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Gdansk, PL

Function:  Service Delivery
Job Category:  Other

Team Leader

Wärtsilä is leading the maritime industry’s transformation towards a decarbonised and sustainable future. We at Wärtsilä Marine Power are proud to offer our customers the world’s widest network of maritime expertise and the full portfolio from engines to lifecycle solutions. 

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 with smart technology - together. Are you ready to jump onboard?


We are now looking for a Team Leader to join our forward-looking GEO Service Pool team.  The position is permanent. The preferred location for the position is in Gdansk, Poland.

What will you be doing

As a Team Leader you will be the manager of a group of travelling service engineers and superintendents based in Gdansk/Poland. Their job is to provide service to our customers around the globe mainly on the ships and power plants. Your job is to motivate and develop our employees so that they will and can perform on a high level in order to achieve high customer satisfaction. The character of our business needs you to have good knowledge about Polish labor law and health & safety regulations.
Your main responsibilities will be to ensure that we allocate the right resources for best performance and ensure that the employees have the right competences and skill set. Meeting the Customer satisfaction and “first time right” attitude is our major goal.

You will shine in this role when you have:

good leadership skills meaning high moral and ethics, a capability of showing the right directions and stand for your decisions. You need to be able to listen and be open to changes. It is important that you are able to have a constructive dialogue with your employees and constantly drive the business forward.
We are looking for a person who understands Wärtsilä business and importance of our Customers. Since the Team Leaders belong to medium management, we expect them to understand and demonstrate their role as employer’s representative.
Since Poland is a part of GEO organization this job requires that you can work independently but also communicate and collaborate well in a matrix-organization.

To be successful in this role, we expect you to have:


  • Bachelor degree or higher

(Technical/engineer degree will be an advantage)

  • Leadership skills
  • Coaching skills
  • English language - proficient level
  • Computer skills
  • Planning skills
  • Managerial skills
  • Experience in PSM, SAP, Planning Board
  • Technical knowledge and experience on Wartsila engines as well as site experience will be one of the most welcomed decision factor.

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?

Contact & next steps

Does this sound like the job for you? If yes, we hope to hear from you before the application deadline 03/08/2021, through submitting your application through our careers portal.
Are you still wondering if you should apply and would like to get something clarified? Please reach out to Romaniak, Janusz, GM, FS Pool&Pool Development  through janusz.romaniak@wartsila.com with any questions related to this position (only for questions from direct job applicants, applications through email will not be recorded or responded to).
Please apply by 3rd of August at 23:59 EEST. Our recruiting tool recognizes the time zone where the job ad has been published and closes the application period according to same time zone.


Last application date: 03/08/2021

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 Marine Power leads the industry in its journey towards a decarbonised and sustainable future. Our portfolio of engines, propulsion systems, hybrid technology, and integrated powertrain systems deliver the reliability, safety, and environmental performance that Wärtsilä’s Smart Marine vision encompasses. We offer our customers performance-based agreements, lifecycle solutions, and an unrivalled global network of maritime expertise. www.wartsila.com/marine

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 at www.wartsila.com