Företag: Wallenius Water AB

Product Specialist

Wallenius Water is one of the world’s leading environmental technology companies within the field of chemical-free water purification. Over a decade of advanced research and development has resulted in Wallenius AOT purifiers, which offer natural, chemical-free protection against harmful microorganisms and other water-borne pollutants. The products also enable reductions in water and energy consumption and replace or reduce the use of chemicals.

Wallenius Water is part of the Soya Group which comprises a number of companies mostly active within the shipping, real estate and environmental technology business. A total of around 1,500 people are employed by Soya Group companies. Wallenius Water headquarters are in Stockholm, and it has sales offices in Tianjin and Frankfurt. Around 60 people are currently involved in the operation.

About

PureBallast is a chemical-free system for treatment of ballast water onboard ships. The system prevents transportation of alien species between oceans, an environmental problem that the International Maritime Organization (IMO), the UN’s shipping organisation, considers to be one of the greatest threats to the survival of the oceans.
PureBallast, developed by Alfa Laval and Wallenius Water in the joint venture AlfaWall, was origininally launched in 2006. Since then around 1000 systems have been sold and around 600 commisioned. PureBallast is now in an expansive phase, looking to expand our highly devoted team with new colleagues.

Responsibilities

As a Product Specialist you will be responsible for supporting our sales and service organization with product and installation solutions for our Ballast Water Treatment application, PureBallast. The work includes contacts with customers, sales and service staff on a regular basis. You will be part of our Product Support group, with the objective of improving our offering to our customers. You will be reporting to the Manager Product Support of AlfaWall. Depending on your ambitions and abilities, you will have great opportunity for both professional and personal development.

The main work tasks

  • Specialized product & application support for our sales- and service organization
  • Support in customer dialogues for installation onboard ships
  • Working with field tests, commissioning and faultfinding
  • Propose innovative improvements and developments for the PureBallast product range
  • Act as trainer in internal and external training of PureBallast 
  • Proactively acquire new and existing knowledge of installation of BWT systems and related topics as well as campaigning the knowledge through the organization. 

Qualifications

You have an engineering degree or marine education and have preferably been working in the marine industry. You have good knowledge and experience within the electrical and automation field.The business environment is highly international so you have high skills in English both in speech and in writing. You have an outgoing personality with excellent communication and administration skills, with the ability to work on your own initiative.
You will join a team of skilled and highly motivated colleagues and work in a challenging, fast moving and developing business. The position is based in Tumba, Sweden, but frequent travelling is required, 50-75 days / year.

Application

We will continuously interview so please send in your CV promptly but no later than 22 November 2015.

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