Zwolle, NL

Function:  Manufacturing
Job Category:  Other

Assembly Mechanic

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?


We are currently seeking an experienced, full-time


Assembly Mechanic


to join our skilled service team in Zwolle, QuantiParts in The Netherlands.

The position is permanent and our team consists of 4 mechanics who work in 1 dayshift. The candidate is expected to have experience in assembling and performing repairs on engine equipment and components. 

What will you be doing:


  • Assemble loose parts into complete assemblies using work instructions.
  • Assemble machine parts into complete machines, such as short blocks. 
  • Perform simple electronic connections. 
  • Perform measurement and record the data on the relevant measurement records document.
  • Clean and inspect parts that have been contaminated as a result of conservation, oxidation or use. 
  • Determine the condition of used parts and ensure that they meet protocol. 
  • Conserve parts that are sensitive to oxidation and packages them for long-term storage. 
  • Keep the work area clean and organized


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


  • Positive, agile and flexible attitude and you are practically solution oriented.
  • Mechanical technical experience in assembling parts
  • Knowledge on reading drawings, assembly instructions and test requirements
  • Experience in handling different tools, including hydraulic and pneumatic tools, welding and machining
  • Knowledge on diesel engine technology, including knowledge of fuel, lubricants, cooling and air systems 
  • Experience with safety standards, quality standards.
  • Fluency in Dutch. Additional languages, preferably English and German are considered an advantage


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 a diverse and inclusive work community where everyone can be their true self. 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?  

Contact & next steps 


Does this sound like the job for you? If yes, we hope to hear from you by submitting your application through our careers portal. We aim to keep you updated on the process all the way. 


Are you still wondering if you should apply and would like to get something clarified? Please reach out to Frank Pape, Manager Quality & Assembly on the email address: frank.pape@quantiparts.com with any questions related to this position (only for questions from direct job applicants, applications through email will not be recorded or responded to).  


Please apply by 18th of October 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. 



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