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Vaasa, FI Gdynia, PL Trieste, IT

Function:  Quality & Operational Development
Job Category:  Support Functions

Quality Manager

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 with smart technology, and our Smart Marine and Energy visions into reality.

We want to transition the world towards a cleaner future. By pushing the boundaries of engineering and technology, we can make it work. Together, we can create new business opportunities and more sustainable future that we can all be proud of.  Want to join the ride?


We are looking for a Quality Manager to join the Fuel Gas Supply Systems department within Wärtsilä Marine Power Supply.  
In this position you would be responsible for the technical quality assurance for the key components used in the Wärtsilä Fuel Gas Supply Systems products. You would also be involved in collecting information about key components from the field, be involved in quality/technical issues and lead the implementation of the improvement with the suppliers. 



The location of this position is in Vaasa Finland, in Gdynia Poland or in Trieste Italy.



  • Lead the technical quality validation of component suppliers, participate in audits, FATs and dispatch inspections
  • Follow suppliers quality performance; follow up quality claims and lead the quality development together with the suppliers
  • Making instructions for manufacturing and testing
  • Collect information from the installations in the field
  • Act as FGSS representative in quality forums (PIP forums) and lead Fuel Gas Supply Systems PIP cases
  • Have the quality assurance role for Fuel Gas Supply Systems



  • B.Sc. or M.Sc. in engineering.
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience from design, commissioning work, project management or quality control (experience from cryogenic equipment seen as an advantage)
  • Previous experience from manufacturing seen as an advantage
  • Previous experience from NDT and welding seen as an advantage
  • Previous experience from auditing (suppliers, processes…) seen as an advantage
  • Ability to read and understand technical drawings and technical documentation
  • A systematic and active approach to work
  • Good skills in problem solving, decision making, negotiation and reporting
  • Ability to work both independently and in a team
  • Ability to travel (approx. 30-40 days/year)
  • Fluent in English


We offer:
We offer an interesting position as Quality Manger and you will join a dynamic team working in the interesting world of future and alternative fuels. 
You will work in a relatively young organization where there are great opportunities for professional and personal development.


Please apply by 12th of December 2021.


Contact person for further details about the position:
Björn Sandgärds
General Manager, Production
Email: bjorn.sandgards@wartsila.com
Phone: +358 50 573 8562


Last application date: 12/12/2021

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 check, including the drug test/screening. The legislation of the country followed when person is located outside of Finland.


This is Wärtsilä

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.