Superintendent

Vacancies in Wartsila North America, Inc.

2 Position: Superintendent Propulsion
Reporting to: Field Service Manager, Propulsion
Preferred Location: Houston, TX, New Orleans, LA or Ft. Lauderdale, FL

Successful applicant must be authorized to work in the USA without sponsorship.

Wärtsilä in Brief:
Wärtsilä is a global leader in complete lifecycle power solutions for the marine and energy markets. By emphasizing technological innovation and total efficiency, Wärtsilä maximizes the environmental and economic performance of the vessels and power plants of its customers.
Application deadline 2017-08-21
Position description Superintendent Engineer specializing in Non-Wartsila Equipment.
Global Focus on leading and training local resources in non-OEM products.
Working on-site both within Wartsila facilities as well as on customer premises globally.
Responsibilities • Lead on site work with teams of internal and external manpower.
• Interface with customer on a daily basis and manage on-site activities.
• Hands-on execution of overhauls of propulsion equipment.
• Train local resources in the proper procedures and ways of working.
• Perform on-site inspections and based on these inspections advise customer on possible maintenance, repairs or retrofits on propulsion related equipment.
• Participate with improvement of new products.
• Identify failures, making adjustments, assist on (sea) trial runs and testing of propulsion equipment according to instructions and protocols
• Promote Wartsila Products and Services.
• Prepare timesheets, service reports and travel expenses on time and with expected Wartsila quality
• Provide internal and external work reports according to Wartsila standards.
Requirements Personal Skills:
• Ability to read and understand Mechanical/electrical drawings
• Extensive Knowledge of ships propulsion related equipment
• Knowledge of hydraulic equipment
• Knowledge of Mechanical equipment
• Knowledge of pneumatic systems
• Knowledge of metric system
• Leadership skills
• Willingness and ability to work away from home for more than 250 Days per year.

Education:
Bachelor's degree in general technical field.

Experience:
• Mid-level Technical schools or Vocational (preferably Mechanical engineering) and several (min 5-7 years) related experience as a:
• Mechanical Superintendent on Propulsion products (Transverse Thrusters, Azimuth Thrusters, and/or Controllable Pitch Propellers.)
Country USA
Job area Service Delivery

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