Houston, US

Function:  Project Management
Job Category:  Project Management

Electrical Supervisor

Wärtsilä Energy Storage & Optimization (ES&O) is the leading global energy storage optimizer. Our mission is to deliver integrated energy solutions that build a resilient, intelligent, and flexible energy infrastructure - unlocking the way to an optimized renewable future. By integrating renewables, energy management technology, and storage with traditional energy resources, we reinvent clean energy production from the largest and most complex grids to the most remote and essential microgrids. We play a key role in Wärtsilä’s vision towards a 100% renewable energy future through flexibility, reliability, and integration for a more sustainable world for us all.


If you are a dynamic and energetic person and enjoy working in a challenging and exciting multicultural environment, are a team player who is creative and thinks outside the box, constantly seeking to improve performance by setting and exceeding your targets, read on!


As an Electrical Supervisor – Installation and Commissioning your main responsibility is to manage the electrical works at site in collaboration with other stakeholders. In this position you will be working with the newest renewable technologies. This position offers you an opportunity to use and enlarge your expertise in an international and dynamic environment with a successful global team, where many different nationalities, languages and cultures are involved.


As an Electrical Supervisor you will focus on these responsibilities:


  • Plan and follow-up progress of electrical works at site.
  • Proactively manage the scope of work, material flow and secure needed resources.
  • Manage and guide subcontractors.
  • Plan and coordinate activities with the subcontractors and monitor the progress accordingly.
  • Follow and provide input to the project time schedule.
  • Maintain good customer relations at site.
  • Highlight the economical constructing and cost saving working procedures.
  • Manage and maintain good reporting practices.
  • Ensure that electrical as-built drawings are completed and communicated.
  • Safeguard the compliance with HSSE policies and minimize risks in electrical installation and commissioning.


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


  • Bachelor’s degree, Technical degree with at least 5 years of experience or higher in Electrical Engineering  
  • Ability to travel (up to 75%)


Last application date: 04/10/2023 


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.


A successful candidate will have the ability to travel to other countries.


We look forward to hearing from you. Qualified candidates must apply online: https://www.wartsila.com/careers


Individuals hired for positions that require on-site customer interactions and/or in-person travel may be required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or other country-specific vaccinations, unless otherwise prohibited by law.  


Wärtsilä North America values our employees. We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package. Wärtsilä North America is an EOE/AA employer. 





Nearest Major Market: Houston