Gdansk, PL

Function:  Engineering
Job Category:  Engineering

Workshop Turbocharger Engineer

Wärtsilä is a world leader in marine technology and leading the industry's transformation towards a decarbonised and sustainable future. With the world’s widest portfolio and service network, we – Wärtsilians - deliver efficient, safe and sustainable integrated products and solutions to enhance the business of our customers. The opportunities presented through digitalisation and new technologies are offering a new era of shipping. Did you know that shipping is the world’s most efficient mode of transportation and that approximately 90% of world trade is carried by sea?

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?


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 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, work hard, and know how to have fun, come and apply!


We are looking for a Workshop Turbocharger Engineer to join our team. 

The location for the position is Gdánsk. The position is permanent. 



What will you be doing?

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


  • Assisting the Manager/Foreman to lead the workshop team and carrying turbochargers overhaul and service in the TC workshop
  • Ensuring all necessary work is done in accordance with Wärtsilä quality, and that all necessary paper work, documentation, and service reports are in order
  • Preparation skill and submitting spare parts requisitions as required
  • Maintaining the quality & efficiency of mechanical work performed (as measured by warranty costs) & in accordance with manufacturers specifications & ISO procedures
  • Using and maintaining shop and field tools in accordance with good mechanical-work practices
  • Accurate & timely care of Wärtsilä specialty tools (field & shop) used to perform workshop tasks
  • Ensuring customer satisfaction with job performance & through positive interactions with customers
  • Adherence to Wärtsilä regulations, policies, work procedures & instructions, along with Polish labor law
  • Adherence to all safety rules and use of all appropriate safety equipment
  • Other tasks ordered by the Team Leader



You will shine in this role when you have:


  • M. Sc. or B. Sc. in Mechanical Engineering or similar field of study
  • Good English skills, both written and verbal 
  • Fluent Polish
  • Minimum 3 years of overhaul experience with medium/large bore diesel engines
  • Experience in overhaul and knowledge of ABB or Napier or KBB turbochargers will be an advantage
  • Able to read turbocharger diagrams and to operate on balancing machines
  • Able to work as a team player
  • Strong ability to plan and organize the work
  • Readiness to travel max 2-4 times/ 1-2 weeks per year
  • Ability to work under pressure as well as the flexibility to take part in overtime and weekend shifts if needed



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 final application date 14.06.2023, through submitting your application in our Careers portal.


Please reach out to Andrzej Kasprzak, Workshop Manager, through andrzej.kasprzak@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: 14/06/2023


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. www.wartsila.com/marine 

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