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Wind Turbine Service Technician

Requisition ID:  24639
Location(s): 

Akaa, Länsi-Suomi, FI

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


Vestas Factory

Skilled Worker / Semi-Skilled Worker | Full-Time

You will be part of Vestas Northern and Central Europe which is a sales business unit covering Scandinavia, 
Finland, Celtic, Poland, the Baltics, Germany, Benelux as well as Eastern Europe and the south part of Africa. 
We are responsible for the sales function, project, installation, and service of wind farms throughout 
these regions. Our Finnish headquarter is in Vaasa and we have warehouses on several locations across Finland.

 

Vestas Finland Oy > EVP NCE > SBU NCE SERVICE

 

Responsibilities:

As a Service Technician, you hold an important role as the frontline of our service agreements and taking care 
of the customers' turbines. The position requires accuracy and professionalism as the quality and personal 
safety of our service work is highly considered. To succeed in this role, we believe you possess good knowledge 
of electricity and mechanics as well as being service-minded.

 

Your responsibilities will be:

  • Electrical and mechanical troubleshooting and repairs on sites all over Finland, and other Nordic countries
  • Service and commissioning according to the agreement, as well as carrying out a diversity of check-ups, repairs and replacement activities of turbine components
  • Friction-less operation of our turbines and use of our systems like condition monitoring and remote control
  • Contact with customers regarding completed and upcoming service and repairs
  • Responsibility of the service vehicle, warehouse and order of material, tools and spare parts
  • Daily reporting in our reporting systems

 

 

Qualifications:

On the professional level, we expect you to have:

  • Practical experience within electricity
  • Experience within mechanics or hydraulics would be great
  • Good English skills, written and verbal
  • Good IT skills, as you will be reporting and communicating through various systems
  • Driving license

 

Competencies:

On the personality level we believe you have/are:

  • A team member, yet with the ability to work alone and plan your daily work
  • A motivated, problem-solving and service-minded approach towards your tasks and in collaboration with colleagues across Vestas and externals at site
  • Able to travel and flexible, as unplanned overtime can occur
  • Good physical condition and can handle heavy lifts and work on heights
  • High level of safety awareness

 

What we offer:

Our employees are our most valuable asset. Apart from an attractive salary and benefits, we invest in your 
development. After a thorough introduction course, we offer continuous development of your skills with our 
well-established education program. You get to work in a diverse team with motivated service technicians in 
a stimulating environment of an established fast-growing international company, where good communication and 
structure is the key to good results. Your working area will be 100-175 m up, which gives you an great 
view of our nice landscape. We welcome both male and female applicants.

 

Additional information:

This role will be based on Tampere, Finland and be responsible for the site teams located there. This is a full-time permanent position located on site.

All applications will be via our careers portal and please apply before the 30th Jun to be considered.

For further information please contact Sami Petteri Ritari, Service Supervisor +358406647506


About Vestas
Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We are specialised in designing, manufacturing, installing, and servicing wind turbines, both onshore and offshore. 
Across the globe, we have installed more wind power than anyone else. We consider ourselves pioneers within the industry, as we continuously aim to design new solutions and technologies to create a more sustainable future for all of us. With more than 145 GW of wind power installed worldwide and 40+ years of experience in wind energy, we have an unmatched track record demonstrating our expertise within the field. 
With 29,000 employees globally, we are a diverse team united by a common goal: to power the solution – today, tomorrow, and far into the future. 
Vestas promotes a diverse workforce which embraces all social identities and is free of any discrimination. We commit to create and sustain an environment that acknowledges and harvests different experiences, skills, and perspectives. We also aim to give everyone equal access to opportunity. 
To learn more about our company and life at Vestas, we invite you to visit our website at www.vestas.com and follow us on our social media channels. We also encourage you to join our Talent Universe to receive notifications on new and relevant postings.