Join our team: Mechanical Engineer

Job description

We are looking for Mechanical Engineer to join our mechanical engineering team located at our office in Lahti, Finland. As Mechanical Engineer you will be a part of mechanical design team and become an expert on Galvatek processes. Your tasks will mainly include general plant design and mechanical design. Your work could also consist of technical computations, defining and sourcing components, and creating technical documentation.When needed you will also participate in negotiations with clients and suppliers, as well as assist in planning and creating preliminary design for quotations.

What we expect from you

We expect you to have several years of experience in 2D-and/or 3D-design. You will participate actively in developing our design systems and methods (Vault/Inventor/AutoCAD). Earlier experience in Autodesk software is not a must but will be considered as an advantage, as well as sheet-metal design.
You will report to the Head of Engineering / General Manager, Projects & Design.
An MSc or BSc in Mechanical Engineering, Machine design, Process Engineering or Mechatronics would be the ideal degree for this position. Any additional experience and knowledge of process industry and manufacturing technologies will be considered as an advantage.
We expect you to have good communication skills (fluent in both English and Finnish), and you should enjoy working with people. Any experience in international work environment will be considered a benefit.

What we have to offer

As a new Galvatek team member, we will offer you a great opportunity to work in a diverse field of surface treatment in multi-cultural environment. You will have a real possibility to leave your fingerprint on our designs – in both product- and project level. In addition to design, your work will also include some research and development.
Galvatek is a truly international company and majority of our products have been exported already for many decades.

Applications:

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Further information:

Ville Sallinen, Head of Engineering, +358 44 790 7795

Jani Ruhanen, General Manager, Projects & Design, +358 44 5617077

Join our team: Automation Engineer

Galvatek is one of the leading suppliers of surface treatment plants globally. Our main market is the aviation industry and some 90 % of our sales is export sales mainly to Europe, China, SEA and Middle East. We have delivered over 600 plants over the past 40 years. We offer customer-tailored plant projects, from initial design to turnkey delivery and related support services. Galvatek belongs to the Belgium John Cockerill group and its surface treatment division which is one of the leading and growing actors in the global surface treatment market.

We are looking for an Automation engineer

We expect you to be positive and inspiring team player who enjoys interacting with clients and project team. To succeed in the job you need to have technical education, know-how of industrial PC and PLC control software and couple of years working experience in similar tasks. We also expect you to be ready to travel when necessary mostly in installation and start up / commissioning phases of the project.

Your English and Finnish language should be fluent, other languages are counted in as an advantage.

What we offer to you

We offer you an interesting job in a truly international company. We develop the high-end technology and always appreciate high quality. You will have a chance to use and develop all your skills. We expect you to be a professional from the start, but with our in-house and other training opportunities we ensure that you will be the best expert in this business also in the future.

We offer you a chance to travel internationally and to work with people from other cultures. Belonging to John Cockerill companies offers also good possibilities to advance within the frame of a big and truly global business environment.

Galvatek is a truly international company and majority of our sales has been export already for many decades.

Apply for this job

Please send us your application with salary request as soon as possible, latest on the 20th of July 2021. Applications and for further information please contact General Manager Jarno Virtanen +358 40 844 8526 between 9:00-14:00 (FI).

 

About John Cockerill

For more than 200 years, John Cockerill has been providing answers to the needs of its times.

Today, John Cockerill catalyses opportunities by conceiving, modernizing and maintaining equipment in the fields of energy, defence, industry, environment and rail. With more than 6,000 collaborators, it achieves a turnover of 1.3 billion euros from its head office in Seraing (Belgium) and its numerous implantations Europe, the United States, Africa, Brazil, Russia, India, New Caledonia and China. www.johncockerill.com

Join our team: Project Manager

Galvatek is one of the leading suppliers of surface treatment plants globally. Our main market is the aviation industry and some 90 % of our sales is export sales mainly to Europe, China, SEA and Middle East. We have delivered over 600 plants over the past 40 years. We offer customer-tailored plant projects, from initial design to turnkey delivery and related support services. Galvatek belongs to the Belgium John Cockerill group and its surface treatment division which is one of the leading and growing actors in the global surface treatment market.

