Service Engineer

We are looking for a Service engineer/technician for our Marioff Marine Business Unit’s Ft. Lauderdale Service operations team. As a Service engineer/technician you are responsible for performing maintenance visits for the HI-FOG® fire suppression systems onboard ships in operation and in shipyards. This position enables you an excellent opportunity to work in an international environment and be part of professional service project teams.

Position requires working independently and/or in a team under tight deadlines

  • Carry out various service tasks (annual, 5-year service etc.)
  • Carry out various service tasks on site (annual, 5-year, breakdown service and emergency service)
  • Carry out warranty inspections and checks on site and reporting findings to main office
  • Installation process and tool improvements
  • Service process and tool improvements
  • Proposing system upgrades to the customer
  • Proposing 5-year services to the customer and filling out pre-check forms
  • Crew training when needed
  • Site supervising if needed
  • Execute service step by step according to service report.
  • Propose system upgrades according to own experience and knowledge
  • Propose 5-year service to the system according to own experience and knowledge

  • Working experience in Marine industry or in equivalent industry
  • Customer service skills
  • Multitasking and ability to work in a fast-paced environment with tight deadlines
  • Good communication skills
  • Working with international customers
  • Willingness to travel abroad 150-200 days annually
  • Valid US work permit
  • Knowledge of MS office tools; Word, Excel, Outlook
  • Fluent English, both spoken and written (other languages are beneficial (e.g Swedish, Italian, Spanish)
  • Beneficial to possess:
  • Knowledge of high pressure hydraulic system
  • Knowledge of electrical systems
  • Knowledge of PLC logic controllers
  • The ideal candidate has a solid track record in working internationally within shipbuilding or ship maintenance and is used to travelling
  • Technician / Bachelor's level education on mechanics/electrics