Elmenhorst, DE

Function:  Manufacturing
Job Category:  Support Functions


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 through innovation in technology and services into reality. Our ultimate aim is to provide increased value to both our customers and society. New, game-changing ideas and continuous improvement have been part of our DNA since 1834. Together, we can create new business opportunities and more sustainable future that we can all be proud of. 

We want to transition the world towards a decarbonised and sustainable future. By pushing the boundaries of engineering and technology, we can make it work. We are always on the lookout for future-oriented talent – want to join the ride?


We are now looking for a 


Commssioning/Testfield Technician (m/f/d)


to join our team working for a better future. 


The preferred location for the position is in Elmenhorst, Germany.


What you will be doing 


In this role you will ensure a cost-efficient and timely high quality testing and commissioning of systems.


As Commssioning/Testfield Technician your work will focus on these responsibilities: 


  • Commissioning and testing of the manufactured products, systems and equipment in the test field and at the yard
  • problem fixing during the commissioning phase in cooperation with the engineering - Fault finding and fault solving on site
  • Documentation of the delivery status of all systems
  • Fault analysis regarding the required spare parts and required actions
  • Training of the ship's crew
  • Handover of the equipment to the class and ship inspector
  • Execution of special works and service tasks on sites/ships as requested by the service department.
  • Ensure the time lines and budget requirements


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


  • Completed education as technician (electrical focus) or similar
  • App. 1-2 years of relevant experience
  • Native German speaker
  • Good English skills written and spoken
  • Communicative and team-oriented personality
  • All processes are to be organized independently and rationally 
  • Very careful and accurate work required
  • Increased physical activity can sometimes be expected
  • MS Office and MS Outlook knowledge desirable
  • Driving license class 3 and willingness to travel
  • Ability to deal successfully with high workload

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. 


We are authentic and honest, and we strongly believe in that by being your own true self you can accomplish so much more. 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? 


We have an amazing team and we are excited about our work and the impact it has on building sustainable societies. We are looking to find a colleague with this shared passion for smart technologies and a sustainable future. 


Contact & next steps 


We hope to hear from you soon, by submitting your application through our careers portal. We aim to keep you updated on the process throughout. 


For further questions please reach out to Hendrik Renner, General Manager Systems, through email hendrik.renner@wartsila.com with any questions related to this position (only for questions from direct job applicants, applications through email will not be recorded or responded to). 


Welcome to join us in shaping the decarbonisation of marine and energy!



Wir suchen zum nächstmöglichen Termin
Prüffeldtechniker (m/w/d)
zur Erweiterung unseres Teams in Elmenhorst.
Was sind Ihre Aufgaben?
In dieser Rolle werden Sie sich um die Sicherstellung einer kosten- und termingerechten einwandfreien Prüfung und Inbetriebnahme der Anlagen kümmern.


Als Prüffeldtechniker sind Ihre Hauptaufgaben:


  • Inbetriebnahme der gefertigten Produkte, Anlagen und Geräte im Prüffeld und auf den Werften
  • Lösung von Problemen während der Inbetriebnahme in Zusammenarbeit mit der
  • Projektierung und der Konstruktion
  • Analyse und Behebung von Fehlern an Geräten und Anlagen vor Ort
  • Dokumentation des Abgabezustandes aller Anlagen
  • Fehleranalyse hinsichtlich der benötigten Ersatzteile und erforderliche Maßnahmen
  • Einweisung der Schiffsbesatzung
  • Übergabe der Anlagen an die Klasse und Inspektoren
  • Durchführung von Sonderarbeiten und Serviceaufgaben auf Baustellen und 
  • Außenobjekten nach Anforderung durch die Serviceabteilung
  • Einhaltung  von Termin- und Budgetvorgaben

Um in dieser Rolle erfolgreich zu sein erwarten wir:


  • Abgeschlossene Ausbildung zum Techniker für Elektrotechnik oder vergleichbar
  • ca. 1-2 Jahre einschlägig Berufserfahrung
  • Gute Englischkenntnisse in Wort und Schrift
  • Kommunikationsstarke und teamorientierte Persönlichkeit
  • Alle Abläufe sind im Arbeitsbereich eigenständig und rationell zu organisieren
  • Sehr sorgfältige und genaue Arbeitsweise erforderlich
  • Es ist bei einigen Tätigkeiten mit erhöhten Körpereinsatz zu rechnen.
  • MS-Office und MS-Outlook Kenntnisse wünschenswert
  • Führerschein Klasse 3 und Reisebereitschaft sind gefordert.
  • Ebenfalls sollte Belastbarkeit bei größerem Arbeitsanfall ins Profil passen

Nächste Schritte:
Klingt das wie eine interessante Aufgabe für Sie? Wenn ja, dann bewerben Sie sich bitte über unser Karriereportal.
Bei Fragen zu dieser Position wenden Sie sich bitte an Hendrik Renner, General Manager Systems, per email hendrik.renner@wartsila.com (nur Fragen von Direkten Bewerbern werden beantwortet, Bewerbungen per E-Mail werden weder erfasst noch bearbeitet).


Last application date: 01/07/2024 


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 innovative technologies and lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. Our team of 17,000 professionals, in more than 200 locations in 68 countries, shape the decarbonisation transformation of our industries across the globe. Read more on www.wartsila.com