Quito, EC Quito, EC

Function:  Service Delivery
Job Category:  Engineering

Ingeniero de Servicios Electricidad y Automatizacion

Wärtsilä Energy leads the transition towards a 100% renewable energy future. We help our partners to accelerate their decarbonisation journeys through our market-leading technologies and power system modelling expertise. These cover decarbonisation services, future-fuel enabled balancing power plants, hybrid solutions, energy storage and optimisation technology, including the GEMS Digital Energy Platform.


Did you know Wärtsilä has delivered 76 GW of power plant capacity and more 110 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?


Service Engineer, Electrical & Automation, Energy, Americas


We are looking for a Service Engineer to join our dynamic, fast-paced Electrical & Automation team for Energy Business in the Americas region.


The desired location for this position is Ecuador.


What will you be doing

As a Service Engineer, you will be performing various field service activities, including overhauls and repairs at both the customer job site and in the local workshop. 


To be our ideal candidate you will have experience commissioning new power plants as an automation engineer.


As a Service Engineer, you will focus on these responsibilities:

  • Perform Field Service activities according to the work plan. 
  • Perform overhauls and repairs on assemblies on-site and/or in workshops. 
  • May interact with customers during the work execution. 
  • May perform internal and external progress status of the assigned work. 
  • Create the Service Work Reports. 
  • Ensure that the work is executed according to Wärtsilä Quality, Health, Safety, and Environmental guidelines and customer site procedures. 
  • Participate in the development of new working methods within own responsibility area. 


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

  • Cost awareness and effectiveness 
  • Reporting skills 
  • Planning and target setting 
  • Excellent communication skills 
  • Good English level


Professional Skills: 

  • Experience with Alternators and energy generation Engines,
  • System and solution knowledge 
  • Customer understanding 
  • Experience in commissioning new power plants as an automation engineer 
  • Experience with programmable logic controllers, frequency drives, electrical protection devices, computer systems, Ethernet networks, firewalls and OPC-servers. 
  • Creating and presenting highly technical information to internal and external world-class experts

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. 

If you feel excited by being a part of this working environment and think your personal skills and qualities match the job requirements, we look forward to receiving your job application.

Successful applicant must be authorized to work in Ecuador without sponsorship.

We look forward to hearing from you. Qualified candidates must apply online: http://www.wartsila.com/en/careers/vacancies.



Last application date: 26/04/2024 


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 is a global leader in innovative technologies and lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. Our team of 17,800 professionals, in more than 280 locations in 79 countries, shape the decarbonisation transformation of our industries across the globe. Read more on www.wartsila.com