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Senior Chief Engineer

Original publication date 11.3.2019

Are you ready for the next step in your career?

Valmet’s Paper Business line has solid experience of developing and providing advanced technologies for board, tissue and paper production. Valmet’s offering ranges from key components and individual machine sections to entire production lines and machine rebuilds.

Valmet Board and Paper Mills business unit supplies machinery and machine rebuilds for the board and paper industries. Our expertise is rooted in experience. We’re proud to say that we have been co-operating with our customers in more than 700 board machine and 900 paper machine deliveries worldwide. Working closely together with papermakers has given valuable knowledge that is seen in our innovative paper machine and automation solutions and services.

Air Systems Technology Unit develops and delivers board and paper machine air and drying systems. Our offering helps customers to increase productivity, achieve lower operating costs, save energy and improve quality. Air Systems Technology Unit works in close co-operation with other businesses in Valmet, providing expert support to them and in common business development. Our main location is Raisio, Finland.

We are now looking for a Chief Engineer for our Air Dryers Product Group.

In this position, you are in charge of delivering the mechanical engineering for air dryers and related products and systems to our paper and board machine projects. The size of the projects varies from smaller modernizations to complete systems for new machines. Some work will also be related to R&D activities, as well as sales projects.

You will participate in air system dimensioning, lay-out engineering, planning the collaboration with subcontractors as well as documentation. In this position you will collaborate deeply with different parties.

The position title can be Senior Chief engineer or Chief Engineer depending on your experience. Your location will be in Raisio, Finland. Travelling is essential and required part of this role. You will travel approximately 10-20 days per year all around the world, depending on the projects.

In this role, you report to the Engineering Manager, Air Dryers.


• You have bachelor’s or master’s degree in mechanical engineering or similar field
• You have more than 3 years of experience

• In spite of your experience level we value your enthusiasm to learn new things

• You should have good skills in 3D-modelling

• You are familiar with software such as Catia V6 and have basic skills to use AutoCAD 
• You should be able to work systematically, independent and efficiently also under pressure
• You are motivated by achieving good results and collaborating with other people
• Additionally, you are willing and capable to lead and organize also others' work

• Willingness to travel

We offer:

We offer you a wide onboarding and support from our professional team. Paper and board machines always offer you new things to learn and there are good possibilities to grow.

Additional information:

Antti Mäntynen, Engineering Manager, Air Dryers, +358 440 100 089.

Please send your application by filling out our electronic application form via the link provided by latest on 31th March 2019. Please tell us about your skills and provide your Curriculum Vitae or resume. We will begin reviewing applications as we receive them. Valmet Finland is a smoke-free workplace.

When everything works together

Valmet is where the best talent from a wide variety of backgrounds comes together. With 12,000 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.

Join the team! www.valmet.com/careers