Technical Assistant Secondlife department

To strengthen and become part of our CMSE Secondlife department in the European head office in Zoetermeer, we are looking for a candidate for the following vacancy:

Technical Assistant

The purpose of the Technical Assistant position is to assist in the refurbishment / reconditioning of Canon Imaging Systems according to the defined standards.

Responsibilities and Tasks

  • Incoming inspection, checking and recording the condition and completeness of the incoming systems;
  • Unpacking of crated systems for inspection and recording any damages;
  • Cleaning, disinfection and preparing the systems for refurbishment/reconditioning;
  • Assisting the Refurbishment Engineers with technical issues when required;
  • Preparing new refurbished equipment for shipment;
  • Ordering spare parts in line with defined minimum stock levels;
  • Occasionally assisting in writing manuals;
  • Planning, booking and follow-up outsourced companies regarding outstanding orders;
  • Ensure clean and organized working environment;
  • Ensure all parts/options are correctly labeled and packed;
  • Ensure correct system administration.


Skills and Competences

  • VMBO/MBO with technical profile;
  • Experience with mechanical repair;
  • Open to learn new technical skills and indebt product knowledge;
  • Knowledge of MS Office;
  • Languages:
    • English and Dutch: professional working proficiency required
  • Willing to travel within Europe when required



In a company with over 1.000 employees, we are always looking for skilled and motivated colleagues to help us further enhance our business.

We welcome your application.
Claudia Schmidt, HR Advisor. E-mail: