Electrical Construction Manager

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. At the end of 2017, Wärtsilä had over 67 GW of installed power plant capacity in 177 countries around the world.
Application deadline 2018-04-26
Position description Wartsila Energy Solutions is looking for an Electrical Construction Manager. We offer you interesting work with people of different cultural backgrounds and a possibility to work with a successful global team in an international company.
Responsibilities The Role:
•Manage and lead electrical installation and commissioning activities at site.
•Lead electrical team at site.

Duties and Responsibilities:
•To plan and follow-up progress of electrical works at site.
•Proactively manage the scope of work, material flow and secure needed resources.
•Manage and guide subcontractors.
•To maintain good customer relations and team spirit at site.
•To follow the main schedule and prepare detailed electrical time schedule.
•To highlight the economical constructing and cost saving working procedures.
•To manage and maintain good reporting practices.
•To ensure that safety at electrical works is followed.
•To ensure that electrical as-built drawings are completed and communicated.

Construction, Installation
•To coordinate construction and installation works in cooperation with Civil and Mechanical disciplines.
•To arrange inspection of received material and goods at site.
•To review invoices from subcontractors and suppliers.
•Maintain records of change orders and claims.
•To organize and lead the electrical weekly site meetings.
•To ensure the quality control at site.
•To advise and support the client in planning, organizing and execution of tests.
•To safeguard the compliance with HSSE policies and minimize risks in electrical installation works.

Testing, Commissioning
•To manage and plan safe inspections and test procedures.
•Instruct and advise the supervisors and subcontractor to use accepted test and inspection methods and proper test equipment.
•To ensure testing of installed equipment and document test results.
•To safeguard the compliance with HSSE policies and minimize risks during test period.
•To manage punch list.
•To ensure that all required documents are submitted and signed by the client for taking over of the plant.
Requirements - Relevant engineering degree
- Good leadership, communication, team building and negotiation skills
- Willingness to learn and adapt new technologies
- Requires to work abroad 250-300 days annually
- Ability to adjust to a wide range of conditions and cultural environments
- Project Management knowledge is an advantage
- Good command of English, both oral and written
- Other languages are seen as an advantage

- Working experience in similar tasks preferred
Contact person to give further information Kari Jakku
General Manager, Commissioning Management & Americas
Installation and Construction Services, Energy Solutions

We look forward to hearing from you. Qualified candidates must apply online http://www.wartsila.com/en/careers/vacancies.

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