun Performance coatings Resistance lists for Marine and Protective Coatings, Maintaining a specification library for easy reference for sales, support and development of material used for internal and external training/learnings

Job description

  • Reply to technical inquiries though the TSS Corporate mailbox
  • Reply on questions about Tank coating related to actual Resistance lists
  • Follow up on Complaints
  • Make documents to communicate relevant information to the global Jotun network
  • Share knowhow with the global Jotun network
  • Be an important part of the innovation process in ensuring that products are practically and application wise suitable for intended market
  • Work closely with R&D and marketing in giving feedback from the field and application part of the market


  • Experience from laboratory within chemistry and innovations
  • Experience within coating inspection, technical sales and service
  • Experience from work in international and cross-cultural environments
  • Presentation skills

Education field

  • Scientific subjects

Education level

  • College / University, Bachelor's degree
  • College / University, Master's degree

Personal qualities

  • Interpersonal skills, Inspirational and ability to build and retain relationships
  • Selfdriven, independent – taking responsibility for execution and completion of defined tasks and projects
  • Ambitious and result driven with a high level of quality focus
  • Ability to plan systematically, initiate and follow through
  • Ability to quickly understand and analyse complex issues and problems - comes up with sound and rational judgements


  • English

We offer

  • A continuous focus on reinventing and innovating high quality products.
  • An international Corporate Culture founded on our four values; Care, Respect, Loyalty and Boldness.
  • Exciting challenges in a growing company with excellent financial results.
  • Insurance and Pension schemes

Miscellaneous info

  • Travel: Some travelling must be expected

Hystadveien 167, 3209 Sandefjord

Contact info:
Stig Johnsen, Global Technical Support Manager, (+47) 91 11 30 06,
Line Fjelddalen Eik, HR Officer, (+47) 99 12 60 03,

Key info:
Advertiser: Jotun
Ref. nr.: 2672058568
Full time
Number of positions: 1
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