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Site Manager / Installation Supervisor, Site Operations

Are you an enthusiastic and self-driven professional looking for new challenges? Here's your opportunity to work at paper machine installation sites around the world!

We are now looking for a Site Manager or an Installation Supervisor for Site Operations in Paper Business Line. Final job description will be determined based on your background and interest - depending on your experience the position title will be either Installation Supervisor or Site Manager.

As Site Manager you're responsible for leading Valmet Paper and Board Machine installation sites and you'll be the main contact towards our customers during installation phase. You'll ensure that Valmet's delivery is installed according to instructions and that equipment installation is ready for testing and commissioning phase in time. You don't have direct reports in line organization, but on sites you'll be responsible of leading and coordinating Valmet and subcontractor resources. In addition to project site duties, sometimes you'll also participate in the installation planning and sales support of projects. Depending on your competence, you will act also as an Installation Supervisor in separately assigned projects when needed.

As Installation Supervisor you will be responsible for board and paper machine line mechanical erection and installation, troubleshooting and quality control of the paper machine delivery and logistics. Later on, you can be also nominated as a Site Manager depending on your skills.

Your office location will be in Järvenpää, Jyväskylä or Raisio, but your work will be at our customer sites around the world.


Will this be the right step for you? You have an ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment and you can also plan and prioritize your own work.

To succeed in this role, we expect you to have the following qualifications:

  • B.Sc. or M.Sc. in relevant field of study (e.g. mechanical, automation or electrical engineering)
  • Experience of paper industry and paper machine installation or relevant similar work sites (testing and commissioning) is highly appreciated
  • Knowledge of paper machine automation, controls and electrical systems is an asset
  • Capability to work under pressure and anticipate possible problems and safety related risks
  • Ability to adapt in rapidly changing schedules and situations
  • Good knowledge of spoken and written English is essential, other languages are an asset
  • Willingness to travel globally 150 - 300 days in a year
  • In Site Manager role also negotiation skills and managerial skills with a coaching leadership style

We offer

We offer you an interesting and challenging role in an international and dynamic environment. In this role, you will also have an opportunity for own professional development and growth, working together with other Valmet world-class top experts in the field.

Additional information

Are you interested to hear more? For more information about this role, please contact Pekka Liejumäki +358 405067134 or Niko Pietikäinen +358 505660889, our Managers of Site Operations. We are looking forward to hearing from you! Please send your application with your CV via the link provided latest by 31st of October 2021.

Valmet Finland is a smoke free workplace.

When everything works togetherValmet is where the best talent from a wide variety of backgrounds comes together. With 14,000 professionals around the world, we are the leading global developer and supplier of technologies, automation and services for the pulp, paper and energy industries. Our commitment to moving our customers' performance forward requires creativity, technological innovations, service know-how - and above all, teamwork. 

Site Manager / Installation Supervisor, Site Operations

21200 Raisio
Vakituinen, Kokopäiväinen

Julkaistu 02.12.2021

Yrityksen liikevaihto: 
Yli 100 000 000 €

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