Business:  MacGregor
Job Function:  Service

Averoy, NO

Service Technician


MacGregor is a leader in sustainable maritime cargo and load handling with a wide portfolio of products, services and solutions. Building on our extensive oil & gas expertise, we are developing a strong position as a provider of offshore renewable energy solutions.

Shape your journey onboard and offshore with us


We are currently seeking a motivated and skilled Service Technician to join our dedicated team in the Global Service Division (GSD) at Averøya. Our Service Technicians are responsible for conducting service, repair, and maintenance tasks on fishing and research vessels, either onboard or in our workshop. This work covers a wide range of MacGregor products, as well as third-party equipment when necessary.


As a Service Technician you will ensure that the work is carried out efficiently, accurately, in a friendly manner and supporting management and the rest of the organisation in necessary areas. Your responsibilities will include contributing to the achievement of overall service goals and budgets.


Our ideal candidate is either an experienced service technician with a background in electrical or automation engineering, or a promising mechanical professional in the early stages of their career who has a strong interest in or the ability to learn about automation and electrical systems.


Main tasks and responsibilities:


  • Professionally supervise and/or perform service activities (refurbishment, upgrades, inspections and preventative maintenance) on MacGregor and equivalent equipment
  • Establish and maintain good relationships with both internal and external customers
  • Comply with all relevant health, safety, environment and quality (QHSE) requirements 
  • Recognize service and spares sales opportunities and communicate that to the relevant persons
  • Awareness of the profitability in the department


What you’ll need to succeed:


  • Technical education/college level or similar relevant experience
  • Competencies or educated within Automation/Software/Electrical engineering is an advantage
  • Minimum 2 years experience
  • Analytical mindset
  • Proactive
  • A can do attitude and eager to learn
  • Flexible and willingness to travel
  • English and Norwegian language and communication skills


What do we offer:


  • Interesting and varied work in an international, dynamic and multidisciplinary environment
  • Inclusive and multi-cultural working environment
  • Flexible working hours and hybrid work - according to agreement
  • Competitive salary, good pension scheme and health insurance
  • MacGregor Norway AS is a member of the joint Arrangement for AFP

You will be part of


By joining MacGregor, you will be able to work closely with leading industry professionals, developing and implementing new concepts that set the standards in the maritime transportation and offshore industries. We offer our employees the opportunity to be part of a truly global organization leveraged upon our shared values of Integrity, Quality and Safety. With us you will be part of a collaborative working culture with challenges and opportunities to further develop yourself professionally.

Interested to join?


If you are excited about this opportunity - please submit your application today!


For more information regarding the position, please contact Oddleif Tornes, Operations Superintendent


Phone: +47 977 26 555



MacGregor is part of Cargotec


MacGregor shapes the offshore and marine industries by offering world-leading engineering solutions and services with a strong portfolio of MacGregor, Hatlapa, Porsgrunn, Pusnes and Triplex brands. Shipbuilders, owners and operators are able to optimise the lifetime profitability, safety, reliability and environmental sustainability of their operations by working in close cooperation with MacGregor.

MacGregor solutions and services for handling marine cargoes, vessel operations, offshore loads,crude/LNG transfer and offshore mooring are all designed to perform with the sea.


MacGregor is part of Cargotec. Cargotec's (Nasdaq Helsinki: CGCBV) sales in 2022 totalled approximately EUR 4 billion and it employs around 11,500 people.