At Kongsberg, we believe in tackling challenging problems and delivering extreme performance for extreme conditions. We do that through excellent products and services developed for delivering the greatest benefits to our customers. We believe that we can achieve world class solutions through dedicated people and continuous improvement of or our technology.
Kongsberg Maritime has a commitment in Sustainable Development Goals and for us, the oceans and marine resources are important. We therefore strive to develop products that help reduce emissions and damage to life below water. We believe in a workplace characterized by diversity and together we can create a work environment that brings the best out of everyone. We are very positive that you want to contribute to our development, and that you want to develop within Kongsberg.
An exciting opportunity has arisen as Field Service Engineer at Kongsberg Maritime Sweden, part of our Global Customer Support division. Our office is located in Kristinehamn, but we are flexible if you are departing from another location within in Sweden since this role involves a lot of traveling.
As Field Service Engineer your work is carried out in an international environment all around the world, why traveling 120 up to 160 days per year can be expected. We are offering you a developing role with assignments within our entire marine product portfolio, for example Propeller, Waterjet, POD, Thrusters and Control systems. Your work includes everything from commissioning and installation, to maintaining and replacing parts in existing products with a focus on mechanics, hydraulics and/or electronics.
During these assignments, you often work in teams with colleagues within Kongsberg, but also from other companies and meet our customers. We therefore attach great importance to the ability to cooperate and being professional. In addition to collaboration, the work also involves individual assignments. Then, it’s important, that you can solve problems that arise in an independent and driven way.
Office work is part in this role, in which case good communication skills in writing are required to report on your service jobs. When working at the office, you will plan and prepare your upcoming assignments and provide technical support and other relevant business supporting tasks. We are constantly working to develop the skills of our Field Service Engineers to meet our customers’ needs and wishes. You will therefore receive ongoing training and development in security, product knowledge and customer service.
Qualifications and experience
- Technical education or equivalent work experience in mechanics, hydraulics and/or electronics
- Good communication skills in speaking and writing in English
- Able to work in digital tools to search for drawings, write reports, book travel, travel claim etc.
- Preferable experience in previous position including traveling
- Previous experience of leading projects, store keeping or education in mechatronics or similar we see as meritorious
We think that you can
- Act on own initiative, make things happen and accept responsibility for the results
- Build a useful network of contacts and relationships and utilize it to achieve set goals
- Adhere to company rules and procedures and execute plans with commitment and determination
- Use a methodical and systematic approach, plan ahead, define clear priorities and allocate resources effectively
- Co-operate well with others, share knowledge, experience, information and support others in the pursuit of team goals
Last day to apply is 2022-05-08
For this position we work with personality tests, which may be sent to you if you proceed in the process.
Point of contact
Pierre Djurberg, Service Operations Manager
Julia Palmqvist, HR Specialist
Kongsberg Maritime, a subsidiary of KONGSBERG, is a global marine technology company, providing innovative and reliable technology solutions for all marine industry sectors including: merchant, offshore, subsea and naval. Headquartered in Kongsberg, Norway, the company has manufacturing, sales and service facilities in 34 countries. Kongsberg Maritime is part of KONGSBERG, an international, knowledge-based group delivering high-technology systems and solutions to clients within the oil and gas industry, merchant marine, defence and aerospace
Kongsberg Maritime in Kristinehamn consists of 280 engaged people and upholds product management for various types of propulsion for all types of marine vessels, sales and marketing and product assembly. Our Hydrodynamic Research Centre provides world leading CFD and Testing capabilities in support for our Product centres and customers globally.
Our Global Customer Support division is responsible for Kongsberg Maritimes services, upgrades and support in the aftermarket. Our 2300 employees are present in 35 different countries around the world. During the operational lifetime of more than 30.000 installations, we ensure cost-efficient delivery of services, upgrades and spare parts in order to secure availability and predictability to our customers.