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Service Technician

Requisition ID:  25697
Location(s): 

Granville Harbour, TAS, AU

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

 Vestas Factory

Skilled Worker / Semi-Skilled Worker | Full-Time

 

Vestas have an exciting opportunity available for an experienced Service Technician to work on our wind farms to perform scheduled maintenance and attend breakdowns.

 

Sales > Region ASP > Granville Harbour Wind Farm
 

The department is a small team environment based  at Granville Harbour Wind Farm.  The technicians report to the site supervisor and are responsible for the upkeep and maintenance of the wind turbines in accordance with the contract.  Support is provided by an administrator and a planner with KPI's given by the Area Service Manager

 

Responsibilities

 

  • Undertake scheduled service and reactive maintenance on as required basis
  • Respond and attend site outside normal working hours to undertake reactive maintenance on a rostered basis
  • Maintain all company vehicles and plant and equipment in good clean condition
  • Undertake operations and maintenance within the limits of training and authorisation including operation of HV and LV
  • Ensuring that each task is undertaken in a manner that ensure the safety of personnel, protects the environment and work methods are followed at all times
  • Undertake the site induction
  • Undertake the requirements of the SMA (Service Maintenance Agreement)
  • Complying with the duty of care assigned under OH&S legislation and demonstrate commitment to accident prevention
  • Observing all work instructions, procedures, safety codes of practice, employer OH&S and Environmental requirements and statutory rules and regulations
  • Wear the appropriate Personal Protective Equipment as required
  • Participate in safety, toolbox or other meetings where required
  • All other duties within competence, skill, qualifications and experience as directed

 

Qualifications

 

  • Mechanical or Electrical trade certificate
  • Full clean driving license

 

Competencies

 

  • PC literate, preferably MS Office
  • Ability to learn new skills
  • Flexible for working conditions that may change unexpectedly

 

What We Offer

 

  • A professional safety culture
  • An opportunity to work with the world leader in wind energy.
  • The opportunity to further develop your skills and professional development.
  • Global career progression prospects.

 

Additional information

 

  • You must have the right to live and work in this location to apply for this job
  • We do amend or withdraw our jobs and reserve the right to do so at any time, including prior to the advertised closing date

 

Our Benefits

 

  • Join the World's Leading Wind Energy Solutions Provider
  • Excellent Career Development opportunities both Nationally and Globally
  • A workplace that embraces Diversity and Inclusion
  • Flexible workplace arrangements
  • 13 weeks Paid Primary Carers Leave
  • 3 weeks Paid Secondary Carers Leave
  • Employee Assistance Program

 

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 specialize in designing, manufacturing, installing, and servicing wind turbines, both onshore and offshore. 
Across the globe, we have installed more wind power than our competitors in the renewable energy arena. We consider ourselves forerunners within the industry, as Vestas continuously aims 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, Vestas has an unmatched history demonstrating our expertise within the field. 
With 29,000 employees globally, Vestas is 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, and gives 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.