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Port Moresby, PG

Function:  Contract Delivery
Job Category:  Engineering

Mechanical engineer

Wärtsilä is leading the transition towards a 100% renewable energy future. We Wärtsilians help our customers unlock the value of energy transition by optimizing their energy systems and future-proofing their assets. Did you know Wärtsilä has delivered 74 GW of power plant capacity and more than 80 energy storage systems in 180 countries around the world?

In this fast changing world of energy, we 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. Want to join the ride?



Main responsibilities:

  • Independently perform diesel engine, turbocharger service and repair, with ability to troubleshoot and provide a comprehensive investigation / inspection / service work report.
  • Perform hands on assembly and disassembly during major/minor overhauls on Diesel engines, turbochargers or turbocharger components and all associated processes for the purpose of service and repair, maintenance and installation, whilst both in the workshop or at customer’s site (power plant and / or on Barge), according to working instructions (SOP) and QHSE standards.
  • Hands on cleaning of turbocharger and/or turbocharger components according to work instruction, ensuring the integrity of the component’s material and dimension.
  • Receiving and follow up turbochargers and components, evaluating or inspect (Initial / Final) and recommend service /repairs job that need to be completed and spare parts that need to be ordered according to Wartsila guidelines and / or working instructions (SOP)
  • Maintains / manages of all turbochargers special tools and hand tooling, lifting and safety equipment to ensure that they are in good order.
  • Provide advice and assistance to internal / external customers on technical issues related to turbochargers and their components, the interaction with the engines and/or applications.


What do we expect from you?


  1. Qualification & Experience
  • Diploma or Degree in Mechanical Engineering BE/BS/B Tech degree
  • Five years of related experience
  • Excellent technical product and equipment skills related to medium/large bore Diesel engine and Turbochargers
  • At least some relevant working experience on Wartsila products


  1. Engine knowledge
  • Ability to read and understand engine system P&I drawings and turbocharger diagrams
  • Strong knowledge of Wartsila diesel engine types and their auxiliaries.
  • Perform pre-commissioning and commissioning of turbochargers.


  1. Technical analysis
  • Strong knowledge of engine and turbochargers.
  • Ability to analyze and solve product related engine and turbocharger problems.
  • Ability to carry out relevant measurements.


  1. Other skills:
  • Communication and listening skills, ability to deal with people of different nationality
  • Ability to follow directions and work under pressure.
  • Customer relations skills
  • Motivation to learn and grow professionally


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, honest and we strongly believe in that by being your own true self you can accomplish so much more. 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 29th September 2022 by submitting your application through our careers portal. We receive your application only via our career’s portal and your email with the application will be deleted due to data privacy without notice to you. We aim to keep you updated on the process all the way.


In case you have any questions about the open position, please contract Bhavani Anjaneyalu, Maintenance Manager (Bhavani. 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 29th September 2022 at 23:59 GMT+10. 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 Energy leads the transition towards a 100% renewable energy future. We help our customers in decarbonisation by developing market-leading technologies. These cover future-fuel enabled balancing power plants, hybrid solutions, energy storage and optimisation technology, including the GEMS energy management platform. Wärtsilä Energy’s lifecycle services are designed to increase efficiency, promote reliability and guarantee operational performance. Our track record comprises 74 GW of power plant capacity and more than 80 energy storage systems delivered to 180 countries around the world. 

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