Service and Commissioning Engineer to Caterpillar Propulsion.


Lisa Pettersson,
Application deadline:
Job type:
full time
Type of employment:
Västra Götalands län, 
Göteborg kommun
Fordon & marin

Job description.

Do you like to travel and experience new places and cultures? Would you like to combine your passion with your work? Are you a technical person that also has the ability to work hands-on? If yes, then this role as a Service Engineer at Caterpillar Propulsion applies to you.


 In this role you will be responsible for commissioning, start-up and testing of mainly control systems, but also mechanical jobs on new building projects all over the world. 

This role also involves troubleshooting, emergency repairs and sea trials.

In order to be successful in this role it is important to have high communication and social skills since you will be monitoring and coordinating the job with the customer and shipyard on site. As a person you are thorough and define yourself as a person with high working ethics. You are also expected to have good knowledge of both marine mechanical repairs and electronic repairs.

Scope of work.

What’s in it for you? 
 A flexible, exiting role that gives you the opportunity to travel all over the world and experience new places. You will have good economic benefits and be part of a small, familiar company in a global organization.
 Location: Hönö, Gothenburg
 Extension: Full-time consultant through Randstad Engineering, at the end of the assignment there is a high probability that a permanent position will be offered from Caterpillar.


  • Preferably you have a bachelor’s degree in electrical or automation engineering
  • Highly skilled in troubleshooting
  • High analytic ability
  • A genuine interest for technology and machinery and the ability to work hands-on
  • A flexible personality with high ability to take own initiatives
  • A person who likes to solve problems independently with a great deal of responsibility
  • Good knowledge in English, both written and spoken
  • Good knowledge in administration and documentation


Deadline for applications: 2019.11.22 
Selection and interviews are done continuously. The positions may be filled before closing date, so apply as soon as possible.

Contact consultant manger Lisa Pettersson for more information at

about Caterpillar Propulsion Production AB.

Caterpillar Propulsion started out as a small Swedish shipyard in 1912 and is today a full-scale global operation and part of Caterpillar Marine. The Company develop and produce high performance propellers and propulsion systems for commercial ships and workboats around the globe – with a focus on controllable pitch propellers, thrusters, and control systems. Caterpillar Propulsion have production facilities in Sweden and Singapore and marketing offices around the globe. For more information regarding Caterpillar Propulsion and what we do, have a look: