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Vaasa, FI

Function:  Project Management
Job Category:  Project Management

Mechanical Section Manager

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 with smart technology - together. Are you ready to jump onboard?

We are looking for a skilled and enthusiastic Supervisor, Mechanical. Your main goal is to lead, supervise and manage the mechanical works at site. This is temporary position for 12 month. Work will be located in Vaasa, Smart Technology Hub (STH) construction job Site, mainly concentrating on own manufacturing process construction, but also including installation works in various other areas at STH. 



Vaasa, Finland


  • Manage, supervise and lead the Mechanical works at site in collaboration with design- partner, Construction Manager and other stakeholders.
  • Plan and follow-up progress and quality of Mechanical works at site for full scope of STH design 
  • Proactively manage the scope of works, material flow and secure needed resources
  • Manage subcontractors together with Construction Manager
  • Participate and assist in start-ups and testing of the installed equipment and document the end results 
  • Maintain good relations and team spirit at site 
  • Manage and maintain good reporting practices 
  • Co-ordinate construction works with electrical and civil sections 
  • Safeguard the compliance with HSSE policies and minimize the risks in own section 



  • M.Sc. of B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering 
  • Working experience in similar tasks preferred 
  • Good leadership, communication, team building and negotiation skills 
  • Willingness to learn and adapt new technologies
  • Ability to adjust to a wide range of conditions.
  • Strong technical knowledge and experience of power plant installation works
  • Project Management knowledge is an advantage 
  • Good command of English, both oral and written


Contact persons:

Juha Päivike



Joni Aaltonen



Please send your application before 16.8.2021.




Last application date: 16/08/2021

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.

This is Wärtsilä

Wärtsilä Marine Power leads the industry in its journey towards a decarbonised and sustainable future. Our portfolio of engines, propulsion systems, hybrid technology, and integrated powertrain systems deliver the reliability, safety, and environmental performance that Wärtsilä’s Smart Marine vision encompasses. We offer our customers performance-based agreements, lifecycle solutions, and an unrivalled global network of maritime expertise. www.wartsila.com/marine

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