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Primary Location: 

Ft. Lauderdale, US

Function:  Service Delivery
Job Category:  Support Functions

Workshop Mechanic



Vacancies in Wartsila North America, Inc. 

3 Positions: Workshop Mechanics
Reporting to: Workshops
Preferred Location: Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

Successful applicant must be authorized to work in the USA without sponsorship.

Wärtsilä in Brief:
Wärtsilä is a global leader in complete lifecycle power solutions for the marine and energy markets. By emphasizing technological innovation and total efficiency, Wärtsilä maximizes the environmental and economic performance of the vessels and power plants of its customers.


Job Duties:

  • Perform and ensure repairs / overhauls on engine equipment/components according to given instructions as well as quality, health, safety, environmental guidelines and cost targets.
  • Perform measurement and record the data on the relevant measurement records document.
  • Prepare service reports using SWR tool on time and with expected Wartsila quality.
  • Performing preventive maintenance on all workshop machinery.
  • Maintain measurement tools and workshop tools.
  • Gather technical information from TKB by accessing technical bulletins and operational / overhaul instruction from product manual.
  • Access parts catalogue to find out parts required that needs to be ordered to support overhauling or repair of the component / equipment.
  • Experience in handling tools like valve grinding machine, seat cutting machines, honing machine etc is must.
  • Keeping work area clean and organized.


Desired Skills:
Information Management:

  • MS Office tools
  • Information Management applications and tools
  • SAP / ERP


Desired Behaviours:

  • Strong interpersonal, communication and organizational skills.
  • Motivated to learn and grow professionally.
  • Ability to read and interpret mechanical drawings.
  • Ability to take instructions from line manager and perform duties as need arises.
  • Ability to work in a multicultural workplace.
  • Ability to work under pressure.
  • Decisiveness and action orientation.
  • Business and customer focus.


BS degree + 2 year of related experience, or AS degree +3 years of experience, or High School Diploma /Technical / Vocational school (preferably Marine, Mechanical or USCG) + 5 years of experience



  • Mechanical engineer with 4 / 5 years of experience on Wartsila Diesel Engine or similar applications as a Lead hand.
  • Mechanical technical experience of 4 / 5 years on Wartsila Power Plants or similar application as a Lead hand.
  • Gas engine Knowledge is preferable.
  • Mechanical troubleshooting Skills are essential.



We look forward to hearing from you. Qualified candidates must apply online

Wärtsilä North America values our employees. We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.
Wärtsilä North America is an EOE/AA employer.

Nearest Major Market: Fort Lauderdale
Nearest Secondary Market: Miami

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