We are looking for Project Manager

We are looking for a experienced Project Manager located in our office in Lahti, Finland. You will be part of Galvatek´s project organization.

Your task is to manage a certain project or several projects simultaneously from beginning to the end. You will manage the technical specification of a project, pricing and to act as a primary contact towards our customers, suppliers and other stakeholders. You are responsible for project timetable, profitability, resources and other tasks related to the project. You are supposed to report the status of the project monthly.

We expect you to be

We expect you to be already an experienced project manager, who can work flexible with customers from different cultural background, yet a tight negotiator when needed. We hope you to be a team player with ambition to always find the best result. Travelling will be required to manage the job, especially in Europe, Far-East and Middle-East.

You should hold an engineer degree either from a university or an institute. You are expected to be fluent with English language, as well as MS Office and Project software and Autocad/Vault CAD software.

What we offer to you

We offer you an interesting job in a truly international company. We develop the high-end technology and always appreciate high quality. You will have a chance to use and develop all your skills. We expect you to be a professional from the start, but with our in-house and other training opportunities we ensure that you will be the best expert in this business also in the future.

You will have a full responsibility over your projects and we offer you all the necessary support and resources to meet the target.

Apply for this job

Please send us your application with salary request as soon as possible, latest on the 1st of September 2021. Applications and for further information please contact General Manager Jarno Virtanen +358 40 844 8526 between 9:00-14:00 (FI).

About John Cockerill

For more than 200 years, John Cockerill has been providing answers to the needs of its times.

Today, John Cockerill catalyses opportunities by conceiving, modernizing and maintaining equipment in the fields of energy, defence, industry, environment and rail. With more than 6,000 collaborators, it achieves a turnover of 1.3 billion euros from its head office in Seraing (Belgium) and its numerous implantations Europe, the United States, Africa, Brazil, Russia, India, New Caledonia and China.  www.johncockerill.com

Galvatek continues to serve customers during the coronavirus pandemic

Health, safety and wellbeing of our employees and customers are the top priority at Galvatek especially these abnormal times. We are continuously monitoring the situation of COVID-19 virus not only in Finland and Poland but globally. We are taking all actions needed to keep our employees safe, but remaining committed to serve our customers.

Even though most of us work remotely and we have minimal personnel present at the office we can serve our clients with the spare parts, technical assistance and by keeping projects going on. We can also respond to new enquiries.

Should you need technical assistance or spares please contact us. We are using Microsoft Teams or Skype for video calls with you. Please contact us to arrange a video meeting.

Thank you! Together we will manage through these difficult times.

Join our team: Sales Engineer – Projects

Do you want to work in a responsible position, within a high technology company and in an international environment? We are looking for an experienced Sales Engineer to market and introduce our technology on a global level.

Galvatek is one of the leading suppliers of surface treatment plants globally. We have delivered over 600 plants over the past 40 years. We offer customer-tailored plant projects, from initial design to turnkey delivery and related support services.

Galvatek belongs to the Belgian CMI group and its surface treatment division which is one of the leading and growing actors in the global surface treatment market.

About CMI Group

For more than 200 years, CMI has been providing answers to the needs of its times.

Today, CMI catalyses opportunities by conceiving, modernizing and maintaining equipment in the fields of energy, defence, industry, environment and rail. With more than 6,000 collaborators, it achieves a turnover of 1.3 billion euros from its head office in Seraing (Belgium) and its numerous implantations Europe, the United States, Africa, Brazil, Russia, India, New Caledonia and China. www.cmigroupe.com

Job description

We are looking for a technical orientated Sales Engineer to our projects department in Lahti.

As Sales Engineer you will be a member in our sales team where you actively participate in marketing actions as well as offer preparation / pricing and quotation presentations to the customers. The quotation presentations to the customers includes both technical and commercial argumentation so you must be able to present these in the first stage and receive the customer reactions. Our main customers are in the global aviation industry worldwide having high expectations besides technology also on our personnel.

