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Kobe, JP

Function:  Service Delivery
Job Category:  Engineering

Service Engineer (2-Stroke Engine)

Wärtsilä is leading the maritime industry’s transformation towards a decarbonised and sustainable future. We at Wärtsilä Marine Power are proud to offer our customers the world’s widest network of maritime expertise and the full portfolio from engines to lifecycle solutions. 

We want to change the course towards an interconnected and cleaner maritime future and 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. Are you ready to jump onboard?


We are looking for Service Engineer (2-Stroke Engine) in Japan. This is a permanent opportunity and its location is Kobe, Japan.

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

  • Carry out 2-stroke engine trouble shooting, routine maintenance & components overhauling
  • Perform new building commissioning, sea trial and maiden voyage support for 2-stroke engine products
  • Execute warranty works, modification tasks and design upgrade with both new-building & retrofit project
  • Perform engine automation system commissioning related with 2-stroke engines
  • Perform operation & maintenance supports for 2-stroke engines


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

  • BSc. in mechanical/marine engineering or min. 3 year working experience of similar tasks
  • Basic knowledge of diesel and gas engines
  • Understanding of the business
  • Team player with a positive mind-set and ability to adapt / work independently in a challenging environment
  • Good written and spoken Japanese and English
  • Willingness to travel

Why you and us
All our employees are encouraged to utilise 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 organisation.



Last application date: 30/11/2022

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 Marine Power leads the industry in its journey towards a decarbonised and sustainable future. Our broad portfolio of engines, propulsion systems, hybrid technology, and integrated powertrain systems delivers the efficiency, reliability, safety, and environmental performance needed to support our customers to be successful. Our offering includes performance-based agreements, lifecycle solutions, and an unrivalled global network of maritime expertise. 

Wärtsilä is a global leader in innovative technologies and lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. We emphasise innovation in sustainable technology and services to help our customers continuously improve their environmental and economic performance. Our dedicated and passionate team of 17,000 professionals in more than 200 locations in 68 countries shape the decarbonisation transformation of our industries across the globe. In 2021, Wärtsilä’s net sales totalled EUR 4.8 billion. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki. Find out more at