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Lead Test Technician

Requisition ID:  22032

Aarhus C, Region Midtjylland, DK

Work experience:  Skilled Worker / Semi-Skilled Worker
Type of position:  Full-Time


Vestas Factory

Lead Test Technician
DK, Aarhus C | Skilled Worker / Semi-Skilled Worker | Full-Time 
| ID: 22032 

Do you have technical background and experience with wind turbines? If you feel comfortable with electrical or mechanical tasks - this position might be for you. Join our Test and Verification department and become a part of global leader in renewable energy.


Power Solutions > Quality Improvements and Processes > Technicians
Test and Verification department within Vestas Wind Systems A/S is an important partner towards ensuring high quality throughout verification and validation activities of new turbine products, modules, and systems. To optimize quality of testing, we bring field conditions into our test center to expose our modules and systems throughout functional, performance and reliability testing. Our Test and Verification department always seeks after supervising the market for verification and validation activities within testing of turbine, modules, and systems. Our facility includes 10 complex test rigs with the capability to test modules or systems as part of the turbine up to 20MW. We are a team that consist of 35 engineers and test technicians that have high focus on team collaboration and development. The team is responsible to plan, complete, verify and to trouble shoot on generator, converter, and gearbox test activities. But also you will have an important role in execution of the test on one of the largest test rig in the world.


You will have an important role in running and maintaining the test rig operation for test of prototype components and modules according to requirement specifications, test procedures and reporting. The responsibilities of the Test Technician include: 

  • Support troubleshooting as well as repairs and replacements of damaged components 
  • Development and installation of mechanical and electrical equipment to support test operation 
  • Recording in logbook of test 
  • Supporting execution of test according to procedures and guidelines 
  • LEAN / 5s 
  • Creation of LOTO procedures 
  • Contribute to risk assessment 



  • Background as an electrician, electromechanics, automation technician, mechanic, or similar 
  • Solid technical understanding and experience of at least 3-5 years within technical operations and troubleshooting 
  • Technical English at a good level


  • Knowledge about controls and operation of complex systems would be a solid asset
  • General technical skills within Electrical/automation or mechanical 
  • Safety and Quality mindset
  • Capability to run test activities and participating 
  • Make complex situations simple 
  • Efficient and Innovative
  • Being open and transparent 


What we offer 
You will be joining a department with a high focus on team development and with good opportunities for personal development in a highly professional environment. In our team you will have the possibility to work among many different tasks, projects and assignments that will motivate your daily work - every day is never the same. We value initiative, responsibility and the right balance between personal motivation and teamwork.

Additional Information
Primary work location: Aarhus, DK.

You can apply online by clicking on the “Apply Online” button at the top or bottom of this page. Please apply no later than 26th of May 2022.



About Vestas                                                                
Vestas is proud to be the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We design, manufacture, install, and service wind turbines across the globe, and we have installed more wind power than anyone else. 

Vestas strives to be the most inclusive workplace in the sustainable energy industry and ensure equal opportunities for everyone regardless of the social identity. We are stronger as a company not despite our differences, but because of them, both professionally and personally. Beyond a diverse workforce, we want to ensure that all of our employees are included and actively contributing to Vestas’ success and innovation. Only then can we become the global leader in sustainable energy solutions and ensure sustainability in everything we do. 

At Vestas, we offer global opportunities for people with growth mindsets and the desire to make a shared and positive impact. We work in the true spirit of our corporate values: accountability, simplicity, collaboration, and passion. We expect everyone to live up to these in their day to day work – no matter what you do and where you are in the organisation.

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