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Nørresundby, DK

Function:  Engineering
Job Category:  Engineering


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.

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

Wärtsilä Danmark A/S is looking for two Superintendents for Service Delivery activities, one will focus on Propulsion equipment and the other will support our 4-Stroke business. As a Superintendent you independently performs and leads/coordinates major repairs, overhauls,

commissioning and handing over of an equipment.


This position is located in Nørresundby, Denmark.


As a Superintendent, your main responsibilities will be but are not limited to:


  • Follow activities at site: commissioning, overhaul, troubleshooting service activities on Wartsila Propulsion Equipment (Seals, CPP, shafts, OD BOX , Gearbox, etc)
  • Locations: on board , during sailing , in Shipyard and in Drydocks
  • Interface with customer during operations at site
  • TAS with sub suppliers during activities


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


  • A genuine passion for engines and automation
  • Willing to travel on short notice.
  • Availability to work on board of sailing Vessels.
  • Cost awareness & effectiveness.
  • Customer understanding.
  • Communication and teamwork skills
  • Coaching skills
  • Cultural knowledge.
  • Experience in Propulsion Control System CPP, TT commissioning and troubleshooting
  • Work experience on Lipstronic 7000, Witchmatic II
  • Systematic way of working and good analytical and organizing skills.
  • Good ability to cooperate and communicate with other people.
  • Good command of English, both oral and written.
  • Willingness to travel
  • B.Sc. or M.Sc. in Engineering.
  • M.Sc or B.Sc in Electrical, Controls or Automation Engineering.
  • 8- 10 years experience


Why you and us


You will be part of the local Field Service team with 20 ambitious peers, located in Nørresundby Denmark. We expect you to contribute with a positive mind-set as well as great competencies, which both colleagues and customers can benefit from. You will not only act as an ambassador for Wärtsilä, you will lead and coach fellow peers with your extensive knowledge and problem-solving techniques. In return you will be working in an environment where knowledge sharing and strong work ethic is pivotal. You will furthermore have the opportunity to impact your job and focus on professional and personal development.


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. We have courage to see opportunities and take initiative.  


We are authentic and honest, and we strongly believe in that by being your own true self you can accomplish so much more. We don’t always get it right the first time, and if mistakes are made, we make sure to learn and grow from them. We want everyone to voice their opinions freely. That is why we have built an environment that empowers you and everyone around you, and where you can feel safe and cared for. Are you eager to be part of this ambition? 



Contact & next steps 


Interested? Please apply no later than 16th May 2021. For questions, feel free to contact FS Resources, Team Leader, Lasse Pilgaard lasse.pilgaard@wartsila.com.


This is Wärtsilä 


Wärtsilä Marine Power leads the industry in its journey towards a decarbonised and sustainable future. Our portfolio of engines, propulsion systems, hybrid technology, and integrated powertrain systems deliver the reliability, safety, and environmental performance that Wärtsilä’s Smart Marine vision encompasses. We offer our customers performance-based agreements, lifecycle solutions, and an unrivalled global network of maritime expertise. www.wartsila.com/marine 

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 2020, Wärtsilä’s net sales totalled EUR 4.6 billion with approximately 18,000 employees. The company has operations in over 200 locations in more than 70 countries around the world. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki.