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Fort Lauderdale, FL, US

Function:  Engineering
Job Category:  Engineering

Jr. Project Engineer

Wärtsilä is an innovative technology company known for being a forerunner in the Marine and Energy markets. Every day, we – Wärtsilians - put our hearts and minds into turning Wärtsilä's purpose of enabling sustainable societies with smart technology, and our Smart Marine and Energy visions into reality.

We want to transition the world towards a cleaner future. By pushing the boundaries of engineering and technology, we can make it work. Together, we can create new business opportunities and more sustainable future that we can all be proud of.  Want to join the ride?



Jr. Project Engineer


We are looking for a Jr. Project Engineer to join our dynamic engineering team.


As a Jr. Project Engineer, you will focus on these responsibilities:
• Assist with project management activities from the beginning to the end of the project, which includes:
• Procurement and contractor’s management, activity coordination with operational and logistic departments.
• Quality assurance during the project, cooperation with the quality department. Hardware and software testing.
• Project risk planning assessment and control for pre-emptive and corrective actions to mitigate or minimize potential risks impact.
• Help identify and resolve issues and conflicts within the project team.
• Proactively manage changes in project scope, schedule & cost, identify potential risks and devise contingency plans.
• Responsible for the assembly and setup of projects in the office and the field.
• Support warehouse operations dealing with project management.
• Perform electronic and electric wiring of low voltage systems for our systems.
• All other project management activities as assigned.


To be successful in this role, we expect you to have:
• Must possess basic electronics experience.
• Ideal candidate will need to have basic networking experience.
• General IT knowledge working with Windows operating system.
• Maritime and simulation experience a plus but not required.
• Ability to travel up to 50% of the time.


Why you and us
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.
If you feel excited by being a part of this working environment and think your personal skills and qualities match the job requirements, we look forward to receiving your job application.

Successful applicant must be authorized to work in the USA without sponsorship.
We look forward to hearing from you. Qualified candidates must apply online: http://www.wartsila.com/en/careers/vacancies.
Wärtsilä North America values our employees. We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.   Wärtsilä North America is an EOE/AA employer.



Last application date: 10/12/2021

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 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 2020, Wärtsilä’s net sales totalled EUR 4.6 billion with approximately 18,000 employees. The company has operations in over 200 locations in more than 70 countries around the world. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki. Find out more:  www.wartsila.com .

Nearest Major Market: Fort Lauderdale
Nearest Secondary Market: Miami