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Rio de Janeiro, BR

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.

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?



We are looking for a dynamic high performer to join our fast-paced and exciting Team. Two focused Service Engineers professionals will complete our team in new marine power solutions. 


In this position, you are reporting to Resources Team Leader.


  • Perform Field Service activities according to the work plan on modern marine diesel engines. 
  • Perform overhauls and repairs on 4-stroke medium-speed engines. 
  • 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. 
  • Follow up and report on the status of work orders to customers and/or internal stakeholders. 
  • Continuously seek solutions according to best practices. 
  • Proactively consulting, advising, and promoting available Wartsila solutions and products to customers. 
  • Perform all activities needed to reach the objectives of the position and comply with the orders, instructions, values, and company policies applicable as an employee and to the position. 

What it takes:

  • A safety-first mindset. 
  • Passion for developing the 4-Stroke marine business to the next level. 
  • Relevant technical education or qualifications as a combination of education and experience. 
  • Technical experience in marine engineering with practical problem-solving skills. 
  • Proven experience in installation operation, maintenance, and repair. 
  • Interact professionally and deliver solutions to customers during the work execution. 
  • Experience on medium speed 4-Stroke engines with electrical systems beneficial. 
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite plus computer and technologies skills.
  • Fluent in English with relevant additional language skills beneficial.


Knowledge in:

  • Product knowledge in Wärtsilä Engines and/or other 4-stroke medium speed brands
  • Theoretical and practical knowledge on engines, turbochargers, pumps, heat exchangers, fuel systems, lubrication systems, cooling systems.
  • Theoretical and practical knowledge of maintenance procedures.
  • Theoretical and practical knowledge on tools handling and mechanical components dimensional inspection. 
  • Theoretical and practical knowledge of hydraulic tools handling.
  • Knowledge in Electrical and Automation systems will be a plus



  • Achieving results
  • Making change happen
  • Planning and target setting
  • Decisiveness and action orientation
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Developing self and others
  • Business and Customer focus

Last application date: 04/06/2021

Location: Niterói-RJ


This is Wärtsilä

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