Gdynia, PL

Function:  Supply Chain Management
Job Category:  Support Functions

Quality Control (QC) Engineer

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 now looking for a Quality Control (QC) Engineer to join our team. The preferred location for the position is Gdynia, Poland 


What will you be doing


In this position, your work will include lead and manage the activities for the assigned area and create and implement the action plan for own area in co-operation with the business units. 


As Quality Control (QC) Engineer, your work will focus on these responsibilities: 


  • Enforce and contribute to continuously improve the QC and Expediting methods for the company supporting ongoing projects
  • Establish and follow up Inspection and Test Plans towards suppliers
  • Follow up ITP(s)
  • Report to each project during manufacturing process
  • Support Purchasing in verifying if reported progress is correct
  • Non-conformances to be logged when identified
  • Audit findings to be followed up on a regular basis
  • Actively participate to relevant meetings related to Project Kick offs, Procurement plans and Commodity teams
  • Plan and perform internal and external audits
  • Sourcing, Supplier Development and QC have joint responsibility to inform each other when projects plan to visit suppliers, such as PPM, FAT, inspection with or without client


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


Skills and Competencies:   


  • According to Competence Matrix, IFS, CRM


Desired Behaviours:


  • Achieving results
  • Making change happen
  • Proactiveness, decisiveness and action orientation
  • Planning and target setting
  • Developing self and others
  • Communication
  • Situational and cultural sensitivity
  • Business and Customer focus


Job Requirements general:


  • Cost awareness & Effectiveness
  • Cultural knowledge
  • Presentation skills
  • Wärtsilä quality, safety & environmental skills
  • Good English language skills
  • Problem solving and decision making
  • Lean philosophy

Management & Leadership:


  • Communication




  • Customer value understanding
  • Lifecycle cost understanding
  • Technical communication
  • Technical product & solution knowledge


Project Management:


  • Project Execution understanding


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? 


Last application date: 30/04/2023

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.

This is Wärtsilä

Wärtsilä Marine Systems supports customers with high quality products and lifecycle services related to the gas value chain, exhaust treatment, shaft line, underwater repair and electrical integrations. We are committed to providing the latest and most efficient solutions, in line with Wärtsilä’s vision for a safe and sustainable future for our customers, our communities and our planet. www.wartsila.com/marine 

Wärtsilä is a global leader in innovative technologies and lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. We emphasise innovation in sustainable technology and services to help our customers continuously improve their environmental and economic performance. Our dedicated and passionate team of 17,000 professionals in more than 200 locations in 68 countries shape the decarbonisation transformation of our industries across the globe. In 2021, Wärtsilä’s net sales totalled EUR 4.8 billion. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki. Find out more at www.wartsila.com.