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Trieste, IT

Function:  Engineering
Job Category:  Engineering

Technical Illustrator 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?



As a Technical Illustrator Engineer you are part of the Wärtsilä Technical Information team within the Parts Services group. Together with your colleagues you will be responsible for the creation and maintenance of Technical Product Life-Cycle information for the 4 Stroke.


In this position you will be working in a team which creates, maintains and publishes the technical information based on available life cycle data for the Wärtsilä solutions. You will work together with Technical Illustrators, Technical Writers and Data Engineers and will be to create and maintain spare part manual metadata, illustrations, lists, information modules. 


This is a permanent opportunity and will be located in Trieste, Italy.



Operational Delivery Responsibilities:


  • Create and deliver output according to operational targets by creating spare part  catalogue manual metadata of high quality.
  • Take responsibility, work independently and deliver output according to assigned tasks.
  • Ensure a high standard of technical documentation in proper Technical English.
  • Communicate with Expert Engineers all over the world to collect information regarding your technical documentation.



What do we expect from you?

  • Fluent in English language.
  • Experience as a Technical Illustrator.
  • A technical knowledge and interest in complex technical systems.
  • Knowledge of PDM and ERP systems, TeamCenter (NX) and SAP is an advantage.
  • A team player with a proactive approach and good analytical and problem solving skills.
  • You are diligent and work very meticulously. 


Why you and us 


We have an amazing team and a clear purpose to exist. We are passionate about the work we do and hope to find a colleague with a shared passion for smart technologies and a sustainable future. 


All our employees are encouraged to utilise the variety of training activities, learning solutions and self-study materials that we have to offer which supports the opportunity to further develop your talents and competencies within a very global working environment, in an ambitious and growth orientated organisation. 


Contact & next steps 


Does this sound like the job for you? If yes, we hope to hear from you before the application deadline 16 March 2021, through submitting your application through our careers portal.


In case you have questions about the open position, please contact:


Paolo Plaisant

Manager, Content Management



Please apply by 4 April 2021  at 23:59 EEST. Our recruiting tool recognizes the time zone where the job ad has been published and closes the application period according to same time zone. 


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: