Schiedam, NL

Function:  Service Delivery
Job Category:  Engineering

Service Engineer Alternative Fuels

Wärtsilä is leading the maritime industry’s transformation towards a decarbonised 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 to work towards enabling sustainable societies through innovation in technology and services - together. Are you ready to jump onboard?


We are now looking for a service engineer to start up a new team within our region working on our LNG-Pack, Methanol, Hydrogen and Ammonia fuel systems. The preferred location for the position is in the Netherlands, but due to our large network the whole of central Europe is our playground.


What will you be doing?


In this position, your work will include commissioning, troubleshooting, repair, overhaul and modify according detailed specifications. On a typical day, you might be starting with checking specifications and end the day with overhaul of a GVU (Gas Valve Unit) or Methanol installation.

You will not be working on this alone, even though the work requires a high level of independency, as you will have the support from our Technical Service experts and colleagues.


For us to be the best match, we expect you to have understanding in process technology from PLC to valves back to HMI and experience from working safely with your hands and mind on chemical or LNG-Pack, Methanol, Hydrogen and Ammonia fuel systems.

As an ideal candidate, you are in possession of valid ATEX certification, you have gained experience from the field and knowledge of reading and understanding technical drawings and bulletins.

For you to succeed in the position, we hope you to be good with technologies that we are using nowadays, and you are a team-player



As field service engineer, your work will focus on these responsibilities:

  • Client satisfaction
  • Effective & efficient operation
  • Latest technology
  • Budget and cost control
  • Time management
  • Quality control
  • Reporting


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

  • Flexible mentality
  • A “can do” mindset
  • Safe work standard
  • Proper and respectful work ethics


In this role you will travel primarily in the central Europe region, while further abroad every now and then won’t be a problem for you in good collaboration.


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.


“with the Wärtsilä LNG-Packs and other fuel types we make the big step into decarbonization of our clients’ fleet, that’s why this is such an important role to fulfil”


In addition to the core team, you will be working closely with Leroy, Melanie, Manon and Ton.


Last application date: 31/05/2024 


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