Sales Engineer will coordinate his work with business area managers and offering team. He will also personally make offers including pricing and factory planning. Besides personal contact calls, sales and marketing visits and other sales activities he will organise and run strategically important marketing activities e.g. symposiums and exhibitions.

The Employee undertakes to perform also other work duties indicated by the Employer within his directive powers. When needed you may also need to act as a project manager.

Our markets are global, and you are prepared to travel 60-70 days a year and keep in contact with existing and new potential customers. You will also need to collaborate with our sales partners and sister companies in the CMI Group both in France and China.

What we expect from you

We expect that you will have several years’ experience in investment project sales on international markets and that the project business is familiar to you. You also have some experience in project pricing and understand the content of a project budget.

We expect that you have an adequate technical education (MSc or BSc) and will be able to adapt the technical particularities of surface treatment equipment and Galvatek technology after a training period.

The training period will consist of actual hands on participation in sales processes as well as pricing methods and principles in Galvatek.

We expect you to have an entrepreneurial hands-on attitude, have strong communication skills and be experienced as team member.  As over 90% of our business comes from international delivery projects you should be fluent in both English and Finnish, and any other language skills will be considered an advantage.

What we have to offer

We offer you an interesting job in an organisation that always appreciates high quality. You will have the chance to use and develop all your skills. You will be working mostly with clients from the aviation industry who expect extremely high quality and reliability.

As a part of an international growing group with activities in each continent we can also in the future offer you more interesting working opportunities within the CMI Group.

We offer you the chance to travel internationally and to work with people from other exiting cultures. Galvatek is a truly international company, and the majority of our products have been exported already for many decades.

Further information:

Ulf Pråhl, Managing Director, ulf.prahl@galvatek.fi

Join our team: Chief Engineer

Galvatek is one of the leading suppliers of surface treatment plants globally. Our main market is the aviation industry and some 90 % of our sales is export sales mainly to Europe, China, SEA and Middle East. We have delivered over 600 plants over the past 40 years. We offer customer-tailored plant projects, from initial design to turnkey delivery and related support services. Galvatek belongs to the Belgium John Cockerill group and its surface treatment division which is one of the leading and growing actors in the global surface treatment market.

Job description

We are looking for a Chief Engineer to join our mechanical engineering team located at our office in Lahti, Finland. As Chief Engineer you will be responsible for mechanical design processes and general plant design. Your tasks will include also scheduling and detailing mechanical design work, as well as technical computations, defining and sourcing components, and creating technical documentation.

When needed you will also participate in negotiations with clients and suppliers, as well as assist in planning and creating preliminary designs for quotations.

What we expect from you

We expect you to understand complex projects and manage the detailed design required to correlate the overall targets of the plant. You will report to the Design Manager, and you will participate actively in developing our design systems and methods (Vault/Inventor/AutoCAD).

We expect you to have several years of experience in designing and managing large projects. This experience will allow you to make decisions and take responsibility. An MSc or BSc in Mechanical Engineering, Process Engineering or Mechatronics would be the ideal degree for this position.

We expect you to have experience in mechanical engineering, and you should master both 2D and 3D design. You should also be fluent in modern software tools, preferably Inventor and AutoCAD from Autodesk, or at least you should have long experience in similar software, such as Solidworks. Any experience in an international work environment will be considered a benefit.

We expect you to have strong communication skills, and you should enjoy working with people. You should be able to figure out the big picture quickly and organise work with our clients and suppliers. You should be fluent in both English and Finnish, and any other language skills will be considered an advantage.

What we have to offer

We offer you an interesting job in an organisation that always appreciates high quality. You will have the chance to use and develop all your skills. You will be working mostly with clients from the aviation industry who expect extremely high quality and reliability.

We expect you to be a professional from the start, while our in-house and other training opportunities ensure that you will be the best expert in this business also in the future. In addition to design, your work will include also some research and development.

