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Turku, FI Vaasa, FI

Function:  Engineering
Job Category:  Engineering

Engine Automation Commissioning Engineer

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?


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. 


Wärtsilä Finland Oy, Energy Business - Construction and Commissioning Services is now looking for a home-based Engine Automation Engineer, located in Turku or Vaasa, Finland.


This position offers you an opportunity to use and enlarge your expertise in an international and dynamic environment, working on new build power plant commissioning works. Projects, production locations, Wärtsilä offices, customers and suppliers can be found all over the world. This position will therefore see you travelling abroad, around the world, approx. 250 days a year.


We offer you an interesting position and a possibility to work with a successful global team in an international company. 


Want to join the ride?


*Please note that relocation costs and/or immigration support is not available for this position.


What will you be doing?


As an Engine Automation Commissioning Engineer, your main responsibilities will include:
•    Engine automation commissioning, testing and troubleshooting on Wärtsilä products related to engine automation
•    Checking and adjusting relevant systems i.e. engine & plant auxiliaries’ systems
•    Providing internal and external work reports according to Wärtsilä standards
•    Performing site audits
•    Frequently travelling worldwide


The below will enable you to shine in this role:
•    BSc degree in engine automation (or similar) or qualified by equivalent experience
•    Demonstrable awareness of combustion engine processes, with a high level of competence in tuning and adjusting 
•    Proven understanding of mechanical and fluid process. In addition, knowledge of Wärtsilä engine types, including auxiliaries, is seen as advantage.
•    Working knowledge of engine automation software. Wärtsilä specific UNIC system knowledge would be beneficial. 

•    Team player who engages and collaborates with others to deliver results
•    Positive mindset and open to learning new things
•    Ability and willingness to produce appropriate documents and reports


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. 


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.


Are you eager to be part of this ambition? 

Contact & next steps


Does this sound like the job for you? 
If yes, we hope to hear from you before the application deadline 31st October 2021, through submitting your application through our career’s portal. We aim to keep you updated on the process all the way. 


Are you still wondering if you should apply and would like to get something clarified? 
Please reach out to:

Marko Lindvall
Senior Manager, automation and online commissioning services

(only for questions from direct job applicants, applications through email will not be recorded or responded to). 


Last application date: 31/10/2021

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 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