Istanbul, TR

Function:  Service Delivery
Job Category:  Engineering

Workshop Quality 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 74 GW of power plant capacity and more than 80 energy storage systems in 180 countries around the world?

In this 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 through innovation in technology and services - together. Want to join the ride?


We are now looking for a Workshop Quality Engineer to join our Workshop Turkey service team working for a more sustainable future through. The position is Permanent. The preferred location for the position is in Istanbul, Turkey and preferably close to Tuzla .


What will you be doing

In this position, your work will include Continuous monitoring of quality and innovations needs during On a typical day, you might be starting with 08:00 and end the day with 17:00. You will not be working on this alone, even though the work requires a high level of independency, as you will have the support huge global network and local workshop manager.


For us to be the best match, we expect you to have understanding in machining or manufacturing quality control and experience from working with engine parts. As an ideal candidate, you have gained experience from manufacturing quality control and knowledge of 5S Kaizen system. For you to succeed in the position, we hope you to have technical background and ability to use measure instruments competences and be proactive at all service process.


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

  • Continuous monitoring of quality in house.
  • Determining equipment needs according to incoming innovations and needs during daily basis.
  • Monitoring and updating the tool planner program in SAP.
  • Responsible of monitoring the calibration requirement and the condition of the measuring instruments used.
  • Monitoring the accuracy and adequacy of the maintenance forms kept by technical service person.
  • Defining the points of lack of quality and potential for rework, informing the workshop manager and necessary technical responsible person at this point.
  • Determining the lack of special tools and measuring instruments used in maintenance at workshop and Field service, making corrective work for those who need it.
  • Assigning the tools used to the necessary people and checking their condition upon their return and informing the relevant people in the chain.
  • By making random measurement checks in the maintenance carried out in the workshop at every job like inspector and informed responsible person in charge.
  • Be engaged 5S projects and process improvements in all areas.
  • Participate in weekly planning meeting and positive participation in daily work schedule board meetings and create improvement initiatives.
  • Making improvements and pre investment based on tool requirements.
  • Authorization to stop work in the workshop, according to 5s and quality related issues


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

  • Having worked as a quality control officer in technical machining and similar fields
  • Having an engineering degree and technical experience.
  • Taking an active role in 5s transformation, decarbonization and similar sustainability projects.
  • Experienced in precision measuring instruments and calibrations.
  • High level English speaking and writing skills.
  • Knowledge of SAP, Crm and similar tools,
  • Ability to actively use Microsoft Office programs


In this role, some travel is required to meet with our customers around the world. Thus, we hope you to be ready to travel approximately 10%, even though most of the meetings are held virtually.


Why you and us

We at Wärtsilä believe in empowerment, ownership and taking responsibility of our work. We support each other’s growth and co-creation is the true basis of our innovation. We have courage to see opportunities and take initiative.

We are authentic and honest, and we strongly believe in a diverse and inclusive work community where everyone can be their true self. We don’t always get it right the first time, and if mistakes are made, we make sure to learn and grow from them. 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. Are you eager to be part of this ambition? 


We have an amazing team, and we are excited about our work and the impact it has on building sustainable societies. We are looking to find a colleague with this shared passion for smart technologies and a sustainable future. “The work in our team offers a wide range of interesting projects and we truly have a great team spirit. We hope to find a team member who shares the same passion we have, and we are excited to get our new team member onboard.

In addition to the core team, you will be working closely All technical team ,Workshop senior engineer and Workshop manager.


Contact & next steps

Does this sound like the job for you? If yes, we hope to hear from you before the application deadline 11.06.2023, through submitting your application through our careers portal.

Are you still wondering if you should apply and would like to get something clarified? Please reach out to Ozgur YALÇIN (Workshop Manager, Turkey): ozgur.yalcin@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).


Please apply by 11th of June 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