Istanbul, TR

Function:  Service Delivery
Job Category:  Engineering

Senior Service Technician

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?


We are now looking for a Senior Workshop Technician to join our team working for a more sustainable future.


As a Senior Workshop Technician, your main responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

The Services Technician provides Workshop activities on own reference product and has a senior role in his/her specialization. The major focus of the position is troubleshooting and maintenance services on the site or the workshop.


As Senior Workshop Technician, your work will focus on these responsibilities:

  • Perform from basic supporting tasks (like; cleaning, lifting, moving and protecting components) till monitoring and completing the work tasks.
  • All major maintenance of Wartsila Engines.
  • On-site and On-Workshop technical advice and support for Wärtsilä’s network of customers.
  • Complete the maintenance / troubleshooting session(s) according to the Wartsila quality and customer services requirements.
  • Record the measurement data on the relevant document(s), providing internal and external reports when needed.
  • Ensure that the work is executed according to Wartsila Quality, Health, Safety and Environmental guidelines.
  • On occasion, support the team leader by supervising small tasks.
  • To be able to carry out overhauling of Engine components independently under instructions of lead Engineers and/or Manager of the department.
  • To have the ability to use measuring tools and similar equipment.
  • To have the ability to work on lathe, milling, and borverk workbenches.
  • To ensure that all work carried out is to specified company standards.


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

  • Technical background, working within an installation or maintenance and repair environment.
  • Flexible approach to work; willing to travel to different customer sites, sometimes at short notice.
  • Safety-first attitude.
  • Awareness of cost and effectiveness, and the impact you can have.
  • Knowledge of Wärtsilä Engines is considered an advantage - O/H expert (32-34SG-46DF-50SG -20DF-Wartsila 38-Wartsila26).
  • Pro-active and independent individual with a team player attitude.
  • Demonstrable problem-solving and decision-making skills.
  • Good communication and team working ability.
  • Systematic approach to working with strong customer focus.
  • Basic English both spoken and written.
  • Being able to travel.
  • To be a disciplined and work ethic employee.
  • Being open to learning and being taught.
  • To comply with the training given and demonstrate the desired behaviours.
  • Diploma of a vocational school or similar educational institution. (Industrial Vocational High School and/or Vocational High School Graduate (Preferably from CNC, machine, lathe-leveling or related departments))
  • Have done military service.
  • Residing in the Anatolian side of Istanbul and preferably close to Tuzla


Contact & next steps

Does this sound like the job for you? If yes, we hope to hear from you before the application deadline 11th of June 2023, through submitting your application through our careers portal.

Please apply by 11.6.2023 at 23:59 EEST. 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: 11/06/2023 


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. 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