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Marine Service Engineer, 4-Stroke (Remote, Hybrid) Wärtsilä Canada

Posted: Mon Aug 08, 2022 5:00 pm
by The Dieselduck
Marine Service Engineer, 4-Stroke (Remote, Hybrid)
Up to $200,000 a year - Full-time

We are looking for a Service Engineer to join our dynamic, safety-focused Marine Field Services team. As this is a Field Service position, candidates can be located anywhere in the continental US or Canada (within 2 hours of a major airport).

What Will You Be Doing

In this position, you will perform Field Service activities (such as overhauls and repairs) on our modern, 4-stroke marine diesel engines. For us to be the best match, we expect you to have technical experience in reciprocating engine repair and overhaul. You will also have a safety-first attitude.

As a Marine Service Engineer, 4-Stroke, you will focus on these responsibilities:

Perform Field Service activities according to the work plan on modern marine diesel engines.
Perform overhauls and repairs on 4-stroke medium speed engines.
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 QEHS guidelines and site procedures.
Ensure that the work is executed according to QSHE guidelines and site procedures and policies.
Follow-up and report on the status of work orders to customers and/or internal stakeholders.
Continuously seek solutions according to best practices.

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

A safety-first mindset.
A passion for developing your 4-Stroke knowledge to the next level.
Relevant technical education or qualifications as a combination of education and experience.
Technical experience in reciprocating engine repair and overhaul with practical problem-solving skills.
Proven experience in installation operation, maintenance and repair.
Highly-effective technical communication skills, both written and verbal.
Interact professionally and deliver solutions to customers during the work execution.
Experience on medium speed 4-stroke engines.
Experience in working with electrical systems beneficial.
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite.
Fluent in English with relevant additional language skills beneficial.

Additional benefits of working at Wärtsilä:

Wärtsilä is a global leader (operations in 200+ locations in 70+ countries) in smart technologies and complete lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets, with a portfolio of diesel and gas engines, propulsion systems, hybrid technology, and integrated powertrain systems.

Wärtsilä offers the best training in the industry because having knowledge and skills above and beyond the basics of your field give you a professional advantage and better opportunities to grow your career. New Career Opportunities are always available and there is a lot of room for growth within the organization.

Wärtsilä Engineers work remote and are not required to perform office and/or workshop duties when not on assignment. This means Engineers can live wherever they want, provided they have access to a major airport within 2 hours.

If you feel excited by being part of this dynamic working environment, please send in your application and we’ll get the conversation started.

This is Wärtsilä:

Wärtsilä is a global leader in smart technologies and complete lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. By emphasizing sustainable innovation, total efficiency and data analytics, Wärtsilä maximizes the environmental and economic performance of the vessels and power plants of its customers. In 2020, Wärtsilä’s net sales totaled 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 at #wärtsilämarine

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: Up to $200,000.00 per year

Additional pay:

Bonus pay
Overtime pay


Dental care
Extended health care
Paid time off
RRSP match
Vision care

Flexible language requirement:

French not required


Weekend availability

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