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Marseille Cedex 15, FR Napoli, IT Mandra, GR Trieste, IT Genova, IT Bermeo, ES

Function:  Service Delivery
Job Category:  Support Functions

Engine Expert

Engine Expert


Mediterranean Field Services and Workshops is looking for a motivated Engine Expert (4 stroke) in Technical Services team. You serve both internal and external customers with all operational technical inquiries related to Wärtsilä Engines and their control systems. You will provide this support in the field of installation, maintenance and troubleshooting for related engines. You will report to General Manager Technical Services Mediterranean Region.

This is a permanent opportunity and preferred location is Marseille, France. Other locations in Mediterranean Region (Italy, Spain, Greece) or Europe may be considered.


What will you be doing ?

As Engine Expert (4 Stroke), your work will focus on these responsibilities :

  • Manage complex technical and operating problems of the customer and internal stakeholders to reach quality with on-time support and to ensure customer satisfaction.
  • Participate in customer and/or vendor meetings as an engine expert, when complex technical matters are handled
  • Perform troubleshooting and technical field investigations and screening of field service reporting.
  • Visit sites when deeper product, system and/or performance analysis is needed
  • Analyse field experience and customer feedback data to improve the products and solutions as well as operation and maintenance of the installation.
  • Make complex analysis with adequate conclusions and recommendations (reports)
  • Be responsible for handling Technical Requests received from customers.


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

  • A safety-first mind-set.
  • Bachelor degree in Mechanical engineering or equivalent education.
  • Motivation and genuine interest to work with 4-stroke engines.
  • A high level of mechanical and automation experience with Wärtsilä engines. Experience with non-Wärtsilä engines is a strong plus.
  • Experience in a service support role especially with Wärtsilä products (field service /engineering).
  • A true team player with a proactive approach and technical reporting skills who engages and collaborates with others to deliver results.
  • You are a strong communicator with good organizational and analytical skills.
  • Positive mindset and open to learning new things.
  • Customer focused with a service minded attitude.
  • Fluent in written and spoken English and the local language of your location (French, Italian, Spanish or Greek)
  • You are willing to travel occasionally.


Why you and us

You will be a part of a global organization with local presence and work in an exciting and dynamic working environment with highly motivated and skilled co-workers. We offer interesting and challenging work tasks, as well as personal and professional development in a great team.

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.




Contact & next steps

If you feel excited by being a part of this working environment and think your personal skills and qualities match the job requirements, we hope to hear from you before the application deadline through submitting your application through our careers portal. We aim to keep you updated on the process all the way.

Are you still wondering if you should apply and would like to get something clarified ? Please reach out to IOB Frédéric, GM Technical Services Mediterranean Region ( ) with any questions related to this position (only for questions from direct job applicants, applications through email will not be recorded or responded to).



Last application date: 05/02/2023 


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