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Cabo de Santo Agostinho, BR

Function:  Contract Delivery
Job Category:  Support Functions

Plant Technician

We are looking for a motivated professional who is focused on working with excellence and safety to be part of our team!


Main responsibilities


  • Identify the operation and maintenance priorities verified during the shift change together with his shift supervisor;
  • Distribute the activities among each member of the team aiming at the availability of equipment, in order to meet the goals established in accordance with the rules and procedures inherent to the process
  • Fill out and close maintenance service orders in the system for the purpose of monitoring the actions performed;
  • Guide employees on solving technical problems when necessary;
  • Report data related to the operation and maintenance of thermoelectric plants, through hourly readings and daily closing.
  • Monitor control systems used in thermoelectric plants;
  • Take care of the parts and equipment under his/her responsibility, as well as guaranteeing the housekeeping of the areas involved in the process;
  • Assist the shift supervisor in their assignments and tasks when necessary.
  • Train and develop the members of the team, through didactic and practical explanations, ensuring the qualification of your team members and the growing and constant evolution of the required skills and competences.
  • Complying with and enforcing Corporate and Quality, Environment, Health and Safety policies, rules, procedures and guidelines, observing information, guidelines, documents and technical specifications.



  • Complete Technical Training - Mechanics, Electrical or Electrotechnical and others authorized by current legislation;
  • Active CREA/CFT required;
  • Basic English desirable;
  • Fluent or Native Portuguese;
  • User-level computing (Word, Excel, Outlook);
  • Knowledge of operation of thermoelectric power plants.



Last application date: 28/06/2022

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Wärtsilä Energy leads the transition towards a 100% renewable energy future. We help our customers in decarbonisation by developing market-leading technologies. These cover future-fuel enabled balancing power plants, hybrid solutions, energy storage and optimisation technology, including the GEMS energy management platform. Wärtsilä Energy’s lifecycle services are designed to increase efficiency, promote reliability and guarantee operational performance. Our track record comprises 74 GW of power plant capacity and more than 80 energy storage systems delivered to 180 countries around the world. 

Wärtsilä is a global leader in innovative technologies and lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. We emphasise innovation in sustainable technology and services to help our customers continuously improve their environmental and economic performance. Our dedicated and passionate team of 17,000 professionals in more than 200 locations in 68 countries shape the decarbonisation transformation of our industries across the globe. In 2021, Wärtsilä’s net sales totalled EUR 4.8 billion. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki. Find out more at