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In this role, you will be in charge of delivering Finnish maritime industry’s spearhead products in ABB Oy Marine & Ports Division in Vuosaari, Helsinki. As Production Manager, you have overall responsibility of safe, high quality and on-time production process and operational efficiency of two Azipod® electric propulsion system product factories in Vuosaari and Hamina. You will manage a large team of strong professionals and work closely together with engineering, procurement and project management. Being the driving force for factories’ continuous improvement and operational management, your tasks will also include development of production operations with high focus on safety, quality and efficient ways of working. Management and development of component inspections and logistic operations are also under your responsibility. Strong ownership and hands-on attitude are highly valued in our team!
This position reports to
Manager, Marine Propulsion
Ensuring safe working environment in both factories
Ensuring that production organization is professionally led, organized, staffed and skilled
Driving on-time and high quality deliveries
Demonstrating your own example and engaging the whole organization’s continuous improvement in safety, quality and cost efficiency
Overseeing production progress, identifying risks and implementing mitigation actions
Over 10 years’ work experience with minimum 5 years as line manager
Solid track record on delivering results safely against targets
Experience on modern heavy-weight production
Mature leadership capabilities with collaborative, solution-focused approach
Excellent spoken and written communication skills both in Finnish and English
Experience in logistics and inspection processes is considered as an advantage
Technical education; B.Sc. or M.Sc.
More about us
ABB Marine & Ports supplies world-leading technologies that are driving the evolution of sustainable shipping. Electrical propulsion, data-driven decision support and integrated solutions for ship and shore from ABB are paving the way to a zero-emission marine industry, providing greater efficiency and reliability to shipowners and preparing vessels to meet the demands of tomorrow. Our automation and electrical solutions are making port and terminal operations safer, greener and more productive. ABB Marine & Ports operates in 26 countries and has 2,000 employees. www.abb.com/marine In Finland, ABB has about 5000 employees, making it one of the biggest industrial employers in the country. ABB Finland serves its customers in over 20 locations and has production sites in Helsinki, Vaasa, Porvoo and Hamina. As a global company, we’re also able to offer international job opportunities. If you have questions, please contact Manager, Marine Propulsion Jaakko Aho, tel. +358 50 332 6021. Interested in joining the crew? Please apply for the position by April 12, 2022. We look forward to receiving your application (documents submitted in English are appreciated). If you want to discover more about ABB, take another look at our website www.abb.com. #LI-Hybrid