Valencia, ES Bermeo, ES Las Palmas de G.C., ES

Function:  Service Delivery
Job Category:  Support Functions

Senior Service Engineer

Senior Service Engineer


We are always on the lookout for a talent with a growth mindset – are you the one? 


We are looking for a Senior Service Engineer with a main responsibility in supervising Field Service Electrical & Automation activities on 4-Stroke Marine Engines and Propulsion Control Systems.

The preferred locations for this position are in Bermeo, Valencia, Barcelona, or Palma de Mallorca, in Spain.


Your role and responsibilities 


As a Senior Service Engineer your work will include travelling, working on-site (mainly marine installations) in new installations or participating during overhauls, commissioning of new builds and start-up & sea-trials. For us to be the best match, we expect you to have understanding in E&A engineering and experience from working with 4-stroke engines and Propulsion equipment.


As an ideal candidate, you have gained experience from working in Field Service and knowledge of conventional and DF/Gas engines, and all kind of Propulsion Controls systems.

The tasks can also be adjusted based on your individual skills and interests. You'll be working as a part of the Field Service Team in Spain. You will not be working on this alone, even though the work requires a high level of independency, as you will have the support of our operation and technical offices.


Requirements for the position 


  • Good knowledge of Written and Spoken English.
  • Experience in E&A Engineering, especially on Wartsila's 4-stroke engines & Propulsion Control systems.
  • Speed Governors, Engine Auxiliaries Systems, Power Generations and Distribution Switchboards. 
  • LNG installations. 
  • Experience in Troubleshooting, overhauls, and commissioning.
  • Availability to travel (around 80% of the time).
  • Good communication and cooperation skills, especially in multicultural environments.
  • Attention to safety

As an ideal candidate you might also have… 


  • Experience in team working.
  • Reporting skills.
  • Experience in dealing directly with clients.
  • Time management and ability to work under pressure.


Why you and us? 


You are valued – as your true self. At Wärtsilä YOU matter. We value diversity and are committed in supporting inclusive work community. 


Your growth is supported. We believe in continuous learning & teamwork. Wärtsilian community has your back when it comes to development opportunities so you can develop beyond your potential. 


You get to make a difference. Innovation and sustainability are important for us. Every day, we - Wärtsilians - put our hearts and minds into enabling sustainable societies through innovation in technology and services into reality. 


Contact & next steps 

Submit your application before the deadline through our Careers portal. Applications through email will not be considered. After submitting your application you’ll receive a confirmation email. We try our best to get back to everyone within 3-4 weeks after application deadline.  


In case of any questions regarding the position, reach out to Unai Gabancho, Field Service Resources Manager WES ( unai.gabancho@wartsila.com ).


Last application date: 04/12/2023 


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