Sagvåg, NO

Function:  Service Delivery
Job Category:  Support Functions

Workshop Engineer

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?

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 to work towards enabling sustainable societies through innovation in technology and services - together. Are you ready to jump onboard?


Our Service Workshop in Grunnavågen (Sagvåg) Wärtsilä Norway AS is looking for an engaged Workshop Engineer. 

This is a permanent position and is located in Sagvåg, Norway


What you will be doing


Wärtsiläs workshop in Grunnavågen produces low-voltage and high-voltage switches, ship automation, and propeller control systems. Our preferred candidate has the qualities needed for interaction both with our customers and your colleagues. You are also flexible in performing other and random work in the workshop.


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


  • Results-driven and solution-oriented: Proven ability to identify problems, develop effective solutions, and achieve high-quality outcomes.
  • Independence: Capable of working autonomously and taking initiative to drive projects forward.
  • Quality consciousness: Attention to detail and commitment to delivering work of the highest standard.
  • Cooperative attitude: Ability to collaborate effectively with team members and stakeholders.
  • Good attitude towards QEHS (Quality, Environment, Health, and Safety): Understanding of and commitment to maintaining high standards in these areas.
  • Fluent in both Norwegian and English: Ability to articulate ideas clearly and effectively in both Norwegian and English.
  • Relevant certificates
  • Previous experience is an advantage


Wärtsilä er en global markedsleder innenfor komplette kraftløsninger for marine- og energimarkedene. Med fokus på teknologiutvikling og totaleffektivitet øker vi

miljøprestasjonen og driftseffektiviteten til våre kunders fartøy og kraftverk.


Vår Service Workshop i Grunnavågen (Sagvåg) produserer lavspent- og høyspent-tavler, skipsautomasjon og propellstyringssystemer.


Wärtsilä Norway AS søker vi nå etter en engasjert tavlemontør. Er det deg?


Vår foretrukne kandidat har egenskapene som skal til for samhandling både med kunder og

kollegaer. Du er også fleksibel i forhold til å utføre annet og forefallende arbeid i Workshop.


Formell kompetanse:

- Fagbrev innen tavlemontørfaget/automasjonsfaget eller annet relevant fagbrev.

- Det er en fordel om du har praksis og erfaring innen bygging/produksjon av tavler.


Som person er du løsnings- og resultatorientert, selvstendig, ryddig, kvalitetsbevisst, omgjengelig og samarbeidsvillig. Du har også gode holdninger til HMS. I tillegg er det krav til både norsk og engelsk.


For mer informasjon om stillingen ta kontakt med:

Jan Istvan Vørøs, Manager Power Conversion, Production Unit

+47 90884524


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 and honest, and we strongly believe in that by being your own true self you can accomplish so much more. 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? 

We have an amazing team and we are excited about our work and the impact it has on building sustainable societies. We are looking to find a colleague with this shared passion for smart technologies and a sustainable future. 


Contact & next steps 


We hope to hear from you soon, by submitting your application through our careers portal. We aim to keep you updated on the process throughout. 

For further questions please reach out to Jan Istvan Vørøs, Manager Power Conversion, Production Unit at +47 90884524 with any questions related to this position (only for questions from direct job applicants, applications through email will not be recorded or responded to). 

Welcome to join us in shaping the decarbonisation of marine and energy!

Last application date: 04/03/2024 


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 17,000 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