Valmet is the leading global developer and supplier of process technologies, automation and services for the pulp, paper and energy industries. We aim to become the global champion in serving our customers.

Valmet's strong technology offering includes pulp mills, tissue, board and paper production lines, as well as power plants for bioenergy production. Our advanced services and automation solutions improve the reliability and performance of our customers' processes and enhance the effective utilization of raw materials and energy.

Valmet's net sales in 2017 were approximately EUR 3.2 billion. Our more than 12,000 professionals around the world work close to our customers and are committed to moving our customers' performance forward - every day. Valmet's head office is in Espoo, Finland and its shares are listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki.

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Site Manager / Site Planner

Business line: Paper
Country: Finland
Location: Järvenpää
Job description: Are You a professional in site operations with a passion to do international projects, all over the world? Do You know how to lead projects efficiently and in a lean way, and are willing to develop your skills even further in that area? We are now looking for a Site Manager / Site Planner for Valmet´s Site Operations to be located in Järvenpää, Finland.

In this role You would be a part of the Site Operations team in Project Operations. Responsibilities for Site Operations as a function are sales support, resource planning and site execution at customer sites together with other Valmet functions.

Your main task will be executing Valmet customer sites according to given schedule and budget.
Your tasks during the site planning phase are sales support, project scheduling, site execution planning and cost estimation. Project planning also includes participating in customer meetings and in installation purchasing from subcontractors. During site phase You can be nominated to be responsible for site execution together with installation subcontractors, so that the schedule and budget targets are achieved.
Requirements: You have a suitable technical education, e.g. bachelor’s degree in engineering, and experience in similar tasks, preferably 5 years or more. You are a team player who can easily adapt to different cultures and working environments.

As we are working globally, You need to be fluent in English. German is seen as an advantage. MS Project is an essential skill to have or to develop.

In this position You will travel a lot, so you need to be flexible and willing to do work related travelling. Amount of traveling can be agreed.
We offer: In return, we offer you an interesting and varied job. Continuously changing projects keep you on the move and enable constant learning. You don't need to manage alone as you have a team with the best professionals in the business to support you.
Additional information: If you want to know more about this job opportunity, please contact Tarkko Lehtinen, Director, Site Operations, +358 400 908 167 or Pekka Liejumäki, Manager, Site Operations, +358 40 506 7134 between 13-15 on Fridays.

If we got your interest, please send your application via the link below soon, but no later than April 29, 2018.