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Napoli, IT

Function:  Service Delivery
Job Category:  Engineering

Senior Service Engineer 2&4 stroke

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 with smart technology - together. Are you ready to jump onboard?


We are now looking for a Senior Service engineer 2&4 stroke engine services to join our field service  resources Mediterranean region. The position is permanent. The preferred location for the position is in Napoli, Italy, but also Taranto ,Genova or Trieste Italy are possible locations.


What will you be doing


As Senior Service Engineer, 2&4 stroke, your work will focus on these responsibilities:

  • Execute planned maintenances and repairing jobs on Wärtsilä OEM engines and it’s auxiliaries
  • Overhaul engine components at site/on board.
  • Check and adjust relevant systems (i.e., auxiliary,).
  • Perform audit , check performances and commissioning of Wärtsilä equipment Marine and Power plant.
  • Take a part in trouble shooting process.
  • Carry out engine product troubleshooting, routine maintenance & components investigation.
  • Prepare service work reports by dedicate tool and travel expense reports on time and with expected Wärtsilä quality.
  • Identify failures, making adjustments, assist on trial runs and testing.
  • Collect and organize time and expense reports. Reporting and informing administrative personnel as required.
  • Working by following the Company guidelines including QEHS requirements.


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

  • English on intermediate/high level
  • Able to read and understand mechanical drawing , electrical & hydraulic flow & graphic
  • Very Good knowledge of Microsoft package and PC .
  • High communication skills & customer relations.
  • Very good knowledge of Diesel & Gas engine maintenance related marine and industrial applications.
  • Maritime background is preferable.
  • Strong motivation to learn and grow professionally
  • Ability to follow company directions & HSE guide lines.
  • Cultural knowledge and bridging the gaps between different cultures
  • Ability to work under pressure and coordinate others teams.
  • Collaborative team player
  • Motivation to travel to our customers  for at least 80%  per year and abroad if required.


Why you and us

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 a diverse and inclusive work community where everyone can be their true self. 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

Does this sound like the job for you? If yes, we hope to hear from you before the application deadline 15/12/2021, through submitting your application through our careers portal. We aim to keep you updated on the process all the way. The timeline for the recruitment process will be the following:

Reviewing applications until 14/12/2021
First round of interviews between 28/12/2021
Second round of interviews 15/01/2022

Assessments 22/01/2022

Meet the team 01/02/2022

Are you still wondering if you should apply and would like to get something clarified? Please reach out to Line Manager Capasso Francesco ; francesco.capasso@wartsila.com with any questions related to this position (only for questions from direct job applicants, applications through email will not be recorded or responded to).


Please apply by 15/12/2021 Our recruiting tool recognizes the time zone where the job ad has been published and closes the application period according to same time zone.

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 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. Find out more at www.wartsila.com.