Wartsila Marine and Power Services Nigeria Limited Job for a Field Service Manager

Wartsila Marine and Power Services Nigeria Limited, a global leader in complete lifecycle power solutions for the Marine and Energy Markets, is seeking to recruit dynamic and creative thinkers with a passion for high-performance and professionalism to fill the position of:

Job Title: Field Service Manager

Location: Nigeria

Position Description

  • Plan and manage FS works execution/activities,
  • Forward all job costing including manpower and spare to the account handler:
    • Approving working hours, leaves, travel bills, overtime, local /international travel requests, timesheets, parts withdrawal, parts surveys, work reports, purchase requisitions, invoices, vehicle requests, delivery order,
    • Prepare budget and monitors the department’s costs
  • Ensure effective use of manpower including contractors in the workshop or site works
  • Provides Report to superiors all business and strategic issues


  • Lead, coach, mentor & manage the team effectively
  • Ensure FS & WS processes are continuously updated and implemented in all relevant sites
  • Provide timely monthly high level report to GM-Services & Services Sales
  • Strive to enhance team spirit and a high performance culture
  • Provide staff with adequate equipment, tools and kits
  • Professional Workshop layout
  • Record, maintenance and inspection of equipment & tools
  • Calibration records for workshop
  • Representation Field Service in meetings and events
  • Update and maintain exchange component stock
  • Demonstrate commitment to OH&S, Environmental & Quality Systems and actively participate in Wartsila initiatives
  • Be a team player: support colleagues and superiors, share information, contribute to a friendly work atmosphere
  • Continuously improve motivation and results of the team
  • Ensure jobs are coordinated and executed to full customer satisfaction, both internal and external
  • Establish mid and long term resource planning & training programmes for staff
  • Implement effective procedures ensuring job margins are monitored whilst in progress and invoices are sent out immediately on job completion
  • Timely preparation of field service quotations to internal requests
  • Smooth cooperation with Services Sales organization and other business units

Desired Skills:

  • Communication skills and Customer relations
  • Cooperative skills
  • Cost effectiveness
  • Culture knowledge
  • Financial knowledge
  • Local labour laws
  • Meeting facilitation
  • Negotiation skills
  • OpExS (Quality, Safety and environment)
  • Organising skills
  • Teamwork skills
  • Training skills
  • Wartsila knowledge (Corporation, Division, Business process / Division process)
  • IM_Tools: PC (desk tops/lap tops)
  • Utilise IM applications and IM tools
  • Presentation skills
  • Reporting skills
  • Representation and etiquette
  • Self Management


  • Language: English
  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering
  • Operation and maintenance knowledge3
  • Technical problem solving skills,
  • FS jobs management
  • In – situ machining knowledge
  • Minimum ten (10) years experience with diesel power engines and 2-stroke engines
  • Propulsion equipment knowledge
  • Auxiliary system knowledge
  • Control and automation system knowledge

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply 

Application Deadline  15th March, 2016.

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