Vaasa, FI

Function:  Manufacturing
Job Category:  Engineering

Instruction Engineer

Wärtsilä is an innovative technology company known for being a forerunner in the Marine and Energy markets. Every day, we – Wärtsilians - put our hearts and minds into turning Wärtsilä's purpose of enabling sustainable societies through innovation in technology and services into reality. Our ultimate aim is to provide increased value to both our customers and society. New, game-changing ideas and continuous improvement have been part of our DNA since 1834. Together, we can create new business opportunities and more sustainable future that we can all be proud of. 

We want to transition the world towards a decarbonised and sustainable future. By pushing the boundaries of engineering and technology, we can make it work. We are always on the lookout for future-oriented talent – want to join the ride?

We are currently looking for an Instruction Engineer to lead and coordinate the development of assembly instructions in Delivery Centre STH's (Sustainable Technology Hub) operations to ensure orchestration and project management of customer orders, as well as the development of SQDC (safety, quality, delivery, and cost) principles. DC STH's operations are based on teamwork, product and process development, and orchestration to ensure that customer needs are met. The only possible location for this position is Vaasa, Finland.

As an Instruction Engineer your work will include creating, maintaining and developing DC STH assembly instructions. The tasks can also be adjusted based on your individual skills and interests. This is a permanent position and you will be working in STH Product Delivery as a part of energetic Development team with diverse expertise.
Main responsibilities for the position:


  • Create, maintain and develop DC STH assembly instructions in order to reach a fluent and clear instruction process to support operative manufacturing activities and operations
  • Identify gaps and develop the instruction process with tools like LEAN and Agile way of working
  • Collect feedback and keep an on-going lessons learned loop with needed stakeholders to secure continuous improvement
  • Manage and coordinate key stakeholders internally and externally
  • Communicate and report fluently both in spoken and written Finnish and English

To be able to succeed in the position we expect you to have: 


  • Technical background: BSc. in Engineering or similar experience or competence
  • A few years of experience from working in manufacturing environment, preferably hands-on experiences
  • Understanding of manufacturing processes to reach and develop world-class safety, quality, delivery and cost results
  • Development mindset, visionary insight, and can-do approach to work
  • Good problem-solving skills, positive attitude, and courage to challenge yourself
  • Good presentation, communication and networking skills
  • Experience of using MS Office tools (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Teams)
  • Understanding of the planned STH environment and orchestration

Why you and us? 


You are valued – as your true self. At Wärtsilä YOU matter. We value diversity and are committed in supporting inclusive work community.   
Your growth is supported. We believe in continuous learning & teamwork. Wärtsilian community has your back when it comes to development opportunities – so you can develop beyond your potential.  
You get to make a difference. Innovation and sustainability are important for us. Every day, we - Wärtsilians - put our hearts and minds into enabling sustainable societies through innovation in technology and services into reality.     


We are always on the lookout for a talent with a growth mindset – are you the one?
Contact & next steps  
Please submit your application before the application deadline 15.08.2024 through our Careers portal. Applications through email will not be considered. After submitting your application, you will receive a confirmation email.
In case of any questions regarding the position, reach out to:


Jukka Kesseli, 
Development Manager, DC STH Product Delivery
+358 50 349 3669


Mikko Ketonen
General Manager, DC STH Product Delivery
+358 40 709 9838


Last application date: 15/08/2024 


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. 


All new Wärtsilä employees in Finland will attend occupational health checks, including drug tests/screenings. When a person is located outside of Finland, the country's legislation is followed.


This is Wärtsilä 

Wärtsilä is a global leader in innovative technologies and lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. Our team of 17,800 professionals, in more than 280 locations in 79 countries, shape the decarbonisation transformation of our industries across the globe. Read more on www.wartsila.com