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Helsinki, FI Vaasa, FI

Function:  Quality & Operational Development
Job Category:  Students & Graduates

On-call trainee

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 through innovation in technology and services into reality. Our ultimate aim is to provide increased value to both our customers and society. New, game-changing ideas and continuous improvement have been part of our DNA since 1834. Together, we can create new business opportunities and more sustainable future that we can all be proud of. 

We want to transition the world towards a decarbonised and sustainable future. By pushing the boundaries of engineering and technology, we can make it work. We are always on the lookout for future-oriented talent – want to join the ride?


Are you one of our new colleagues as on-call trainee?


We are looking for two on-call trainees to our Central Supply Management team.


Location for the position is in Helsinki or Vaasa (Finland).


What do we expect from you?

What will help you in your work: You have knowledge in supply chain management, and importantly, you are ready to learn more. You have a mindset for problem-solving. You are fluent in English. You are able to you use MS Office tools (Email, Word, Excel) to support your work and have basic knowledge of SAP. You are curious, you dare to go into “cold water”, try out new ways to do things, to learn – every day.


What can you expect?
Picture yourself as part of our team: You handle tasks jointly as a member of our on-call trainee team of four. The tasks are in our team's areas and depend on your knowledge and experience. Some are bigger assignments where you are working closely with others, some are smaller tasks that you carry out mainly on your own. The assignments are mainly of project nature, having a start and end date. You have a way to express matters clearly to others, as you will be in touch with persons also from different countries.


Who are we?
The Central Supply Management team has a global role in Wärtsilä supply chain management.
We create value to Wärtsilä through developing globally aligned processes, tools and competences, and providing expertise support through user support, coaching and training. We work with colleagues in all Business units, especially in sourcing, operative purchasing, project management, product management and technical expertise, including also colleagues in the indirect purchasing function.


Central Supply Management has ownership globally in Wärtsilä supply chain management for the following:

  • Sourcing to Contract process framework and tools
  • Requisition to Pay process framework and tools
  • Supply chain performance (quality, delivery, cost) development methods and tools for supply chain
  • Reporting and Analytics for supply chain management
  • Dedicated focus on e-tools in all these areas


Did you get interested and want to know more? Are you hesitating on something above?

Reach out to: Carl-Erik Sandström,


We hope to hear from you before the application deadline 7.10.2022, through submitting your application through our career’s portal. We aim to keep you updated on the process all the way.


Last application date: 07/10/2022


All new Wärtsilä employees in Finland will attend occupational health check, including the drug test/screening. The legislation of the country followed when person is located outside of Finland.


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 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