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Electrical and Automation Superintendent at Wartsila Marine and Power Services Nigeria Limited


Wärtsilä is a global leader in advanced technologies and complete lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. By emphasising sustainable innovation and total efficiency, Wärtsilä maximises the environmental and economic performance of the vessels and energy solutions of its customers. In 2015, Wärtsilä’s net sales totalled EUR 5 billion with approximately 18,800 employees. The company has operations in over 200 locations in more than 70 countries around the world. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki

We are recruiting to fill the vacant position below: 

Job Title: Electrical and Automation Superintendent

Location: Lagos

Position Description

  • You will be part of a global, innovative and customer-driven organisation working with cutting-edge technologies for the marine and energy markets.
  • At Wärtsilä we constantly develop our products and operations and provide growth opportunities both for our customers and our people.
  • Our goal is to create a good workplace in which all employees have the chance to show their best and develop further their competencies.
  • The position of Electrical and Automation Superintendent will be responsible for Electrical and PLC/Automation related jobs like maintenance and trouble shooting at Diesel/GAS engines in power plants and marine installations, and is located in Lagos, Nigeria.

Main responsibilities:

  • Perform Field Service activities according to the work plan.
  • Perform overhauls and repairs on assemblies on site and/or in workshops.
  • May interact with customers during the work execution.
  • May perform internal and external progress status of the assigned work.
  • Create the Service Work Reports.
  • Ensure that the work is executed according to Wärtsila Quality, Health, Safety and Environmental guidelines and customer site procedures.


  • Completeness of the work performed.
  • Lead time to perform work.
  • Quality of the work performed, No rework.
  • Reporting time and quality, 2days and weekly daily report.
  • Reporting, accuracy, informative.

Development Responsibilities:

  • Develop self knowledge due daily work activity support.
  • Develop subordinates.


  • Skillful in PLC (Automation)
  • Experience work with Diesel engine power plant and marine application.
  • Experience in E and A for marine application will be as additional value.

General Skills:

  • Communication skills
  • Cost awareness & effectiveness
  • Cultural knowledge
  • Presentation skills
  • Teamwork skills
  • Training & development skills

Professional Skills:

  • Product knowledge
  • Operations & Maintenance knowledge
  • Technical problem solving skill
  • Technical communication
  • Customer understanding
  • Contractual skill
  • Deliver Solutions to Customer -processes & tools
  • Control room knowledge
  • Electrical systems
  • Engine Control Systems
  • Engine knowledge
  • Tool keeping knowledge
  • Measurement equipment, Electrical
  • Auxiliary system knowledge
  • B.Sc. in Automation or Electronics and Electrical
  • Skillful in PLC (Automation)
  • Experience work with Diesel engine power plant and marine application.
  • Experience in E and A for marine application will be as additional value.

Considered as advantage:

  • Experience in Wecsplorer, WCT and UNITool software tools
  • Work experience of UNIC C3 and WECS gas engine installation and troubleshooting

Deadline: 19th July, 2017.

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