• Automation Engineer PLC Helsinki
  • Norsepower in Helsinki, , Finland
  • jobs
  • 1 week ago

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Join the future of sustainable shipping with Norsepower!

Are you ready to embark on a thrilling journey in the heart of maritime innovation Norsepower a pioneer in sustainable shipping solutions is bringing sails back to shipping and saving the planet at the same time. We are now seeking a dynamic and talented Automation Engineerto join our team.

Norsepower Rotor Sail harnesses the wind to maximize fuel efficiency and reduce emissions of ships. It is the first commercially available mechanical sail for large vessels. It has a proven track record of successful operation since 2014. Norsepowers project services cover all phases from sales to project delivery and operational support. Each project is planned according to the clients needs and preferences.

In this role you will be part of a motivated department consisting of automation software data and electrical professionals.As an Automation Engineeryour responsibilities include PLC development and supporting delivery projects.

On a... practical level you willdesignprojectspecific additional automation featuresand create interface implementations ensuring testing and functionality during Rotor Sail installation.On the maintenance side youll provide remote support conduct troubleshooting and participate in rotating oncall duties. You will also engage in handson tasks particularly during business trips you are going to participate in systemlevel testing and integration to thirdparty devices. Additionally youll be involved in diverse development projects to ensure that our Rotor Sails remain topnotch. At Norsepower we use Bahmann and BR Automation PLCs.Most used protocols areModbus TCP and OPC UA.

To succeed in this position we expect you to have a proven track record of PLC programming. We assume you to have strong communication skills as youll be working alongside various stakeholders.We also hope youll be proactive and bring forth your own ideas as youll have genuine opportunities to affect your work.Being consistently eager to learn developing oneself and thriving in a fastgrowing company are key attributes. Our office is located in Ruoholahti and we work in a flexible hybrid model. We hope you would be interested in coming to the office 23 times a week fostering a collaborative work environment.
We offer you
• A possibility to contribute to a more sustainable future
• A chance to get exposure to the exciting world of international cleantech
• Continuous learning opportunities allowing you to grow and develop your skills in a supportive environment
• A motivated team to join comprising highly driven professionals from various disciplines all dedicated to shaping a cleaner future for the shipping industry
• Flexibility in working conditions allowing you to enjoy a worklife balance that suits your lifestyle
• Employee benefits including lunch telephone sports & culture and the possibility to participate in a stock option program
• Relevant technical education background (B.Sc/M.Sc)
• At least 3 years of similar working experience
• Experience working with IEC 611313 standard programming languages preferablyStructured Text
• Understanding of electrical schematics
• Readiness to travel (5070 days/year)
• Full working proficiency in English
Bonus skills
• C/C or Python programming
• Experience in the marine industry

Set sail on a career path where innovation meets opportunity and apply now! Please submit your CV and motivation letter in PDF format by the latest 02.06.2024
Remember to use the application system we do not accept applications by email.

We recommend applyingas soon as possible as we may proceed with potential candidates during the application period.

For more information about the recruitment process please contact HR Specialist Jessica Vilppula (
Helsinki Finland


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