Winterthur Gas & Diesel Ltd (WinGD) is looking to hire a marine fuels professional who, amongst other responsibilities, would contribute to fuels and lubricant related projects and participate in international congresses and working groups.
WinGD) is a leading developer of two-stroke low-speed gas and diesel engines used for propulsion power in merchant shipping. WinGD’s target is to set the industry standard for reliability, efficiency and environmental friendliness. WinGD provides designs, licences and technical support to manufacturers, shipbuilders and ship operators worldwide. The engines are manufactured under licence. WinGD has its headquarters in Winterthur, Switzerland, where its activities were founded in 1898, and employs about 350 people worldwide.
The scope of the advertised role for a fuels and lubricants specialist is as follows:
Responsibilities • Cylinder oil and system oil validation • Contact to lube / fuel oil industry • Participation in international congresses / working groups • Contribution to internal and external lube / fuel oil related documents / guidelines • Consultant in lube and fuel related questions of internal / external customers • Contribution to fuel and lubricant related projects • Active and close cooperation with research teams developing combustion chamber components • Studies of impacts on components considering the use of new fuels / lubricants • Initiation and follow-up of lab / field tests • Analysis of lab / field test results.
Requirements • Profound knowledge in fuel and lube oil chemistry • Knowledge of marine industry • Chemist, Chemical or Mechanical Engineer MSc, PhD or equivalent • Background in oil / fuel development • English spoken and written • Knowledge of German advantageous.
Our offer • Dynamic working environment • Extraordinary and attractive products • Multi-cultural and interdisciplinary teams • Modern working conditions • Advanced training.
For additional information about this position and Winterthur Gas & Diesel Ltd. please contact the Line Manager Mr. Konrad Räss (+41 52 262 24 59).
If you are interested in this position, please apply here.
For further information about Winterthur Gas & Diesel Ltd. (WinGD), visit www.wingd.com.