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Primary Location: 

Italy - Genova, IT

Function:  Service Delivery
Job Category:  Other

Service Engineer 4 stroke

Wärtsilä is leading the transition towards a 100% renewable energy future. As an energy system integrator, we – Wärtsilians - understand, design, build and serve optimal power systems for future generations. Our solutions provide the needed flexibility to integrate renewables and secure power system reliability. We support our customers over the lifecycle of their installations with services that enable increased efficiency and guaranteed performance. Did you know that Wärtsilä has 72 GW of installed power plant capacity in 180 countries around the world?

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?


Wärtsilä Italy is looking for a Service Engineer for Service Unit Mediterranean and Atlantic that will be located in Genoa or Trieste.


Main Responsibilities:


  • Able to take 4 stroke engine performance.
  • Very good knowledge of engine maintenance diesel and gas configuration. 
  • Perform Field Service activities according to the work plan.
  • Perform advanced troubleshooting on equipment families.
  • Able to read Mechanical drawing and electrical/pneumatic diagrams
  • May act as system commissioning engineer and may lead the related commissioning activities.
  • May lead and manage assigned team and related activities during the work execution.
  • Interact with customers during the work execution (e.g. conducting introduction meeting).
  • Perform internal and external progress status of the assigned work, as daily report.
  • Create the Service Work Reports by dedicate tool.
  • Ensure that the work is executed according to Wartsila quality, health and environmental guidelines and customer site procedures.
  • Advice and promote available products and solutions to customers by Sales potential FSM.
  • To comply with the management system accordingly to what has been implemented locally for her/his position
  • Perform all activities needed to reach the objectives of the position and comply with the orders, instructions, values and company policies applicable as employee and/or the position.
  • Willingness to travel very often and good English knowledge written & spoken.




  • Willing to travel on short notice.
  • Availability to work on board of sailing Vessels.
  • Fluent English.
  • Cost awareness & effectiveness.
  • Customer understanding.
  • Communication skills.
  • Cultural knowledge.
  • Teamwork skills.
  • Wartsila engines knowledge.




  • Technical High School diploma.




  • Previous experience in similar position or sailing experience is considered as a plus (preferably in engine room).


Last application date: 29/02/2020

This is Wärtsilä

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 2019, Wärtsilä’s net sales totalled EUR 5.2 billion with approximately 19,000 employees. The company has operations in over 200 locations in more than 80 countries around the world. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki. Find out more at www.wartsila.com