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Harvey, LA, US

Function:  Service Delivery
Job Category:  Support Functions

Workshop Service Technician

Workshop Service Technician


We are looking for a Workshop Service Technician to join our dynamic, fast-paced Workshop Service Team in Harvey, LA. 


What will you be doing

As a Workshop Service Technician, you will perform and ensure repairs / overhauls on engine equipment and related components according to given instructions as well as quality, health, safety, environmental guidelines, and cost targets.


The ideal candidate has Technical / Vocational school education, preferably Marine, Mechanical or USCG-related.


As a Workshop Service Technician your responsibilities will also include:

  • Perform measurement and record the data on the relevant measurement records document.
  • Prepare service reports using SWR tool on time and with expected Wartsila quality.
  • Performing preventive maintenance on all workshop machinery.
  • Maintain measurement tools and workshop tools.
  • Gather technical information from TKB by accessing technical bulletins and operational / overhaul instruction from product manual.
  • Access parts catalogue to find out parts required that needs to be ordered to support overhauling or repair of the component / equipment.
  • Experience in handling tools like valve grinding machine, seat cutting machines, honing machine etc is must.
  • Keeping work area clean and organized.


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

  • Experience with Information Management applications and tools
  • SAP / ERP experience
  • Strong interpersonal, communication and organizational skills
  • Motivation to learn and grow professionally
  • Ability to read and interpret mechanical drawings
  • Ability to take instructions from line manager and perform duties as need arises
  • Ability to work in a multicultural workplace
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Decisiveness and action orientation
  • Business and customer focus


Why you and us

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. 


If you feel excited by being a part of this working environment and think your personal skills and qualities match the job requirements, we look forward to receiving your job application.


Successful applicant must be authorized to work in the USA without sponsorship.


We look forward to hearing from you. Qualified candidates must apply online:


Wärtsilä North America values our employees. We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.   Wärtsilä North America is an EOE/AA employer. 


Last application date: 13/02/2023

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 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. In 2021, Wärtsilä’s net sales totalled EUR 4.8 billion. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki. Find out more at




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