Job details

Automation Service Engineer

Career level
Entry (0-2 years), Middle (2-5 years)
Employment type
Full time
Spoken languages
English - Advanced
* all languages are compulsory
Number of vacancies

Join the team of highly skilled and passionate mariners!

Høglund Marine Solutions is a specialist integrator of automation and energy solutions. Our solutions are known to be user-friendly, environmentally safe and cost-efficient over the lifetime of the vessel. Customers of Høglund can expect responsive support by a highly skilled, hands-on technical team.

Høglund’s head office is located in Tønsberg, Norway. Our branch offices are found in Hamburg (Germany), Galati (Romania), Wuhan (China), Helskinki (Finland) and Coimbatore (India).

Your key countabilities:

  • Service and commissioning of automation systems world-wide
  • Handle customer inquiries, service and support through remote connection, rotational duty phone
  • Take part in engineering of new deliveries when needed
  • Conduct system tests, prepare and perform FATs

Qualifications and experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in automation, diploma in automation, ship electrician or similar
  • Good communication skills
  • Fluency in English verbal and written
  • Experience from maritime industry, technical and industrial plants is an advantage
  • Experience with PLC programming and industrial HMI/Scada
  • Experience with ABB Compact Control Builder, 800xA, AC800M, and S800 is an advantage
  • Interest in the Maritime industry
  • Driver’s license
  • Be granted visa for most countries in the world

Your mindset:

  • Act on own initiative, make things happen and accept responsibility for the results
  • Find solutions to complex problems
  • Communicate in a clear, precise and structured way
  • Willing and eager to travel to distant locations on short notice


What you can expect:

  • Competitive salary and benefit packages
  • Flexible work hours
  • Possibility to work with sustainable and exciting solutions for the future
  • A “can do” and “customer first” working atmosphere

The application will be reviewed and relevant candidates contacted continuously.