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Primary Location: 

USA - Ft. Lauderdale, FL, US

Function:  Service Delivery
Job Category:  Support Functions

In-Situ Machinist

Vacancies in Wartsila North America, Inc.

1 Position:In-Situ Machinist
Reporting to:In-Situ
Preferred Location: Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

Successful applicant must be authorized to work in the USA without sponsorship.

Wärtsilä in Brief:
Wärtsilä is a global leader in complete lifecycle power solutions for the marine and energy markets. By emphasizing technological innovation and total efficiency, Wärtsilä maximizes the environmental and economic performance of the vessels and power plants of its customers.

Experienced and self-motivated experienced In-Situ Machinist to join our In-Situ Machining Team providing specialized inworld-wide precision In-Situ field machining, experienced in the use of optical and or laser alignment tooling and standard measurement tools like out or in side micrometers in the Metric system. Work to be executed in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws including operating and maintaining and to design by engineering necessary specialized all necessary On-Site Machining tooling equipment for jobs requested by Wartsila – Quantiserv customers and to work in the Quantiserve machine workshop, lathe, milling, horizontal milling, grinding and all other available machinery tools.


Responsibilities include but are not limited to:


• Working, measuring and produce/machine parts within the Metric and or Standard system;

• Assembles, repairs, and fabricates metal parts by operating mechanical and or machining equipment;

• Assembles parts into sub-units or complete units;

• Uses blueprints and design sketches to ensure the proper dimensions and tolerance levels of the finished


• Able to draw or make a relevant sketch of work and or job dimensions for reporting

• Manufacturing of special applications in the lathe machine, such as threads and fittings;

• Evaluation of components per given manufacturer specifications and or Metric standards;

• Maintaining of all Machine work shop and OSM Machinery;

• Completion of measurement sheets and or reports per Metric standards;

• Operate of all by Quantiserv used measuring tools in Metric system;

• Preparation of personal hand tools, consumables and materials prior to job;

• Preparation of jobs including field/shop service execution;

• Execute machining works onboard vessels and or stationary Power systems all around the world;

• Maintain work space clean and organized;

• Assist in Quantiserv management in workflow and improvement of same;

• Assist OSM Specialist with his assignment and follow his instructions

• Ability to perform assessment and execute smaller “regular” flange facing, drilling, boring jobs

anywhere in the world by yourself;

• Ability to compile inspection and or work done reports provided by Quantiserv;



Position minimum Requirements:


• School - High school diploma or equivalent and a minimum of 5 years related work experience with On-Site Machining tools used for, Line boring, Flange facing, Drilling, Tapping and their related cutting speeds;

• Travel – A valid driver’s license and passport are required and able to travel around the world for periods of time

• Design – Sufficient in reading technical drawings in metric and or imperial measurements;

• Equipment – Capable to safely operate lathe, milling, horizontal milling and grinding machines. Knowledge of welding and brazing procedures, the profound use of Metric measuring tools like OD and ID Micrometers and dial gages in 0.01mm;

• Computers and Electronics - Knowledge of computer hardware and standard Microsoft software like Office 10, Word, Excel, Outlook and possible Solid works or any other designing software CAD programs;

• Safety - has knowledge of relevant equipment, policies, and safety procedures acquainted with all mentioned machining processes;

• Follow specific courses defined by Wartsila – Quantiserv like:

Safety, Management, Job reporting and processing if necessary to attend (OSHA, Helicopter survival, Oil rig safety training)


We look forward to hearing from you. Qualified candidates must apply online http://www.wartsila.com/en/careers/vacancies.

Wärtsilä North America values our employees. We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.
Wärtsilä North America is an EOE/AA employer.

Nearest Major Market: Fort Lauderdale
Nearest Secondary Market: Miami