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Moschato, GR

Function:  Service Delivery
Job Category:  Engineering

Service Engineer

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 with smart technology, and our Smart Marine and Energy visions into reality. Our ultimate aim is to provide increased value to both our customers and society. New, game-changing ideas and continuous improvement have been part of our DNA since 1834. Together, we can create new business opportunities and more sustainable future that we can all be proud of. We want to transition the world towards a cleaner future. By pushing the boundaries of engineering and technology, we can make it work. We are always on the lookout for future-oriented talent – want to join the ride? As a part of this we are looking for a Field Service Engineer

In this position, you will become part of the SLS team, the organization responsible for services delivered by Wärtsilä Shaft Line Solutions (SLS). A growing organization within SLS and critical to the strategy with 120 dedicated professionals located all around the world. Priorities in SLS are to stay safe, keep customers happy, and have fun.


SLS is looking for an experienced Field Service Engineer who is ready to travel the world in order to deliver a wide range of services on an extensive range of products, supporting a global install base of over 30,000 vessels. You will be located in Greece and will be part of a team responsible for SLS Field Service in Europe.

Your main responsibilities are:

  • Perform Field Service activities according to the work plan. 
  • Perform overhauls and repairs on assemblies on-site and/or in workshops. 
  • Interact professionally with customers during the work execution. 
  • Perform internal and external progress status of the assigned work. 
  • Create the Service Work Reports. 
  • Ensure that the work is executed according to Wärtsilä QEHS guidelines and site procedures.
  • Ensure that the work is executed according to QSHE guidelines and site procedures and policies. 
  • Follow-up and report on the status of work orders to customers and/or internal stakeholders.
  • Continuously seek for solutions in according to best practices.


The main requirements in this role are:

  • A safety-first mindset. 
  • You are passionate about developing SLS E2E-business to the next level.  
  • Relevant technical education or qualifications as a combination of education and 2 years of experience.
  • Technical experience in marine engineering with practical problem-solving skills.
  • Proven experience of installation operation, maintenance, and repair.
  • Highly effective technical communication skills, both written and verbal 
  • Interact professionally and deliver solutions to customers during the work execution. 
  • Experience in propulsion equipment, shaft alignment, and vibrations beneficial. 
  • Experience of working with electrical systems beneficial. 
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft office suite.
  • Fluent in English with relevant additional language skills beneficial.
  • You are located in Greece and willing and able to travel. 


In this role, your success will be measured by:

  • Order-intake, net sales, and EBIT for SLS. 
  • KPIs set by FS Manager and FS Area Manager EUAF. 


In addition, as an ideal candidate you:

  • Drive Wärtsilä Purpose and demonstrate Wärtsilä values 
  • Understand the value of collaboration and the benefits it brings
  • Are recognized as a leader with the ability to build high-performing teams based on trust 
  • Have high integrity, listen with good intention, appreciate feedback and support people to grow
  • Create clarity on direction and inspire people to act toward the future goals 
  • Enjoy creating clear business value with a goal-oriented mind-set
  • Drive results with excellent planning and remove obstacles for the success of our employees
  • Feel accountable for business impact and act to adjust when performance is not as expected
  • Develop an organization with high passion and drive - while making sure that it is fun doing business


Questions during the application period
For more information about the position, Nail Kose, e-mail: (only for questions from direct job applicants, applications through email will not be recorded or responded to).

Last application date: 28/11/2022 


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. 


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