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Business:  MacGregor
Job Function:  Service

Kristiansand, NO Knarrevik, NO

Service Engineer


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 looking for a Service Engineer (Software) who will be responsible for the repair and maintenance work for MacGregor product range, plus 3rd party maker if needed.


Our professional team of service engineers ensure that the work is carried out efficiently, accurately and in a friendly manner. In addition to supporting management and rest of organization in necessary areas. You will also support Service overall goals and budgets, while ensuring that all activities comply with the Integrated Management System (IMS), QHSE and other rules and requirements according to MacGregor standards.


Main tasks and responsibilities:


  • Professionally supervise and perform service activities such as refurbishment, upgrades, inspections, preventative maintenance and corrective actions on MacGregor and equivalent equipment
  • Provide information and write reports as required
  • Cooperate with the local MacGregor service network
  • Follow and comply all site safety rules, agreed working practices and environmental requirements 
  • Recognize service and spares sales opportunities and communicate that to the relevant departments/persons
  • Support sales activities such as follow-up on leads and quotes while at site, as agreed with sales responsible
  • Job management of the subcontractors


What you’ll need to succeed:


  • Technical education Bachelors - or Technical college level within Mechatronics, Automation, Machine or similar relevant experience 
  • Relevant experience may compensate for lack of education
  • Previous experience with Siemens Step7, TIA, Omron, InTouch HMI and Drives
  • Interest in hydraulics would be beneficial
  • Ability to work independently
  • Good communication skills and ability to build networks
  • Willingness to travel is essential
  • Proficient in spoken and written English


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.


For more information on the position please contact Trond Karlsen, Operations Manager.

Phone: +4741570501




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 2020 totalled approximately EUR 3.3 billion and it employs around 11,000 people.