Lahore, PK

Function:  Contract Delivery
Job Category:  Engineering

Control Room Operator

Wärtsilä is leading the transition towards a 100% renewable energy future. We Wärtsilians help our customers unlock the value of energy transition by optimizing their energy systems and future-proofing their assets. Did you know Wärtsilä has delivered 74 GW of power plant capacity and more than 80 energy storage systems in 180 countries around the world?

In this fast-changing world of energy, we are constantly on the lookout for future-oriented talent to join our team and to work towards enabling sustainable societies through innovation in technology and services - together. Want to join the ride? 


Main responsibilities

  • Be able to start and synchronize DGs, STG and HRSG.
  • Should have clear understanding of PPA and related clauses.
  • Be able to communicate with NPCC/RCC regarding Dispatch instructions and Isolations/Deisolation as and when required.
  • Analyze all trends of different sensors reading and plant parameters.
  • Reset alarmed equipment on plant panels, be able to identify the alarms which occurred in the electric panels and equipment protection and to correct all abnormalities that occur in this equipment.
  • Report to shift / electrical engineer in case of any abnormality.
  • Take active part in trouble shooting and maintenance jobs during shift.
  • Attend all control room activities.
  • Follow all safety regulations.
  • Carry out any other job assigned to him from time to time.
  • Monitor all parameters of engine and auxiliaries during operation.
  • Assist shift / electrical engineer for operation and maintenance.
  • Be able to identify and locate all existing sensors and transmitters of pressure and temperature of the engines and their auxiliary equipment, knowing how to test them and to substitute them if necessary.
  • Maintain logbook history related to control room activities.
  • Utilize tools, equipment, accessories in such a manner to maximize useful operating life.
  • Be able to start the local and remote engines and to synchronize them and present immediate solutions of protection of the equipment in cases of possible flaws.
  • Must have clear understanding of Maximo and SDXP portals.
  • Must be capable of performing trending and analyzing of different operational parameters.


Location : AGL Rawalpindi


Qualification: DAE – Electrical with 6 years of relevant experience

Key Skills required:

  1. Hands on experience on WOIS & WISE
  2. Understanding of workplace safety
  3. Good communication
  4. Knowledge of MS Office
  5. Reporting & Analysing Skills
  6. Coaching Skills
  7. Problem Solving & Decision Making
  8. Process Development Knowledge
  9. Quality Health Safety & Environment Awareness


Why you and us:

We at Wärtsilä believe in empowerment, ownership and taking responsibility of our work. We support each other’s growth and co-creation is the true basis of our innovation. We have courage to see opportunities and take initiative. We are authentic and honest, and we strongly believe in a diverse and inclusive work community where everyone can be their true self. We don’t always get it right the first time, and if mistakes are made, we make sure to learn and grow from them. We want everyone to voice their opinions freely. That is why we have built an environment that empowers you and everyone around you, and where you can feel safe and cared for.

Are you eager to be part of this ambition?


How to apply:

Contact & next steps

Submit your application before the deadline through our Careers portal. Applications through email will not be considered. After submitting your application you’ll receive a confirmation email. We try our best to get back to everyone within 2-3 weeks after application deadline.

In case of any questions, reach out our Regional Talent Acquisition Team at careers@wartsila.com


Last application date: 22/05/2024

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 www.wartsila.com.