Kongsberg Maritime Inc.

Field Service Engineer

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.

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.

An exciting opportunity has arisen as Field Service Engineer, reporting to Deck Machinery and Motion Control Regional Director – Americas. In this role, you will be working with DMMC systems services, comissioning, upgrades, repair and overhaul related to the product portfolio. The position requires availability to travel (domestic and international) to attend service and training in planned or short notice demands including weekends and holidays, whenever required.

Key accountabilities

  • Technical /Functional knowledge
  • Problem solving
  • Organization expertise / Cross boundary working
  • Leadership

Qualifications and experience

  • Degree level or equivalent education in an Engineering and/or Technical discipline related to Electro-mechanical and mechatronics
  • Strong verbal communication and written reporting skills in English language.
  • Microsoft package user level
  • Experience and interest within both mechanical and hydraulic work is a huge advantage

You are able to

  • Act on own initiative, make things happen and accepts responsibility for the results
  • Make an impact, convince, and persuade others and promote plans and ideas successfully
  • Adhere to company rules and procedures and execute plans with commitment and determination
  • Analyze complex issues and problems and come up with rational judgments
  • Communicate in a clear, precise and structured way
  • Team building skills

What we can offer you

  • Competitive compensation packages
  • Highly subsidized health & welfare benefits with an option of a zero-dollar high deductible plan which includes an employer contribution towards your health savings account
  • Fully subsidized dental and vision coverage
  • Up to 5% employer match program
  • Flexibility with Paid Time Off
  • Career growth opportunities
  • Safe and collaborative culture

Throughout the pandemic, we’ve made it a top priority to keep our employees safe from COVID-19. Consistent with its duty to provide and maintain a workplace that is free of recognized hazards, Kongsberg Maritime has adopted a policy to safeguard the health and well-being of employees and their families, our customers and visitors, others who spend time in our facilities, customer installations, and the community from the risks associated with COVID-19. Candidates should be aware that Kongsberg Maritime Inc. (or KUTL) requires all U.S. new hires to be fully vaccinated. All job offers will be contingent upon providing proof of vaccination on or before the first day of employment.

Work location

US - New Orleans, Louisiana

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.

WORLD CLASS – through people, technology and dedication

 

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Reference No.:

VR2289

Job type:

Regular

Working hours:

Full-time

Application deadline:

08/12/2022

Location:

New Orleans, LA

Office address:

Various US Locations 77042 Houston