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Frauenfeld, CH

Function:  Engineering
Job Category:  Engineering

Parts Sales Engineer

Wärtsilä is leading the maritime industry’s transformation towards a decarbonised 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. 

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?


We are looking for a dynamic and motivated


Parts Sales Engineer


to join our Spare Parts Business on a permanent basis in Frauenfeld, Switzerland.


As a member of the 2-stroke Parts Identification Team, you will be a key point of contact throughout our global Parts Coordination / Sales Network during the quotation phases.You will be responsible for searching for information on drawings and/or in engine archives and entering results in the quote/code resolution (SAP).


We welcome you to join a great team, working in a global organisation, active in supporting our maritime customers.


Want to join the ride?


What will you be doing?


As Parts Sales Engineer you will:


  • Identify 2 Stroke Engine Parts and add supporting documentation 
  • Archiving of findings in code resolution 
  • Advise network companies on technical investigations and sales projects 
  • Enhance our spare parts business by providing first-class technical support to our internal customers e.g. material planning, purchasing and pricing. 
  • Review technical documentation and make changes/add info where needed (Bulletins, Design Messages, Manuals etc.) 
  • Develop processes to obtain, store and utilise data, supporting increased coverage and/or sales opportunities


The below will enable you to shine in this role:


  • Technical education
  • Self-motivated and reliable, taking responsibility of your actions and wanting to deliver quality 
  • Excellent interpersonal and organisational skills, the ability in building strong internal customer relationships that enhance customer experience 
  • Flexible approach to work, and quick to learn new things
  • Keen to understand processes, revaluating and adopting new methods, where plausible
  • High attention to detail with a methodical & practical approach to solving problems
  • Clear communicator, both in English and German.


The below are considered an advantage:


  • Experience with 2 or 4-stroke engine operation and/or maintenance.
  • Maritime background
  • Parts Supply Chain understanding
  • Database experience (Access or a like)
  • Analytical skills, PowerBI


Why you and us


We have an amazing, hardworking and talented team. We are passionate about the work we do and hope to find a colleague with a shared passion for engines, the maritime world and delivering a world class service.  
All our employees are encouraged to utilise the variety of training activities, learning solutions and self-study materials that we have to offer which supports the opportunity to further develop your talents and competencies within an international working environment, in an ambitious and growth orientated organisation. 


Are you eager to be part of this ambition?


Contact and next steps


If you feel excited by being part of this dynamic working environment and you think your personal skills and qualities match the job requirements, please fill out the application form and add the following elements: 

• Name of position 
• Reference number 
• Motivation letter 
• Curriculum Vitae 
• Certificates of education, if available, certificates of employment or reference letters from previous employers. 


Please be informed that we only consider direct applications. 

The deadline for application is 07.02.2022, and we aim to keep you updated on the process all the way. 


For additional information about this position please contact:

Mr Pieter Zandt
Manager Parts Sales Support 
(+41 79 828 41 22).  


For further information about Wärtsilä, please visit www.wartsila.com.


Last application date: 07/02/2022

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

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.