Chief Project Engineer, Electrical

Wärtsilä Energy Solutions is a leading global system integrator offering a broad range of environmentally sound solutions. The company supplies ultra-flexible internal combustion engine based power plants and utility-scale solar PV power plants, as well as LNG terminals and distribution systems. The flexible and efficient Wärtsilä solutions provide customers with superior value and enable a transition to a more sustainable and modern energy system. As of 2017, Wärtsilä has 63 GW of installed power plant capacity in 176 countries around the world.
Application deadline 2017-08-20
Position description Wärtsilä Energy Solutions is now looking for an Electrical Chief Project Engineer to an experienced project team to execute demanding projects in challenging environment.

In this position you will be working with traditional Wärtsilä power plant projects, and as new, upcoming technologies are implemented, also storage and solar solutions are added to projects.

The position is located in Vaasa, Finland.
Responsibilities In this position you will

• Act as the safeguard of you own responsibility area making sure that work is executed according to contract / requirements, specifications, instructions and policies
• Plan the work with the total costs, schedule and customer needs in focus
• Be responsible for integration for own technical area, including integration engineering between cross functions and 3rd party equipment suppliers within technical area
• Have the technical ownership of project solution
• Manage project activities according to contract / requirements together with external vendors and internal team members
• Be accountable for:
- Technical solutions, supervision of ordered services, purchasing, quality, contract / requirement compliance, customer satisfaction, schedules and budget of duties assigned to you
- Having full control over the technical part of Wärtsilä scope of supply, from engineering to the hand-over
- Performing the project work in compliance with company project management methodology and business directives
- Reporting the status of your responsibility area to your superior periodically

Requirements • B.Sc. or M.Sc. in Engineering (Electrical/Automation)
• Experience with Projects and preferably understanding of projects in Americas area
• Experience in project management
• Procurement skills
• Skills in cost awareness & effectiveness
• Negotiation and presentation skills
• Problem solving and decision making skills
• Previous job experience from similar field of work
• Good skills in English (both written and spoken)
Contact person to give further information Jukka Lehtonen - Director, Project Management, Americas
Telephone: +358 40 519 0468

Ulf Stoor – Senior Project Manager
Telephone: +358 40 5383507
Country Finland
Job area Engineering