Rubbestadneset, NO

Function:  Service Delivery
Job Category:  Engineering

Senior Service Engineer

Wärtsilä is leading the maritime industry’s transformation towards a decarbonized 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 work towards enabling sustainable societies with smart technology.


We are now looking for a Senior Service Engineer to join our Field Service Team (FS).


The preferred location for this position is in Rubbestadneset, Norway.



What you will be doing


  • You will perform Field Service (FS) activities according to the scope of work
  • You will independently perform major/complex repairs and complete overhauls
  • Possibly work all over the world
  • Work independently and under pressure
  • As an ideal candidate, you have gained previous experience from similar responsibilities



Your work focuses on these responsibilities


  • Basic troubleshooting (running tests, fine-tuning, adjustments, trimming related to running performance) on equipment families
  • Ensure that the work is executed according to Wärtsilä Quality, Health, Safety & Environmental guidelines, and customer site procedures
  • Perform installation and pre-commissioning checks and activities
  • Commissioning activities and handing the equipment over to the customer and/or shipyard
  • Be able to lead and manage assigned teams and related activities during the work execution, if needed
  • Perform internal and external progress status of the assigned work
  • Advice and promote available products and solutions to customers
  • Interact with customers during the work execution
  • Interacting with FS back office and TS during work execution
  • Perform internal and external progress status updates on the assigned work
  • Prepare Service Work Reports and travel expenses on time and with expected Wärtsilä quality



To be successful in this role, we expect you to


  • Have at least 4 years of service engineer experience on Wärtsilä engines or similar (4-stroke or E/A)
  • Have BSc. degree in mechanical or electrical/automation engineering
  • Be flexible for projects globally with short notice for traveling
  • Have good English and Norwegian language skills, both written and oral
  • Be motivated to develop yourself professionally
  • Have the ability to follow instructions
  • Have the capability of smooth interaction with customer representatives as well as internal stakeholders
  • Have good skills in MS Office and Wärtsilä FS reporting tools
  • Be creative and solution-oriented



Why you & us


We at Wärtsilä believe in empowerment, ownership, and taking responsibility for our work. We support each other’s growth and co-creation is the true basis of our innovation. We have the 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.


In Wärtsilä you will be a part of a global organization with a 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.  



Contact & next steps  


Does this sound like the job for you? If yes, we hope to hear from you before the application deadline of 11.06.23, by submitting your application through our Careers portal. 


Are you still wondering if you should apply and would like to get something clarified? Please reach out to our Team Leader FS, Øystein Djuve, through email: oystein.djuve@wartsila.com regarding questions related to this position.

Notice: Applications through email will not be recorded or responded to.



This is Wärtsilä


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.


Wärtsilä is a global leader in innovative technologies and lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. We emphasize 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 decarbonization transformation of our industries across the globe. Find out more at www.wartsila.com#FSWScareers


In 2021/2022 Wärtsilä Norway (WNO) sales totalled 142,7 MEUR/139,5 MEUR. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki. https://www.wartsila.com/nor