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Surrey, CA Dartmouth, CA

Function:  Service Delivery
Job Category:  Engineering

Superintendent, E&A

Wärtsilä is leading the maritime industry’s transformation towards a decarbonised and sustainable future. We at Wärtsilä Marine Power are proud to offer our customers the world’s widest network of maritime expertise and the full portfolio from engines to lifecycle solutions. We want to change the course towards an interconnected and cleaner maritime future and are constantly on the lookout for future-oriented talent to join our team and to work towards enabling sustainable societies with smart technology - together. Are you ready to jump onboard? 


Business Unit Field Services & Workshops (FS&WS) in Marine Power is a global organisation with harmonised ways of working and tools to deliver the best possible services for our customers. FS&WS in one of the key enablers to support customers towards sustainable future with the latest technologies. In our global team we value, respect, and embrace different opinions and diversity.  Safety, environment, and wellbeing are our foundation, and we never compromise them.  


If you want to join a team where colleagues support each other, works hard, and know how to have fun, come and apply! 


We are looking for a Superintendent, E&A to join our team.  You will be part of a highly skilled and motivated team of Field Services professionals who are able to work under high pressure and with minimal supervision in combination with excellent mechanical knowledge about problem-solving skills.


As a Superintendent, E&A, your will focus on these responsibilities:


  • Responsible for performing complex and advanced troubleshooting on specific equipment and equipment families in relation to Wärtsilä systems
  • Acts as superintendent engineer for complex marine installations and as a system commissioning engineer to lead-related commissioning activities as required.
  • Responsible for performing complex and advanced Tuning adjustments on Wartsila's advanced portfolio of DF
    engines and Propulsion Control systems.
  • Ensures that work is executed according to Wärtsilä Quality, Health, Safety, and Environmental guidelines and
    customer-site procedures
  • Proactively advises and promotes available products and solutions to customers
  • Responsible for building and supporting internal and external stakeholders concerning specific LNG equipment like LNGPac, Dual Fuel technology, IAS-related system, WECS, UNIC, LT7000, etc.


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


  • Preferably a MSc or BSc in Electrical, Controls, Automation Engineering, or Marine engineering
  • A genuine passion for engines and automation and a desire to make a difference
  • Systematic way of working and good analytical and organizing skills
  • Understanding the importance of quality
  • Technical problem-solving skills
  • Good ability to cooperate and communicate with other people
  • Good command of English, both oral and written
  • Willingness to travel
  • Wärtsilä IAS experience of installation and troubleshooting.
  • Experience with various PLCs (Siemens, Schneider, etc) and SCADA-based systems.
  • The competence areas are alternatively for Electro/ Mechanical Systems (W32,34SG,34DF,20DF, 46, 50SG, 50DF), Electrical systems (MV, LV and DC systems) or various Automation Systems (WECS3000, WECS8000, UNIC)
  • Experience in WECSplorer, WCT, and UNITool software tools
  • Work experience with UNIC C3 and WECS gas engine installation and troubleshooting.



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?  


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.  



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. We hope to hear from you before the last application date 16 December 2021, through submitting your application in our careers portal. 


Please reach out to Juliano De Souza Fernandes, FS Resource Coordinator, FS E/A Team, through juliano.fernandes@wartsila.com with any questions related to this position (only for questions from direct job applicants, applications through email will not be recorded or responded to).  



Last application date: 17/12/2021

This is Wärtsilä


Wärtsilä Marine Power leads the industry in its journey towards a decarbonised and sustainable future. Our portfolio of engines, propulsion systems, hybrid technology, and integrated powertrain systems deliver the reliability, safety, and environmental performance that Wärtsilä’s Smart Marine vision encompasses. We offer our customers performance-based agreements, lifecycle solutions, and an unrivalled global network of maritime expertise. www.wartsila.com/marine 


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 


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.