Join WOIMA Team– Engineering Manager

Seniority Level: Experienced
Industry: Renewables & Technology
Employment Type: Permanent
Location: Vaasa or Tampere, Finland

WOIMA is a Finnish tech company challenging the current waste management and power generation practices by designing and delivering innovative state-of-the-art circular economy solutions that will transform that business segment forever. WOIMA will fulfil the emerging countries’ quest for renewable energy and revolutionize both the waste-to-energy solutions and the methods of delivering them.

We are looking to hire a Engineering Manager to fulfil one of the main remaining key roles within our Core team. You will be in charge of the Basic and Detailed Engineering of WOIMA products and will lead the processes to validate the best technologies and their providers of future products.

You will work closely with our Technology-, Sales- and Engineering teams to ensure that the main engineering design points, product performance and features of the plant will be met. You collaborate with Supply Chain and Internal / External Project teams to support sourcing, procurement and delivery of WOIMA products by providing and integrating the necessary specifications with your and your team’s expertise with different suppliers and partners. In addition, you will assist our sales team and end customers, to choose right ecosystem components to find optimal solutions for each project already at sales phase.

A successful candidate holds at least a Bachelor’s degree in Process or Mechanical/Electrical engineering or have related experience. Prior experience with Project Engineering, Plant and BOP Engineering, Balance of plant Calculations, Power Plant optimizations, knowledge of chemical engineering or site works will provide an edge for you. Effective written and verbal communication skills in English will be needed. Understanding various Thermochemical processes and how to integrate them will provide a success in this role. Previous experience in plant operations, boiler business or maintenance would be a good plus as well.

Your main responsibilities as an Engineering Manager 

  • Responsible for planning, leading, supervising, and approving WOIMA’s internal and subcontracted design and engineering work (quality/time/budget)
  • Responsible of WOIMA power plant Engineering Process and of integrator of all the internal and subcontracted design and engineering disciplines
  • Be main responsible for technical compliance of the proposal and delivery projects
  • Analyse and implement technical sales project requirements across internal and subcontracted engineering, fabrication, equipment deliveries
  • Identify key design objectives and initiatives to improve the effectiveness of design efforts, product manufacturability and site assembly
  • Be responsible for the design drawings, deliverables, specifications, technical documentation content with relation to all essential communication interfaces towards customers, external collaboration partners, and wasteWOIMA suppliers.
  • Analyse and answer to technical questions and raised issues from customers, collaboration partners and suppliers.
  • Develop and maintain our WOIMA tools and design systems in relation your expertise and responsibilities (Vertex / Autocad / etc.)

To succeed as an Engineering Manager, you have

  • Project management skills, including the ability to plan and track project timelines, manage resources and interphases, integrate scopes, track costs and communicate progress to stakeholders.
  • Able to grasp clear “Big picture” and understand butter-fly effects in complicated processes. Doer mentality.
  • Strong leadership skills, with the ability to motivate and inspire team members.
  • Attention to detail and commitment to producing high-quality work.
  • Familiarity with relevant industry standards and regulations, such as PED/ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code, National Board Inspection Code, and American Petroleum Institute standard.
  • A deep understanding of boiler systems and pressure vessels including design principles, heat transfer, fluid dynamics, combustion processes, and safety standards is a benefit.
  • Strong technical knowledge and experience in leading power plant engineering projects.
  • Proficiency in relevant software tools and technologies such Autocad / Vertex.

We offer a competitive package in terms of salary and other perks. This position is also entitled to stock options.

If you feel excited of these responsibilities, fulfil the above qualifications and consider having the right character to contribute effectively to our mission, please proceed further in submitting your application. Please send your CV and cover letter to Henri Kinnunen ( All given information is confidential and will not be shared with third parties.

If you need more information, please be in contact with:

Henri Kinnunen

Chief Executive Officer
WOIMA Finland Oy
Mobile: +358 40 83 58974


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WOIMA Corporation is a Finnish supplier of best-in-class waste-to-value products, projects and services worldwide. We have developed solutions that enable us, and the customer, to transform and recycle virtually any waste stream into raw materials and energy.  At WOIMA we combine Finnish engineering know-how in waste management with power generation design expertise. These solutions are used in Finland every day. They support the circular economy ideology and ensure that less than 1% of Finland’s waste ends up in landfills.

Our mission is to improve quality of life both locally and globally, as well as empower people to utilize waste as a commodity. Our decades of international project management experience ensure an on-time, in-budget and high-quality WOIMA solution delivery across the globe.


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