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Vigo, ES Genova, IT Trieste, IT Genova, IT Porriño, ES

Function:  Service Delivery
Job Category:  Engineering

SLS FS 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 through innovation in technology and services into reality. Our ultimate aim is to provide increased value to both our customers and society. New, game-changing ideas and continuous improvement have been part of our DNA since 1834. Together, we can create new business opportunities and more sustainable future that we can all be proud of. 

We want to transition the world towards a decarbonised and sustainable future. By pushing the boundaries of engineering and technology, we can make it work. We are always on the lookout for future-oriented talent – want to join the ride?


Wartsila Shaft Line Solutions are looking for an experienced Field Service Engineer to join their team, the position is permanent, the location can be Spain or Italy.

The successful Candidate will have excellent practical mechanical engineering, diagnostic & problem solving skills ideally alongside an interest in the marine environment.


Often the sole representative of Wartsila to the customer, Field service engineers should be well presented individuals with the ability to lead and instruct others as well as work independently and unsupervised.

As a Field Service Engineer your key areas of responsibilities will be to:

Perform Field Service activities according to the work plan.


  • Perform Field Service activities according to the work plan.  
  • Perform overhauls and repairs on assemblies on site and/or in workshops.  
  • Interact professionally with customers during the work execution.  
  • Perform internal and external progress status of the assigned work.  
  • Create the Service Work Reports.  
  • Ensure that the work is executed according to Wärtsilä Quality, Health, Safety and Environmental guidelines and customer site procedures.
  • Mainly working in Eruope with some international travel further afield.




  • Demonstrable experience of technical problem solving.
  • Proven experience of installation operation, maintenance and repair.
  • Highly effective technical communication skills - both written and verbal
  • Experience of delivering solutions to a customer
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft office suite.
  • Driving licence with a willingness to drive when required.


  • Technical experience in marine engineering
  • Experience with / knowledge of Wartsila Seals & Bearings
  • Wärtsilä knowledge & business understanding
  • Experience of working with electrical systems.


Last application date: 27/11/2022

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 Marine Systems supports customers with high quality products and lifecycle services related to the gas value chain, exhaust treatment, shaft line, underwater repair and electrical integrations. We are committed to providing the latest and most efficient solutions, in line with Wärtsilä’s vision for a safe and sustainable future for our customers, our communities and our planet. 

Wärtsilä is a global leader in innovative technologies and lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. We emphasise innovation in sustainable technology and services to help our customers continuously improve their environmental and economic performance. Our dedicated and passionate team of 17,000 professionals in more than 200 locations in 68 countries shape the decarbonisation transformation of our industries across the globe. In 2021, Wärtsilä’s net sales totalled EUR 4.8 billion. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki. Find out more at