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Technical Writer

Requisition ID:  16178

Leça do Balio, Grande Porto, PT

Work experience:  Professional
Type of position:  Full-Time


Vestas Factory

Technical Writer 
PT, Porto | Professional | Full-Time 
| ID: 16178 

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Service > Global Service Operations > Technical Documentation
The V-SPI Tech Doc department is part of Vestas Service Product Industrialization and is responsible for creation and maintenance of service documentation within Vestas. This includes documentation for Vestas and Multibrand turbines. The VSS Tech Doc department creates and maintains, among others, service work instructions, service inspection instructions and forms as well as electronic documents. The department consists of several internal writers, drawers and language reviewers based in Germany, India and the US. The department works closely together with service engineers and operational engineers.



  • Creating and maintaining service documentation such as work instructions based on technical input from engineers.



  • Bachelor or Master's degree in technical documentation, alternatively BSC in mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, wind energy or similar with additional education in technical documentation/technical writing  
  • Advanced level of Technical English incl. Simplified Technical English (STE)
  • Excellent knowledge of MS Office (Word, Excel), PTC windchill/PDM Link, Arbortext Editor and XML
  • Experience with SAP
  • Advanced skills in picture editing (Photoshop, Illustrator)



  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good background in mechanical and electrical engineering, esp. in wind energy technology
  • Experience in creation of work instructions
  • Good self-organisational skills and independent working style
  • Willingness to work in an international team with different cultures and with external consultants


What We Offer

  • Exciting job in an international team and in an international environment
  • Hands-on work on the service documentation of many different turbine types.

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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