Dhaka, BD

Function:  Contract Delivery
Job Category:  Support Functions

Assistant Engineer, O&M (Mech.)

Wärtsilä Energy leads the transition towards a 100% renewable energy future. We help our partners to accelerate their decarbonisation journeys through our market-leading technologies and power system modeling expertise. These cover decarbonisation services, future-fuel-enabled balancing power plants, hybrid solutions, energy storage, and optimization technology, including the GEMS Digital Energy Platform.


Did you know Wärtsilä has delivered 76 GW of power plant capacity and more than 110 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?

General Purpose of the role:

We are now looking for a Assistant Engineer, O&M (Mech.) aChhatak, 
Bangladesh who will be responsible for all technical preparation and execution of service-works in Power Plants and on-board ships.

Main responsibilities:

  • To perform mechanical work of gas and diesel engine power plant.
  • To perform and carry out schedule service of reciprocating engine based captive power plant. 
  • To carry out the service of cylinder head, liner honing, valve cutting, seating, piston servicing, main bearing, big end bearing LO pump, Charge air cooler servicing, fuel pump and fuel injection valve servicing, etc.  
  • To perform and carry out day to day unscheduled activities and fixing timely.
  • To perform and carry out all planned and unplanned jobs of plant's auxiliaries and utilities equipment (compressor, pump, cooling tower, radiator, piping systems, fire system, HIVAC etc).
  • To carry out rotating shift office Day-Evening and Night basis.
  • To ensure shift watch keeping, monitoring, data collection and analysis, shift reporting and maintain & reporting consumption of lube oil diesel, gas and all consumables to be used in the plant.
  • To carry out all shift unplanned maintenance and fixing day to day.
  • To perform different schedule of maintenance of gas engine, diesel engine, different type of auxiliary i.e. start air compressor, instrument air compressor, radiator, cooling tower, black start generator, charge air filter, gas handling equipment, diesel fuel handling equipment etc.
  • Have to basic knowledge of electrical function and control room activities and computerized system.
  • To have knowledge of fire protection & detection system and servicing.
  • To follow and maintain strictly companies all safety policy, rules and regulation for ensuring safe working for you and your team.
  • To follow and maintain companies all administrative rules and regulations.
  • Have to stay at plant site. Chhatak Town, Sunamgonj.
  • Identify and actively seek to improve operational reliability and availability of the plant.
  • Maintain good internal and external stakeholder relationships.
  • Coordinate maintenance time schedule taken into consideration operational requirements of the plant.
  • Ensure that the work is executed at plant according to company's Quality, Health, Safety and Environmental guidelines and customer site procedures as well as assigned operation plan.

You will shine in this role, when you have:

  • Education: Diploma in Mechanical engineering.
  • Experience: 3 years of working experience on Gas or HFO based powerplant operations /maintenance.


Other Skills:

  • Communication skills.
  • Teamwork skills.
  • Quality, safety & environmental skills.
  • Customer understanding.
  • Fluency in written & spoken English.
  • Proficiency in computer applications.


Job Location:  Chhatak

Why you and us:

We at Wärtsilä believe in empowerment, ownership, and taking responsibility for our work. We support each other’s growth and co-creation is the true basis of our innovation. We have the 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 a 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: 25/02/2024 


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 is a global leader in innovative technologies and lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. Our team of 17,000 professionals, in more than 200 locations in 68 countries, shape the decarbonisation transformation of our industries across the globe. Read more on www.wartsila.com