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Huntingwood, AU

Function:  Service Delivery
Job Category:  Support Functions

Electrical Technician (Australian Certified)

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.


We want to transition the world towards a cleaner future. By pushing the boundaries of engineering and technology, we can make it work. Together, we can create new business opportunities and more sustainable future that we can all be proud of.  Want to join the ride?


What are your main task and responsibilities? 

•    Independently, or with team execute Field Service activities on electrical controls, LV, HV systems on Wartsila’s marine and power plant installations. 
•    Identify and locate all existing sensors and transmitters of engines and auxiliary equipment as well as test and substitute them if necessary 
•    Comply with all safety regulations (including isolation, lock out and tag out) and perform emergency procedures in order to protect personnel and equipment in case of damage or failure of safety devices.
•    Ensure that the working area, machines, auxiliary equipments and tools are kept in good and clean condition.
•    Identify and correct abnormalities of the engine excitation systems as well as the test the protection and supervision equipment of the system
•    Comply with all Field Service IM Tools such as mobility app, Service work reporting etc.
•    Supervise the tasks performed by Wartsila employees and subcontractors. 
•    Create work reports according to guideline.
•    Collect and organise timesheets and expense reports. Reporting and informing administrative personnel as required. 
•    Assist Maintenance Supervisor as required.
•    Ensure that the work is executed according to Wartsila Quality, Safety and Environmental guidelines and customer site procedures as well as assigned maintenance plan


What do we expect from you?
A.    Education:
•    Bachelor’s degree or equivalent with 3-5 years’ work experience 
•    Must have an Australian Certified Electrical Licence


B.    Technical Skills
•    Electrical Systems
•    Engine Control Systems 
•    Engine Knowledge 
•    Measurement equipment, Electrical
•    Technical drawings and flow charts
•    Troubleshooting 

•    Knowledge on large-scale battery energy storage systems.


C.    Other Skills 
•    Good Interpersonal and Communication skills
•    Cost awareness & effectiveness
•    Cultural knowledge
•    Presentation skills
•    Teamwork skills
•    Reporting and analysing skills
•    Training and development skills
•    Wartsila knowledge and business understanding skills
•    Wartsila Quality, safety & environmental skills
•    Fluency in written & spoken English and proficiency in computer applications.
Contact & next steps
Does this sound like the job for you? If yes, we hope to hear from you before the application deadline 30th April 2021 through submitting your application through our careers portal. We aim to keep you updated on the process all the way.


In case you have questions about the open position, please contact:
Gopi Duraikannan,
Field Service and Workshop Manager

We receive your application only via our careers portal, and your email with your application will be deleted due to data privacy without notice to you.
Please apply by 30th April 2021 at 23:59 GMT +11. Our recruiting tool recognizes the time zone where the job ad has been published and closes the application period according to same time zone.


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