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Huntingwood, AU

Function:  Service Delivery
Job Category:  Engineering

Service Engineer

Wärtsilä is leading the transition towards a 100% renewable energy future. We Wärtsilians help our customers unlock the value of energy transition by optimizing their energy systems and future-proofing their assets. Did you know Wärtsilä has delivered 73 GW of power plant capacity in 180 countries around the world, including 80 energy storage systems?

In this era of innovation and fast changing world of energy, we are constantly on the lookout for future-oriented talent to join our team and to work towards enabling sustainable societies with smart technology - together. Want to join the ride?


We are looking for Service Engineer- 2 positions. This position location is in Sydney.


What will you be doing:
As Service Engineer, your work will focus on these responsibilities:

  • Complete compliance with QEHS legislation and company safe working practices.
  • Timely reporting of near misses and regular review of local/global lessons learnt distributions. Full collaboration in achieving our common goal of zero injuries. 
  • Primary performance requirement to lead the team or be part of Field service team for Installation, commissioning, overhaul and maintenance of Wartsila 4 stroke Engines, related products and it’s components. This task will be at shipyard, onboard vessels, power plant , during ship voyage and our service workshop. 
  • Further performance requirement is to ensure accurate measurements, reporting, and completion of supporting documentation for service work reports. 
  • Meet personal targets set and agreed under the development discussion process. 
  • Liaise closely with Service Coordinator and Field Service Manager to ensure work scopes are kept within budget and specified delivery schedule. 
  • Carry out proactive preventative maintenance tasks on the tools and equipment used for service works. 
  • Be an integral part of the Filed Service and Workshop team. Strive to achieve common goals and customer deadlines, whereby working overtime hours may be required. 
  • Adopt a pleasant, adaptable attitude towards any "ad-hoc" duties that may be required. 
  • Undergo appropriate training to gain competencies Wartsila Products in Energy and Marine industry.
  • In addition to the above duties and responsibilities, the post holder must be prepared to undertake such additional duties within their capabilities which may result from changing circumstances, but which may not of necessity, change the general character or level of responsibility of the position.

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

  • Have experience in Preventive and Corrective Maintenance of industrial/marine engines for a minimum of 1 year. 
  • Have a bachelor’s in engineering / Marine Engineer or equivalent. 
  • Willingness to travel around the world. 
  • Have a positive attitude toward job completion and teamwork
  • Work Reporting skills
  • Quality, safety & environmental skills
  • Customer understanding.
  • Fluency in written & spoken English and good in computer applications
  • You must be authorized to work in Australia ( Australian Citizen, Permanent Residents)


Why you and us
All our employees are encouraged to utilize 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 organization.


Contact & next steps:
Does this sound like the job for you? If yes, we hope to hear from you before the application deadline 31 January 2022 by submitting your application through our careers portal. We receive your application only via our career’s portal, and your email with your application will be deleted due to data privacy without a notice to you. If you have any questions for the position, please contact Gopi, Duraikannan, Field Services and Workshop Manager ( with any questions related to this position (only for questions from direct job applicants, applications through email will not be recorded or responded to).  

Please apply by 31 January 2022 at 23:59 SST. Our recruiting tool recognizes the time zone where the job ad has been published and closes the application period according to same time zone.

Last application date: 31/01/2022

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 Energy leads the transition towards a 100% renewable energy future. We help our customers unlock the value of the energy transition by optimising their energy systems and future-proofing their assets. Our offering comprises flexible power plants, energy management systems, and storage, as well as lifecycle services that ensure increased efficiency and guaranteed performance. Wärtsilä has delivered 73 GW of power plant capacity in 180 countries around the world.


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