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Vaasa, FI

Function:  Engineering
Job Category:  Engineering

Engineering Manager, Civil

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. Want to join the ride?


We are now looking for an Engineering Manager to strengthen our Civil engineering team. In our core team today we have 12 professionals working mainly with project management but also with different development tasks for our Energy projects. In addition, we are also working with external companies both for manpower and for design and development tasks.


Who we are looking for:
You are experienced in industrial and/or energy construction design and have a genuine interest to learn new things, develop solutions and support teammates. A project driven mindset and experience from project management and/or construction management is highly valued. 


Since most of our projects are on the global market, we are working with international and local design codes, facing extreme natural hazards (earthquakes, winds, etc), and we are combining pre-fabricated solutions with local construction practices.

We are using design partners for our detailed design, so as engineering manager your role is also to actively coordinate, maintain and further develop our relationship and solutions together with our valued partners. 


If this sounds like Your thing, apply to the position through the link below!

We can offer you a highly interesting job with great colleagues all across the world! 


Educational Requirement: BSc or MSc in Construction engineering


Desired skills: 
• Positive and outgoing team player attitude
• Expertise and solid interest in;
      o Construction design
      o Design tools and way of working 
      o General Construction and its processes.
• Knowledge to some extent in Earthquake design is seen as a plus
• Entrepreneurial drive with the mind-set to always develop and improve.
• Detailed oriented while keeping the big picture goal in mind.
• Excellent communication skills.


Language requirement:
Professional/technical English is a must. All other languages are seen as a plus.


Preferred location(s) for this position is Vaasa, Finland, but also other global locations might be possible.


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.


Please apply by 31st of  January 2022.


Contact person to give further information: 
Stefan Fogde (stefan.fogde@wartsila.com)
General Manager, Civil Engineering
Civil Engineering


All new Wärtsilä employees in Finland will attend occupational health check, including the drug test/screening. The legislation of the country followed when person is located outside of Finland.

Last application date: 31/01/2022

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.