North & Central Europe > Service Operations Nordic > Special Task
Vestas Northern & West Europe is a sales business unit covering Scandinavia, Finland & Celtic. We are responsible for the sales, installation and service of wind farms throughout these regions. We aim to be the No. 1 performing business unit within Vestas, and we aim to make Vestas Northern and West & Europe the best place to work.
The Service department is responsible for service and maintenance of the wind farms within North and West Europe. The department has an open and informal culture, where teamwork and good communication is the key to our growth. You will have the opportunity to work in an exciting industry and in a team of highly motivated employees.
Right now, we're expanding with more turbines in the Nordic countries and need to meet this need additional Special Task Technicians in Special task department.
Special Task is responsible for the latest technology and the new initiatives in service to build and share the competence within Service. We have in addition to our regular tasks in the Nordic countries also the responsibility to support our Special Task colleagues elsewhere in the region.
In this position you will be a part of our Special Task team. You will have an important role in delivering services and solutions that fulfills our customers' expectations.
Your primarily tasks will be:
Work with replacement and reparations of main components
Secure that Vestas procedures and instructions are followed, especially in relation to safety rules and policies
Continuously give input and ideas to improvements on technical documentation, work instructions and certification processes
Perform special tasks (up tower repairs, main component replacements, etc.)
As Special Task technicians you might come from various industries and areas of work. We provide the necessary training to become an expert in our field. We, therefore, hope that you possess the following professional competencies:
Qualified mechanical backgrounds
Solid experience with heavy or large mechanical components
High level of safety awareness
Fluency in English, good communication skills in another Nordic language
Driver’s license B2
Motivated by teamwork and a positive mindset
Structured, independent & resourceful in order to solve issues even when no support is available
Flexible, as the position requires travelling and unplanned overtime may occur
Good physical condition and ability to handle heavy lifts and work in heights
High level of safety awareness
What we offer
We offer a thorough training to ensure you have all the information you need to have about Vestas, our products and safety, followed by hands-on practical experience where you will work together with some of our experienced team members.
Furthermore, this position offers freedom with responsibility in a stimulating environment of a fast-growing international company. Apart from that we will offer you an attractive salary, an attractive benefits package and an extensive education plan for your professional development.
Position: This position is a full-time employment.
Work Location: The Nordic countries & the UK.
Application deadline: 15th of May 2022. We reserve the right to remove this job posting if the right candidate is found before the application deadline. Moreover, we reserve the right to extend the deadline if the right candidate has not been found.
Start date: Latest the 1st of July 2022 or after mutual agreement.
Contact information: If you have any questions concerning the job, please reach out to Team Leader Andreas Johansson on +46 76 1132 731
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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