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Chennai, IN

Function:  Contract Delivery
Job Category:  Engineering

Plant Incharge

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?


Job Location: Tuticorin, Tamil Nadu


Main Responsibilities:

  • Plan, lead and manage Operations and Maintenance activities at the O&M power plant along with assigned team.
  • Ensure that the performance targets are met in line with the long term agreement with customer.
  • Competence development of the team at plant.
  • Ensure plant and equipment condition are according to the applicable guidelines and policies of the agreement management.
  • Ensure to execute work at plant according to Wartsila quality, health safety and environmental guideline of customer and Wartsila.
  • Implement contract management action plans, process and guidelines in the assigned responsible area.
  • Implement safety guidelines and procedures and ensure that the team shall follow safety guidelines at all times.
  • Responsible for preparation of all reports, plans and budgets in line with agreement management guidelines and as per schedules.
  • Identify and actively seek to improve operational and maintenance reliability and availability of the plant.
  • Maintain excellent internal and external stakeholder relationship.


Desired Behaviours / Skills:

  • Achieving results
  • Making change happen
  • Decisiveness and action orientation
  • Planning and target setting
  • Developing self and others
  • Communication
  • Situational and cultural sensitivity
  • Business and Customer focus


Qualification & Experience:

Diploma or bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering with at least 7-10 years of experience in a managerial capacity.


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 a diverse and inclusive work community where everyone can be their true self. We don’t always get it right the first time, and if mistakes are made, we make sure to learn and grow from them. 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?


You will be a part of a global organization with local presence and work in an exciting and dynamic working environment with highly motivated and skilled co-workers. We offer interesting and challenging work tasks, as well as personal and professional development in a great team.


Last application date: 23/03/2023 


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 

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