Itajaí, SC, BR

Function:  Contract Delivery
Job Category:  Support Functions

Commissioning 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.
We want to transition the world towards a decarbonized and sustainable future.  By pushing the boundaries of engineering and technology, we can make it work. Together, we can create new business opportunities and a more sustainable future that we can all be proud of.  


Want to join the ride?

We are now looking for a Commissioning Technician to join in our Project team in Itajaí/SC, Brazil. In this position, you will report to the General Manager, Systems in Wärtsilä, and also to the Project Manager.




Main responsibilities:


  • Commissioning of the products, systems and equipment as per Wärtsilä’s scope of work at the yard
  • Problem fixing during the commissioning phase in cooperation with the site team and engineering
  • Fault finding and fault solving on site - Documentation of the delivery status of all systems
  • Fault analysis regarding the required spare parts and required actions
  • Training of the ship's crew as necessary
  • Handover of the equipment to the class and ship owner
  • Execution of special works and service tasks on sites/ships as requested / necessary
  • Ensure the time lines requirements after program delivery, joining the service department or next newbuilding project

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

  • Completed technical electrical course
  • Professional register 
  • Bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering in course will be an advantage
  • Familiar with relevant codes and standards
  • Understanding of commissioning practices
  • Working experience in similar tasks preferred
  • Shipyard experience 



  • Good communication
  • Willingness to learn and adapt new technologies 
  • Ability to adjust to a wide range of conditions and cultural environment
  • Intermediate English is a plus

Last application date: 23/04/2024 


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