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Dubai, AE

Function:  Service Delivery
Job Category:  Engineering

In-Situ Specialist

Wärtsilä is leading the maritime industry’s transformation towards a decarbonized and sustainable future. We at Wärtsilä Marine Power are proud to offer our customers the world’s widest network of maritime expertise and the full portfolio from engines to lifecycle solutions.

QuantiServ makes it easier for our customers to plan their maintenance and service operations as well as to run and optimise their installations – regardless of the brand of their equipment. QuantiServ offers a fast and simple solution for maintenance and repair, especially in non-planned and emergency situations. The dedicated QuantiServ team is equipped with leading technology and know-how, certified expertise to match IMO requirements and unmatched global reach.

We want to change the course towards an interconnected and cleaner maritime future and are constantly on the lookout for future-oriented talent to join our team and to work towards enabling sustainable societies with smart technology - together. Are you ready to jump onboard??


In-Situ Specialist

We are now looking for an In-Situ Specialist to join our Services Delivery team in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

The successful candidate will join a team offer specialized, fast and reliable support, maintenance and repair services for customers operating equipment by multiple brands, both in the marine and energy sectors.


What will you be doing

  • Independently execute in-situ machining activities
  • Perform machining works in workshop environment as well as in field.
  • Perform In-situ machining works on Wartsila and other products.
  • Participate with improvements of In-situ machining equipment’s and products.
  • Participate in technical discussions/communications.
  • Perform workshop services as directed.
  • Report and inform administrative personnel as required.
  • Ensure that the work is executed according to Wärtsilä Quality, Health, Safety and Environmental guidelines and customer site procedures.
  •  Ensure that the work is executed according to QuantiServ Quality.
  • Prepare Service reports and travel expenses on time and with expected QuantiServ quality.
  • Report executed work according to QuantiServ standards.
  • Promote QuantiServ and Wartsila Products and Services.
  • Safely execute all work according to QuantiServ and Wartsila Standards.


You will shine in this role, when you have

  • Degree or Professional Diploma in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent educational background.
  • Minimum 5 years relevant industrial experience with at least 3 years’ experience in In-situ machining.
  • Experienced in using In-situ machining crankpin equipment's, reference required.
  • An advance level of English Language and fluency in other language is a plus.
  • Experienced in using In-situ line boring, milling, drilling and lathe equipment's, reference required.
  • An advance level of using MS Office tools (Word, Excel, Outlook etc) and ability to learn in-house systems for operations and business needs.
  • Experienced in using workshop machines such as manual lathe, milling and drilling machines.
  • Knowledge in using Laser alignment equipment.
  • Use of measuring equipment such as large micrometres.
  • Metal stitching experience is highly recommended.


Why you and us

We at Wärtsilä believe in empowerment, ownership and taking responsibility of our work. We support each other’s growth and co-creation is the true basis of our innovation. We have courage to see opportunities and take initiative.

The QuantiServ team currently consists of some 400 specialised professionals. They provide reconditioning and in-situ services as well as flexible repair and overhaul services for auxiliary and generating sets onboard customers’ vessels. The repair and overhaul services are carried out by “Mobile Teams”, which board the customer’s vessel and perform the job during the voyage.

We are authentic and honest, and we strongly believe in a diverse and inclusive work community where everyone can be their true self. We don’t always get it right the first time, and if mistakes are made, we make sure to learn and grow from them. We want everyone to voice their opinions freely. That is why we have built an environment that empowers you and everyone around you, and where you can feel safe and cared for. Are you eager to be part of this ambition?


How to apply

If you feel excited by being a part of this working environment and think your personal skills and qualities match the job requirements, we look forward to receiving your job application through our career’s portal. Our recruiting tool recognizes the time zone where the job ad has been published and closes the application period according to same time zone.



Are you still wondering if you should apply and would like to get something clarified? Any questions related to this position. Please reach out to:

Ali Mohamed Ali – Regional Talent Acquisition Specialist MESAA Careers@wartsila.com 


Only for questions from direct job applicants, applications through email will not be recorded or responded to.


Last application date: 02/12/2021

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 Marine Power leads the industry in its journey towards a decarbonised and sustainable future. Our portfolio of engines, propulsion systems, hybrid technology, and integrated powertrain systems deliver the reliability, safety, and environmental performance that Wärtsilä’s Smart Marine vision encompasses. We offer our customers performance-based agreements, lifecycle solutions, and an unrivalled global network of maritime expertise. www.wartsila.com/marine #LI-AM1

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 at www.wartsila.com.