We offer you the chance to travel internationally and to work with people from other cultures. Galvatek is a truly international company, and the majority of our products have been exported already for many decades.

Further information:

Jani Ruhanen, Design Manager

Jarno Virtanen, General Manager – Aviation

Galvatek exhibiting in Farnborough International Air Show, 16-22 July 2018

We are exhibiting this June in Farnborough International Air Show (FIA), the largest aviation industry’s international event in the world. In 2016, FIA had 1500+ exhibitors from 52 countries and 82 out of top 100 aerospace companies participated. We are joining forces in FIA 2018 with our local representative Turbex Ltd., and our stand 4042 is located in the hall 4.

Come and visit us in Farnborough in June and learn more about our exeptional surface treatment plant engineering capabilities in the Engine MRO component cleaning as well as aircraft component manufacturing.

Venue

Show Centre, ETPS Rd,
Farnborough, GU14 6FD, Great Britain

More information

https://www.farnboroughairshow.com/trade/

Join our team: 3D Visual Designer

Are you interested in working with leading technology in a challenging position and in an international environment? We are looking for a full-time 3D Visual Designer for our office in Lahti, Finland, to create technical visualisations and animations of our products.

Galvatek is one of the world’s leading suppliers of surface treatment plants, having delivered over 600 plants over the past 40 years. Galvatek offers a comprehensive customer-based service, from the initial design to a turnkey delivery, plus maintenance and spare parts services. The latest technology and our long experience ensure the quality and reliability of Galvatek plants.

Job description

You will support sales by creating plant layout drawings, 3D models and renderings of our equipment. The tools you will be using include Autodesk Autocad, Inventor and 3ds Max. You should have at least a basic understanding of Autocad, which we use for planning factory layouts. Your primary tool, however, will be 3ds Max, so you should be fluent in the use of this software. We use 3ds Max to pre-design and implement our offer modelling, rendering and animations. In addition, Photoshop/Illustrator is often required for post-production.

In addition to 3D modelling, your job may require other graphic artist skills, such as graphic design, illustrations, image processing and creating various sales materials. Experience in producing visual contents and publishing them online will be considered an advantage.

What we expect from you

We expect you to have an uncompromising attitude and the ambition to keep raising the bar a little higher. You are never satisfied with the easiest or most familiar solution but instead are keen to improve your work and develop your own skills. You will become the leading expert in your field within Galvatek, so we expect you to be proactive and independent. At the same time, you will be a team player and willing to offer your expertise for use by our sales team, engineers and customers.

The majority of our customers are in the aviation industry, so they demand the highest quality and utmost punctuality. Responding to the needs of our customers is always the priority and may require an extra effort from our employees at times.

Most of us at Galvatek are engineers, but we expect you to bring to Galvatek also your creative thinking and visual eye. Your job will be to present the surface treatment plants we design in the most appealing and illustrative way.

We expect you to have the following software skills:

  • 3ds Max, modelling and rendering – very good skills
  • Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator – previous experience
  • Inventor /Autocad or Solidworks/Vertex – previous experience
  • MS Office tools – fluent

Work experience: We appreciate any experience in modelling and visualising technical equipment. If you have experience in other kinds of creative design work, we expect you to have an understanding and interest in mechanics. Extensive work experience is not mandatory, and the job may be suitable also for recent graduates if you have the expected skills and attitude.

Education: A polytechnic/university of applied sciences-level education in engineering, technical visualisations, product design or similar is expected.

Language skills: This job requires fluent English language skills, as many of our customers, colleagues and partners communicate in English.

What we offer you

We offer you a full-time employment relationship and the opportunity of a long career. You will get to work in the aviation industry and an international business environment.
You will be given an independent and responsible position in which you can develop. We always use the latest tools. We offer you a nice work environment, flexibility to manage both your professional and private lives, and excellent work colleagues.

Further information:
Jani Välkky | firstname.lastname@galvatek.fi || Contact us

I can be reached by phone at the following times: Mon-Wed 12noon-4pm.

Please send your application, CV and salary request by 30th of March, 2018 at the latest.