Hamburg, DE Stord, NO

Function:  Service Delivery
Job Category:  Engineering

Commissioning & Field Service Engineer, OPEN APPLICATION

Wärtsilä is an innovative technology company known for being a forerunner in the Marine and Energy markets. Every day, we – Wärtsilians - put our hearts and minds into turning Wärtsilä's purpose of enabling sustainable societies through innovation in technology and services into reality. Our ultimate aim is to provide increased value to both our customers and society. New, game-changing ideas and continuous improvement have been part of our DNA since 1834. Together, we can create new business opportunities and more sustainable future that we can all be proud of. 

We want to transition the world towards a decarbonised and sustainable future. By pushing the boundaries of engineering and technology, we can make it work. We are always on the lookout for future-oriented talent – want to join the ride?


Are you our new employee?


Within Ship Electrification Solutions (SES) we are a world leading total supplier of electric and hybrid solutions for the marine industry. Our products range from Shaft Generators, Electric Propulsion Systems to Hybrid Solutions and shore power. We are planning to strengthen our energetic, ambitious, and enthusiastic team with a Commissioning & Service Engineer with knowledge to electrical power systems.


As a Commissioning & Service Engineer (m/f/d) Ship Electrification,  you will deliver a variety of highly innovative integrated electrical system projects and service jobs, including battery hybrid and full electric solutions to both newbuild ships and as retrofit .


This is a permanent position for the SES team in Stord, Norway or Hamburg, Germany.


As Commissioning & Service Engineer your work will focus on these responsibilities:


  • Commissioning, repair and warranty works in the areas of electrical power generation, power distribution & electrical shore connection systems
  • System testing and analysis on equipment and systems on site
  • Testing and acceptance of installation as well as the necessary adjustments
  • Supervision of sea trials, training of ship's crews
  • Presentation and hand over of equipment's systems to the ship owner, shipyard and the classification societies
  • Preparation of service/installation reports as well as feedback on technical content/changes to involved departments
  • Support and guidance of remote commissioning for other departments of the group


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


  • A Masters or Bachelor’s degree in a relevant area (Electrical Engineering or Ships Operational Technology), or equivalent
  • Professional experience, especially in the fields of power generations plants, control and converter technology, medium-voltage systems appreciated
  • Knowledge in the field of customer service and ship operation appreciated
  • SPS skills are desirable
  • Structured and practical way of working with hands-on attitude
  • English language (written and spoken)
  • Willingness to travel frequently around the world


Why you and us


We have an amazing team with a clear vision on being front runners in the marine market. We are passionate about the work we do and hope to find a colleague with a shared passion for our electrical power system technology. We offer a competitive salary and promote a healthy work life balance. We foster openness, respect and trust. 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.


If you got inspired by this opportunity, please apply through submitting your application in our Careers portal! We process applications all the time and we will get back to you when we have suitable position matching your background.

Last application date: 31/08/2024 


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 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