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Primary Location: 

United Kingdom - Havant, GB

Function:  Engineering
Job Category:  Engineering

Senior Mechanical Projects Engineer


At Wärtsilä Seals & Bearings we enhance the business of our customers by providing integrated systems, packages and products that offer lifecycle efficiency, decreased costs and reduced risks through the provision of reliable and environmentally sustainable products.

The Engineering team is currently seeking a Senior Mechanical Projects Engineer to lead the full lifecycle development of projects within the Seals & Bearings ensuring fulfilment and customer acceptance.


The Senior Mechanical Projects Engineer will join the engineering team on an initial 24 month fixed term contract to support the delivery of a key project.

The role will be based out of our office in Havant, Hampshire United Kingdom.


What are your main tasks and responsibilities?

  • Review customer enquiries and provide effective and accurate advice and delivery in consultation with the wider time whilst ensuring all technical aspects of specified projects are fully identified and understood.
  • Lead the coordination and development of bid responses and supporting negotiation from a technical aspect.
  • Establish and maintain the work breakdown structure, contract means of compliance and risk register by obtaining relevant input by key stakeholders.
  • Implement and deliver assigned projects in scope of the agreed contracts.
  • Communicate and provide effective developments and improvements across engineering processes to enhance customer value proposition of seals and bearing products.
  • Pro-actively support and coach other team members.
  • Ensure compliance is maintained in line with ISO standards and correct health and safety practise and obligations are adhered to.


What do we expect from you?


  • A Degree in Mechanical Engineering or similar qualification is desired.
  • A strong and proven technical background within Mechanical Engineering function.
  • Understanding of effective planning, control and compliance planning.
  • Strong communicator with internal and external customers.
  • Commercially aware.
  • Sound analytical problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent attention to detail with a structure and methodical approach to work tasks.
  • An effective team player.
  • Knowledge of the Marine industry is desired.
  • Fluent in English, verbal and written.
  • The role will require international travel; therefore, you must hold a valid passport and be eligible to work within the UK.
  • This role requires base line security clearance.


What we offer you?


We have a competitive benefits package and encourage all of our employees to utilise the variety of training activities, learning solutions and self-study materials that we have to offer which supports the opportunity to further develop their talents and competencies within an international working environment.


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


Please apply by 14th October 2019.


Please be aware that many roles working for Wärtsilä UK Ltd will be subject to both security and export control restrictions.  These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and/or your place of birth may limit those roles that you can perform for the organisation.