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Cabuyao, PH

Function:  Engineering
Job Category:  Engineering

PLC Superintendent

Wärtsilä is leading the transition towards a 100% renewable energy future. We Wärtsilians help our customers unlock the value of energy transition by optimizing their energy systems and future-proofing their assets. Did you know Wärtsilä has delivered 74 GW of power plant capacity and more than 80 energy storage systems in 180 countries around the world?

In this fast changing world of energy, we are constantly on the lookout for future-oriented talent to join our team and to work towards enabling sustainable societies through innovation in technology and services - together. Want to join the ride?


What are your main tasks and responsibilities?

  • Plan, lead and manage operation and maintenance activities at the plant and assigned team.
  • Ensure that the performance targets of the plant are reached according to the contract.
  • Ensure competent resources and competence development within assigned team.
  • Ensure that the condition of the plant and equipments are according to applicable guidelines and policies and take corrective actions when needed.
  • Ensure that the work is executed at plant according to Wartsila Quality, Health Safety and Environmental guidelines and customer site procedures.
  • Implement Contract Management actions plans, processes and guidelines in the assigned responsibility area.
  • Prepare reports, plan and budget as instructed by the Contract Manager.
  • Identify and actively seek to improve operational and maintenance reliability and availability of the plant.
  • Develop the operation working routines at the plant.  
  • Maintain good internal and external stakeholder relationships.


What do we expect from you?

  1. Education:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or equivalent combination of education and experience.


           B. Experience:

  • Eight to ten (8-10 years') experience in technical department, including multiple years of people management experience
  • Computer literate


          C.  Skills:

  • Excellent interpersonal, written and oral communication skills
  • Excellent analytical skills to be able to interpret data.
  • Good problem-solving skills to gather and analyze information.
  • Ability to communicate effectively across all operational levels of the organization as well as with employees and customers
  • Effective interpersonal skills, with the ability to present recommendations and ideas and to summarize issues.
  • Ability to work effectively under pressure in a time-sensitive environment with shifting priorities and multiple deadlines.
  • The following technical skills, engine knowledge (installation based), turbocharges, electrical systems, engine control systems, auxiliary systems, measurement systems, vibration technology and safety and environmental knowledge


Why you and us?

We at Wärtsilä believe in empowerment, ownership and taking responsibility of our work. We support each other’s growth and co-creation is the true basis of our innovation. We have courage to see opportunities and take initiative.


We are authentic and honest and we strongly believe in that by being your own true self you can accomplish so much more. We want everyone to voice their opinions freely. That is why we have built an environment that empowers you and everyone around you, and where you can feel safe and cared for. Are you eager to be part of this ambition?


Contact & next steps

Does this sound like the job for you? If yes, we hope to hear from you before the application deadline 18th August 2022 by submitting your application through our careers portal. We receive your application only via our career’s portal and your email with the application will be deleted due to data privacy without notice to you. We aim to keep you updated on the process all the way.


In case you have any questions about the open position, please contract Manolito Ambowang, Field Service and Workshop Manager ( with any questions related to this position (only for questions from direct job applicants, applications through email will not be recorded or responded to).


Please apply by 18th August 2022 at 23:59 GMT+8. Our recruiting tool recognizes the time zone where the job ad has been published and closes the application period according to same time zone.


At Wärtsilä we value, respect and embrace all our differences, and are committed to diversity, inclusion and equal employment opportunities; everyone can be their true self and succeed based on their job-relevant merits and abilities.

This is Wärtsilä

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