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Primary Location: 

Madagascar - Fort Dauphin, MG

Function:  Contract Delivery
Job Category:  Engineering

Electrical Maintenance Supervisor

Wärtsilä has a strong market presence in the South and East Africa region. We provide optimal efficiency throughout the entire lifetime of our customers’ installations. Our global service network helps our customers keep their business running while saving fuel and costs and complying with environmental regulations. Our customers appreciate the best service in the world. So, do we.


Currently, we are looking for an Electrical Maintenance Supervisor to join our Agreement Management team in Madagascar.

Your work tasks and responsibilities will include:


  • Responsible for the maintenance and repair of all electrical equipment, instruments and control systems in the plant and associated facilities.
  • Perform work of high skill in the repair, inspection, testing, adjustment, installation and removal of all electronic and electrical plant equipment and systems.  Supervise Electrical, Instrumentation & Control Technicians.
  • Supervise Electrical and I & C Technicians in performing preventive maintenance duties on all major equipment and systems, including emergency backup systems.
  • Oversee the inspection, repair, installation and removal of all types of motors, generators, transformers, switches, control equipment, wiring, electrical signal and communication systems and storage batteries.
  • Maintain equipment files, logs and drawings for all designated equipment and ensure that the data files are completed and current
  • Complete other tasks as requested by the Maintenance Manager.
  • Develop and implement training program for subordinates.
  • Enforces environmental regulation
  • Provide technical support to the electrical team to ensure correct procurement of correct and suitable replacement equipment and manage stock levels.
  • Effective control of Subcontractors performing electrical
  • Keeps abreast of innovative developments and applies them when applicable
  • Maintain, control and further develop Electrical procedures for all operations.


As an ideal candidate, you will have following qualifications:

 A. Education:

  •  B.Sc. degree in Electrical engineering or Equivalent.

 B. Experience:

  • Several years of relevant working experience on Wärtsilä engines or similar 4-stroke with special focus on Electrical & Automation (E&A).


If you became interested by the possibility of being part of this dynamic working environment and you think your personal skills and qualities match the job requirements, we look forward to receiving your application, together with a Curriculum Vitae. We hope to hear from you before the last application date January 24, 2021 through submitting your application in our careers portal by visiting https://www.wartsila.com/careers. We will keep you updated on the recruitment process.


Last application date: 24/01/2021

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 2019, Wärtsilä’s net sales totalled EUR 5.2 billion with approximately 19,000 employees. The company has operations in over 200 locations in more than 80 countries around the world. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki. Find out more at www.wartsila.com