Location: Helsinki or Rajamäki, Finland

As a Project Manager you will be responsible for a new factory project that starts with feasibility study coordination, decision making preparations and possible planning and implementation, covering a whole scope of project activities related to cost, scheduling, quality and internal customer satisfaction. You will provide a smooth cooperation between all parties involved, both from inside and outside of Teknos organisation, and lead them through the whole project. 


Daily tasks and responsibilities:

  • Establishing project team organization, creating overall project schedule (engineering milestones, purchasing or manufacturing plan, installation & start-up schedule etc.)
  • Driving the project by organizing and facilitating project meetings and communication
  • Creating a project risk analysis and taking actions to identify, mitigate or eliminate them
  • Studying contract and technical specification, planning and monitoring project budget and actual costs
  • Leading internal planning and layout discussion including engineering site data handling
  • Supporting site manager with organization and detailed scheduling of all site operations (installation, start-up activities, manpower plan, HSE)
  • Verification of external quotations price, delivery scope and time; coordination of imported and local equipment delivery
  • Preparing all project and project delivery-related documentation
  • Cooperating with external parties e.g. local authorities, environmental bodies, machine suppliers, contractors, EPCM partners
  • Cooperating with all internal departments involved in a new factory set-up - e.g. operations, R&D,  Project Steering Group, Teknos board
  • Closing project in time with summary report and organize internal lesson learn and information sharing



  • Several years of a solid working experience in project management within industrial environment, preferably with a greenfield exposure 
  • Technical/engineering/commercial degree 
  • Demonstrated overall experience and understanding of EPCM project model
  • Experience/knowledge of Lean and Kaizen implementation within operations
  • Familiarity with production process and production related equipment technology
  • Excellent communication and leadership skills within matrix organization
  • Ability to work independently and work under pressure
  • Development oriented and innovative mindset, quick-learner
  • Strong work ethic, ability to be proactive and goal-oriented
  • Excellent verbal and written Finnish is a must, good verbal and written English
  • Willingness to travel in the future


What we offer:

This position offers you a great opportunity to use your skills and collect further experience within an international environment. We are offering you a challenging, independent and versatile role where you get to delevop and continuously improve our organisation. With Teknos, you get to join a globally operating family-owned company with a friendly and warm work atmosphere where employees' opinions are valued. You will have the support of a professional and international team in a growing company. 

In Teknos you will also have: 

Meaningful job: We are proud of what we do. Our work highlights the expertise of our personnel, the high quality of our products and the company's values.  

Inspired and motivated teams: We have a highly skilled workforce. We are a multi-faceted, international organization that works as a team to achieve our shared objectives.  

Development opportunities: With us you can build up your expertise. We provide opportunities to support your development throughout every stage of your career.   

Responsibility for people and environment: Our ethical principles embrace people as well as the environment. We are always striving to build a sustainable future. ​

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