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Site Manager

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We are looking for a Site Manager at ABB Oy, Marine and Ports division in Vuosaari, Helsinki. Project Management team is part of Marine Propulsion Service Finland organization that supports global marine customers with Azipod® propulsion systems. You will be responsible for leading and coordinating Azipod® propulsion units maintenance work sites during dry docking of the vessels. Sites are around the world and work on one site lasts approximately 2 to 3 weeks. This role reports to the Head of Project Management.

Your responsibilities:
- Site leadership by supervising and motivating the site team. Your duties will include planning, scheduling, and installation supervision of the Azipod® propulsion systems maintenance and modernization activities in vessel dry dockings in cooperation with the customer, shipyard, and classification society
- Working collaboratively and communicating effectively with Project Managers and project team and participating in project planning and scheduling
- Acting as key contact with Project Manager for external customers and actively communicating internally and externally on the project status and planned actions
- Ensuring that execution of site activities is carried out safely, efficiently and with high quality

Your background:
- Technical background, e.g. B.Sc. in Engineering or similar field of study
- Minimum 3 years of work experience with challenging operational responsibilities or supervision of sites
- You have proven leadership skills and the ability to effectively manage a site team with a strong focus on safety, quality, and customer orientation
- You are solution-focused and collaborative, and you have a sense of urgency in dealing with issues and tasks. You have the ability to work in fast pace environment under pressure
- You have experience from direct customer interface, and you have a service mindset and good communication skills in English and Finnish
- You have willingness and ability to travel (approx. 100-150 days a year)
- Experience in the marine industry is considered as an advantage

More about us:
ABB Marine & Ports supplies world-leading technologies that are driving the evolution of sustainable shipping. Electrical propulsion, data-driven decision support and integrated solutions for ship and shore from ABB are paving the way to a zero-emission marine industry, providing greater efficiency and reliability to shipowners, and preparing vessels to meet the demands of tomorrow. Our automation and electrical solutions are making port and terminal operations safer, greener and more productive. ABB Marine & Ports operates in 26 countries and has 2,000 employees.

In Finland, ABB has about 5000 employees, making it one of the biggest industrial employers in the country. ABB Finland serves its customers in over 20 locations and has production sites in Helsinki, Vaasa, Porvoo and Hamina. As a global company, we're also able to offer international job opportunities.

Yhteystiedot: For more information contact Head of Project Management Juha Viitakangas, tel. +358 50 332 7210, available Sept 30 between 14-16 and Oct 7 between 14-16.
Työpaikan osoite: Merenkulkijankatu 1, 00980 HELSINKI
Palkkaus: -
Työ alkaa: As soon as possible
Työaika: kokoaikatyö
Työn kesto: yli 12 kuukautta
Haku päättyy: 21.10.2021
Jätä hakemus: Interested in joining the crew? Please apply for the position by October 21, 2021 at We look forward to receiving your application (documents submitted in English are appreciated). If you want to discover more about ABB, take another look at our website
Ilmoitus jätetty: 27.09.2021
TE-palvelujen ilmoitusnumero: 10972835

Lähde: TE-palvelujen asiakastietojärjestelmä

Site Manager

Kokopäiväinen, Vakituinen

Julkaistu 22.10.2021

Yrityksen liikevaihto: 
Yli 100 000 000 €

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