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Elmenhorst, DE

Function:  Manufacturing
Job Category:  Project Management

Manager Testfield and Commissioning (SOT) (m/f/d)

Wärtsilä is a world leader in marine technology and has the world’s widest portfolio and service network. We are leading the industry’s transformation towards a decarbonised and sustainable future. We at Wärtsilä Marine Systems are focusing on the latest and most efficient solutions, products and lifecycle services to support the vision for a safer, better, and more sustainable future for our customers. 

We want to change the course towards an interconnected and cleaner maritime future and 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. Are you ready to jump onboard?


We are always on the lookout for a talent with a growth mindset – are you the one? 
We are looking for a Manager Testfield and Commissioning (SOT) (m/f/d) with a main responsibility in manage and lead the testfield and commissionming. The preferred location for this position is in Rostock but also Hamburg are negotiable
Your role and responsibilities 


As a Manager Testfield and Commissioning (SOT) your work will include management, lead and optimization of the test field and commissioning with regard to processes, interfaces, tasks, technologies. Promotion of cooperation with adjacent departments and project organizations, design of interfaces. Personnel management and development, continuous capacity optimization. Activity in the test field, delivery to the customer and quality control. Reporting and controlling. The tasks can also be adjusted based on your individual skills and interests. You’ll be working as a part of a highly skilled, motivated and supporting team with diverse expertise.  


Requirements for the position 


  • Solid experience in the test field and/or Commissioning
  • Strong electrical background
  • Well-founded system knowledge of low voltage switchboards
  • Customer contact experience
  • Leadership skills
  • High willingness to travel (about 50 % of working time)


As an ideal candidate you might also have… 


  • Focus on work safety
  • Fluent in German and English 
  • Experience with complex projects
  • Team player skills
  • Remote leadership

Why you and us?  
You are valuated – as your true self. At Wärtsilä YOU matter. We value diversity and are committed in supporting inclusive work community.  


Your growth is supported. We believe in continuous learning & teamwork. Wärtsilian community has your back when it comes to development opportunities – so you can develop beyond your potential. 


You get to make a difference. Innovation and sustainability are important for us. Every day, we - Wärtsilians - put our hearts and minds into enabling sustainable societies through innovation in technology and services into reality.  
Contact & next steps 
Submit your application before the deadline through our Careers portal. Applications through email will not be considered. After submitting your application you’ll receive a confirmation email. We try our best to get back to everyone within 2-3 weeks after application deadline.  


Last application date: 01/01/2023 


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. 


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