Site Resource Manager, Energy Solutions

Vacancy in Wärtsilä North America, Inc.

Position: Site Resource Manager
Reporting to: General Manager, Installation and Construction Services
Location: Houston

Wärtsilä Energy Solutions is a leading global energy system integrator offering a broad range of environmentally sound solutions. Our offering includes ultra-flexible internal combustion engine based power plants, utility-scale solar PV power plants, energy storage & integration solutions, 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 65 GW of installed power plant capacity in 177 countries around the world.
Wärtsilä Projects is part of Wärtsilä Energy Solutions. In Wärtsilä Projects we construct power plants (10-500 MW) around the world.
Application deadline 2018-01-31
Position description Wärtsilä Energy Solutions, Installation and Construction Services is seeking a qualified candidate to fill the Site Resource Manager position. The Site Resource Manager will report directly to the General Manager, Installation and Construction Services. The position will be based in Houston, Texas. This position offers you an opportunity to use and enlarge your expertise in an international and dynamic environment.

We offer you an interesting position with people of different cultural backgrounds and a possibility to work with a successful global team in an international company.
Responsibilities The Site Resource Manager will have the following duties and responsibilities:
•Develop, Lead and Manage an efficient, competent and engaged site resource team in USA
•Competence development of site resources to meet market demands
•Cooperate with General Manager and project teams in order to ensure the right resource for every position at sites
•Utilizing the site resources in a fair and cost-effective way
•Follow and coach site personnel at sites
•Site resource planning for USA projects
•Ensure customer satisfaction in all activities
•Monitor own team KPI’s
•Technical and administrative support for site personnel
•Screening and developing of external manpower company network in USA
•Participating in negotiations with external manpower companies
•Working within an organization with cross business functions
•Support personnel with Work Permit and Visa processes
•Developing and improving processes related to site resources
•Participating in Site Resource planning meetings
•Ensure compliance to Wärtsilä safety protocols
•Maintain inventory and control of tools
Requirements •Good leadership, communication, team building and negotiation skills
•Communication skills, ability to deal with people of different nationality
•A team player and people manager
•Experience in team development
•Structured, proactive and solution-oriented
•Confident manner with hands-on mentality
•M.Sc. of B.Sc. in Engineering
•Prior field experience
•Problem solving skills
•Working experience in similar tasks preferred
•Willingness to learn and adapt new technologies
•Site and Commissioning Management knowledge
•Ability and willingness to travel
•Cross functional experience
•Technical knowledge of Wärtsilä products and power plants is an advantage
•Motivation to learn and grow professionally
•Flexibility and dedication
Contact person to give further information Kari Jakku,
Stig Prost,

We look forward to hearing from you. Qualified candidates must apply online

Wärtsilä North America values our employees. We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package. Wärtsilä North America is an EOE/AA employer.

Country USA
Job area Project Management