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Vestas Northern and Central Europe is a sales business unit covering Scandinavia, Finland, Celtic, Poland, the Baltics, Germany, Benelux as well as Eastern Europe, with our Finnish headquarter in Vaasa and warehouses on several locations across Finland. We are responsible for the sales function, project, installation, and service of wind farms throughout these regions.
The Service Department is responsible for service and maintenance of the wind farms within Scandinavia. Vestas Northern and Central Europe aim to be the No. 1 performing business unit within Vestas, not only in modern energy, but also in employee and customer satisfaction. With these aspirations, a service technician holds an important role as the frontline of our service agreements, taking care of the customers' turbines. In this role you get to work in an exciting industry in a team of highly engaged employees.
We are currently looking for a new service technician for the wind farms near Ylivieska, who will be part of the service team responsible for service and maintenance of the wind turbines in the area. If you have a positive attitude and enjoy working in teams, you are the one we are looking for. The service places high demand on accuracy and professionalism as we are extremely careful that our service work is performed with the highest quality and safety. To achieve goals fully with the tasks, we believe that you are a person who has good knowledge of electricity and / or mechanics, is service-oriented and business-like.
Your responsibilities will include:
Electrical and mechanical troubleshooting and repairs
Service and maintenance according to agreement, as well as carrying out a diversity of check-ups, repairs, and replacement activities of turbine components
Frictionless 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 SAP
On the professional level, we believe you have:
Degree within either electricity, automation, or mechanics
Work experience within electricity, automation, or mechanics. You are also eager to develop your skills within these areas
Fluency in Finnish and good knowledge in English is required, as this is the corporate language
Computer knowledge is required, as the tasks includes regular reporting and communication through various systems
On the personal level we believe you are:
Motivated by teamwork, communication with other parts of the organization as well as being service-minded
Structured and independent
Flexible, as unplanned overtime can occur, and some travelling is to be expected
Good physical condition and can handle heavy lifts and work in heights
High level of safety awareness
The service involves some travellers with overnight stays for various further education and assistance in other areas. For this service, therefore, high flexibility in terms of travel and working hours is an absolute requirement.
A requirement for obtaining employment is an approved mast and pole certificate, which consists of a load ECG and medical examination performed during the recruitment process.What we offer
Our employees are our valuable asset. In addition to an attractive salary and benefits, such as wellness grants and quick access to specialized healthcare, we invest in your development. After a thorough introductory course, we offer continuous development of your skills with a well-established training program. You get to work in a team with great diversity and motivated service technicians, in a stimulating environment in a fast-growing international company where good communication and structure are the key to good results. As Vestas works for a gender-equal workplace, we welcome female as well as male applicants.Additional information
The service is based out of our warehouse in Ylivieska.
The last day to apply is 21st March 2022 but we process received applications on an ongoing basis, so do not wait with yours.
For further information about the position, please contact team leader Matti Tienhaara on phone (35) 8406360396.
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.
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