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Carolina, PR Fort Lauderdale, FL, US

Function:  Engineering
Job Category:  Engineering

Superintendent, 4-stroke, EB PR

Wärtsilä is an innovative technology company known for being a forerunner in the Marine and Energy markets. Every day, we – Wärtsilians - put our hearts and minds into turning Wärtsilä's purpose of enabling sustainable societies with smart technology, and our Smart Marine and Energy visions into reality.

We want to transition the world towards a cleaner future. By pushing the boundaries of engineering and technology, we can make it work. Together, we can create new business opportunities and more sustainable future that we can all be proud of.  Want to join the ride? 


We are looking for a 4-Stroke Superintendent to join our Field Service team. The office/site location for this position is Carolina, Puerto Rico.


What you will be doing

  • As a Superintendent, you will be maintaining 4-stroke engines and performing Field Service activities.
  • The ideal candidate will have a Bachelors degree and will have 3 years of Mechanical expertise with Wartsila 4-stroke engines.


As a 4-Stroke Superintendent, you will focus on these responsibilities:

  • Perform overhauls and repairs on assemblies on site and/or in workshops
  • Perform Field Service activities according to the work plan.
  • Interact with customers during the work execution.
  • Perform internal and external progress status of the assigned work.
  • Create Service Work Reports.
  • Ensure that the work is executed according to Wartsila quality, health and environmental guidelines and customer site procedures.
  • To comply with the management system accordingly to what has been implemented locally for her/his position.
  • Perform all activities needed to reach the objectives of the position and comply with the orders, instructions, values and company policies applicable as employee and/or the position.


To be successful in this role, we expect you to have:

  • 3+ years of Mechanical maintenance expertise with Wartsila 4-stroke engines
  • Troubleshooting skills for 4-stroke engines (Wartsila Engines preferred)
  • Mechanical technical experience on Wartsila Power Plants or similar application
  • Ability to communicate in English required, Spanish is an asset
  • Skilled with MS Office tools
  • Knowledge of Wärtsilä products & processes
  • Communication skills & customer relations
  • BS degree + 3 years of related experience, or Technical / Vocational school (preferably Mechanical) + 5 years of experience.
  • Lead person field service experience
  • Strong knowledge of auxiliary equipment
  • Willing & able to travel (role will require 80% travel)


Last application date: 23/09/2021

At Wärtsilä we value, respect and embrace all our differences, and are committed to diversity, inclusion and equal employment opportunities; everyone can be their true self and succeed based on their job-relevant merits and abilities.


This is Wärtsilä

Wärtsilä is a global leader in smart technologies and complete lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. By emphasising sustainable innovation, total efficiency and data analytics, Wärtsilä maximises the environmental and economic performance of the vessels and power plants of its customers. In 2020, Wärtsilä’s net sales totalled EUR 4.6 billion with approximately 18,000 employees. The company has operations in over 200 locations in more than 70 countries around the world. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki. Find out more:  www.wartsila.com  



Why you and us?

You will be a part of a global organization with local presence and work in an exciting and dynamic working environment with highly motivated and skilled co-workers. We offer interesting and challenging work tasks, as well as personal and professional development in a great team.