Vaasa, FI

Function:  Service Delivery
Job Category:  Engineering



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 through innovation in technology and services - together. Are you ready to jump onboard?


At Wärtsilä Land and Sea Academy Training Centre in Finland, we are looking for an Instructor / Senior Instructor in power plant technology. The preferred location for this position is Vaasa, Finland.



What will you be doing?


The Wärtsilä Land and Sea Academy (WLSA) provides high-quality training services for the energy and marine markets globally. We are focusing on Wärtsilä product and solution training both for our internal and external customer globally in Marine and Power Plant Industry.



As an Instructor / Senior Instructor, your responsibilities for the role include: 


  • The practical execution of training in our WLSA training centre or site training (approximately 4 – 8 weeks travel per year)
  • Delivering of theoretical training via online from training centre or home office
  • Developing new training material, concepts, and equipment in WLSA training centre in Vaasa
  • Actively taking part into training delivery related day-to-day activities
  • We expect you to have a professional knowledge and experience in installation and/or operation of power generation and distribution systems
  • Overall knowledge in power plant auxiliary equipment



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


  • B. Sc. or M. Sc. in Electrical Engineering or strong background in engine automation
  • Great interpersonal and communication skills
  • Quality, safety, and environmental skills
  • Desire to work in multicultural environment
  • Good command of English, both spoken and written, Finnish and other Nordic languages are seen as an advantage
  • Result- and development-oriented way of working
  • Ship and/or power plant or similar industry experience, along with experience in training delivery, is considered an advantage



What we offer


Welcome to a dynamic team, where you have the possibility to work independently with the support of great colleagues. We want to be the best at what we do and therefore we continuously develop our expertise and way of working. In Wärtsilä Land and Sea Academy you can put your talent and experience into play. We are a diverse crew sharing and being inspired by a common vision of good corporate citizenship. In this great working environment, we want to offer you an interesting position and possibility to develop yourself in the front line of Wärtsilä technology.



Contact & next steps


Does this sound like the job for you? If yes, we hope to hear from you before the application deadline Friday October 6th, through submitting your application in our Careers portal. We will be conducting interviews with qualified candidates throughout the recruitment process and aim to keep you informed along the way.


Are you still wondering if you should apply and would like to get something clarified? Please reach out to Jarno Koskinen, Team Lead Electrical, via email jarno.koskinen@wartsila.com or by phone +358 10 709 3906 with any questions related to this position (only for questions from direct job applicants, applications through email will not be recorded or responded to).


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: 06/10/2023 


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.


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