Valmet has a wide selection of burner products and a long tradition of high-quality boiler burners and special combustion systems for power plants, pulp mills and waste-to-energy plants. We are now looking for a new professional to our Environmental Systems’ Burner team to work in global projects in a fixed role of Chief Engineer / Engineering manager.
As Chief Engineer your main responsibility is to ensure burner projects cost competitiveness and product management on mechanical perspective. This includes for example leading related R&D development product projects, general follow up work within own field of engineering as well as updating design rules and instructions of products. You will also support sales to achieve winning concept and execution projects to ensure reliable engineering solutions.
As the Engineering Manager you are leading the projects together with project managers and make sure we deliver what was promised in the technical specifications. You will also lead burner engineering in the projects by coordinating the work and giving technical support. You are often the first point of contact for technical queries from the customer, suppliers and internal stakeholders during the whole project timeline from sales to commissioning. You will have a strong role in purchasing, and you are also responsible for managing the project documentation flow and distribution.
You will split your time between these two roles, be a solid member of the project teams and you are a key person in burner product team. In addition to your own team you will also work with several other disciplines within Valmet. This is not a line manager position, but you will lead different stakeholders mainly in execution and development projects.
You have suitable technical educational background (M.Sc. or B.Sc.) in Mechanical Engineering or Energy Technology and preferably a few years working experience directly related to burner technologies. It is essential to understand modular product structures, standardized sub-assemblies and product data management. We appreciate understanding of combustion and process technologies and automation systems.
You are a person, with proactive attitude to speak up and push your projects forward. You enjoy managing the overall project as well as solving detailed engineering problems, making prioritization as you go. You work systematically, can manage your time and priorities and you are able to handle several ongoing projects at the same time even in quickly changing, sometimes also in uncertain situations and under pressure. Good Finnish and English skills are needed; other languages are an asset and you are also willing to travel.
We give you an opportunity to become a true expert as a multi-skilled Valmet burner specialist. The task opens worldwide views of Valmet projects and burner operations in a growing team characterized by can-do attitude and shared commitment.
More information about this position can be obtained from Sami Permi, firstname.lastname@example.org, +358 400 688 957. Did we catch your interest? Please fill out our electronic application form with your CV and desired salary at the latest 30.4.2021.
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