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Vestas Factory

Electrical & Mechanical Service Technicians - Granville Harbour Wind Farm 
AU, Granville Harbour | Skilled Worker / Semi-Skilled Worker | Full-Time | ID: 3899
 

 

Vestas offers you challenging career opportunities within a global organisation. As the world's leading supplier of wind power solutions, we have delivered more than 101 GW wind turbines in over 80 countries. Over 24,600 employees are eager to welcome new, dedicated colleagues on our journey to a more sustainable future. Would you like to join us?

 

This role will report to the Site Supervisor and will play a pivotal role in maintaining, testing and repairing mechanical and electrical equipment and monitoring daily performance to ensure continued high availability to customers. These opportunities will require successful applicants to hold a current A-Grade Electrical license or Australian recognised Mechanical trade qualifications as well as have their own local accommodation to the site as FIFO is not available.

 

Service Operations > Service AUNZ > ANZ Region 4 > Granville Harbour Wind Farm

 

Responsibilities

  • Perform the day to day servicing, calibrations and maintenance as a part of scheduled and un-scheduled service and maintenance of wind turbines
  • Installation, commissioning, inspection and maintenance of wind turbine generators and associated spare parts
  • Identify, define and isolate source of issues through logical processes and identify and evaluate possible solutions for the same
  • Ensure customer satisfaction through direct liaison with client representatives, customers and service recipients
  • Develop and maintain site-specific documentation and quality assurance information
  • Achieve, measure and report on performance indicators and site service objectives within a continuous improvement environment
  • Carry out hazard and risk assessments for all tasks as per company policy and procedures
  • Proactive focus on HSE including reporting and documenting of hazardous observations near misses and incidents

 

Qualifications

  • Either; Australian A Grade Electrical License or Australian recognised Mechanical trade qualifications (mandatory)
  • Exposure and experience to HV highly desirable 
  • Experience working in an electro-mechanical environment, preferably working with WTGs
  • Experience in Maintenance of heavy machinery
  • Working at Heights ticket (preferred but not essential)
  • Rigging/Dogman tickets (preferred but not essential)
  • EWP license (preferred but not essential)
  • Intermediate computer skills

 

Competencies

  • Demonstrated commitment and adherence to safety and environmental requirements
  • Any previous experience in the wind industry, commercial construction, engineering or HV electrical experience will be highly regarded
  • Ability to work at heights
  • Fit, with the ability to carry weight and climb wind turbine towers
  • Flexibility in operation and ability to work in a team and as an independent contributor
  • Self-managed, with good communication skills and strong work ethics

 

What we offer

  • A workplace that focuses on safety
  • An opportunity to work with the world leader in wind energy
  • The opportunity to further develop your skills and professional development
  • Competitive remuneration
  • Global career progression prospects

 
Additional information

  • Primary work location: Granville Harbour Wind Farm, Granville Harbour, Tasmania, Australia, 5 days per week
  • Flexibility to work overtime as required
  • You must have the full Australian working rights to live and work in this location to apply for this position
  • All potential employees will be subject to undertake a full medical assessment to be considered for this role

 
For additional information on this position, please APPLY and someone from our recruitment team will contact you directly.

 

Vestas is an equal opportunity employer. We are dedicated to attracting, retaining and developing our people. Applications are encouraged from all sectors of the community and we strongly encourage applications from those who identify as being Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander.


About Vestas

Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We design, manufacture, install, and service wind turbines across the globe, and with more than 101 GW of wind turbines in 80 countries, we have installed more wind power than anyone else. 

Through our industry-leading smart data capabilities and unparalleled more than 86 GW of wind turbines under service, we use data to interpret, forecast, and exploit wind resources and deliver best-in-class wind power solutions. 

Together with our customers, Vestas’ more than 24,600 employees are bringing the world sustainable energy solutions to power a bright future.

We invite you to learn more about Vestas by visiting our website at www.vestas.com and following us on our social media channels.