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Wärtsilä Reviews

Updated May 11, 2017
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Pros
  • Demanding work environment, but relaxed at the same time, due to the excellent professional team that composes the company (in 6 reviews)

  • Knowledge and experience in this field is of no good in India however, once experienced one can move out of India to earn good salary (in 4 reviews)

Cons
  • Local management is not so good (in 3 reviews)

  • Bad for freshers because of O&M (in 3 reviews)

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  1. "Project Engineer"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Singapore (Singapore)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Singapore (Singapore)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Wärtsilä full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Challenging work, good pay, and warm community

    Cons

    Lousy Canteen, challenging, and have to adapt every time

    Advice to Management

    Improve canteen and food provided.


  2. "Good company without future"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I have been working at Wärtsilä full-time

    Pros

    Good Work & life balance

    Cons

    No positive news & order since 2016.


  3. "Project Implementation Manager"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Helsinki, Western Finland (Finland)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Helsinki, Western Finland (Finland)

    I worked at Wärtsilä (More than a year)

    Pros

    An international organization that has strong processes and systems in place

    Cons

    Local network offices still function in their own space and very often their local ways of working do not conform to the globally accepted processes


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  5. "Account Manager"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Wärtsilä full-time

    Pros

    Big and multicultural company. Company willing to invest and training

    Cons

    Too many internal work and workload quite heavy


  6. "Good Company"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Project Coordinator in Winterthur (Switzerland)
    Former Employee - Project Coordinator in Winterthur (Switzerland)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Wärtsilä (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    good benefits, and career development

    Cons

    Many organizational changes, communication difficulties


  7. "good company"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Rayagada (India)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Rayagada (India)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    good corporate policy
    best rules and regulation
    good facility
    lodging, medical, conveyance facility

    Cons

    local site management are not so good
    o&M type job is not preferable

    Advice to Management

    grow business in india


  8. "Decent"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Intern in Singapore (Singapore)
    Former Employee - Intern in Singapore (Singapore)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    The staff were mostly helpful and friendly.

    Cons

    Technical work could be tiring.

    Advice to Management

    No advice


  9. "Chaos and opportunities"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Project Manager in Winterthur (Switzerland)
    Former Employee - Project Manager in Winterthur (Switzerland)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Wärtsilä full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great colleagues team (most employees are good engineers), Interesting technology level, Many opportunities because you can decide to take responsibilities.

    Cons

    Loose job descriptions, The shipping industry is currently immersed in a long difficult period, Excessive politics, The Chinese owners are a potential risk factor


  10. "General opinion"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Product Manager in Hull, England (UK)
    Former Employee - Product Manager in Hull, England (UK)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Wärtsilä full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    excellent line management, given plenty of responsibility for your own department performance,
    reasonable rates of pay
    .

    Cons

    far to much bureaucracy, and lack of training in important areas, very formal and restrictive when trying to implement new ideas.


  11. "Great company"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Information Technology in Bekasi (Indonesia)
    Former Employee - Information Technology in Bekasi (Indonesia)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Wärtsilä full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good salary, career, training and education

    Cons

    Who doesn't like hard pressures don't try to apply

    Advice to Management

    Keep it up


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