Plant Manager – Port-Gentil (Relocation Provided) (Port Gentil, GA), Port-Gentil, Gabon, Wärtsilä

Plant Manager – Port-Gentil (Relocation Provided) (Port Gentil, GA), Port-Gentil, Gabon, Wärtsilä

Role Responsibilities/ Responsabilités du rôle

Wärtsilä is leading the transition towards a 100% renewable energy future. We Wärtsilians help our customers unlock the value of energy transition by optimizing their energy systems and future-proofing their assets. Did you know Wärtsilä has delivered 73 GW of power plant capacity in 180 countries around the world, including 80 energy storage systems?

In this era of innovation and fast changing world of energy, we are constantly on the lookout for future-oriented talent to join our team and to work towards enabling sustainable societies with smart technology – together. Want to join the ride?

Plant Manager

We are now looking for a Plant Manager to join our Central Africa Services Delivery team. The location for the position is in Port-Gentil, Gabon.

The Plant Manager is accountable of Planning, leading and managing operation and maintenance activities at the plant and assigned team in order to ensure customer satisfaction and to reach set contractual quality, financial, cost and time targets. Then ensure the operational & maintenance reliability and availability of the plant according to contract.

What Will You Be Doing

Plant performance indices

Development of competent contract management resources.

Operations & Maintenance management for assigned plant.

Responsible for all activities relating to the daily contract management at the power plant inclusive of planning and implementation of plant operations & maintenance.

Communicate effectively with the plant team relative to the condition of the plant equipment and performance and to provide suggestions for improvements.

Administration and training of skilled and motivated contract management personnel to assure good teamwork.

Responsible for implementation of applicable plant safety policy.

Establish and implement standard Wärtsilä Services procedures and Contract Management. process.

Prepare reports, plans and budgets as instructed by the Agreement Manager.

Identify and actively seek to improve operational & maintenance reliability and availability.

Lead and follow-up the development of plant processes and procedures.

You will shine in this role, when you have

B.Sc or M.Sc in Engineering (Mechanical or Electrical) or equivalent educational background.

Several years of relevant industrial experience and previous experiencefrom the Oil and Gas industryin Africa region is highly recommended.

A fluent of English and good level French

Good understanding of cost awareness and effectiveness, contract Management tools, contract planning and maintenance management.

We are seeking for an expert professional with strong problem solving and decision-making skill.

Understanding of Wärtsilä business and quality is a plus.

Good understanding of global HSE standards.

Ability to adapt to different cultures.

Why you and us

We at Wärtsilä believe in empowerment, ownership and taking responsibility of our work. We support each other’s growth and co-creation is the true basis of our innovation. We have courage to see opportunities and take initiative.

We are authentic and honest, and we strongly believe in a diverse and inclusive work community where everyone can be their true self. We don’t always get it right the first time, and if mistakes are made, we make sure to learn and grow from them. We want everyone to voice their opinions freely. That is why we have built an environment that empowers you and everyone around you, and where you can feel safe and cared for. Are you eager to be part of this ambition?

How To Apply

If you feel excited by being a part of this working environment and think your personal skills and qualities match the job requirements, we look forward to receiving your job application through our career’s portal. Our recruiting tool recognizes the time zone where the job ad has been published and closes the application period according to same time zone.


Are you still wondering if you should apply and would like to get something clarified? Any questions related to this position. Please reach out to:

Ali Mohamed Ali

Regional Talent Acquisition Specialist

Middle East, South Asia & Africa

Only for questions from direct job applicants, applications through email will not be recorded or responded to.

Last application date: 10/11/2021

At Wärtsilä we value, respect and embrace all our differences, and are committed to diversity, inclusion and equal employment opportunities; everyone can be their true self and succeed based on their job-relevant merits and abilities.

This is Wärtsilä

Wärtsilä Energy leads the transition towards a 100% renewable energy future. We help our customers unlock the value of the energy transition by optimising their energy systems and future-proofing their assets. Our offering comprises flexible power plants, energy management systems, and storage, as well as lifecycle services that ensure increased efficiency and guaranteed performance. Wärtsilä has delivered 73GW of power plant capacity in 180 countries around the

Wärtsilä is a global leader in smart technologies and complete lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. By emphasising sustainable innovation, total efficiency and data analytics, Wärtsilä maximises the environmental and economic performance of the vessels and power plants of its customers. In 2020, Wärtsilä’s net sales totalled EUR 4.6 billion with approximately 18,000 employees. The company has operations in over 200 locations in more than 70 countries around the world. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki.Find out more

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