Sydney, AU

Function:  Contract Delivery
Job Category:  Engineering

Site Superintendent

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?

The preferred location for this role is in Adelaide, Australia. 


What Will You Be Doing As a Site Superintendent  – Energy Storage and Optimization, you will focus on these responsibilities:


As our Site Superintendent, you'll be at the helm, overseeing both scheduled and unscheduled maintenance while steering day to day maintenance & works towards success. Safety, environmental compliance, and cultural awareness will be your guiding principles as you inspire and mentor your team to deliver top-notch results. Quality and consistent customer communications, documentation delivery and reporting. 

• Plan, schedule, organise, direct, and control the site and maintenance activities from start to finish according to schedule, specifications, contract and budget. 
• Prepare progress & monthly reports and issue progress schedules to all stake holders. 
• Oversee day-to-day field service activities. 
• Supervise the activities of subcontractors and subordinate staff. 
• Site safety and issue Permits to work. Requirements 
• Adelaide based. 

• Successful applicant(s) must be authorized to work in Australia without sponsorship.


To be successful in this role, we expect you to have the following: Desired Education
• Must have a A Class Electrical License
• Proven record of motivating and developing employees through effective leadership, building trust, communication, consultation and influencing. 


Desired Skills And Experience
• Minimum 2-5 years’ experience in renewable energy, battery storage, site superintendent or similar technical operations. 
• Exposure to battery storage, renewal energy sites would be an advantage. 
• Reporting & report document building 
• Maintenance co-ordination & planning Desirable 
• Front Line Management Certificate IV 
• HV switching ticket. 
• Ethernet communication cabling 
• First aid 
• CPR 
• LV rescue 
• Battery storage Installation 
• Maintenance experience Role will require some interstate travel, overtime and call outs (if needed).


Why you and us
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.
If you feel excited by being a part of this working environment and think your personal skills and qualities match the job requirements, we look forward to receiving your job application.
We look forward to hearing from you. Qualified candidates must apply online: https://www.wartsila.com/careers . Individuals hired for positions that require on-site customer interactions and/or in-person travel may be required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or other country-specific vaccinations, unless otherwise prohibited by law. Wärtsilä Australia values our employees. We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.

Last application date: 04/03/2024 


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. Our team of 17,000 professionals, in more than 200 locations in 68 countries, shape the decarbonisation transformation of our industries across the globe. Read more on www.wartsila.com