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Primary Location: 

Finland - Vaasa, FI

Function:  Engineering
Job Category:  Engineering

Project Engineer, Electrical or Automation

Wärtsilä is leading the transition towards a 100% renewable energy future. As an energy system integrator, we – Wärtsilians - understand, design, build and serve optimal power systems for future generations. Our solutions provide the needed flexibility to integrate renewables and secure power system reliability. We support our customers over the lifecycle of their installations with services that enable increased efficiency and guaranteed performance. Did you know that Wärtsilä has 72 GW of installed power plant capacity in 180 countries around the world?

In this era of innovation and 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 with smart technology - together. Want to join the ride?


Wärtsilä Energy Business is looking for a Project Engineer, Electrical or Automation to plan and execute electrical works. Location for this position is Vaasa, Finland.
Main responsibilities


• Support project and sales teams with project specific Electrical & Automation design
• Carry out and co-ordinate assigned project activities, integration engineering and technical correspondence with internal team members, vendors, customers and cross functional stakeholders.
• Create project specific technical specifications and design requirements for purchasing purposes
• Carry out sub-supplier delivery and quality follow ups
• Act as stand-in for Chief Project Engineers
• Support site team during installation and commissioning


Development responsibilities


• Participate in developing and maintaining of tools and work methods in own responsibility area
• To give, collect and handle feedback regarding technical solutions and complaints
• Provide lessons learned initiatives for developing issues in own responsibility area




• BSc. or MSc. in Electrical or Automation Engineering.
• Being self-going, having team working skills, motivation to learn and grow professionally and willingness to travel as well as ability to understand and work with diverse cultures.
• Working experience is a benefit 
• Ability to communicate in English.


The solutions we develop together with our customers have an impact on how world trade, global energy supply and climate change evolve. Together with our customers, we make a true difference.


We have also other career possibilities open in our team. Please check also Chief Project Engineer’s position!


Please apply by 20th September, 2020. 
Contact person to give more information: 
Bo Nortamo 
Manager, Project Engineering Electrical & Automation 
+358 407361218


This is Wärtsilä

Wärtsilä is a global leader in smart technologies and complete lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. By emphasising sustainable innovation, total efficiency and data analytics, Wärtsilä maximises the environmental and economic performance of the vessels and power plants of its customers. In 2019, Wärtsilä’s net sales totalled EUR 5.2 billion with approximately 19,000 employees. The company has operations in over 200 locations in more than 80 countries around the world. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki. Find out more at www.wartsila.com