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Gdansk, PL

Function:  Service Delivery
Job Category:  Engineering

Junior Service Engineer Mechanical

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 through innovation in technology and services - together. Are you ready to jump onboard?


We are looking for a safety & quality open-minded, dynamic, flexible and detail oriented high performer to join our fast paced and exciting Service Team as a Junior Service Engineer Mechanical.


You will be part of a team of Field Services professionals who are able either to work independently or under supervision for installation of Wärtsilä service products for marine 2-stroke diesel engines. You will be working in a structured manner according to the guidelines installing the mechanical, electric and electronic equipment for newly developed service products on engines in service directly. 


The country of location for the team of professionals is Poland. 

Your main responsibilities: 

  • Conduct installation of Wärtsilä Service Products for 2-stroke diesel engines on board vessels. 
  • Perform Field Service activities related to Service Products installation according to the schedule and working plan. 
  • Perform mechanical and/or electronic & automation related installation for Service Products on site. 
  • Perform technical assessment of the installation, Perform pre- and final commissioning of the installed product according to the guidelines 
  • On site cooperation with the team-mates, managing the activities during the work execution. 
  • Interact with customer and stakeholders - Interact with Field Service and Technical Service back offices. 
  • Submit internal and external reports for work progress status, up-dates and final reporting for the assigned work. 
  • Prepare final Service Work Report and travel related expense reports on time ensuring expected Wartsila’s quality.


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

  • BSc degree in Engineering and/or proven experience (2 years minimum) in a field for service works with installation of mechanical, electric and auxiliary equipment. Experience with work on Wärtsilä’s products will be beneficial 
  • Readiness to learn and to understand the principles of operation for installed products 
  • Good understanding of technical instructions, drawings, schematic diagrams (e.g. pneumatic, electric systems). 
  • Awareness and readiness to take up the tasks for mechanical and electrical troubleshooting for installed products 
  • Readiness to travel and work abroad (foreseen max travelling time up to 200 days/year) 
  • Good English skills (communicative level) - spoken and in written (this is a must) 
  • Good reporting skills (in written and verbal) e.g. for reports issued on daily basis and for submitting final reports 
  • Capability to interact in cultural manner with the team members, supervisors and with customer’s representatives as well as with internal or external stakeholders 
  • Good skills in MS Office and (preferably with) Wärtsilä FS reporting tools and apps


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 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?  


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.  


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, we look forward to receiving your application, together with a Curriculum Vitae. We hope to hear from you before the last application date 27/03/2023, through submitting your application in our careers portal. 


Please reach out to Tomasz Dechnik, Manager 2-Stroke Field Service, EUAF, through with any questions related to this position (only for questions from direct job applicants, applications through email will not be recorded or responded to).  


Last application date: 27/03/2023


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 broad portfolio of engines, propulsion systems, hybrid technology, and integrated powertrain systems delivers the efficiency, reliability, safety, and environmental performance needed to support our customers to be successful. Our offering includes performance-based agreements, lifecycle solutions, and an unrivalled global network of maritime expertise. 


Wärtsilä is a global leader in innovative technologies and lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. We emphasise innovation in sustainable technology and services to help our customers continuously improve their environmental and economic performance. Our dedicated and passionate team of 17,000 professionals in more than 200 locations in 68 countries shape the decarbonisation transformation of our industries across the globe. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki. Find out more at