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Surgères, FR

Function:  Manufacturing
Job Category:  Other

Methods Engineer / Ingénieur Méthodes

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 73 GW of power plant capacity in 180 countries around the world, including 80 energy storage systems? 


Wärtsilä France is a services company specialised in energy solutions, after-sales services for gas and diesel engines, automated systems and propulsion. Today, our company has 450 employees in France, who serve customers in all countries. 

In this era of innovation and 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 with smart technology - together.  


Want to join the ride?


Methods Engineer


We are now looking for a Methods Engineer to join our team. The Special Applications (SA) business is dedicated to the maintenance of the ultimate assistance engine for the power plant and also for the French military “Leclerc battle tank” engine.


Part of the Operations department and based in the Surgères production workshop, you will reporting to the Methods and Maintenance Manager and integrated into a team of around 10 people.


This position is offered on a permanent basis and the successful candidate will be located in Surgères, France.


What will you be doing?


As a Methods Engineer, your work will focus on these responsibilities:


•  Actively support the production workshop in the accomplishment and development of operations, as well as in its overall approach of continuous improvement (operational excellence)
•  Be the Methods referent for a defined activity sector of the production workshop (reconditioning of diesel engines or sub-assemblies). As a privileged interlocutor, you are in daily contact with production teams and will assume this role over the entire scope of responsibilities of the Methods department (documentation, tools, equipment, continuous improvement)
•  Know how to observe and analyze current processes in order to identify and implement opportunities for improvement and modernization (investment in equipment, tool design, document development, workstation ergonomics)
•  Ensure a follow-up of the existing documentation base in order to ensure the good adequacy of the Methods documents with the technical evolutions and qualities
•  Support employees in the application of procedures as well as in the use of new digital tools within the Methods scope (dematerialization of documentation, html browser, connected tools)
•  Know how to draw up specifications, carry out a costed study and manage subcontractors
•  Pay attention to compliance with regulations and the compliance of equipment and tools managed by the Methods department
•  Actively collaborate in the daily tasks of the Methods department


Your work will also include the below secondary responsibilities:

•  Computer-aided mechanical design (tools)
•  Writing and monitoring of job descriptions
•  Conducting meetings


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

•  Have a General engineer degree in industrial systems or an equivalent experience

•  Grant experience in mechanical industry methods, project management, dimensional control and digital and IT systems.

•  Have basic technical knowledge in the mechanics field

•  Be fluent in French and English, spoken and written (including technical terminology)

•  Be a team player

•  Have good communication skills, willing to teach others

•  Grant good analytical skills

•  Easily adapt to change

•  Be confortable with IT tools


Why you and us?


All our employees are encouraged to utilise the variety of training activities, learning solutions and self-study materials that we have to offer which supports the opportunity to further develop your talents and competencies within a very global working environment, in an ambitious and growth orientated organisation.


Contact and next steps


If you feel excited by 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.  


The deadline for application is 18th May 2021, and we aim to keep you updated on the process all the way. 


Last application date: 18/05/2021

This is Wärtsilä


Wärtsilä Energy leads the transition towards a 100% renewable energy future. We help our customers unlock the value of the energy transition by optimising their energy systems and future-proofing their assets. Our offering comprises flexible power plants, energy management systems, and storage, as well as lifecycle services that ensure increased efficiency and guaranteed performance. Wärtsilä has delivered 73 GW of power plant capacity in 180 countries around the world.


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




Wärtsilä France est une société de services spécialisée en solutions énergétiques, en service après-vente sur des moteurs gaz et diesel, automatismes et propulsion. 
Notre entreprise emploie aujourd'hui 450 collaborateurs en France, pour des clients basés dans le monde entier. 

L’entité Special Applications (SA), est dédiée aux Services complets des équipements pouvant aller jusqu’au reconditionnement des moteurs de secours pour certaines centrales nucléaires dans le monde et celui des moteurs du char Leclerc pour l’armée française. 


Nous recrutons en CDI sur notre site de Surgères un Ingénieur Méthodes (H/F). Rattaché à l’entité Operations Special applications et basé au sein de l’atelier de production de Surgères, vous serez rattaché au Manager Méthodes et Maintenance et intégré au sein d’une équipe d’environ 10 personnes.

Missions principales:


En tant qu'ingénieur méthodes, vos principales missions sont les suivantes:


•    Supporter activement l’atelier de production dans l'accomplissement et le développement des opérations, ainsi que dans sa démarche globale d’amélioration continue (operational excellence).
•    Être le référent Méthodes pour un secteur d'activité défini de l'atelier de production (reconditionnement de moteur diesel ou de sous-ensembles).
En tant qu'interlocuteur privilégié, vous êtes quotidiennement au contact des équipes de production et assurerez ce rôle sur l’ensemble du périmètre de responsabilités du service Méthodes (documentation, outillages, équipements, amélioration continue).
•    Savoir observer et analyser les procédés actuels afin d'identifier et mettre en œuvre des opportunités d'amélioration et de modernisation (investissement en équipement, conception d’outillage, évolution documentaire, ergonomie des postes).
•    Assurer un suivi de la base documentaire existante afin de veiller à la bonne adéquation des documents Méthodes avec les évolutions techniques et qualités.
•    Accompagner les collaborateurs dans l'application des procédés ainsi que dans l’utilisation des nouveaux outils digitaux du périmètre Méthodes (dématérialisation de la documentation, navigateur html, outillages connectés).
•    Savoir élaborer un cahier des charges, réaliser une étude chiffrée et piloter des intervenants en sous-traitance.
•    Se soucier du respect de la règlementation et de la conformité des équipements et outillages gérés par le service Méthodes.
•    Collaborer activement aux tâches quotidiennes du service Méthodes.


Missions secondaires :


•    Conception mécanique assistée par ordinateur (outillage).
•    Rédaction et suivi de fiches de poste.
•    Animation de réunion.

Expérience requise:


Ingénieur généraliste en systèmes industriels ou expérience équivalente.

Expérience en méthodes industrie mécanique, gestion de projet, contrôle dimensionnel, systèmes digitaux et informatiques.
Vous possédez un bon esprit d’analyse et vous adaptez facilement au changement. Vous avez des connaissances techniques de base en mécanique.

Vous maitrisez la langue anglaise (écrit, parlé, termes techniques) ainsi que l'outil informatique.
Vous êtes bon communicant et aimez le travail en collaboration.



Contact et étapes suivantes

Cela vous ressemble-t-il? Si oui, nous espérons avoir de vos nouvelles avant la date limite de candidature le 18 Mai 2021, en soumettant votre candidature via notre intranet.