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Gdansk, PL

Function:  Engineering
Job Category:  Engineering

Workshop Turbocharger 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 Workshop Turbocharger Engineer to join our team in the Workshop at Gdansk, Poland. This is a permanent role.


What you will be doing

In this position, you need to have the ability to make decisions and be able to work independently as well as in teams and you need be service-minded.


As a Workshop Turbocharger Engineer, your work will focus on these responsibilities:


  • Will fulfil all tasks ordered by the Team Leader
  • To assist Manager/Foreman to lead the workshop team and carry turbochargers overhaul and service in the TC workshop
  • Will ensure all necessary work were done by good quality, all necessary paper works, documentation and service reports are in order
  • Preparation skill and submit a spare parts requisitions as required
  • Strong ability to plan and organize the work
  • He will maintain the quality & efficiency of mechanical work performed (as measured by warranty costs), & in accordance with manufacturers specifications & ISO procedures
  • Will be use and maintain shop and field tools in accordance with good mechanical-work practices
  • Accurate & timely care of Wärtsilä specialty tools (field & shop) used to perform workshop work
  • Ensure customer satisfaction with job performance & through positive interactions with customers
  • Adherence all Wartsila regulations, policies, work procedures & instructions and as well as Polish labour law.
  • Adherence to all safety rules and use of all appropriate safety equipment


As a company, we focus on our customers' needs and satisfaction, which means that you set high standards for quality and productivity. You therefore have the qualities needed to be able to interact with both our customers and your colleagues. In addition, you need to be structured as well as understanding and be able to solve problems.


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


  • University degree (Mechanical) or Technical school (preferably Mechanical)
  • Communication level English. Good English written and verbal skills
  • Native Polish
  • At least 5 years’ experience ABB or Napier or KBB turbochargers for medium/large bore diesel engines
  • Able to read turbocharger diagrams and to operate on balancing machines.
  • Able to work as a team player
  • Be open to learn.
  • Not having an obstacle to travel. Readiness to travel max 2-4 times 1-2 weeks per year.
  • The candidate should be able to work under pressure as well as the flexibility to take part in overtime and weekend shifts if needed. 


Why you and us 

We have an amazing team and a clear purpose to exist. We are passionate about the work we do and hope to find a colleague with a shared passion for smart technologies and a sustainable future.


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 a very global working environment, in an ambitious and growth orientated organisation. 


Contacts & Next steps

Does this sound like a job for you? If yes. Please send an application with CV through our career portal

In case you have questions about the position please contact Andrzej Kasprzak, Workshop Manager email: Andrzej.kasprzak@wartsila.com


Last application date: 28/02/2022

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