Gdansk, PL

Function:  Engineering
Job Category:  Engineering

Senior Service Enginieer Mechanical

Business Unit Field Services & Workshops (FS&WS) in Marine Power is a global organisation with harmonised ways of working and tools to deliver the best possible services for our customers. FS&WS in one of the key enablers to support customers towards sustainable future with the latest technologies.

In our global team we value, respect, and embrace different opinions and diversity.  

Safety, environment, and wellbeing are our foundation, and we never compromise them.  

If you want to join a team where colleagues support each other, works hard, and know how to have fun, come and apply! 

We are now looking for a Senior Service Engineer Mechanical to join our team. The primary location for this position is Gdansk.


As a Senior Service Engineer, Mechanical, your responsibilities for the role include: 

  • Perform Mechanical maintenance and/or trouble shooting on Wartsila products or similar medium bore diesel engines:  
  • Overhaul engine components in workshop and at site/on board including some in situ machining 
  • Carry out engine product trouble shooting, routine maintenance & components investigation 
  • Check and adjust relevant systems (i.e. auxiliary equipment) 
  • Pre-commissioning of engines and Perform Mechanical commissioning 
  • Prepare Service reports and travel expenses on time and with expected Wartsila quality 
  • Identify failures, making adjustments, assist on trial runs and testing of Mechanical installations according to instructions 
  • Provide internal and external work reports according to Wärtsilä standards. Perform site audits 
  • Collect and organize time and expense reports. Reporting and informing administrative personnel as required 
  • Report executed work according to Wärtsilä standards 


 To be successful in this role, we expect you have

  • BS degree + 2 years of related experience, or AS degree and 3 years of experience, or High School Diploma /Technical / Vocational school (preferably Marine, Mechanical or USCG) + 5 years of experience
  • Experience as a
    • Mechanical engineer on Wartsila Diesel Engine or similar Medium bore applications as a Lead Man 
    • Mechanical technical experience on Wartsila Power Plants or similar application as a Lead Man 
    • Mechanical officer on Ships with Wartsila engines or similar application
  • Information Management skills, including MS Office Tools
  • Strong knowledge of auxiliaries equipment
  • Electrical troubleshooting Skills A+
  • Fluent Polish
  • Good command of English in speaking and writing. second language is a plus
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills, able to work with people from different culture
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Motivation to learn and grow professionally
  • Ability to travel around 7-8 month per year 
  • Ability to generate technical reports


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 12/06/2023, through submitting your application. 


Please reach out to Marek Nowakowski, FS Team Leader, through marek.nowakowski@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).  

Last application date: 12/06/2023 


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 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


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.