Rubbestadneset, NO

Function:  Service Delivery
Job Category:  Digital Technology and Open Innovation

Senior Service Engineer, Engine


Wärtsilä is a world leader in marine technology and leading the industry's transformation towards a decarbonised and sustainable future. With the world’s widest portfolio and service network, we – Wärtsilians - deliver efficient, safe and sustainable integrated products and solutions to enhance the business of our customers. The opportunities presented through digitalisation and new technologies are offering a new era of shipping. Did you know that shipping is the world’s most efficient mode of transportation and that approximately 90% of world trade is carried by sea?


The business unit Parts and Field Service in Marine Power is a worldwide organization that follows standardized procedures and uses consistent tools to provide top-quality services to our clients. We play a significant role in promoting sustainability by utilizing state-of-the-art technologies to support our clients. Our team is inclusive and respectful, and values diversity. We prioritize safety, environmental responsibility, and the well-being of all individuals involved in our work. These principles are non-negotiable. 


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 currently seeking Service Engineers and Senior Service Engineers to join our Field Service Team (FS) based in Rubbestadneset, Norway. The positions require residency in Norway and the work schedule is a 4-4 rotation.



What will you be doing?


At Wärtsilä, you will become part of a worldwide organization with a local presence and work in an invigorating and dynamic working environment with motivated and skilled colleagues. We offer engaging and challenging job responsibilities, along with opportunities for personal and professional growth in a fantastic team. As a (Senior) Service Engineer, Engine, you will be conducting field service tasks as defined by the scope of work, in a role that will allow you to travel the world.



Your responsibilities include, but are not limited to:


  • Overhaul and troubleshooting of equipment families, including tests, fine-tuning, adjustments, and trimming for improved running performance.
  • Ensuring that the work is executed in accordance with Wärtsilä Quality, Health, Safety & Environmental guidelines, and customer site procedures.
  • Performing installation and commissioning checks and activities required to ensure that the system is properly installed and operational.
  • Interacting with customers during the work execution.
  • Tracking and reporting the progress of assigned tasks both internally and externally.
  • Creating Service Work Reports.



The below will enable you to succeed in this role:


  • Service Engineer experience on Wärtsilä engines or similar (4-stroke or E/A).
  • An M. Sc. or B. Sc. in Mechanical engineering.
  • Experience with reporting and documentation.
  • Flexibility to travel for jobs globally on short notice.
  • Good English and Norwegian language skills, both written and verbal.
  • Motivation to develop yourself professionally throughout the given training and support by colleagues.
  • The ability to follow instructions.
  • A customer-minded and solution-oriented approach.
  • Creative problem-solving skills.



Why you & 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 Sunday December 3rd, 2023 by submitting your application in our Career portal. Our recruiting tool recognizes the time zone where the job ad has been published and closes the application period according to the same time zone. We will be conducting interviews with qualified candidates throughout the recruitment process and aim to keep you informed along the way.


Are you still wondering if you should apply and would like to get something clarified? Please contact our Team Leader FS, Ole Bernar Innvær olebernar.innvaer@wartsila.com or Øystein Djuve oystein.djuve@wartsila.com. Please note that we do not record or respond to applications submitted via email.


Last application date: 03/12/2023


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 17,000 professionals, in more than 200 locations in 68 countries, shape the decarbonisation transformation of our industries across the globe. Read more on www.wartsila.com


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