Vaasa, FI

Function:  Engineering
Job Category:  Engineering

Project Engineer, Electrical

Wärtsilä Energy leads the transition towards a 100% renewable energy future. We help our partners to accelerate their decarbonisation journeys through our market-leading technologies and power system modelling expertise. These cover decarbonisation services, future-fuel enabled balancing power plants, hybrid solutions, energy storage and optimisation technology, including the GEMS Digital Energy Platform.


Did you know Wärtsilä has delivered 76 GW of power plant capacity and more 110 energy storage systems in 180 countries around the world?


In this 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 through innovation in technology and services - together. Want to join the ride?


Wärtsilä Energy is looking for a Project Engineer, Electrical. This position is located in Vaasa, Finland.

The main responsibilities for this role are:

  • Supporting project and sales teams with project-specific Electrical & Automation design
  • Carrying out and coordinating assigned project activities, integration engineering and technical correspondence with internal team members, vendors, customers, and cross-functional stakeholders
  • Creating project-specific technical specifications and design requirements for purchasing purposes
  • Carrying out sub-supplier delivery and quality follow-ups
  • Acting as a stand-in for Chief Project Engineers
  • Supporting site team during installation and commissioning

Development responsibilities for this role are:

  • Participate in developing and maintaining tools and work methods in own responsibility area
  • To give, collect, and handle feedback regarding technical solutions and complaints
  • Provide lessons learned initiatives for developing issues in own responsibility area

For you to be able to shine in this role, we hope that you have the following experience:

  • BSc. or MSc. in Electrical or Automation Engineering
  • Being self-going, having teamwork skills, being motivated to learn and grow professionally
  • Being willing to travel, as well as being able to understand and work with diverse cultures
  • Working experience is seen as a benefit
  • Ability to communicate in English


Why you and us?


You are valued – as your true self. At Wärtsilä YOU matter. We value diversity and are committed to supporting an 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 to us. Every day, we - Wärtsilians - put our hearts and minds into enabling sustainable societies through innovation in technology and services into reality.


Contact & next steps:  


Submit your application by 04.08.2024 through our Careers portal. Applications through email will not be considered. After submitting your application, you’ll receive a confirmation email. 


In case you would like to know more about the position, please do not hesitate to contact the hiring manager:


Mathias Holmlund

Manager, Project Engineering

+358 50 300 9615


Last application date: 04/08/2024 


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. The country's legislation is followed when a person is located outside of Finland.


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