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Houston, US

Function:  Quality & Operational Development
Job Category:  Other

Facility Attendant

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 with smart technology, and our Smart Marine and Energy visions 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 cleaner 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?




We are looking for a Facility Attendant to join our fast-paced, international, multi-cultural companyThis position will be located in Houston, Texas.


What will you be doing:


As Facility Attendant, you will manage general office activities, maintenance and repair of the facility and its infrastructure.


The Ideal candidate is a self-motivated individual that has great communication and coordination skills.


Main Responsibilities:

  • Conduct orientation of employee and contractors in regards to safety and environmental practices
  • Support with the execution of safety, health, and environment inspections and safety walks throughout the location..
  • Prepare and coordinate building maintenance, inspections and facility status for compliance with corporate guidelines.
  • Assist in the coordination and setup of local events hosted within the facility.
  • Coordinate the activities of the courier services related to administrative activities.
  • Generating and oversight of Purchase Requisition and Purchase orders in company purchasing portal.
  • Evaluate request for repairs from internal stakeholders and execute as needed
  • Order and maintain inventory of facility supplies as needed.
  • Able to work with external vendors coordinating work within the facility


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

  • Ability to communicate verbal and written with external and internal contacts with a courteous and professional manor
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Outlook, MS Teams, Word, Excel etc.).
  • Desire to work in a fast-paced international, multi-cultural company.
  • Strong time management and organizational skills.
  • General knowledge of safety and environmental regulations a plus
  •  Ability to successfully pass background check.
  • Candidate must have common maintenance skills

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.


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


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



Last application date: 28/01/2022

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 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.

Nearest Major Market: Houston