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Mechanical Engineer

We are currently searching for Mechanical Engineers to increase the engineering capacity in our Subsea & Special purpose team. Our team develop, deliver, and maintain automated handling systems for deployment and recovery of manned and unmanned equipment and vehicles. The projects will vary from simple winch designs to complex winch and handling solutions including aftermarket upgrade projects.

In this role you will use your strong knowledge in deck handling equipment to contribute to develop and deliver the handling systems for the future. Our wide range of products will give you possibilities to personal development as a member of a highly skilled team.

Key accountabilities

  • Mechanical design and verification of winches and handling equipment
  • Provide technical capability and experience related to the products
  • Contribute to product maintenance and development, including technical documentation
  • Provide engineering support to activities related to manufacturing, purchase, and quality
  • Provide engineering support to our Sales and Contract Management teams
  • Collaborate with our aftermarket organization on product issues, and contribute to the resolution of customer issues

Qualifications and experience

  • Mechanical education at minimum bachelor level, and / or relevant experience
  • Additional hydraulic or structural calculation experience/competence is an advantage
  • Strong competence in mechanical 3D-design, preferably including FEA experience
  • Experience in use of PLM Tools – where Teamcenter is preferred
  • Good understanding of project requirements, flow through supply chain, manufacturing and service is preferred, and work experience from projects is an advantage

You are able to

  • Act on own initiative, make things happen and accepts responsibility for the results
  • Co-operate well with others, share knowledge, experience and information and support others in the pursuit of team goals
  • Use a methodical and systematic approach to deliver tasks on time, at budget and to the right quality
  • Be aware of own strengths and limitations and pursue learning opportunities


What we can offer you
With us, you will be offered a competitive salary and benefit packages with good development opportunities in an international environment. We have flexible work hours and holiday arrangements in addition to a good pension and insurance scheme. We offer an inspiring and safe work-environment and the possibility to work with sustainable and exciting solutions for the future.

Work location
Norway, preferably Aalesund, Hjørungavåg or Brattvåg

Point of contact
Anders Leine – Engineering Manager, +47 950 62 408

Johan Vestre - Vice President Subsea & Special Purpose, +47 992 64 360

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 Deck Machinery and Motion Control division owns, develops and delivers world class handling solutions, with focus on system solutions and integration driving increased efficiency in our customers' operations. The division is responsible for product and technology development, supply chain operations and project delivery for all Kongsberg Maritime’s winches and handling solutions.

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